Mondays, January 29 through March 12, 2018 (No class on President’s Day, February 19)
Instructor: Michael Dove
Prior Experience: Prior experience with directing not required; familiarity with theatre recommended.
Immerse yourself in understanding the rehearsal and production process from the professional director’s point of view. Join Michael Dove (Producing Artistic Director of Forum Theatre) for this crash course on directing for the stage, open to new directors, actors of all levels, and those with a literary interest. Students will discover their unique approaches to directing from the first production meeting to opening night through discussions and exercises in text analysis, staging scenes, and creating or critiquing production concepts and designs.
Michael Dove, Producing Artistic Director of Forum Theatre
Last Seen Directing: Love & Information at Forum Theatre and Blackberry Winter at Orlando Shakespeare
Upcoming Directing: Every Brilliant Thing at Olney Theatre Center
What His Students Say: “The class was tremendous! Incredible. The information is current. Michael was clear, organized and had great insights into process and industry.”