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Acting Workshop-Playing Objective and the Art of Inner Movement
Railroad Playhouse
Newburgh, NY
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Acting Workshop-Playing Objective and the Art of Inner Movement
Prepare to WOW all day intensive workshop

Led by NYC master teacher David H. Cohen
at the Railroad Playhouse in Newburgh, New York.

Sunday, August 21: 11AM-5PM

...-Think outside the box
-Edge out the competition
-Give directors what they want
-Make the script come alive
-Show off your individuality
-Find and play winning objectives
-Create unforgettable characters
-Break through your own blocks

Workshop Fee - $75, Space is STRICTLY limited to 12 actors.

From the audition to the staged reading and on to final performance on or off camera, the actor is in a state of transformation. Prepare to WOW and get the results you truly want. The all day intensive will focus on the various methods for finding and playing Objective using the renowned Michael Chekhov technique of Psychological Gesture or Inner Movement.

This workshop is for the actor who is ready to get serious about their craft and career, to take their performance to the next level and grow into the powerful creative artist they wish to be.
Artistic Director of The Studio Upstairs Theatre Repertory and NYC's Mission: Improv-able since 1989, David H Cohen regularly produces and directs in and around NYC, staging exciting original works at The American Globe Theater, The Actors Institute, The John Houseman, The Comic Strip, Gotham Comedy Club and myriad festivals and equity showcases, in addition to coaching and mentoring actors, writers, directors, and filmmakers for the past 25 years, many of whom currently successfully work in professional theater, television and film.

David was recently seen in Howard Brenton's "Christie in Love" at the Railroad Playhouse and on its Hudson Valley Tour, is the lead in the new film "Provocation" and is currently in production for film projects "Follow My Voice" and "The Book of George."

A certified teacher with the Michael Chekhov Association, David has worked with the Chekhov technique for over 15 years with master teachers from around the world, and has taught as special guest artist for The National Theater for Croatia, The Actor's Movement Studio in NYC, numerous regional theater companies and as faculty at SUNY (State University of New York) New Paltz and SUNY Orange (Middletown & Newburgh) campuses. His program "Improv-a-Nation: Theater Games for the Whole Family" can be found in libraries and schools around the country.

The Railroad Playhouse, located at 27 Water Street just above Newburgh's revitalized waterfront restaurants and spas, is a brand new space for live theater and music performance. For information on all of the playhouse's events and classes, go to www.rrplayhouse.org

For more information on the intensive workshop, please call David H. Cohen at 914-850-3226 or email thestudioupstairs@yahoo.com



Railroad Playhouse
27 South Water Street
Newburgh, NY 12550
United States


Arts > Theatre
Education > Workshops

Minimum Age: 14
Kid Friendly: No
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!


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