Building on the skills from Acting 1, in this CORE acting class students delve more deeply into acting technique and are introduced to the basics of scene work. This class culminates in an informal, in-class presentation for family and friends and fulfills a pre-requisite for the Performance Block.
Biography:Sarah is a singer, dancer and actress who is a member of the Actor's Equity Association with a BA in Music-Vocal Performance from ORU in Tulsa, Oklahoma "where the wind comes sweeping down the plain!" She is a part time theatre faculty member at Lansing Community College and is very pleased to come on board as a theatre and musical theatre instructor for the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre School of Theatre Arts. She has been performing since the age of three and started her professional career at the age of five. She has performed in an array of musical theatre, dance, dramatic and solo performances throughout Michigan, Minnesota, Texas, Oklahoma, Ohio, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York City and many other states throughout the country. She has performed in dinner theatre, A Christmas Carol (professional tour with Bill Fegan Attractions), at the age of eight was a promotional model for L'Oreal, Teen People Magazine, Vogue and the Make-A-Wish Foundation, to name a few. She has taught music and art to K-8 for numerous years. Her most recent professional experience includes singing in Romeo & Juliet with Opera Grand Rapids. She has a passion for teaching children of all ages and looks forward to teaching while bringing out their unique inherent performance abilities and sharing her fine art experience in the area of theatre performance. The children are truly the stars of tomorrow!
30 N Division Ave
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Tel. 616.222.6653 Office Hours: 9am to 2pm M to F