JUNE CLASSES ⟾ Course Descriptions

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IMPROV 101

CLASS DESCRIPTION:

Looking for IMPROV CLASSES in Seattle that are fun, fast-paced and energetic? This enjoyable introductory class, taught by an instructor with years of experience, is a great place to start. You’ll play, laugh, focus and have fun while learning how to let go of preconceptions and let go of worrying about failure. 

This class can be taken by itself, or applied toward our Certificate Program in Acting Fundamentals

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Class 31137: Improv 101 -
Sat. 12pm-2:30pm: 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10
Inst: Chad O'Bara. Tuition: $150 + $10 reg. fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Min: 6. Max: 12. Enrolled so far: 6

"A fun, fast-paced introduction to improvisational acting..."

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PERSPECTIVE DRAWING


In this workshop you’ll learn the basics of one, two and three point perspective, and how to use some easy principles to enhance the realism in your drawings, paintings or doodles, create a sense of depth and environment, and solve some visual problems with easy solutions. You can bring your own art materials, or buy an inexpensive materials kit.  More info about the kit

 

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Class 17465: Drawing in Perspective Tuesdays, 6pm-8 pm 10/30, 11/6, 11/13
Nils Osmar, instructor - Tuition: $125 + $10 reg. fee
Seattle: University of Washington
Max. enrollment: 10. Enrolled so far: 2

"Learn to draw in one, two and three point perspective! Add depth and realism to your artwork..."

 

VOICEOVER 103

Voiceover 103:  This special new class is for students who have successfully completed Voiceover 101 and 102, who wish to continue advanced voice work study.  The class will encompass detailed and extensive exercises in monologues and scene work, and will use texts from movie scripts, TV shows and radio productions. 

In addition to reviewing all the aspects of voice work, the class will also be ideal for those who took Accents and Dialects who want to continue to sharpen their dialect skills.  There will also be additional input on establishing professional careers.

Sign up now using the link below. NOTE: Students who take Voiceover 101, Voiceover 102, Voiceover 103, Accents and Dialects for Actors, and Accents 102, will receive a Certificate in Voiceover Fundamentals.

This class has six hours of class time, focused over two intensive three hour meetings. It’s the last class needed to complete the Voiceover Certificate.


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Class 161676: VOICEOVER 103
Saturdays 1pm-3pm - 11/17, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Location: UW campus/University District
Max. enrollment: 12. Enrolled so far: 1

"For students who have completed V101 and V102. Detailed exercises in monologues and scene work..."

WRITING FICTION AND SHORT STORIES

In this enjoyable Seattle writing class,  students will learn about the elements of short story writing;  get practice coming up with stories of their own; and have opportunities to get feedback from the instructor and others.  You’ll also learn how to copyright your writings, and how to get your writings published.  The focus in the class is on developing our skills and learning to let the process happen easily and spontaneously. 

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Class 17524: Writing Short Stories
Wed. 11/14, 11/21, 11/28, 12/5, 4:30pm-6:30pm
Instructor: Nils Osmar. Tuition: $150 + $10 reg. fee
Seattle: University of Washington
Max. enrollment: 12. Enrolled so far: 1

"Learn about the elements of fiction writing, get practice writing short stories, and get feedback and helpful suggestions..."


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About Nils Osmar

Nils Osmar was born in Alaska, and grew up in a wilderness area on the southern coast. He now lives in Seattle. He has made his living in the arts for over thirty years, working as a writer, visual artist, teacher, and filmmaker. He currently teaches through the University of Washington's ASUW Experimental College. He is the Director of an independent educational program, Classesandworkshops.com, which offers courses in visual, written and performing arts in Seattle, Washington.