THEA 231   Speech for the Actor* (3 Hours)

Prerequisites : THEA 131.

This class will deepen the voice work from THEA 131: Voice and Speech. Work in the classroom will further solidify expansion rather than compression, open channel for sound, vocal resonance, and forward placement. Further exploration of rhetoric and language will be utilized. Vocal range and capacity will be explored. Intensive training will continue in the process of learning a dialect, written dialect transcription, and application of spoken dialect to a text.