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Unformatted text preview: 2.21.07 The Body • Have to be really in tune with what your body can do • Have to know what your body is capable of • Don’t have to be in the best shape The Voice • The voice of an actor on stage is one of the main ways to communicate • 3 hours of training in voice a day • Speaking on stage isn’t as normal as speaking in everyday life • Make it as normal as possible even though you’re speaking loudly • Get rid of dialects Rehearsals • PRC is a LORT- League of Regional theaters, LORTD- D because we have 480 seats in the theater • Aliance Theatre in Atlanta- moving up to a LORT A • Arena Stage- LORT B Performance • LORT system was developed so that quality theatre could be done throughout the country • Has to bring in a certain number of actors from NY or LA • Rehearse 7 out of 9 hours a day, 6 days a week • Most actors have Mondays off • PRC- Rehearse from 1-10 pm • Performances are Tuesdays through Sundays • Perform after 3 and a half weeks of rehearsals...
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- Spring '08
- Theatre, Screen Actors Guild, Arena Stage- LORT, Director- casting director- agent, LORT- League