AN OVERVIEW OF THE WORKSHOP
A 2-day intensive workshop especially designed for the new and aspiring actors
who need to understand the importance of voice in acting and learn the fundamental techniques to get their voice ready to portray any given character, on stage or in front of camera.
Actors will learn-
1. How your voice works- breathing, sounds, words
2. Voice support through breath
3. Resonance- exploring body cavities
4. Articulation using facial muscles and tongue
5. Opening the voice and exploring range
1. Exercises to address voice problems like vocal stamina, breath control, audibility
2. Preparing voice for performance- regulating pace, volume and speed.
3. Performing a prepared reading extract
1. A note on various vocal exercises practiced in the classroom
2. A note on using good physical habits
3. A 15-minute vocal warm up module
Vaishali Chakravarty is a theatre practitioner, scholar and educator. In her distinguished career, Vaishali has worked in several full length productions with the Actor Factor Theatre Company. She is also the Group Artistic Director at Actor Factor. Her performances have always found special mention in national news publications.
In addition to learning under theatre veterans like Sabitri Devi and Late Heisnam Kanhailal, Vaishali has formally trained in Drama & Speech and has subsequently been awarded the ‘Associate of Trinity College London – (ATCL) Diploma with Distinction’ in 2013 and 'Licentiate of Trinity College London - (LTCL) Degree with Merit' in 2016 in Speech & Drama and Performance Arts respectively. She attended the Shakespeare Summer School - 2016 at the Royal Academy Of Dramatic Art (RADA), London and was also a participant at the International Drama Teachers’ Conference at the Royal National Theatre, London.
Actor Factor Studio- 416/2, 3rd Floor, Ghitorni Market,(Lane opposite Metro-Pillar no. 127) MG Road, New Delhi - 110030 (Closest Metro Station: Ghitorni)
Date and Time: 14th (Sat) & 15th (Sun) Oct 2017; 06:30 pm to 09:30 pm (on both days)
Fee: Rs 2000 per head. Participation FREE for Actor Factor members.
For further details, call Raju Kumar- 9911266601