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Acting Intensives

The Gately/Poole Acting Intensives are the foundation of The Gately/Poole actor training program. These intensives are for actors interested in pursuing a professional career in acting. The student must discover an experiential understanding of the through-line of The Gately/Poole Meisner Technique.

THE ONE YEAR ACTING PROGRAM

New on-line classes are an exciting addition to our core Gately/Poole training program. The classes meet 3 times per week in 8-week segments with both afternoon and evening sessions available. The core Meisner technique is used with innovations that bring it into the 21st century. Training in Film & Television is included, along with Voice/Speech and Physical Technique/Movement Classes.

GOALS OF THE ACTING PROGRAM FOR STAGE, FILM AND TELEVISION

  • Provide in-depth training on the fundamentals of the Meisner Technique
  • Develop the necessary skills and knowledge to cultivate an actor of authenticity, theatricality, and range in both realistic and period material
  • Eliminate the physical and vocal restrictions that reduce an actor’s emotional, expansive, and expressive behavior
  • Strengthen the ability to identify, and address his or her individual needs in the classroom and in practice
  • Instill and inspire in each actor their own unique, distinctive style as a performing artist

THE GOALS OF THE ACTING PROGRAM WILL BE ACCOMPLISHED THROUGH: