Advanced Scene Study

7 Sessions

Mondays 6:30pm-9:30pm

Instructor: Fred Sullivan Jr.

Tuition: $350

This is a class for experienced actors intending to better their skills, push their own boundaries, break old habits and be engaged in some very demanding scene work.  Previous work either on stage or in scene study classes with Mr. Sullivan Jr. is a prerequisite and admission is subject to approval by the instructor. This class culminates in a showcase evening of your rehearsed work. Learn by doing. Rehearsal outside of class time is required. Please prepare a monologue for the first day of class. This class is not suitable for beginners.

Comedy Scene Study

May 18 - June 29

7 Sessions

Mondays 6:30pm-9:30pm

Instructor: Fred Sullivan Jr.

Tuition: $350

 

Bring the funny.  Learn strategies and techniques of acting in a comedic scene or play. This class is formatted for actors of varying levels of experience through partnered scene work. Exciting contemporary plays and scenes suited to individual student needs will be rehearsed focusing on the nuts and bolts of comedy from text-analysis to developing on your feet verbal and physical timing. This class culminates in a showcase evening of rehearsed work. Learn by doing. Rehearsal outside of class time is required. Please prepare a monologue for the first day of class.

Introduction to Acting

May 19-June 23

6 Sessions

Tuesdays 6:30pm-9:30pm

Instructor: Steve Kidd

Tuition: $270

Explore the techniques and vocabulary essential to understanding the craft of creating a performance through basic improvisation, monologue work and scene study. This class is open to raw beginners who are curious about theater and performance skills—or those who are simply interested in discussing acting through more informed eyes. Learn by doing. This class will not culminate in a final showcase but rather build skills week by week which can be applied to future classes.

Fill out the GSI Intern Application. Applications will be looked at and considered on a first come, first serve basis. Summer internships are offered from June to early August and follow our camp schedule.

THIS SPRING IN THE STUDIO

GAMM SUMMER INTENSIVE

Gamm Summer Intensive (GSI) is a professional theater training program for high- school students focused on studying and performing Shakespeare. It is for serious young actors looking to expand their skills in a professional setting, with high goals and expectations. Campers attend rigorous daily rehearsals, participate in workshops taught by working theater professionals in various fields, and perform in two Shakespeare productions.

GSI is by audition only. To schedule a ten minute audition please email Kate Hanson at kate@gammtheatre.org. Students should prepare a 3-5 minute classical monologue to be performed at the audition and bring a head shot and resume (if available). Students will be notified by email regarding their acceptance to the program within the month following their audition.​Scholarships are available through our PLAY program.

GSI is also a training program for college-aged interns looking to explore the craft of directing, costume design, dramaturgy, or theater education in a professional theatre setting. Staff members receive hands-on experience with the theater arts through a fun and intense internship. Visit here to apply.

 

GSI Camp Dates:

June 24th-July 22nd 

Monday through Friday 

10am-5pm

 

GSI Performances: 

July 18th, 7pm (Hamlet)

July 19th, 7pm (Much Ado)

July 20th, 2pm and 7pm (Much Ado & Hamlet)

July 21st, 2pm and 7pm (Hamlet & Much Ado)

GAMM SUMMER YOUTH

Gamm Summer Youth is for students entering grades 3-5 who are interested in exploring the art of performance creation in a fun and supportive environment. This summer program will focus on basic theater skills while emphasizing creativity, enjoyment and personal growth. Over the week-long program young actors will expand their skills in a professional setting through activities such as mime, creative movement, set-design, improvisation and role playing which will develop individuality and group cooperation and result in a final performance for family and peers.  Scholarships are available.

GAMM SUMMER INTENSIVE AUDITIONS

Click here to learn more about our theater training program for high school students. Auditions are March 29 or May 5. Reserve a 10-minute audition slot by contacting Kate Hanson at kate@gammtheatre.org or 401.723.4266 ext. 122.

TEEN TECH TEAM: Join our Teen Tech Team to learn what happens backstage at a professional theater. Team members will be on call to help hang and focus lighting equipment, build and dismantle sets (a.k.a. strike), and other projects as needed. Learn how to safely handle and use tools, organize props and costumes, and get a behind-the-scene look at how plays are made!

Email Susie Schutt at susie@gammtheatre.org or (401) 723-4266 ext. 121 for details.

 SPRING 2019

Comedy Scene Study
May 27-June 24
7 sessions: 6 classes & 1 private session to be scheduled with the instructor
Mondays 6:30pm-9:30pm

Instructor:  Fred Sullivan Jr.  

Tuition: $360


Bring the funny.  Learn strategies and techniques of acting in a comedic scene or play. This class is formatted for actors of varying levels of experience through partnered scene work. Exciting contemporary plays and scenes suited to individual student needs will be rehearsed focusing on the nuts and bolts of comedy from text-analysis to developing on your feet verbal and physical timing. This class culminates in a showcase evening of rehearsed work. Learn by doing. Rehearsal outside of class time is required. *Class size limited to 12 students.  

  REGISTER HERE  

 

ONE TIME ONLY!

GSI Internships for College Students

College students are invited to apply to be intern instructors for our summer acting camp. Interns are mentored by professionals in their field. Please fill out an application and send it in with a cover letter and resume. Click here for more information. Application Deadline: March 21st, 2014. We are no longer accepting applications. All positions have been filled.

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