Beginners Acting Class I: The Basics

Starts: Thursday, April 12, 2018
Thursdays, 6:30pm - 9:30pm, 10 Weeks

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This 10-week class is designed for the beginning / amateur adult actor, and will teach you the fundamentals of the craft. The class highlights quick and powerful ways to make your performance more natural and spontaneous. No experience is necessary.  A great start for the beginning actor!



Instructor: Shannon Patterson

Shannon is a New York based director, actress and coach with a passion for telling new stories. As a director, her most recent and exciting credits include the New York premieres of  Torbin Betts’ Muswell Hill, Erik Gernand’s The Beautiful Dark and John Yearly’s The Unrepeatable Moment produced at The Barrow Group. She also works with the F.A.B. (For, About & By women) theatre company workshopping countless new stories and plays. Shannon’s most challenging and cherished role to date is playing mother to her two girlies, Lily & Guthrie.


Location: The Barrow Group
312 West 36 St, 3rd floor
New York, NY 10018
Phone: 212.760.2615



ThursdayApril 12, 20186:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ThursdayApril 19, 20186:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ThursdayApril 26, 20186:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ThursdayMay 3, 20186:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ThursdayMay 10, 20186:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ThursdayMay 17, 20186:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ThursdayMay 24, 20186:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ThursdayMay 31, 20186:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ThursdayJune 7, 20186:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ThursdayJune 14, 20186:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Please Note:

All payments for classes are non-refundable (unless a class is canceled).
If you need to cancel a class for any reason, you must notify us by email at least one week before the class begins, and we will apply a credit to your account for a future class.
As our faculty are all working professional actors, directors and playwrights, we reserve the right to change teachers at any time.
Commitment is for the duration of the session. THERE ARE NO CREDITS OR REFUNDS FOR MISSED CLASSES. If you discontinue any class before the ending date of the session, you forfeit your fee.