Presenter: Jared Craig
Sunday, April 11
3:00 – 5:00 pm
Ages: 12+Format: Virtual or outdoors with masks and social distancing (weather dependent)
Jared Craig is a Boston area actor and recently returned from the French tour of Julius Caesar (Lucius) as part of the Festival d’Automne à Paris, originally produced at the American Repertory Theatre. He appeared in Be.The.Dog. at the New York International Fringe Festival. His Boston area credits include Iphicrates in The Island of Slaves (Orfeo Group), Idwal Morris in The Corn is Green(Huntington Theatre Company, directed by Nicholas Martin), Scripps in The History Boys (SpeakEasy Stage Company, directed by Scott Edmiston), Romeo in Romeo and Juliet (Fiddlehead Theatre and Shakespeare NOW!), Puck in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Shakespeare NOW!), Paul in First Blush and Richard in The Red Lion (Boston Playwright’s Theatre), and Chester in Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse (MHSDG State Festival Winner). He studied at the London Academy of Dramatic Arts and received a BFA in Acting from Boston University.
In this workshop, students will:
Dissect a monologue that the group will workshop and attack it together, beat by beat. Students will then apply what they learned to a monologue that they have prepared. Lastly, students will work on a "cold read" monologue as audition preparation.
Students should prepare/bring:A 30-60 second memorized monologue.