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Judith Shahn
DRAMA 454
Seattle Campus

Projects in Acting

Rehearsal and classroom performance of dramatic literature of various periods and styles.

Class description

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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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Susan L Bruns
Date: 05/19/2010