2016 Fall Conference picInformation about the fall conference 2016 can be found here.

Our Fall Conference: Was held on,October 18, 2016
At Montclair State University Student Center, 4th floor.

THANK YOU Janis Powell for a wonderful, informative, and deeply relevant presentation!

Janis Powell Workshop Info

Janis Powell is a senior member of the Core Acting Faculty of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Manhattan. She has trained and directed hundreds of actors working in theater, TV and film in the US and internationally.  Janis has fifty- plus professional directing credits in NYC and teaches professional acting classes for Janis Powell Studio.

The professional development workshop will focus on the Meisner Technique.  Fundamental Meisner work focuses on development of listening and observational skills, leading to truthful, spontaneous, moment to moment behavior.  Janis is an expert in Meisner training and clarifies the work in an easy to grasp approach that will help heighten your student’s presence and personal awareness while working on texts.

Session One will demonstrate the foundational Meisner exercise

Session Two will show how to apply the basic exercise to work on a simple text.

Theatre Activities Demonstrations and Sharing

Our wildly popular sharing will took place, once again, after lunch.



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