Tuesday, January 23, 2018

NEW MASTER CLASSES @ TWO RIVER THEATER IN RED BANK

First Monday Masters

WHEN: Monday evenings from 6–8 PM
WHERE:
Two River Theater, 21 Bridge Ave., Red Bank
FEE: $40 per class
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New this season, Two River Theater has begun offering a monthly series of master classes, led by some of the marvelous artists who are involved in our season. We are proud to share that our first four workshops of the season were COMPLETELY SOLD OUT and attendees are loving them! Book the below classes now, before they fill up!

Note: Teachers can use these two-hour workshops for professional development hours, and will receive a certificate of completion at the end of the evening.

February 5—Adapting Shakespeare for Modern Audiences with Sara Holdren

For adults and high-school students, limited to16 participants

6:30–8:30PM

Sara Holdren, a director and teacher, is the Artistic Director/co-founder of Tiltyard theater company and lead theater critic for New York magazine and vulture.com. She was recently honored with the 2016/17 George Jean Nathan Award for Dramatic Criticism, and this season she is adapting and directing Two River’s A Little Shakespeare: The Comedy of Errors. This masterclass is for anyone interested in how directors and designers approach producing Shakespeare for modern audiences.

March 5—Costume Design with Jess Goldstein

For adults and high-school students, limited to 16 participants

6:00–8:00PM

Tony Award-winning costume designer Jess Goldstein’s Two River credits include The Ballad of Little Jo and The Importance of Being Earnest. His more than 30 Broadway credits include Newsies: The Musical and Jersey Boys. He will walk the class through the costume design process from the page to the stage by discussing his work on new musicals and classic plays. This workshop will take place in Two River Theater’s Costume Shop!

April 9—Devising (Creating) Theater with Matt Barbot

For adults and high-school students, limited to 16 participants

6:00–8:00PM

Matt Barbot’s play El Coquí Espectacular and the Bottle of Doom is now enjoying its world premiere in Two River’s Marion Huber Theater. The Star-Ledger calls the play "smart, warm, inventive, vibrant, and simply a great deal of fun." Matt will get participants up on their feet and lead them through devised theater processes and other playwriting exercises.