Free Workshop – Discovering the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 02/28/15 – Chicago, IL

Event Free Workshop – Discovering the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique When Saturday, February 28, 2015 10:00am – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoYou are invited to a FREE WORKSHOP Discover the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique Saturday, February 28, 2015 10 AM-12:30 PM Workshop Venue:
Chekhov Studio Chicago atThe Christian Community Church
2135 W Wilson, Chicago, IL 60657

Sign up by emailing us at Chekhov Studio Chicago – info@movingdock.org

If you are an actor, singing actor, theatre teacher, or director curious about the
Michael Chekhov Acting Technique this is a great opportunity for you to try it out!
Chekhov Teaching Artist, Dawn Arnold, will introduce you to Chekhov’s inspired
ideas about the actor’s creative process and how a Chekhov class works. You will
be introduced to the tools of the Chekhov Technique while working on yourself as
an actor and working on a character from a play or film. You may participate or
observe.

Dawn Arnold is Artistic Director of The Moving Dock Theatre Company and
founder of Chekhov Studio Chicago. She is on the faculty of the Michael Chekhov
Association (MICHA) and Michael Chekhov Acting Studio New York, and a guest
Teaching Artist bringing the Chekhov Technique to colleges, schools, and theatre
companies.
Join us for an active session of on your feet exploration, art, and fun! Experience
the Chekhov Technique, ask questions, and find out more about our workshops
and classes at Chekhov Studio Chicago.

For more informations visit http://www.movingdock.org/site/workshops-and-events/

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Six Week Class Michael Chekhov Acting Technique – Characterization – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 02/24/15 – Chicago, IL

Event Six Week Class Michael Chekhov Acting Technique – Characterization When Tuesday, February 24, 2015 7:00pm – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoMichael Chekhov Acting Technique II – Characterization February 24 – March 31, 2015 Tuesday evenings 7-9:30 PM Following the work in the Essentials class, we will focus on how to create dynamic characters, working with the imagination and Chekhov’s tools, developing a character and working on short scenes. A perfect class for developing a role you are preparing for a show or audition.

Workshops and classes are taught by Dawn Arnold, Certified Michael Chekhov Teaching Artist and assisted by Alicia Hall.

Class fee: $240/ $180 Studio Members* Pay Plan available.
*Purchase a Studio Member Card and enjoy discounted fees for a year.

For more information:
http://www.movingdock.org/site/workshops-and-events/​
To register, email us at
info@movingdock.org​

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Six Week Class Michael Chekhov Acting Technique – Monologues – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 01/26/15 – Chicago, IL

Event Six Week Class Michael Chekhov Acting Technique – Monologues When Monday, January 26, 2015 7:00pm – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoMichael Chekhov Acting Technique III – Monologues January 26 – March 2, 2015 Monday evenings 7-9:30 PM A continued exploration of the technique, focused on developing monologues. Of course you need them for auditions, but monologues are so much more. We will choose and then delve into monologues from theatre, film, or other sources, creating “little works of art” and gaining confidence in performing them.
The class is taught by Dawn Arnold, Certified Michael Chekhov Teaching Artist and assisted by Alicia Hall.

Previous study of Chekhov Technique required for this class.

Class fee: $240/ $180 Studio Members* Pay Plan available.
*Purchase a Studio Member Card and enjoy discounted fees for a year.

For more information:
http://www.movingdock.org/site/workshops-and-events/​
To register, email us at
info@movingdock.org​

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Six Week Class – Michael Chekhov Acting Technique Essentials – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 01/06/15 – Chicago, IL

Event Six Week Class – Michael Chekhov Acting Technique Essentials When Tuesday, January 6, 2015 7:00pm – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoWinter 2015 Six Week Session – Essentials January 6 – February 10, 2015 Tuesday evenings 7-9:30 PM Begin your study of the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique with this six week class taught by Artistic Director, Dawn Arnold and assisted by Alicia Hall. We will cover the essential tools of the Chekhov Technique as found in Chekhov’s book, To The Actor.

- Study the dynamic principles of the technique while exploring effective tools for the actor: qualities, energies (inner action), sensations, rhythms, gestures, centers, and more.

- Develop your instrument – body and voice – finding ease, movement ability, creative freedom and focus.

- Learn Chekhov’s creative, improvisational process for exploring and developing a role.

All our continuing classes and special workshops are built on this foundational course. Continuing students can take this course again to refresh their grasp of the principles and gain mastery.

Fee: $240/ $180 Studio Members*
Pay Plan available. Ask when registering.
http://www.movingdock.org/site/workshops-and-events/
Email the Studio at info@movingdock.org to register.

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Weekend Intensive Workshop in Chekhov Technique – Leaps of Imagination – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 12/05/14 – Chicago, IL

Event Weekend Intensive Workshop in Chekhov Technique – Leaps of Imagination When Friday, December 5, 2014 7:00pm – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoWeekend Intensive Workshop Leaps of Imagination: Imagining the Character and their World December 5 & 6, 2014 Friday, 7-10 PM and Saturday 9:30 – 3:30 PM

For Actors, Singers, and Theatre Teachers – Spend a weekend in the Chekhov Studio!

We became actors to enter imagined worlds. Chekhov’s approach works with our imaginations, giving us a process that makes our imaginings actable. This workshop will be focused on how to rely on our creative imaginations to develop our characters as we do that all important solo prep work for rehearsals and performances.

This could be your first Chekhov workshop or perhaps your twentieth! We welcome our Chekhov colleagues as well as actors, singers, and teachers experiencing Chekhov Technique for the first time.
You do not need to have previous experience with the Chekhov Technique to take this Intensive.

Taught by ChekhovTeaching Artist, Dawn Arnold.

Fee: $125/$90 Studio Members* Email info@movingdock.org to Register.

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Chekhov Acting Technique Six Week Class – Continuing Class – Characterization – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 11/18/14 – Chicago, IL

Event Chekhov Acting Technique Six Week Class – Continuing Class – Characterization When Tuesday, November 18, 2014 7:00pm – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other Info2nd Fall Session Six Week Class – Continuing Class – Characterization October 28 – December 2, 2014 Tuesday evenings 7-9:30 PM

November 18, 2014 – Class #4

This Six Week Class in Michael Chekhov Acting Technique is a continued exploration of the technique, focused on the tools for characterization. The goal of the class is to develop a working understanding of how to practice and use this cutting edge approach to the Art of the Actor, applying the tools to developing a character and working on short scenes.

DROP IN STUDENTS
Continuing students of the Studio (or another Chekhov workshop/class) may drop-in to these classes with permission.

Fee: $40/$30 Studio Membership
Email the Studio in advance of the class.
For more info and to register: info@movingdock.org

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Chekhov Acting Technique Six Week Class – Continuing Class – Characterization – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 11/11/14 – Chicago, IL

Event Chekhov Acting Technique Six Week Class – Continuing Class – Characterization When Tuesday, November 11, 2014 7:00pm – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other Info2nd Fall Session Six Week Class – Continuing Class – Characterization October 28 – December 2, 2014 Tuesday evenings 7-9:30 PM

November 11, 2014 – Class #3

This Six Week Class in Michael Chekhov Acting Technique is a continued exploration of the technique, focused on the tools for characterization. The goal of the class is to develop a working understanding of how to practice and use this cutting edge approach to the Art of the Actor, applying the tools to developing a character and working on short scenes.

DROP IN STUDENTS
Continuing students of the Studio (or another Chekhov workshop/class) may drop-in to these classes with permission.

Fee: $40/$30 Studio Membership
Email the Studio in advance of the class.
For more info and to register: info@movingdock.org

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Weekend Intensive – The Core of the Character – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 11/07/14 – Chicago, IL

Event Weekend Intensive – The Core of the Character When Friday, November 7, 2014 7:00pm – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoWeekend Intensive Workshop – The Core of the Character November 7 & 8, 2014 Friday, 7-10 PM and Saturday 9:30-3:30 PM w/lunch break

Spend a weekend discovering the heart and soul of your character. Bring a character you are preparing and learn how to get to the core of them, through the tools and exercises of the Chekhov Technique. We will work with the genius of the technique, the psychological gesture, as we explore the questions that lead us to understand our character and connect strongly to them. You do not need to have previous experience with the Chekhov Technique to take this Intensive.

Fee: $125/$90 Studio Members*
For info: http://www.movingdock.org/site/workshops-and-events/
To Register – Email info@movingdock.org

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Chekhov Acting Technique Six Week Class – Essentials – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 11/03/14 – Chicago, IL

Event Chekhov Acting Technique Six Week Class – Essentials When Monday, November 3, 2014 7:00pm – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoSix Week Class in the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique – Essentials of the Chekhov Technique November 3 – December 8 Monday evenings 7-9:30PM

This Six Week Class in Michael Chekhov Acting Technique is an exploration of the essentials of the technique, designed for people encountering the Chekhov Technique for the first time and for those actors continuing their study of the essential concepts. Working with the first chapters in Chekhov’s book, To the Actor, we will develop the ‘actor’s body’ and learn about the Psychological Gesture and how to use it.
Fee: $240/ $180 Studio Members*
Pay Plan available. Ask when registering.
To register, email the Studio at info@movingdock.org

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Chekhov Acting Technique Six Week Class – Continuing Class – Characterization – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 10/28/14 – Chicago, IL

Event Chekhov Acting Technique Six Week Class – Continuing Class – Characterization When Tuesday, October 28, 2014 7:00pm – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other Info2nd Fall Session Six Week Class – Continuing Class – Characterization October 28 – December 2, 2014 Tuesday evenings 7-9:30 PM

This Six Week Class in Michael Chekhov Acting Technique is a continued exploration of the technique, focused on the tools for characterization. The goal of the class is to develop a working understanding of how to practice and use this cutting edge approach to the Art of the Actor, applying the tools to developing a character and working on short scenes.

Fee $240/ $180 Studio Members*
Pay Plan available. Ask when registering.
For more info and to register: info@movingdock.org

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