Fall 2017 Classes at the Guthrie

Fall 2017 classes are open for registration with an Early Bird Discount of 30% off all classes if you register by Friday, August 25!

This season offers new experiences with guest artists as well as focused tracts that allow students to explore specific skill sets in a deeper way by offering two to three levels of classes within each tract. Focus areas include Voice for the Actor, Musical Theater, Movement, Acting and Voiceover.

Classes are taught by Guthrie Teaching Artists - professional artists who are enthusiastic about sharing their craft and love for theater. Check back often as more classes will be added including one- to two-day Masterclasses.

To register and for more details including class descriptions, fees, and teaching artists visit us online!



Acting: Movement for the Actor: Sundays, August 13 - September 7, 2017, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Instructor: Jon Ferguson                          

Acting: Intro to Acting: Sundays, September 3-24, 2017 (Instructor: Laura Esping) or Mondays, September 11 – October 2, 2017 (Instructor: Michelle Hutchison)

Voice/Acting: Intro to Voice & Speech: Tuesdays, September 5-26, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Instructor: Mira Kehoe

Voice/Musical Theater: Intro to Singing: Sundays, September 10-October 15, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Instructor: Betsy Benjamin

Voiceover: Intro to Voiceover: Mondays, September 11 – October 2, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Instructor: Jim Cada

Professional Development: Presentation & Communication Skills: Wednesdays, June 7-28, 2017

Intro to Theater: The Role of the Audience: Wednesdays, October 25-November 15, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Instructor: Jay Eisenberg

Professional Development: Improvisational Mindset: Tuesdays, November 14-December 5, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Instructor: Jim Robinson


Acting: Movement for the Actor 2: Thursdays, September 14-October 19, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Instructor: Karim Muasher

Acting: Creating a Character: Mondays, October 2-November 6 (Instructor: Laura Esping) or Mondays, October 9-November 13, 2017 (Instructor Michelle Hutchison), 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Voiceover 2: The Industry: Mondays, October 9-November 13, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Voice/Acting: Voice and Speech 2: Tuesdays, October 3-November 7, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Instructor: Mira Kehoe

Dance/Musical Theater: Auditioning: Mondays, October 9-November 13, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Instructor: Shinah Brashears

Acting: Auditioning and the Business of Acting: Sundays, October 8 – November 12, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Instructor: Shirley Venard

Acting: Scene Study: Mondays, November 13-December 18, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Instructor: Stuart Gates


Acting: Studio Intensive: Tuesdays, August 29-October 17, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Instructor: Suzanne Warmanen

Acting: Studio Intensive 2: Sundays & Wednesdays, November 12-December 10 (no class 11/22) 6:30-9:30 p.m. Instructor: Candace Barrett Birk

Voice/Acting: Speaking Shakespeare: Tuesdays, November 14-December, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Instructor: Mira Kehoe

Check back often for new classes. Click here to learn more and to register online! For questions email [email protected] or call 612-225-6134.

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Lauren Anderson
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Posted August 4