Beginner Weekend Acting Workshop

Starts: Saturday, July 27, 2019
Saturdays, July 27th and August 3rd, 10am-5pm

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TEACHER BIO

Instructor: Ron Piretti

RON PIRETTI is an actor, fight director and director.  On Broadway, he has appeared as Officer Krupke in “West Side Story”, regionally as one of the Clowns in “39 Steps” and has appeared in many roles Off-Broadway, TV and Film.  He is a Fight Director/Certified Teacher with the Society of American Fight Directors. He has staged the fights for the Broadway and touring productions of “”The Last Ship” (music and lyrics by Sting), West Side Story”, “In the Heights”, “The Performers”, “The Miracle Worker” and many productions in and around NYC.  As a director, his projects include “Romeo and Juliet” at Wagner College, “Big Mistake” by Theresa Rebeck at Marymount Manhattan College, “Alwida, the Pirate Queen at Snug Harbor and “Man in the Basement” by Arlene Hutton for The Barrow Group in NYC.  Ron has written and directed staged readings on such topics as Vaudeville, Cole Porter, The Gershwins, Woody Allen, Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weil.  He has taught acting and/or stage combat at The Studio in NYC, Actors Studio MFA Program at Pace University, Wagner College and Marymount Manhattan College.  He received his MFA from the Goodman School of Drama. He is a founding member of The Performance Arts Project.

Instructor: Michael Giese

Mike has been a member of the Barrow Group community since 2001. He is an award winning actor who has been seen on television in As The World Turns and Nurse Jackie, in multiple short and feature length films, most recently Life Hack which won the Audience Award for Best Feature at the San Diego International Film Festival and in numerous national network commercials for products such as Coca-Cola, Hellman’s, ESPN and Dr. Scholl’s. He appeared in Grand Theft Auto V as Fabien LaRouche and has been seen on stage regionally and off broadway in various short and full length plays including here at The Barrow Group, most notably in a new adaptation of Henrik Ibsen’s An Enemy Of The People by TBG’s own Seth Barrish & K. Lorrell Manning. 

  

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

   

Meets

SaturdayJuly 27, 201910:00 am - 5:00 pm
SaturdayAugust 3, 201910:00 am - 5:00 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.