A complete ten-week introductory class in five days! Actors, educators, directors, and improvisers learn through play how to incorporate Viola Spolin’s transformative techniques into their practice. Workshops are open to beginners and experienced players. The 5-day intensive with sidecoach Aretha Sills will introduce players to the the key principles of Spolin’s revolutionary acting, directing, and teaching methods, and help them be more fully present onstage and off.
We’ll meet: Monday July 23rd through Friday July 27th, from 10am to 4pm. We’ll take an hour meal break at 1pm each day.
Location: Subud Los Angeles, 5828 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, 90036.
Workshop meets in the heart of the Miracle Mile/Mid Wilshire district of Los Angeles, right on Museum Row. Our location is steps away from LACMA, the Peterson Automotive Museum, and the La Brea Tar Pits Museum, and within short walking distance of many restaurants and other local attractions.
Tuition: $450. Returning players rate is $400. I accept checks, Venmo, and PayPal. A few sliding scale spaces are available, and I am open to payment plans. Email to discuss first. Tuition is refundable minus $50 if you cancel in writing by May 23.
Lodging and travel: Players find their own lodging, but I can put out-of-town visitors in contact with each other to discuss sharing car rentals or lodging, etc. Feel free to email me with any travel questions.
Complete details including quotes about the workshop can be found here.