The Hagen Summer Intensive

The Hagen Summer Intensive is a rigorous, 6-week workshop that probes the practical applications of Uta Hagen’s technique as discussed in her book A CHALLENGE FOR THE ACTOR. Through acting technique, scene study, script analysis, and technical exercises, “The Six Steps” will become an integral part of the actor’s craft. When you have strong technique and more confidence in how to find yourself in the role, acting will be joyful. Classes include: Acting Technique, Scene Study, Alexander Technique, Movement & Voice.

Classes meet Mondays – Fridays, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, over six weeks:

  • 2022 HAGEN SUMMER INTENSIVE:
    • June 27, 2022 – August 5, 2022 (Orientation on June 26, 2022; no classes July 4)
  • 2023 HAGEN SUMMER INTENSIVE:
    • June 26, 2023 – August 4, 2023 (Orientation June 25; no classes July 4)

Tuition: $3,250

APPLICATIONS:

  • Apply Now! Applications accepted on a rolling basis
  • Early Admissions Deadline: March 5

APPLY ONLINE
(includes $50 non-refundable application fee)
*Fill out application from a computer – not a phone or tablet

AUDITIONS:

For your audition please prepare two contrasting contemporary monologues, three-minutes each. Due to Covid-19, all auditions are currently taking place by appointment virtually over Zoom. You will be contacted to schedule your audition after you submit your application.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT:

  • A rigorous, integrated 6-week training that probes the practical applications of Uta Hagen’s approach to acting
  • A faculty of master practitioners
  • A direct, in-depth approach to your work and a safe, supportive, challenging environment
  • To strengthen your craft and stretch all aspects of your instrument
  • To complete the Intensive a stronger, more knowledgeable, more confident actor

INSTRUCTORS: