WINTER/SPRING 2020 CLASSES 

Classes begin the week of February 10 (Daytime Acting begins February 17)

New classes begin week of February 10  and run for 12 weeks. Please note that the one exception to this is the daytime acting class. We offer family member discounts. Call our box office or email bbarry@marylandensemble.org for details. You may register online or call our box office at 301-694-4744 to register over the phone.

A limited number of scholarships are available based on financial need. Click here for more information.

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ADULT CLASSES

Adult Acting • Scene Study

Students will leave this class with skills to tackle any role they may encounter. The course will explore core concepts in understanding the actor’s process. Scene study will incorporate script analysis and research, along with characterization, to assist students in preparing for any role. This course will also focus on audition preparation.

Tuesdays 6:00-7:30pm • $240
Instructor: Jeremy Myers

 

ADULT IMPROV IS OFFERED THIS SEMESTER IN 2 LEVELS

Contact us for placement questions.

 

Adult Improv 101*

Learn the basics of Improv in this Foundation class. Students will learn to use “yes – and”, playing at the top of their intelligence, active listening and support to create improvised scenes. Students will also learn basic short form improvisation games and how to use improv as a tool in their professional lives.

Tuesdays 7:30-9:00pm • $240
Instructor: Laura Stark

 

 

Adult Improv 201

Students will explore Short Form and Long Form Improvisation. Using skills learned in the 101, students will continue do more advanced improvised scene work.

Tuesdays 7:30-9:00pm • $240
Instructor: James McGarvey

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TEEN CLASSES



Ages 13 – 17 • Teen Improv

An hour of short and long form improv games and scenes that encourage on-the-spot thinking, creativity and fun! This class has a rotating curriculum, so returning students will continue to be challenged. New this semester: there will be performance opportunities for students in MET’s Comedy Night programming.

Wednesdays 4:30-5:30pm • $180
Instructor: Matt Lee

 

Ages 13-17 • Teen Acting

Students will leave this class with skills to tackle any role they may encounter. The course will explore core concepts in understanding the actor’s process. Scene study will incorporate script analysis and research, along with characterization, to assist students in preparing for any role.

Wednesdays 5:30-7pm • $240
Instructor: Matt Lee

 

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DAYTIME ACTING CLASS FOR AGES 8-15  

Ages 8-15 • Acting   

Students will stimulate their imaginations with theatre games and exercises that build self confidence and encourage the creative mind. Children’s literature will serve as a foundation for introducing character and analysis. This class has a rotating curriculum, so returning students will continue to be challenged.
This class begins February 13 and runs for 10 weeks.

To register over the phone, please call our box office at 301.694.4744 or register online.

10 weeks
Thursdays 12:30-1:30pm • $150
Instructor: Julie Herber

 


YOUTH CLASSES



Ages 7-9 • Acting Out!

Students will stimulate their imaginations with theatre games and exercises that build self confidence and encourage the creative mind. Children’s literature will serve as a foundation for introducing character and analysis. This class has a rotating curriculum, so returning students will continue to be challenged.

Mondays 4:30-5:30pm • $180
Instructor: Molly Parchment

 

Ages 10-12 Performance Skills

Students will use improv, scene work, vocal techniques and explore ensemble-based movement to create realistic acting within an ensemble structure. This class has a rotating curriculum, so returning students will continue to be challenged.

Mondays 5:45-6:45 pm • $180
Instructor: Molly Parchment

To register over the phone, please call our box office at 301.694.4744 or register online.