Thinking, Feeling, Willing Your Words Online Workshop – Chekhov Studio Chicago Online – 04/05/21

Event Thinking, Feeling, Willing Your Words Online Workshop When Monday, April 5, 2021 7:00pm – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago Online (map) Other InfoWhat’s your story? What do you need to say right now? Or – do you need to speak words you love? Tune in to all your expressive capabilities and create on your feet, in your space, for yourself – and your needy world. THINKING, FEELING, AND WILLING YOUR WORDS Taught by Dawn Arnold Eight week workshop meeting once a week via Zoom Mondays, April 5 – May 24, 2021 Two time options: 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM CDT US
7 PM – 9 PM CDT US

Three ways of knowing. Three means of expressing. Let’s explore and create.

This eight week exploration of the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique will connect you to your expressive self in new, deeper ways while inviting you to write what you have to say in this moment of time.

Each week you will discover more of your story or poem or lyric that has been waiting for you to speak. Share your words with your three abilities – thinking, feeling, and willing to convey your meaning. There is no demand for homework and no pressure to perform. We will enjoy a shared yet intimate experience of listening, discovering, and expressing.

New to Chekhov? Continuing your Chekhov Journey? It’s all good! Join us online.

Read more about this workshop here:

http://www.movingdock.org/site/about-the-thinking-feeling-willing-your-words-workshop/

Sign up by emailing ChekhovStudioChicago@gmail.com
http://www.movingdock.org/site/workshops-and-events/

Class fee:
$ 200/$ 180 with Studio Membership*
(*Studio Membership is $100 for a year of discounted fees.)
Installment payment available

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Chekhov Actor’s Workout – Getting to the Inner Life of the Text Online Class – Chekhov Studio Chicago Online – 07/06/20

Event Chekhov Actor’s Workout – Getting to the Inner Life of the Text Online Class When Monday, July 6, 2020 10:30am – Two sessions AM and PM. Note your time zone. – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago Online (map) Other InfoChekhov Actor’s Workout – Getting to the Inner Life of the Text Taught by Dawn Arnold AM Class – Four sessions Mondays 10:30 AM – 12 PM CDT US via Zoom* July 6 – July 27, 2020 PM Class – Four sessions Mondays 6:30 – 8:00 PM CDT US via Zoom* July 6 – July 27, 2020 Please note the time according to your time zone.

“Our exercises, which are very simple, are giving to the body wisdom.” Michael Chekhov

Get your wise actor body activated and dig into the inner energies and meaning of your text.
Acting with your wise actor body expands your intuitive, impulsive, sensing ability. Working with tools of the Chekhov Technique, we will find our acting choices in a way that brings the body and mind together as a harmonious whole. Each session will explore one of the tools of the Chekhov technique as a way into your text.

Actors will work with characters and material that interests them and bring to class a memorized 1- 1.5 minute monologue.

Previous training in Chekhov technique is not required.

Class fee:
Four sessions: $80/$72 w/Studio Membership*
Drop-In: $25/$22 w/Studio Membership*
(*Studio Membership is $100 for a year of discounted fees.)

Sign up for Class
1) E-mail us at chekhovstudiochicago@gmail.com Actors new to our Studio will interview by email.

2) You will be sent an invoice for the class fee plus $5 processing fee.

*CHEKHOV STUDIO CHICAGO MEMBERSHIP

Dedicate yourself to your professional development and support the Studio that makes these opportunities available to you all at the same time with a Chekhov Studio Chicago Membership. Buy a Member Class Card for one year ($100) and enjoy discounted workshop fees for every workshop you take during that year.

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Conversations with My Character – Online Class – Chekhov Studio Chicago Online – 05/25/20

Event Conversations with My Character – Online Class When Monday, May 25, 2020 11:00am – Online Zoom Class – 16+ Where Chekhov Studio Chicago Online (map) Other InfoChekhov Studio Chicago Online Class Conversations with My Character Taught by Dawn Arnold May 25 – June 15, 2020 Mondays 11 AM – 12:30 PM CT US Four sessions “What are you trying to tell me?” Encounter your character through your imagination. We will work with visualization and imagination to ask our characters questions that get us into their world, their reality, their quest and their intentions. Though we are online, we will work with the whole body as well as connecting with each other in sharing our discoveries and performing what we see in our imaginations.

Actors may choose to work with characters from plays, film/TV scripts, musicals, operas, or non-traditional sources such as novels or short stories.

Chekhov Technique will be referenced, but previous training in Chekhov technique is not required.

Class fee:
Four sessions: $80/$72 w/Studio Membership*
Drop-In: $25/$22 w/Studio Membership*
(*Studio Membership is $100 for a year of discounted fees.)

http://www.movingdock.org/site/workshops-and-events/

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