ONE ACT FESTIVAL

Workshops

Brief Workshop Descriptions
 

Scenic Painting
Gain experience in painting techniques, materials, and styles for stage scenery. Please bring your own paint clothes!

Auditioning
Learn tips for how to prepare for auditions in theater and how to show what you are capable of.

Improv
Play some improvisational games and learn about different styles of improvisation. Be prepared to participate!

Costuming
Costuming establishes characters in so many ways. See examples from past Dordt productions and learn how subtle changes affect the mood of the entire play.

Makeup
Learn basic makeup application techniques to work with stage lighting, characters, and age.

Commedia del’Arte
In this acting class you will explore the stock character types and slap-stick comedy of the Commedia del’Arte.       

Stage Combat 
Learn basic hand-to-hand stage fighting techniques for safe and convincing theatrical combat. 

Acting (potential)