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Foundation in Acting
August 14th to August 19th 2017

Cost:  $450 plus HST*

The Adult Summer Acting Intensives’ Foundation in Acting course offers a one-week experience of theatre school training through classes in movement, voice and acting.

The course is open to anyone 19 years and up with or without acting experience:  those considering a career in acting; educators; artists from other disciplines; or anyone who would like to experience a week of theatre school training in acting!

Applicants are asked to submit a short description of their acting experience to assist faculty in choosing appropriate material.  

Monday August 14th-Friday August 18th
Movement  10-11:30
Voice  11:40-12:40
Acting  1:40-3:40

Saturday August 19th
Warm-Up: 11-11:30
Acting:  12-2:00

Movement – Kelly Arnsby
Voice – TBA
Acting – Nick Dipchand
Program Assistant – Madeleine Jullian

Class Descriptions:
The movement classes will consist of physical training through Pilates and the work of Irene Dowd, along with a Laban based approach to movement for actors.


Through acting exercises and text, we will work on some of the fundamentals that will give participants a foundation in acting technique.   

Space is limited.
There is a maximum of 16 students in each session.

We encourage diversity and respect.  Please contact us if you would like to discuss how we could help to provide a comfortable and safe learning environment.

*Program fee will be subject to 13% HST* 
Discounts available for Ryerson Alumni