Tag Archives: theater

A SHAKE-UP IN THE LINE-UP

Here it is, short and sweet. Unfortunately Donna Grossman is not able to attend the Free industry workshop on the 28th of Jan. However, we are very pleased to announce that the immensely talented director Matthew Penn will be stepping … Continue reading

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THE HIGHER UP YOU GO…

Often a student will say, usually after a not so good audition, “What is wrong with these people?” “That director, what a jerk!” Or, “I can’t believe she was so rude.” I’m always quick to say, “Hey, there are a … Continue reading

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What I want is you.

One of the best pieces of acting advice I ever received happened in an agent’s office. I had been in New York just a few months when I managed to get an appointment with J. Michael Bloom. At the time, … Continue reading

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Finding the Humor in Our Roles

What is one of the biggest obstacles that prevents us from discovering the truth about our characters? There are several answers to that question but the one we’re going to focus on for the next two articles is about finding … Continue reading

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Kimberly Graham is coming!!

Kimberly is going to be our next guest instructor. The invitations to her workshop will go out on the 15th of May at 12 noon. To be eligible to these workshops you need to either be a current or former … Continue reading

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SEEING WITH NEW EYES

“I didn’t see that in the scene. How did you see that?” is a question I often hear after critiquing an actor’s work. They’re even more astonished when they discover I’m not familiar with the scene. “Yes, I see it … Continue reading

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WHAT ARE YOU TELLING THE UNIVERSE?

Reader alert. There’s a spiritual aspect to this post. If that stuff bothers you, if you don’t believe in it, then stop reading now. Okay, for the rest of us. What are you telling the universe? What messages are you … Continue reading

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