Director-Actor Collaboration Workshop with Michael Goldfried
Saturday, May 30th – Sunday, May 31st on Zoom
This online directing intensive offers a supportive and comprehensive deep-dive into the director/actor relationship, focusing on practical directing tools for getting great performances from actors. Utilizing “Angels in America” as the text, each participant in the workshop will have the opportunity to direct professional actors in a scene, and receive feedback and practical instruction from director and teacher Michael Goldfried, a highly sought-after professor of directing in New York. Gain new skills in responding to text and translating directorial choices into a dynamic, collaborative approach. The weekend culminates in a scene showing where participants share their new work in a safe environment of fellow directors.
6 Seats for Participating Directors.
4 Seats for Observing Directors.
Class Fees + Register here:
Formal Elements with Bill Fennelly
Friday June 5th – Saturday, June 6th and
Friday, June 12th – Saturday, June 13th on Zoom.
A long-form digital seminar and workshop designed for six Tier 3 (DG) members and mid-career directors to engage with a practical and systematic approach to analyzing text and working with exactitude. This class will be led by theatre director and Drexel University professor Bill Fennelly, and will include one-on-one work with actors.
6 Seats for Participating Directors.
4 Seats for Observing Directors.
Class Fees + Register Here:
Pick-Up Class: Intensive with Tamanya Garza
Saturday, July 11 on Zoom
A four-hour opportunity for directors to explore their craft and challenge themselves to test their approaches to different prompts.
10 Seats for Participating Directors.
Class Fee + Register Here:
We are open to discussing payment plans for any/all (DG) Studio offerings, we want our programs to be accessible for all, so please do not hesitate to reach out. We are also committed to making these digital offerings adaptive, we welcome observer positions to join via calling-in without video, and open to further conversation on how anyone can join. Please let us know how we can assist. Email (DG) Interim Producer Christine Freije: christine.directorsgathering@gmail.com