Bonus Classes at AWS
Bonus Classes are included with your paid tuition. Attend as many as you like as long as you are a student in good standing. Although they may change from month to month, here is a listing of our most popular Bonus Classes. We normally have between 3-5 classes on any given week.
Meisner repetition class. Work on your acting muscles doing raw moment repetitions. A good review and opportunity to tune up, clean, and tighten your technique. Helps in being in the present moment and living in the truth.
Everyone should have a 1-3 minute monologue “in their audition pocket” Do you? Bring in your monologue and get coached and directed in it. Don’t have one? Come in and we’ll look at some together. We have several monologue books for your to look through. You can even develop and write your own, we’ll help you. Come once and get it directed, or come in several times and get it perfect. Then work on another!
Have your work heard in a safe, nurturing space. Work on your play, screenplay, monologue or short story and get constructive criticism and feedback from other writers. All members are welcome, whether you're a beginner or a seasoned writer. The writers workshop also works on writing projects that are produced on stage in full productions, as well as play readings and experimental productions at AWS.
Work with scripted material using various exercises to nail your reading and audition skills. Get the words off the page and on to your body, making the writers lines yours. Sharpen working with a script in your hand, making character choices, scene choices, and line choices. Bring in 3 copies of material (or we will provide them) A great class to hone your audition skills.