The Shakespeare Theatre Academy will open for their Fall session in September. The Academy, which is a part of The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey in Madison, offers classes to the public to fulfill their commitment to nurture new talent for the American stage as well as to provide compelling enrichment programs for patrons of all ages.
The Academy began last spring offering youth and adult classes in a wide range of disciplines connected with classic theater. The classes meet in one of the Shakespeare Theatre’s onsite facilities in Madison on the Drew University campus. These sessions give participants the opportunity to work under the instruction of The Shakespeare Theatre’s renowned artistic and educational staff as well as guest teaching artists.
The Fall Schedule includes the following classes:
- En Garde! Sword Play 101 (ages 16+)
- Youth Acting – Ages 11 – 13
- Monologue/College Audition Pres (Ages 14 – 18)
- Adult Classic Scene Study: American Classics (Ages 18+)
- Young Actors Shakespeare Scene Study (Ages 14 – 18)
- Adult Classic Scene Study: Shakespeare (Ages 18+)
Classes usually run for 8 sessions and they meet once a week.
For more information or to register for classes, visit ShakespeareNJ.org/classes or call 973-845-6742.