Training Name: Skidmore Summer Intensive
Attendance Date: Summer 2021 Overview: Sixty artists are invited to take part in an intensive workshop that includes rigorous, physical work, theoretical research, and the generation and performance of new work by each participant. The program’s objective is to develop courageous theater artists who are able to integrate new influences from many disciplines into their work. The curriculum is designed for pre-professional and professional artists. Artists train daily in the Suzuki Method of Actor Training and the Viewpoints with SITI Company Members. This core training is the foundation of the summer intensive. In the afternoon, participants take a rotation of classes in Movement, Speaking, Dramaturgy, and Composition with Anne Bogart. Composition class includes a weekly assignment to create new ensemble works, including a final piece presented for the public.