Acting is a craft: Teen actors will participate in this intensive 3 week workshop giving them a glimpse at the discipline and the developing skills in theatrical training, auditioning, and putting on a mini workshop performance.
Sessions will include basics of theatre, brain games, physical and vocal warm-ups, improvisation, simple text, scene work, and rehearsals. Session will end with a theatrical performance for friends, family, and local industry professionals. A fun filled acting workshop young teen actors will not only learn acting techniques, but these same techniques will help them become a powerful, successful force in the world, by learning to become secure in their own individuality. This workshop will also help to broaden the young actors own personal communication skills.
Class meets Mondays & Wednesdays from 3:30-5:30 pm
Dates: Dec. 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, and 18
About the Instructor:
Gilmore Rizzo is a theatre workshop professor for 30 years. Teaching to actors from age 5 to age 87. He was the 2017 -2018 TEACHER OF THE YEAR for theatrical Arts in the Tools4Tomorrow program here in the Coachella Valley. He is an award winning musical theatre and cabaret performer. Two time Best Male Cabaret Artist Broadway World Award Nominee. On television Gilmore was seen as Tony for 8 1/2 years recurring on the EMMY Award winning series Murphy Brown. Guest appearances on Roseanne, Matlock, Step By Step, Ellen, The Finelli Boys, Murder She Wrote, Living In Captivity. Also a freelance television producer for HGTV, A&E, SOAPnet, E!, The Discovery Channel, and Bravo. On stage he was seen playing James Skimmer in Walt Disney’s El Capitan Theater original production of PAZZAZZ!, co-starring JoAnne Worley & Adam Wylie, and has toured the west coast withf his own cabaret shows “That’s Amore! An American Italian Songbook” and The BubbleGum’s Anonymous hit “Chew On This!”.
To sign up for classes, please call the Box Office at 760-296-2966
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