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2016 Summer Adult Acting Intensives


We regret that the Adult Acting Intensives have been cancelled.




Summer Adult Acting Intensives  


 Dan Granke


A deposit of $100.00 per workshop is required to reserve a place.

All workshops will take place in the Studio Theatre at Hillsborough Community College-Ybor City.

Monday – Friday, June 13-176:30 P.M. – 9:30, Michael Chekhov Technique (Dan Granke)

Learn about the acting technique of Michael Chekhov, one of Stanislavski’s greatest pupils, and one of the great actors in world history. Chekhov’s approach to character creation and storytelling is energetic and highly physical. Learn to explore text physically and create fun and dynamic characters through the famous psychological gesture.

Early bird registration  (No deposit needed if payment in full) by June 6:  $200 [wp_cart_button name=”Chekhov Technique (Full Payment)” price=”200″]

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Chekhov Workshop (Balance): $100 [wp_cart_button name=”Chekhov (Balance)” price=”200″]


Registration, June 1-June 12:  $250


Monday – Friday, June 20-246:30 P.M. – 9:30 Speaking and Acting Shakespeare (Dan Granke)

Ultimately the words are what is at play in Shakespeare. Learn to scan the text, and read it in a manner where the text and the acting meld together. Explore breath options, argument construction, and word choice to clarify the text and ensure audience comprehension. Examine the rhythms inherent in the text to find keys to creating texture and internal life.

Early bird registration  (No deposit needed if payment in full) by June 6:  $200 [wp_cart_button name=”Shakespeare Workshop (Full Payment)” price=”200″]

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Shakespeare Workshop (Balance):  $100 [wp_cart_button name=”Shakespeare (Balance)” price=”200″]

Registration, June 1-June 19:  $250


Chekhov and Shakespeare Workshops Combo (Balance):  [wp_cart_button name=”Chekhov and Shakespeare (Balance)” price=”275″]

Chekhov and Shakespeare Combo (Full Payment):  [wp_cart_button name=”Chekhov and Shakespeare(Full Payment)” price=”375″]

Registration for both Adult Workshops:  $375 (Early Bird; $450 after June 6)



Teaching Staff:

Dan Granke is an expert in acting, theatrical movement, and stage combat. He is a Certified Teacher with the Society of American Fight Directors, and has studied with The Center for Movement Theatre, National Michael Checkov Association, and the Celebration Barn. He holds an MFA in Movement Pedagogy and currently serves on faculty at the University of South Florida. He is one of the founders and current Producing Artistic Director of the Tampa Shakespeare Festival.