Summer Institute for International ArtistsCurriculum

Classes are taught by the internationally-acclaimed faculty of the USC School of Dramatic Arts. The School’s faculty of working artists are experts in their field and have an intimate understanding of the industry.

Classes Include:

Acting – Meisner Technique Explore the craft of acting through the methods of one of America’s seminal acting teachers
Acting for the Camera Examine the dynamics of acting in relation to film/television
Voice – Linklater Technique Join working actors, USC alumni, casting directors and other industry leaders as they discuss the business of acting
Professional Seminar Join top agents, casting directors and other industry leaders as they discuss the business of acting
Movement – Grotowski Technique Experience the physical life of the actor through the exercises of the 20th Century Master Teacher
Improvisation – Spolin Technique Discover the world of improvisation as developed by the influential theatre maker
Solo Performance Create and perform your own story through guided prompts and improvisations
Clowning Take risks in the topsy-turvy world of the clown, based on the principles of the famous pedagogue Jacques Lecoq

View 2019 Summer Institute Sample Schedule here.