National Opera Center, 330 7th Avenue, NYC 10001
10:00 – 5:00
10:00 – 11:25 Movement-based work on alignment, breath management, range, resonance, articulation and connection
11:35 – 1:00 Extended voice techniques and phrasing across performance genres
Break for Lunch
2:00 – 2:55 Speaking into singing, the physicality of language
3:05 – 5:00 Coaching of individual material, Q & A
Please wear clothing that allows you to move easily, e.g., workout attire.
For questions and additional information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
ENROLLMENT IS LIMITED TO EIGHT (8) PARTICIPANTS, so register early!
Joan Melton, PhD, ADVS, is a pioneer in the integration of singing techniques and voice/movement for the actor. Author of DANCING WITH VOICE: A Collaborative Journey across Disciplines, Singing in Musical Theatre: The Training of Singing and Actors, and ONE VOICE: Integrating Singing and Theatre Voice Techniques, she trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama, London, holds three degrees in music, and has worked as a performer, composer, voice coach and/or music director on productions in virtually all media. Joan has taught at leading centers of drama and music in the US, UK, Ireland, Australia, and NZ, is co-founder of One Voice Centre for Integrative Studies, and currently heads research projects in the US and Australia.