Session:Spring 2023 Chapter: West End Location: Gayton Baptist Church Time: 6:45pm - 8:30pm Day: Tuesday Starts: 03/14 Ages: 12-18 Tuition: $245.00
"All the world's a stage!" Students will gain more acting experience by adding Classical Acting to their repertoire! Every performer should have skills in acting Shakespeare, and studying the bard’s plays will sharpen skills in both performing on stage and in academics in the classroom. Students will learn the characters, stories, and poetry that have fascinated audiences and actors alike since the 1590s. They will cover skills like script and poetry analysis, stage combat, Linklater speech and voice technique, Showcase will include scene selections and excerpts from different Shakespeare works than the fall class.
Katy Anna is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University with a BFA in Theatre Performance. After graduating, she went to London to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, where she received a certificate for Shakespearean Acting. Katy Anna is also an Elby Award winning chef, graduating from Culinard in 2015, just before giving birth to her daughter, Marlowe.
Some of her favorite theatrical roles have included "Beatrice" from Much Ado About Nothing, "Cassandra" from Agamemnon and His Daughters, "Fred" from Once Upon a Mattress, and "Slater" from Catacombs.