Rehearsal and classroom performance of dramatic literature of various periods and styles.
Learn the basics of how to speak in dialects. From gathering source material, to identifying sound changes and then to owning the dialect, I'll give you a step by step approach to one of my favorite things to do. Students will perform text in the chosen dialects, as well.
Judith Shahn is one of the foremost dialect coaches in Seattle, working regularly at Intiman, Seattle Rep and ACT theatres.
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