White Pines Young Actor's Studio
Professional Training for the Total Artist
We a thrilled to announce a new beginning for our theater training for young people!
At the White Pines Young Actor’s Studio it is the passion for the work that matters, not the experience level.
In our ensemble environment, young actors will have a unique opportunity to get a head start in understanding the foundations of professional acting training.
White Pines Young Actor’s Studio will prepare young artists for future work at a collegiate level, and for the professional field of performance.
White Pines Young Actor’s Studio is for the inquisitive and driven young actor ready to challenge themselves creatively! Together we will explore their dramatic/comedic potential, free up physical expression, tap into emotional depth and find power in their ability to create their own work as well as connect to contemporary text by great playwrights.
Practical skills taught:
- Audition technique
- Cold readings
- On-camera auditions, slating, ad copy
- Scene rehearsal, preparation and performance
- Headshot and resume preparation
Each semester, students will meet casting directors, producers, and theater professionals from the thriving and dynamic Philadelphia theater and film communities. But we don't stop there. Collaboration is a 21st century art. Whether a young person chooses to pursue a career as an actor or not, we believe that there are many life skills to be learned in an artistic environment like White Pines Young Actor’s Studio
Working as an ensemble
Practicing empathy both onstage and off
Developing technical discipline
Building personal and artistic confidence
Through the White Pines Young Actor’s Studio young people will become a more skilled in working with others and sharing their authentic voice. Thus, they will be ready for whatever job they choose to pursue in the future as well ase work better with those who come into their lives in the future.
White Pines Young Actor’s Studio will launch in the Fall of 2017.
The White Pines Philosophy: White Pines Productions, Inc. is dedicated to transforming people's lives through performance creativity. We do this by nurturing the citizen artist, who is committed to using his/her creative gifts in service to communities.
Students are encouraged to take risks and meet challenges in the safe environment our teaching artists create.
Many of our programs are special needs friendly - please contact us for more details!