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ABOUT THIS MODULE

Once the actors are cast, it’s time to begin working with them to flesh out real, breathing characters full of life, depth, problems, issues and challenges.
 
In this module, you will learn how to structure rehearsals, how to conduct a table read, and what the responsibilities are of the director and actors.
 
There is a fine line between nurturing and smothering when working with actors  – know where that line is, and how to get the most our of your rehearsals.
 

IN THIS MODULE

  • 24:47 video that takes you through advanced techniques for rehearsing actors to get the performance you want
  • Complete resource guide

LEARN

  • How to conduct a table read
  • What should happen during the first rehearsal
  • What is the actor's responsibility during rehearsals
  • What is the director's responsibility during rehearsals
Very detailed. Excellent for homework assignments to let students watch at home.
 
   -  Daniel Levin,
       University of Houston
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