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Advanced Scene Study

Audition required, pre-requisites Script Analysis & Foundations of Acting: Scene Study, 18+

  • Started Mar 17
  • 375 US dollars
  • Old Poole Road

Service Description

In this challenging, conservatory style course, actors will develop strong rehearsal methods, increase their range, directability, individuality and artistic courage through the practice of creative freedom in solo exercises and scenes from award-winning plays. Every 6 weeks, actors will be assigned one advanced solo exercise and one scene to analyse, rehearse, workshop, and present. This class is suitable for actors with at least three professional credits or one year of consistent Stanislavski and Meisner based training. At the end of the course, all scenes will be performed as part of a Scene Study Showcase at NC State University. Audition or instructor approval required. Please send a link to your previous work or WeTransfer a self-taped scene to About the instructor: Bronwen Carson is an award-winning writer and generative director. She’s a New York International Fringe Festival Excellence in Directing award recipient (April’s Fool), a member of the 2023-24 playwriting cohort at The Dramatist’s Guild, recipient of the 2023 Goddard Engaged Artist Grant, the 2022 Unleash Press Book Award, and the 2021 Rona Jaffe Breadloaf Scholar Award. Her debut novel, Magpie, published in March 2023 (Unleash Press) is currently nominated for the National Book Award and the PEN/Hemingway Award. She’s a two-time Drama League generative writer-director finalist and her work has been supported by The Director's Lab at The Actors Studio, Sarasvati Creative Space, Irondale, The Ross Foundation, The Rona Jaffe Award, NY Int’l Fringe Festival, The Ailey Center, Skirball, The Watt Family Foundation, Meetinghouse Literary Journal, Unleash Press, TÉA Artistry, Duke Films, GRASP, The Private Theatre, The Dramatist’s Guild, and The Sundance Institute. Her next film, Has Anyone Seen Bill?, shoots in North Carolina in January 2024. SDC, SAG-AFTRA, AG.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

Due to the uncertain nature of sickness & travel, we cannot offer refunds or prorated class rates. However, we are happy to offer class credits for entire missed sessions or workshops. Prorated class credits may be given on a case-to-case basis if the student has missed at least half of the classes in a session.

Contact Details

  • 5311 Old Poole Road, Raleigh, NC, USA

    (984) 205-1182

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