DESIGNED TO PREPARE PERFORMANCE SPECIALISTS TO WORK ACROSS BOUNDARIES IN THEATRE, MUSIC AND DANCE
This intensive is for participants who have completed the 1st Intensive and at least one year of integrative study.
Each person on the course will lead two approved sessions focusing on new and integrative work, followed by brief discussion with faculty and colleagues and a follow-up conference with course leaders.
Guest Faculty will present master classes on June 25th.
QUESTIONS AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
$250 to hold a place, balance due by April 15, 2016
No tuition refund after May 15, 2016
Joan Melton, PhD, ADVS, is a pioneer in the integration of singing techniques and voice/movement training for the actor. The author of three groundbreaking textbooks, Dancing with Voice: A Collaborative Journey across Disciplines (Voice Theatre Solutions 2015), One Voice: Integrating Singing and Theatre Voice Techniques, with Kenneth Tom, PhD (2nd ed., Waveland 2012), and Singing in Musical Theatre: The Training of Singers and Actors (Allworth 2007), she has worked as a performer, composer, voice coach and/or music director on productions in virtually all media. She has taught at leading centers of drama and music in the US, UK, Ireland, Australia, and NZ, and currently heads research projects in the US and Australia. www.joanmelton.com
Jennie Morton BSc (Hons) Osteopathy, began her career as a ballet dancer before moving into musical theatre, film and television. She is now an Osteopath specializing in the treatment of performing artists, and a performance coach for dancers, musicians and professional voice users. She was on the creative team for the MSc Performing Arts Medicine at University College, London, where she is an Honorary Lecturer. She provides lectures and workshops internationally for performers, students, teachers and medical professionals on healthy practice for performing artists, and is on the Board of Directors for the Performing Arts Medicine Association (PAMA). Jennie has published many articles on performing arts healthcare and is the author of The Authentic Performer: Wearing A Mask and the Effect On Health (Compton 2015). www.healthyperformers.com
GUEST ARTISTS 2016
Dr. Irene Bartlettt, Jazz/Contemporary Pedagogy
William F. Lett, Tap for Musical Theatre
Marya Lowry, Roy Hart/Ecstatic Voice/Lamentation
Michael Lugering, Expressive Actor Training
Neil Semer, Vocal Technique and Performance Practice