West End Studio Theatre – Santa Cruz, CA

Teen Winter Break Acting Classes for ages 13 and up

Tuesday, Dec 30 –  Voice and Monologue with Sarah Kate Anderson

Sarah Kate AndersonThis workshop will focus on communication with special attention to breath, vocal quality and the balance of freedom and control.  Students will work on a monologue of their choice and explore the power of language and vocal connection.  Whether brushing up material for an audition or diving into a new piece, students will be encouraged to deliver material with confidence and will find a deeper place from which to speak.
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Friday, January 2 – Shakespeare Made Easy with Shannon Warrick

Shannon WarrickDemystify Shakespeare by looking at the plays as simple stories, comparing Shakespeare’s language to rap and applying basic acting principles. It is a fun and active exploration of just how easy Shakespeare can be.
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Saturday, January 3 – Clowning with Leah Gardner

Leah GardnerCome explore a world of wonder! This course is an introduction to clown, character and basic acrobatics with an emphasis on learning to control your body. Clowning is a state of playfulness.
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Now Enrolling for Winter Break Camps for Youth and Teens

Fiona as Hermione

Spend your winter break with WEST Guest Artists and Creative Team

For Ages 5-12

  1. The Grinch Who Stole Christmas
  2. Harry Potter: Weasley’s Wizarding Wheezes
  3. Frozen
  4. Create A Play In A Day

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For Ages 13 – 20

  1. Acting Conservatory 

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