Actors, singers, dancers, and theatre lovers are invited to participate in or observe this workshop as actors, directors, and teachers who have studied David Craig or studied under David Craig unveil some of his legendary philosophies about performing onstage. There will be presentations, singing, Q&A, demonstrations, and DVD signings.
David Craig (1923-1998) was director of the Musical Theatre Performance Center at UCLA and also taught at the North Carolina School for the Arts and Carnegie Mellon in Pittsburgh. He is the author of On Singing Onstage and A Performer Prepares, considered definitive volumes on the subject of performing on the musical theater stage.
On Singing Onstage, David Craig's nine-hour video series on musical performance is available as DVDs for the first time! They can be purchased separately or as a complete set. This series covers all of the techniques and exercises, as well as Craig's legendary performance philosophy, which has instructed and inspired singers, actors, and dancers for more than 50 years. Craig breaks down the act of singing onstage into specific, approachable components and takes the viewer step by step through the process, from how to analyze lyrics and stand on the stage for an audition, to signaling the accompanist and making lyrics come to life.
Penny Fuller is an actress for the stage and the screen. She performs on and off Broadway, including productions of Barefoot in the Park, Cabaret, An American Daughter, and The Dinner Party. Her television credits include The Elephant Man and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.
Larry Moss is a director and world-renowned acting coach who has taught Helen Hunt, Hilary Swank, Michael Clark Duncan, Hank Azaria, Jim Carrey, Toby Maguire, and Leonardo Di Caprio. He is also the author of Intent to Live.
Lucie Arnaz is a singer and actress who has appeared on the stage and on television, including The Lucie Arnaz Show. As daughter of Lucille Ball, she has produced I Love Lucy 50th Anniversary Special and Lucy & Desi: A Home Movie. She has traveled the country and the world performing her music. With her brother, Desi, she manages Desilu, LLC.
Tony Roberts is a stage and screen actor, best known for his collaborations with Woody Allen. He also appeared in The Taking of Pelham One Two Three, Serpico, and Just Tell Me What You Want. He has performed on Broadway in Barefoot in the Park, Promises, Promises, Cabaret, and many others. He was also a regular on the CBS Radio Mystery Theater.
On Singing Onstage by David Craig Applause Theatre & Cinema Books, 2012 DVDs: $25/each or $150 for the whole set Class One: 9781557838162, Class Two: 9781557838179, Class Three: 9781557838186, Class Four: 9781557838193, Class Five: 9781557838209, Class Six: 9781557838216, Full Set: 9781557838223
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