Vilnius

Suzuki Method of Actor Training

Three weeks in October/November OR Three weeks in March/April

Open for:

  • 1-5 EOA students
  • Practical training course of Suzuki Method is recommended for any stage performer. It aims at improving acting, dancing and other performing skills. Suzuki Method of Actor Training was originally created by Tadashi Suzuki and is designed to regain the perceptive abilities and powers of the human body.

    Studies include unique theoretical knowledge as well as exploring individual creativity through the rigorous approach to physical training that allows the student to challenge his/her center of gravity by presenting physical obstacles within a given structure. It concentrates on the lover body, legs and feet, giving the student more awareness of the entire body, breath and voice.

    Topics of the Suzuki Method of Actor Training intensive course:

  • body centre (gravity) and body tension analysis
  • body control, focus and concentration, breathing
  • energy control
  • body power and speed, willpower
  • physical and emotional expression
  • movement in the space, body composition
  • acting for audience: attention maintenance
  • Skills:

  • will be able to control the body in the most efficient way
  • will be able to control the amount of energy and to direct it to a certain point
  • will be able to concentrate and focus on the main goals
  • will be able to understand the form and composition
  • will discover new approaches to body and gesture, image and emotion
  • Practical training / singers and other stage performers /English language

    Name of profesor:

  • Assoc. Prof. Vesta Grabštaitė, head of Department of Acting and Movement of the Academy and actor at Oskaras Koršunovas Theatre (OKT).
  • Possible extras:

    Courses from the list of Elective Courses at LMTA

    Final examination:

  • Pass/fail (required minimum: 70 % attendance of practical training classes)
  • Entrance examination:

  • none
  • Total expenses of the EOA module per student (when contract):

  • 267 eur for 3 weeks intensive course
  • Activity: Acting, Training
    Academy of music: Vilnius
    Language training: English
    Student: Singers

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