The Shakespeare Theatre Academy




For more information on Fall classes, please call 973-408-5600.

See the Star Ledger feature article on The Shakespeare Theatre Academy.














  TEEN SHAKESPEARE SCENE STUDY (ages 14-18)
From text analysis and speech work to engaging in the "deliciousness of language" and physical characterization, this eight-week course explores some of Shakespeare's most popular scenes and sonnets, taking students through the actor's approach to Shakespeare.

Session 1:
Wednesdays
, 5:45 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. (8 Sessions)
March 12 - April 30, 2014
3/12, 3/19, 3/26, 4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30

Session 2:
Saturdays
, 10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. (8 Sessions)
March 15 - May 3, 2014
3/15, 3/22, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12, 4/19, 4/26, 5/3

Classes will be held in the Theatre’s Support Facility: 3 Vreeland Road, Florham Park.

Fee: $350 ($325 for subscribers and past students)
     






  YOUNG ACTORS WORKSHOP (ages 10-14)
Acting fundamentals are the focus of this fun and fast-paced series. Through a variety of theater games and scene work, students will focus on ensemble building and performance techniques, including voice and movement while using a variety of texts including an introduction to Shakespeare.
 
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. (8 Sessions)
March 15 - May 3, 2014
3/15, 3/22, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12, 4/19, 4/26, 5/3

Classes will be held in the Theatre’s Support Facility: 3 Vreeland Road, Florham Park.

Fee: $325 ($300 for subscribers and past students)
     










  EN GARDE!: SWORD PLAY 101 (ages 14 - 18)
The masterful craft of single sword play flashes through and enlivens so many of Shakespeare’s plays; from the impassioned and fiery fights of Romeo and Juliet and Hamlet to the comic diversions of Twelfth Night and The Comedy of Errors.  This eight-week series will cover the basics of form and safety, as well as the acting magic required to make Shakespeare’s fights come to life. 
Foils and blades will be provided during classes by the Theatre.

Saturdays, 11:30 a.m – 1:00 p.m. (8 Sessions)
March 15 - May 3, 2014
3/15, 3/22, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12, 4/19, 4/26, 5/3

Classes will be held in the Theatre’s Support Facility: 3 Vreeland Road, Florham Park.

Fee: $365 ($340 for subscribers and past students)
     



Dates subject to change.