The principal goal of the
In addition to shaping its students into functioning professional artists, the school places high value on cultural enrichment and personal growth and maturity. The program is a three-year hothouse of study, rehearsal, and performance. The students receive individual attention within the framework of an intensive full day of classes and rehearsals, demanding a high level of discipline and dedication.
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The student thus acquires, in addition to technical skill, the necessary fortitude to survive in the professional world upon graduation. He knows how to work hard, and to achieve results within a specific time frame. He knows how to work within an ensemble, while bringing to bear an enriched cultural background.
Theatre Managers and stage and film directors who view the numerous examples of high quality work in the third year production schedule can be assured that they are seeing genuine displays of learned technique and skill, rather than accidental successes. They know they are seeing actors who, in the fullest sense of the word, belong in the professional world.