Shakespeare in August

SHAKESPEARE IN AUGUST--Sonnets and Monologues
for SINGERS, ACTORS, DANCERS and related Performance Specialists



Artistic Associate, NY Classical Theatre

Author of ONE VOICE: (3rd edition 2022), Singing in Musical Theatre (2007), and Dancing with Voice (2015)

Sing and Speak with the same available range of pitch, volume and color
Use language to say what you mean, get what you want!

Session I: Intro to Sonnets, Voice-Movement Relationship
Session II: Coaching of Sonnets, Voice Qualities, Pitch Range
Session III: Initial Work on Monologues, Articulation, Phrasing
Session IV: Physical/Vocal Warmup, Coaching of Monologues

National Opera Center, 330 7th Avenue, 7th Floor

New York, NY 10001

Monday evenings August 8, 15, 22, 29, 6:00 - 8:00 PM ET

To apply, please write to Classes are designed for performers
at any level, and for related specialists who work with performers.

Tuition: $210. Register Here

Dr. Joan Melton is a leading researcher in cross-disciplinary performance techniques and a pioneer in the integration of singing and voice-movement training for actors. She has taught at major centers of drama and music in the US, UK, Norway, Sweden, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand, and is a composer and voice coach for productions in a wide range of media.