This course will introduce students to the fundamentals of the creative process of acting. It will focus on developing and training the actor’s instrument. Through structured exercises and performance projects, the student will develop skills in relaxation and concentration, voice and movement, and script analysis. Students will also acquire basic theatre terminology, sharpen their observation skills, and gain an understanding of the rehearsal process. The course will culminate in the final presentation of a scene from a contemporary play.
Fall or Spring semester