Here's a great opportunity to learn from a pro!! Charlotte local Tommy Foster is returning to Charlotte and will teach a musical theatre workshop exclusively for DCP students.
Tommy Foster has lived NYC for over 10 years working as a professional actor. He has appeared in regional theatre all along the East Coast, on a cruise ship, on the HBO series Sex & the City and in TV commercials. He toured as Aslan with Theatreworks USA's The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe and won the 2005 Bistro Award from Backstage for his solo cabaret act The Method to My Madness. He is a graduate of the NC School of the Arts, attended Carnegie Mellon University, holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from the University of Michigan, and an MFA in Classical Acting from the Shakespeare Theatre Company’s Academy for Classical Acting at the George Washington University. He is also a member of Actor's Equity Association.
He will be in Davidson on March 16 for a morning and afternoon session (9:00am -12Noon and 1:00pm -4:00pm). This three hour masterclass focuses on acting and song and preparation techniques. He will also provide practical information and answer questions about working and living as a professional actor.
Students can attend as an observer as he works with several individuals. All students will work through effective warm up techniques and will have the chance to watch Mr. Foster coach their peers on preparation and performance techniques.
Cost for observers is $50.
Questions or to register, please call 704-892-7953.