Course at a Glance

February 5 to March 12
Sunnybrae Performing Arts Center for Education, Arcata

Acting Up: The Fundamentals of Acting


Course Description:

Have you ever wanted to act, but been afraid to try? Or do you simply want to improve your acting technique? Explore acting techniques using both improvisation and written text. This class is ideally suited for beginning and intermediate actors, and will draw upon your life experience. Increase your confidence and ability in this safe, playful environment as you use improvisation, character development, scene work, and your life experience.

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Start Date: 2/5/2018
End Date: 3/12/2018
Day of week: Monday
Cost: $70.00
Course ID: 27113


About the Instructor

Julie Eccles-Benson

Julie Eccles-Benson is a professional actor and theatre educator. She has worked as an actor for American Conservatory Theatre, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, the California Shakespeare Theatre, and many other theaters throughout the United States. Her teaching credits include the California Shakespeare Theatre, Colorado College, and currently at Humboldt Light Opera Company.