Actions and Objectives

ONLINE CLASS: A practical course for the actor in skills that are well suited to development in an online format. Using monologues, this class will explore the power of actions and objectives as tools to spark creativity, specificity and bold choices. For actors with some scene study experience.

Note: This class meets twice a week.

Price: $ 300.00
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Online Class requirements (Zoom Meetings): You will need a computer, tablet, or smartphone with a camera (built-in or plug-in), speakers, microphone (or telephone), and a broadband internet connection (1 mbs/sec or greater). Courses will not be recorded. Students must attend during scheduled meeting times.


Actions and Objectives - Summer
Price: $300.00
Start Date: 6/2/2020 | End Date: 6/18/2020
Day of the week: Tuesday and Thursday
Time: 6:00:00 PM - 8:30:00 PM
Instructor(s): Naomi Jacobson

Tuesday and Thursday

Naomi Jacobson has acted at most of the DC area theatres for the last 25 years. She is an Affiliated Artist at Shakespeare Theatre Company and a 20-year company member at Woolly Mammoth. DC credits include Kennedy Center, Ford’s, Arena Stage, Studio, Round House, Theatre J, Signature, Olney, Center Stage, and Wolf Trap Opera. She’s traveled regionally to the Guthrie Theatre, the Goodman Theatre, Milwaukee Rep, Cincinnati Playhouse, Arizona Theatre Company, Delaware Theatre Company, and the Berkshire Theatre Festival. Naomi has received 3 Helen Hayes Awards, 15 nominations, the Lunt-Fontanne Fellowship, the Anderson-Hopkins Award for Excellence in Theatre, and a DC Arts Commission Individual Artist grant. She has independent film and network TV credits. Voiceover work includes NPR, PBS, Discovery Channel, the Smithsonian, as well as narrating recorded books. She teaches acting and public speaking at professional theatres and at various universities and corporations.