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Adult Classes

at The

Little

Theatre

LEARN THE CRAFT

Adult classes and workshops at The Little Theatre of Winston-Salem build professional skills, spark creativity, inspire confidence, and foster new friendships!

 

Whether you are new to the stage or a veteran performer looking to hone your craft, you will find something to challenge and inspire you.

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Yes! Improv

For Adults

Wednesday February 15-March 8

6pm-8pm

Instructor: Britt Stone

This four week intensive will help you embrace the fun energy of improvisational theatre. Whether you are looking for help with auditions, public speaking or simply love the wacky art of improv this class will build your confidence and stage presence. This shorter class schedule is the perfect opportunity to try something new and meet fun new people.
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Cost: $155

Word to Action-Adult Acting

For Adults

Fridays March 10-April 28

6pm-8pm

Instructor: David Silverthorn

In this class students will study how the words on the page become their actions on the stage. Concentration will be put on the why, where and what that drives a character and how this is portrayed by the actor. A great class for beginners wanting a deep dive into the world of acting to the experienced actor looking for that extra edge to add to their craft.

Cost: $275

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And! More Improv

For Adults

Wednesday May 3-May 24

6pm-8pm

Instructor: Britt Stone

This four week intensive will help you get back into the mind set of improvisational theatre. Whether you are looking for help with auditions, public speaking or simply love the wacky art of improv this class will build your confidence and stage presence. This shorter class is a great addition to Yes Improv, while also being a welcoming place for people now to improv.
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Cost: $155

Instructors

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Britt Stone

Britt Stone has taught adult acting classes at The Little Theatre since 2018. She was last seen onstage at The Little Theatre in The Plays of Ray Bradbury (Kaleidoscope). She graduated with a degree in Acting and Directing from UNC Greensboro, where she created the first on-campus improv comedy troupe, and performed with touring troupes such as The Second City and The Upright Citizens’ Brigade. She continues to perform improv in Winston-Salem and Greensboro while running the local troupe, Bunker Dogs, with her husband Alex Stone. Britt has been studying, teaching and coaching improv for many years, and hopes to involve others, no matter their skill level, in the magical world of on-the-spot thinking and performance.

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David Silverthorn

David Silverthorn 50 years of real-world experience; both on the stage and screen. He is excited to bring his unique acting process to new and growing actors. David has a passion for discussing the craft and mentoring actors to grow beyond their current level. He currently lives in Greensboro where he performs and runs a head-shot studio.

Policies

Attendance and Cancellation Policy: Regular attendance and participation are strongly encouraged. No make-up classes or reductions in fees will be provided for students who miss class. The Little Theatre's class sessions follow the WS/FCS public school calendar. If school is closed due to inclement weather, acting classes will be canceled and an extra class will be added at the end of the session. If The Little Theatre cancels a class for any other reason, caregivers/attendees will be alerted via email, and a make-up class will be added to the end of the session.

 

Refund policy: In the event that The Little Theatre cancels an entire course, camp or workshop, or if a student withdraws more than two weeks before the session begins, the choice between a full refund of tuition or a credit towards a future class, camp, or workshop held within the next year will be offered. Registration fee is non-refundable when student withdraws. Tuition is non-refundable for withdrawals made within two weeks of the start of a class, camp, or workshop.