FREE WORKSHOP – MEET THE MICHAEL CHEKHOV ACTING TECHNIQUE – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 01/12/19 – Chicago, IL

Event FREE WORKSHOP – MEET THE MICHAEL CHEKHOV ACTING TECHNIQUE When Saturday, January 12, 2019 11:00am – RSVP to info@movingdock.org – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoRSVP for a special Free Workshop January 12, 2019 . 11-1 PM Chekhov Studio Chicago celebrates 15 years of training actors, directors, and theatre teachers in the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique.

Are you new to Chekhov Studio Chicago? We’d love to meet you. RSVP for this Free Workshop with Chekhov Teaching Artist, Dawn Arnold, meet ensemble members of the Moving Dock Theatre Company, visit our class venue, and talk to people who have been studying in our Studio and working with the Chekhov approach in their professional careers.

RSVP to attend by emailing us
E-Mail: info@movingdock.org

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MICHAEL CHEKHOV ACTING TECHNIQUE – CONTINUING CLASS – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 09/18/18 – Chicago, IL

Event MICHAEL CHEKHOV ACTING TECHNIQUE – CONTINUING CLASS When Tuesday, September 18, 2018 7:00pm – To Register email info@movingdock.org – All Ages Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoMICHAEL CHEKHOV ACTING TECHNIQUE – CONTINUING CLASS Taught by Michael Chekhov Association affiliated faculty and Moving Dock Theatre Company Artistic Director, Dawn Arnold

Twelve Week Course plus Studio Showcase
September 18 – December 11, 2017*
Tuesdays 7:00 – 9:30PM
Showcase – Tuesday, December 11 at 8:00PM

Actors who have taken the Essentials course at Chekhov Studio Chicago or a similar class elsewhere can join our Continuing Class. This course will continue the study of Chekhov’s principles, tailored to the participants, and add to the foundational concepts with the more advanced ideas found in the Chart of Inspired Acting in Chekhov’s book, On the Technique of Acting.

Actors will work on a play together, going deeper in explorations for characterization, relationship interaction, atmospheres, composition, and more. Selected scenes from this study will be performed in the Studio Showcase at the end of the course.

To Register email info@movingdock.org

Twelve Week Course fees:
$480 / $360 Studio Members*
*Studio Membership is $100 for a year of discounted fees.
Payment plan available

Immersion Semester
Actors who are continuing their study and want to work more with the essentials can take both courses to create their own Immersion semester.

Discount for taking both Essentials and Continuing Class:
$765 / $575 Studio Members*

*Studio Membership is $100 for a year of discounted fees.
Payment plan available

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MICHAEL CHEKHOV ACTING TECHNIQUE CLASS – ESSENTIALS – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 09/17/18 – Chicago, IL

Event MICHAEL CHEKHOV ACTING TECHNIQUE CLASS – ESSENTIALS When Monday, September 17, 2018 7:00pm – To register email – info@movingdock.org – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoMichael Chekhov Technique Essentials Taught by Chekhov Teaching Artist, Dawn Arnold Twelve Week Course plus Studio Showcase September 17 – December 10, 2018
Mondays 7:00 – 9:30PM
Showcase – Tuesday, December 11 at 8:00PM

Act Truthfully, Transform Imaginatively

Begin your study of the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique with the Essentials of the Chekhov Technique as found in Chekhov’s book, To The Actor.
- Study the dynamic principles for the actor
- Develop your instrument – body and voice
- Learn Chekhov’s creative, improvisational process
- Learn the tools of the technique including the Psychological Gesture
These essentials prepare the actor in mind and body to do their best work and enlarge their understanding of the art of the actor. Working with a play, actors will look at text analysis in an engaged way and develop dynamic characters. Selections of class work will be performed in the Studio Showcase at the end of the course.

All our continuing classes are built on this course.​ Returning students can take this class again to continue to work on these essential aspects of the art of the actor.

To register email – info@movingdock.org

Twelve Week Course fees:
$480 / $360 Studio Members*
*Studio Membership is $100 for a year of discounted fees.
Payment plan available

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CHEKHOV STUDIO CHICAGO CELEBRATES 15 YEARS – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 09/08/18 – Chicago, IL

Event CHEKHOV STUDIO CHICAGO CELEBRATES 15 YEARS When Saturday, September 8, 2018 12:30pm – RSVP to info@movingdock.org – All Ages Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoChekhov Studio Chicago Celebrates 15 years September 8, 2018 RSVP for a special Free Workshop 10:30-12:30 Celebration follows! Meet and Greet, Share Stories, Refreshments

Chekhov Studio Chicago celebrates 15 years of training actors, directors, and theatre teachers in the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique. Originally called the Studio of the Moving Dock Theatre Company, we opened our doors in September 2003 at the Fine Arts Building in downtown Chicago. We changed our name to better reflect our mission to offer the Chekhov Technique in Chicago.

Were you part of that history? Did you take Chekhov classes or workshops at the Fine Arts Building or in Lincoln Square? We would love to have you join us as we turn 15!

Are you new to Chekhov Studio Chicago? We’d love to meet you. RSVP for this Free Workshop with Chekhov Teaching Artist, Dawn Arnold, meet ensemble members of the Moving Dock Theatre Company, visit our class venue, and talk to people who have been studying in our Studio and working with the Chekhov approach in their professional careers.

Join us for this celebration of our work of love and find out more about what we do and why we do it.

RSVP to attend by emailing us
E-Mail: info@movingdock.org

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FREE WORKSHOP – Meet the Chekhov Technique – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 09/08/18 – Chicago, IL

Event FREE WORKSHOP – Meet the Chekhov Technique When Saturday, September 8, 2018 10:30am – RSVP to info@movingdock.org – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoChekhov Studio Chicago Celebrates 15 years September 8, 2018 RSVP for a special Free Workshop 10:30-12:30 Celebration follows! Meet and Greet, Share Stories, Refreshments

Chekhov Studio Chicago celebrates 15 years of training actors, directors, and theatre teachers in the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique. Originally called the Studio of the Moving Dock Theatre Company, we opened our doors in September 2003 at the Fine Arts Building in downtown Chicago. We changed our name to better reflect our mission to offer the Chekhov Technique in Chicago.

Were you part of that history? Did you take Chekhov classes or workshops at the Fine Arts Building or in Lincoln Square? We would love to have you join us as we turn 15!

Are you new to Chekhov Studio Chicago? We’d love to meet you. RSVP for this Free Workshop with Chekhov Teaching Artist, Dawn Arnold, meet ensemble members of the Moving Dock Theatre Company, visit our class venue, and talk to people who have been studying in our Studio and working with the Chekhov approach in their professional careers.

Join us for this celebration of our work of love and find out more about what we do and why we do it.

RSVP to attend by emailing us
E-Mail: info@movingdock.org

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FREE WORKSHOP – Meet the Michael Chekhov Technique – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 09/09/17 – Chicago, IL

Event FREE WORKSHOP – Meet the Michael Chekhov Technique When Saturday, September 9, 2017 11:00am – RSVP at info@movingdock.org – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoFREE WORKSHOP – Meet the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique Saturday, September 9, 2017 11:00AM – 1:00 PM To attend, RSVP at info@movingdock.org

You are invited to visit us at our workshop space in Lincoln Square, learn about the Chekhov Technique, find out how it works and why we love it.

Our special art form is workshops – the art that breathes life into performance. We welcome actors, singers, theatre teachers, directors, and curious audience members. You may know something about Chekhov Technique or nothing at all. You may wonder how workshops like these can improve your art. There will be an actual workshop for you to participate or observe, demonstrations, and discussion.

Workshop will be taught by Artistic Director, Dawn Arnold. Ensemble Members of Moving Dock Theatre Company will be on hand to participate and answer questions.

Join us for this fun, free event to find out more about our artistic mission and see what it is we do in our many workshops at Chekhov Studio Chicago.

For more information – http://www.movingdock.org/site/workshops-and-events/
To sign up – Email us at info@movingdock.org

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FREE WORKSHOP – Meet the Michael Chekhov Technique – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 01/07/17 – Chicago, IL

Event FREE WORKSHOP – Meet the Michael Chekhov Technique When Saturday, January 7, 2017 11:00pm – RSVP by email – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoFREE WORKSHOP – Meet the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique Saturday, January 7, 2017 11:00AM – 1:30 PM To attend, RSVP at info@movingdock.org

You are invited to visit us at our workshop space in Lincoln Square, learn about the Chekhov Technique, find out how it works and why we love it.

Our special art form is workshops – the art that breathes life into performance. We welcome actors, singers, theatre teachers, directors, and curious audience members. You may know something about Chekhov Technique or nothing at all. You may wonder how workshops like these can improve your art. There will be an actual workshop for you to participate or observe, demonstrations, and discussion.

Workshop will be taught by Artistic Director, Dawn Arnold. Ensemble Members of Moving Dock Theatre Company will be on hand to participate and answer questions.

Join us for this fun, free event to find out more about our artistic mission and see what it is we do in our many workshops at Chekhov Studio Chicago.

For more information and to sign up
Email us at info@movingdock.org

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FREE WORKSHOP – Meet the Michael Chekhov Technique – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 01/02/16 – Chicago, IL

Event FREE WORKSHOP – Meet the Michael Chekhov Technique When Saturday, January 2, 2016 11:00am – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoFREE WORKSHOP – Meet the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique Saturday, January 2, 2016 11:00AM – 1:30 PM You must RSVP at info@movingdock.org You are invited to visit us at our workshop space in Lincoln Square, learn about the Chekhov Technique, find out how it works and why we love it.

Our special art form is workshops – the art that breathes life into performance. We welcome actors, singers, theatre teachers, directors, and curious audience members. You may know something about Chekhov Technique or nothing at all. You may wonder how workshops like these can improve your art. There will be an actual workshop for you to participate or observe, demonstrations, and discussion.

Workshop will be taught by Artistic Director, Dawn Arnold. Ensemble Members of Moving Dock Theatre Company will be on hand to participate and answer questions.

Join us for this fun, free event to find out more about our artistic mission and see what it is we do in our many workshops at Chekhov Studio Chicago.

For more information and to sign up
Email us at info@movingdock.org

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Weekend Intensive – Chekhov Acting Technique – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 04/17/15 – Chicago, IL

Event Weekend Intensive – Chekhov Acting Technique When Friday, April 17, 2015 10:00am – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoWeekend Intensive Workshop – Chekhov Acting Technique April 17 & 18, 2015 Friday, 10-4 PM and Saturday 10-4 PM Both days w/lunch break Four concentrated sessions for actors and teachers in one great weekend retreat. Each Weekend Intensive includes an overview of essentials of the technique and exploration with the gem of the technique; the ‘Psychological Gesture’, the dynamic secret that ignites the inner life of your acting. New to the Chekhov Technique? This is a good way to begin. These intensive workshops are a foundation for further study and a fresh experience for continuing students of the Chekhov method.

An ongoing theme for our Studio is the interplay between the creative, freeing technique of Michael Chekhov and the plays and stories of Anton Chekhov. Sharing our love of this artistic theme, we will work with characters and scenes from some of Anton Chekhov’s short stories as we explore the actor’s creative process.

Fee: $160/ $120 Studio Members*
For info: http://www.movingdock.org/site/workshops-and-events/
To Register – Email info@movingdock.org

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Weekend Intensive – Chekhov Acting Technique – Chekhov Studio Chicago – 03/13/15 – Chicago, IL

Event Weekend Intensive – Chekhov Acting Technique When Friday, March 13, 2015 10:00am – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago (map) 2135 W Wilson (Christian Community Church) Chicago, IL 60625 Other InfoWeekend Intensive Workshop – Chekhov Acting Technique March 13 & 14, 2015 Friday, 10-4 PM and Saturday 10-4 PM Both days w/lunch break Four concentrated sessions for actors and teachers in one great weekend retreat. Each Weekend Intensive includes an overview of essentials of the technique and exploration with the gem of the technique; the ‘Psychological Gesture’, the dynamic secret that ignites the inner life of your acting. New to the Chekhov Technique? This is a good way to begin. These intensive workshops are a foundation for further study and a fresh experience for continuing students of the Chekhov method.

An ongoing theme for our Studio is the simpatico relationship between the technique of Michael Chekhov and the plays and stories of Anton Chekhov. Sharing our love of this artistic theme, we will work with characters and scenes from some of Anton Chekhov’s short stories as we explore the actor’s creative process.

Fee: $160/ $120 Studio Members*
For info: http://www.movingdock.org/site/workshops-and-events/
To Register – Email info@movingdock.org

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