As actor Terrence Mann said, "Movies will make you famous, television will make you rich, but theater will make you good."
These group theater classes for adults are designed to introduce beginners to various aspects of theater, such as acting, directing, and producing theatrical events. You will develop a basic understanding of stage directions, script analysis, character development, and other acting skills, including verbal and non-verbal cues, voice modulation, body language, dialogue delivery, and emoting. You will also explore playwriting and expressing ideas based on your own observations and imagination.
- Exploring texts in multiple ways
- Working in groups
- Using props and costumes
- Basic technical aspects
- Actual performance of monologues, poems or scenes
About the Instructor
Rashmi Kotriwala is the co-founder of the Junction and a well-known theatre personality in Dubai with several acting, directing, and producing experiences under her belt. She has also won several awards at Short+Sweet Theatre in Dubai and spearheads the Hindi theater repertoire called Udaan in Dubai. Rashmi is a columnist for Performing Arts in Young Times and is regularly invited to judge theater festivals and performances across the city's schools and other venues. She also is a script assessor for international theater festivals.
Beginner & Intermediate
* Bring a notebook and pen
All sessions are valid for 45 days upon booking
17 and older
District 8 - G12 Street
(villa # will be shared upon booking)