Studio Intensive: Devising the Story with Jon Ferguson

Join theater maker, Jon Ferguson for a 4 week course on devising - the process of creating a new piece of theater as an ensemble. Great for actors and directors with an interest in creating new work, this course will provide tools and strategies to build an ensemble and create a space of experimentation and play. 

Class Details: 

Creating from Scratch: Devising the Story 

Mondays and Wednesdays, May 7 – June 4 • 4 weeks
6:30-9:30 p.m. • $300 (plus a $3 handling fee)
Instructor: Jon Ferguson

Posted April 23

Guthrie Master Class with Visiting Artist Zachary Fine - Playfulness and Presence on the Stage

Playfulness, Presence and Clown - A 2-Day Workshop

Monday and Tuesday, May 14 – 15
11 a.m. – 4 p.m. • $150 (plus $3 handling fee)
Visiting Artist: Zachary Fine

Posted April 20

Musical Theater Dance Intensive! Ages 10-15

COLLIDE THEATRICAL returns with their popular SUMMER JAZZ DANCE INTENSIVE!  

June 18-22 9:30-3:30pm Ages 10-15 

At the historic Ritz Theater in Northeast Minneapolis. -345 13th Ave NE Mpls

Posted April 10

Guthrie Master Class: The Shakespearean Sonnet - Working with Heightened Language

Join Actor and Teaching Artist, Raye Birk for one night only master class focused on strengthening an actors tool kit and approach to working with heightened text through the exploration of Shakespearean Sonnets. 

The Shakespearean Sonnet: Working with Heigthened Text

Monday, May 14 |  6:30-9:30 p.m. 

Posted April 6

Spring Voiceover Training Courses

Do you have a great voice? Let's work together this Spring! My name is Terry Daniel and I am a 20 year veteran voice actor/coach. I have THREE openings remaining in my voiceover beginner's course. They will fill quickly so if you're passionate about getting into voiceovers and willing to work hard on your craft, please email me ASAP. You can also message me via Facebook as well! Click here to do that now!

Posted April 4

Workshop - Character through Embodiment

Want to learn how to make original theatre? In this one day intensive workshop, participants will learn fundamental techniques for devising unique and daring performances by taking inspiration from nature, architecture, visual art, and each other.

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Saturday, April 28
Posted March 30

The Self Sufficient Actor- with Karen Weber

THE SELF-SUFFICIENT ACTOR 

You've booked the role...so, now what?

Learn how to create a deep, nuanced, and fully-integrated performance while becoming a more resilient artist.

Posted March 30

Prop Throw Down at TRP!

Saturday, April 28, 1:00 – 4:30 pm

Do you love making props just for the fun of it? Sign up for TRP's Prop Throw Down Challenge! Participants will be assigned a prop when they arrive and have 3 hours to build it. Maximum of 9 participants, so sign up quickly! To register, go to: http://www.theatreintheround.org/opportunities/workshops-seminars/ 

Posted March 27

Studio Intensive: 8 week Scene Study with Candace Barrett Birk

Join local actor and theater maker, Candace Barret Birk for an advanced level studio intensive at the Guthrie Theater. This 8 week scene study class will give actors the opportunity to dive deep into a two person scene and refine an auditioning monologue while exploring a variety of approaches to character and scene work. MN Playlist visitors can recieve a special 20% off discount using the promo code EDUFRIEND.  

Posted March 26

Meisner Technique Summer Intensive

Spend your summer working intensively on your acting craft!

Twin Cities Meisner Training will be offering the Summer Meisner Technique Intensive taught by Rich Remedios. Level 1 will run June 11-26 (full schedule below). Level 2 will run July 9-24 (full schedule below)

Fee is $375 per student, per level. Each level is limited to 12 students. Attendance to all class meetings in addition to rehearsals outside of class is expected.

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Friday, June 1
Posted March 19

Nautilus Music-Theater: PERFORMER DEVELOPMENT THIS SUMMER!

THE 2018 WESLEY BALK OPERA/MUSIC-THEATER INSTITUTE

Professional Development for Singer-Actors, Directors, and Coaches

JUNE 24 TO JULY 14, 2018 
on the campus of Augsburg College
Minneapolis-St Paul, MN

 
Now in its fortieth year, the Institute builds upon the basic skills of singing, acting, and moving, and unifies these essential musical and theatrical components into integrated performance. 

Respond by
Friday, May 4
Posted February 12

Playground of the Strange and Beautiful

Looking for an entry-point into the wild world of “devised theatre”? Or are you a devised theatre-maker who wants to keep at the top of your creative game?

Playground of the Strange and Beautiful is a drop-in devised theatre workout for seasoned creatives, curious beginners, and all points in between. Even if you fancy yourself a playwright or director who wants to incorporate ensemble creation into your work, there is a place for you amidst the adventure!

Posted August 29

Master Class: Musical Theatre/Tap Dance Audition Prep

Musical Theatre and Tap Dance Audition Prep MASTER CLASS

Where: Park Square Theatre (Thrust Rehearsal Hall)

When: Saturday, June 18th from 9am-12 Noon

  • 9:00-10:30 - Musical Theatre
  • 10:30-12:00 - Tap

In 3 hours, you will learn:

Respond by
Saturday, June 18
Posted May 18

Apply Now for Puppet Lab 2017

ATTN EMERGING ARTISTS!

We are now accepting applications for In the Heart of the Beast's 2017 Puppet Lab.

Our emerging artist incubator facilitated by Alison Heimstead is back, and celebrating 5 years of radical, genre-expanding, boundary-pushing work.

Applications for Puppet Lab 2017 can be downloaded at: http://hobt.org/get-involved/puppet-lab/

Deadline of Submission June 8, 2016, 5pm

Drop in for proposal feedback will be June 6, 2016 11am-3pm

Respond by
Wednesday, June 8
Posted May 13