The Fall 2021 Scene Study Class meets for eight sessions on:
Mondays, 8/16/21 - 10/4/21, 7:00-9:30 p.m.
In this class, students will explore character, rehearse, and present scenes via the Michael Chekhov Technique and its vibrant, effective, highly physical toolkit, as well as other techniques and tools. The class meets for eight weeks each session and is expected to be an ongoing class for the serious actor. The class is leveled to the learners so the students may be a mix of experience levels from Intermediate to Advanced/Professional. More experienced actors will be challenged at a higher level than newer actors. To enroll in the course, you should have at least had basic courses in acting fundamentals, as you’ll need to understand concepts like goals, obstacles, and tactics to proceed in the course effectively.
Each week, actors will work with a different tool, though certain tools may spread out over more classes as the needs of the students require. Each tool will be explored via in-class exercises, lecture, discussion, and scene work, and the 8-week session will culminate in a showcase of the in-class scenes and actor pairings.
Students should arrive at each class dressed to move (ie, workout or dance wear) and bring a notebook and a pencil to every class.
KC Studio strictly adheres to CDC Guidelines for preventing the spread of COVID-19. All students who register for in-person classes must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 at least two weeks prior to the start of classes.
All students must:
- provide official, government-issued proof of vaccination in the form of a vaccination card to be allowed to attend classes,
- correctly wear (covering mouth and nose) a face covering when inside the CUMC building,
- remain at least six feet (or 2 meters) away from all others while in class or gathering on the CUMC campus,
- correctly wash and/or sanitize their hands frequently and always after coughing, sneezing, touching one's face, shaking hands, or using restroom facilities while attending classes.
Those who are unvaccinated due to health conditions or personal choice are invited to avail themselves of online private coaching. See our website for more info.