Red Bird Theatre & Jon Ferguson: "Press Play for Presence"

Red Bird Theatre Continuing Training Opportunity:  

Press Play for Presence with Jon Ferguson 

A practical and physical workshop exploring theatrical play and personal playfulness as a path to presence in rehearsal/creation and performance. Participants will explore what it means to be truly live in front of an audience and take away techniques for cultivating a sustained desire for and commitment to playfulness and live(ness) in themselves as theater artists / storytellers. Ideal for actors, directors and theatermakers.

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Monday, April 3
Posted March 24



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Saturday, July 9
Posted March 21

Introduction to Meisner Technique - Enrolling Now

Thursday, April 6 - Thursday, June 1, 2017

No class May 29 (Memorial Day)

Mondays and Thursdays 6:30pm to 10pm

Studio 245
900 6th Ave SE, Minneapolis

Fee $375 per student, Limited to 12 students. Students work every class.

Posted March 7

How to be a Working Actor

LA-based Working Actor, Backstage Expert, Author, Acting Coach, Casting Session Director, SAG-AFTRA Lead Educator and Conservatory Committee Member, and MN-native Shaan Sharma will be teaching an all-day on-camera acting business and craft intensive.

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Saturday, March 25
Posted March 6


The Art of Creative Storytelling with Jim Curtan

This is an interactive seminar for authors/writers, playwrights, screenwriters, directors, actors and other performers to understand universal archetypes.

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Friday, April 28
Posted March 5

Broadsword Stage Combat Classes

Do you want to look awesome?!!

Do you want to look awesome and swing a big sword?!!!


Here is your chance to receive some stage combat training in Broadsword with the availability to participate in a Skills Proficiency Test provided by the Society of American Fight Directors.

Aaron Preusse will be teaching an ongoing Broadsword Class, starting Monday March 6th, that is designed for you to drop in for just a class or two or to take part in the full testing process.

Posted March 3


Want to learn how to make original theatre? In this three hour intensive workshop, participants will learn fundamental techniques for devising daring performances using variations in the timing of seemingly simple yet consequential actions and the distances between performers, audience members, and their surroundings. Participants will leave with a concrete set of skills and exercises applicable to a variety of rehearsal, devising, and performance settings. 

Posted March 2

Voice Over Training and Coaching

Ready to get started doing voiceovers? My name is Terry Daniel and I am a 20 year veteran voice actor/coach. I have TWO openings 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 March 1

LAMDA Short Courses - train with the best in London this summer.

Applications are now open to train at the London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art (LAMDA) this summer. Full course descriptions, dates and fees for all our short courses, including our flagship 8-week LAMDA Shakespeare Summer School and our 4-week Shakespeare Short Course, are available online. Special 'early bird' pricing is available until April 1st. If you have any questions about the courses, please contact our Admissions team directly on [email protected].

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Thursday, June 15
Posted February 9

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:

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Saturday, June 18
Posted May 18

Apply Now for Puppet Lab 2017


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:

Deadline of Submission June 8, 2016, 5pm

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

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Wednesday, June 8
Posted May 13