Registration Open for Guthrie Theater's Adult Performance Classes

2017 Winter-Spring classes at the Guthrie now open for registration!

We've revamped our next session of classes to bring you more exciting offerings in three distinct levels: Explore (Beginner), Create (Intermediate) and Collaborate (Advanced). Whether you are an experienced artist looking to deepen your practice or hoping to dip your toes in and learn something new, classes at the Guthrie can help you develop strengths and skills that you can take anywhere.

Choose from 4-, 6- or 8-week classes including acting, voice and voiceover, improvisation, movement, dance, playwriting and more (see the full list of classe titles below or by visiting us online at  

All classes are taught by skilled Teaching Artists - experienced professionals who are enthusiastic about sharing their expertise and love for theater with you.

2017 Winter - Spring Classes

EXPLORE (Beginner)

  • Intro to Acting
  • Improvisational Mindset
  • Voice and Speech
  • Voiceover 1
  • Movement for the Actor
  • Dance 1

CREATE (Intermediate)

  • Acting: Creating a Character
  • Auditioning and the Business of Acting
  • Playwriting
  • Exploring the Text
  • Voice & Speech: Dialects
  • Voiceover 2: The Industry
  • Dance Styles: Musical Theater
  • Dance Styles: Tap Dance


  • Scene Study
  • Studio Intensive
  • Advanced Dance
  • Speaking Shakespeare
  • Playwriting: From Script to Stage

Visit to see the lineup (check back often to see what’s new). Register online, by e-mailing, or by calling 612.225.6172 today. 

Contact information

Guthrie Theater
Madeline Achen: Education Associate
(612) 225-6172
Web site

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Wednesday, May 10
Posted December 14