Introducing... Macbeth - Ages 13-17
Shakespearean Acting Class
Let's take a look at one of Shakespeare's tragic heroes: Macbeth. After a prophecy that he would become king, Scottish lord, Macbeth, is inspired to steal the throne. At the urging of his wife, Lady Macbeth, he murders the current king and finds himself elevated to kingly power. But he is forever haunted by what he has done... and before long, it all catches up with him...
In this fabulous three-session class, you'll get to explore all the drama of this classic tale. You'll find out more about:
- the key characters in the story
- the themes of the play
- the key passages, quotes and monologues
Not only that, you'll be able to rehearse and perform some of the scenes with other actors in your class. You'll learn about
- Acting in a Shakespearean work
- Acting technique
- Conveying emotion and suspenseas an actor.
To participate, no previous experience with Shakespeare is necessary! - We'll start from the beginning. And if you already know you love Shakespeare, you're going to have a ball in this amazing acting class.
Three 1.5 hour sessions