TEXT AND PERFORMANCE WITH YONATAN GEBEYEHU
Mondays, July 6 through August 10
Instructor: Yonatan Gebeyehu
Prior Experience: Not required.
Have a story you want to tell? Discover a variety of ways to refine your storytelling and make bold, engaging choices to bring a story to life. Analyze text and character in the best stories written for performance, and then write and share your own work. Whether you want to build skills in text analysis, write your own story, or generate content for performance or your Instagram page, don’t miss your chance to work with Yonatan Gebeyehu from STC’s Everybody and Timon of Athens.
STC: Timon of Athens | Everybody. NEW YORK: Off-Off Broadway: New Georges/The Tank: I thought I would die, but I didn’t. REGIONAL: Montana Rep: Go. Please. Go. | Shakespeare on the Manor: The Tempest | Chautauqua Theater Company: Noises Off, Romeo and Juliet | Portland Stage Company: A Christmas Carol | UCSD/La Jolla Playhouse: Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again., Strange Men, Streamers, Native Son, How to Use a Knife, The Venetian Twins. TELEVISION: Elementary, Madam Secretary (CBS). WEB: Series: 86’d (Bric Arts). PERSONAL: Teaching: Has served on the acting faculty of Playwrights Horizons Studio/NYU Tisch School of the Arts and University of California San Diego | Training: University of California San Diego: MFA in Acting, Columbia University: BA in English Literature | Yonatan-Gebeyehu.com
* Member of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers.