ITC Acting Classes Start Week Of April 8

il-theater-center-itcPark Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– The Illinois Theatre Center of Park Forest has announced the schedule for the Spring 2009 session of Drama Classes. Under the direction of Etel Billig, a professional actress and director for nearly 50 years, the ITC Drama School’s program integrates all aspects of theatre, providing students at all age and experience levels with a coherent and well-rounded training program.

Classes are held at ITC’s theatre in Downtown Park Forest at 371 Artists’ Walk (opposite Village Hall). Tuition is $80 for a ten-week session.

Here is the schedule for the Spring session:

BASIC ACTING FOR ADULTS (Mondays 7 – 8:30 PM starting April 6) A class for those with no formal training – emphasis on basic technique, making strong choices and communicating to the audience.

ADVANCED ADULT ACTING WORKSHOP (Mondays 8:30 – 10 PM starting April 6) For those with previous formal theatre training. Monologues, scene study, and a focus on audition preparation.

BASIC ACTING FOR CHILDREN (Mondays 4 – 5:30 PM starting April 6) For ages 6 though 9 – an introduction to acting technique, including movement, voice, diction, and motivation.

INTERMEDIATE ACTING WORKSHOP (Wednesdays 4 – 6 PM starting April 6) Especially for students age 10 through 13. Scene study, with an emphasis on oral interpretation

The Thursday Teen class is in the middle of a 20-week double session.

For a registration form or other information, call the theatre at (708) 481-3510.

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