Acting coaching, speech and performance support
Learn how to take the stage with confidence and leap into a higher level of performance with acting coaching, support with text or lyric analysis and interpretation, and speech and performance support services from ScripTwister.
Incorporate simple dramatic techniques that add depth, texture and dimension to your performance. Discover new ways to dance with language, speak and move with ease, and tell a story that will win over your audience.
Intensify Vocal Performance!
Summer Session 2019
Monday August 26 - Friday August 30
Investment | $250
Intensify your audition and recital pieces and discover what's involved in crafting professional performance. ScripTwister is joining with the Serpas Vocal Studio to present a rigorous session in voice production and theatrical technique. This week-long adventure will be led by a team of experts in vocal, musical and theatrical performance.
Whether you're a beginner curious about what's involved in classical voice training, or an experienced performer keen to fine-tune your abilities, the gentle and warm approach in this combination of solo and group sessions is for you.
Designed for performers aged 12 - 19.
- Afternoon group sessions beginning at 1 p.m.
- Scheduled solo evening classes
- Monday August 26 - Friday August 30 | Saturday performance
$250 |$200 family & friend rate will apply when more than one performer is registered.
Areas of Study
- Musical Theatre Solo & Group Performance
- Classical/Italian Art Song
- Choral and Speech Ensemble
- Italian IPA, Diction, Ear Training & Technique
- Speech Arts, Script Analysis & Monologue Preparation
- Accompanist Collaboration
- Beckie Edler | Diction & Vocal Coaching
- Lori Chang-Shivji | Accompaniment & Music History
- Jillian Millar Drysdale | Speech Arts, Acting & Characterization
- Jacqueline Serpas | Vocal Production
Want to register? Message ScripTwister for details.
Study Performance with ScripTwister.
Polish Your Performance!
Add depth and precision to your musical theatre or monologue performance with an acting consultation. Learn what’s it’s like to work one-on-one with ScripTwister in this starter package including one hour of lyric and text analysis, character analysis and stage choreography, followed by one hour of review and fine-tuning.
Learn to Love Language!
EXPLORE TEXT THROUGH DRAMA
Does your child struggle with reading? Words come alive in this combination of storytelling, text analysis and dramatic presentation designed for kids aged 8 and up. Explore stories and poems in a one-on-one or small group session, with an emphasis on understanding how text is constructed and communicated.
What do performers say about ScripTwister sessions?
Whether you sing or speak the words, acting coaching helps performers to create intriguing, fully dimensional characters.
I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.VINCENT VAN GOGH
Polish your performance with acting coaching, speech and performance support
No matter what you do for a living, having the ability to appear natural and spontaneous in front of an audience is always an advantage. Developing this skill takes time, practice and bravery. Studying performance with an acting coach will strengthen your capacity to tell a story and sell your message in any context. ScripTwister offers acting and performance coaching in an atmosphere of mutual respect, fun and encouragement – an environment that allows every performer to thrive.
Scriptwister’s acting workshops explore established theatrical techniques and the basics behind cultivating character and strengthening performance. Purposeful exercises help develop a better understanding of how to fully engage an audience.
1-on-1 Acting and Musical Theatre Coaching and Stage Choreo
Want to polish your audition piece or shine in Festival speech arts and musical theatre performances? Add dimension and flair to your performance with one-on-one or semi-private acting coaching and stage choreography.
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If your oral presentation skills are lacklustre or you break out in hives at the thought of speaking in public, Scriptwister can help. Business presentation coaching services add authenticity and interest to corporate presentations and speeches.