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Public Speaking the Actor's Way

at Theatre Lab - Penn Quarter

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Location:
Penn Quarter
733 8th St NW
Btwn G & H Streets NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20001
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Description
Class Level: Intermediate
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Deb Gottesman

What you'll learn in this public speaking class:

Four lunchtime classes. An innovative approach to powerful public speaking, taught by pioneers in the field of applied acting. 

This course leads participants through a series of acting-based physical, vocal and psychological exercises designed to promote spoken communication that leaves a lasting impact on an audience. 

From writing a dramatic speech to defining strong objectives to building confidence through a reliable rehearsal process, this course is for anyone who wants to know what it takes to please a crowd. 

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Taking Center Stage: Masterful Public Speaking Using Acting Skills You Never Knew You Had by Deb Gottesman and Buzz Mauro

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Theatre Lab

Founded in 1992, The Theatre Lab is Washington, D.C.’s largest and most comprehensive independent, nonprofit school for the dramatic arts. Our mission is to transform lives through theatre. We work to make the real-life benefits of theatre training accessible to all regardless of age, income, or experience...

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