The Next Stage Ensemble






During the ten weeks of the program, Next Stagers receive focused classes and coaching from The Shakespeare Theatre’s highly experienced faculty, education and artistic staff in specially crafted classes, master classes and workshops. Each week, the Ensemble will explore topics that will continue their development both as artists and working professionals in today’s arena.

CLASSES meet throughout the week around rehearsal hours, and auxiliary classes, workshops, and master classes are scheduled throughout the summer.  Regularly scheduled weekly classes include:
-Movement for the Actor -Voice/Speech
-Text Analysis -Stage Combat

Auxiliary sessions and master class topics have included:
-Headshot/Resume Preparation -Audition Techniques
-Social Media & The Theatre Artist -Understanding the Actors’ Union
-Ensemble Techniques -Agents: What, When, Why, & How
-Clowning / Comedy and more


FACULTY bios are available here.