Just Announced: Stage Combat workshop

Check out all of these fall workshops still to come at Acorn:

Auditioning Techinques for Commercials and Cold Reads
taught by Jared Culverhouse
Saturday, October 14 from 1 to 4pm – $35

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Stage Combat for Everyone
taught by Max Waszak
Saturday, November 18 from 10am to 2pm – $40

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Creative Ownership Inside Shakespeare: Devising Your Path as an Artist
taught by Christopher Beaulieu
Friday, December 15 from 6 to 9pm
Saturday, December 16 and Sunday, December 17 from 10am to 4pm – $250

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Naked Shakespeare opens new season with “ShapeShifters”


adapted and directed by Michael Levine

 featuring scenes from King Lear, Love’s Labour’s Lost, Measure for Measure, The Merchant of Venice, and Twelfth Night

Preview performance – Thursday, October 5 at 7pm

First Friday October 6 at 7pm
(free – $10 suggested donation)

Both shows in The Ballroom at Mechanics Hall

Special additional performance!

Monday, October 9 at 7pm at the Portland House of Music
($10 all ages)

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Fall Acting Classes and Workshops

AcornAcademycolorTake your first steps into the world of performance, or learn more about an aspect of your craft in one of our fall offerings!

Classes (all run for 8 weeks unless otherwise specified)

Acting for Ordinary People
The Uta Hagen Technique
Shakespeare Conservatory: Creating Character & Context – Sonnets in Performance
Scene Study
Crafting a One Act Play

Workshops (run on date(s) listed)

The Grounded Fighter (9/16)
Intro to Viewpoints (9/30 and 10/1)
Audition Techniques for Commercials and Cold Reads (10/14)
The Grounded Fighter (9/16)