Oldcastle Theatre Company
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Tues. Jan. 8, 2019 through Feb. 26th – 7 to 9 p.m.
Sally Sugarman, a long time professor at Bennington College, is joining with the Oldcastle Theatre Company to present a class entitled “The American Family Drama” for eight weekly sessions from Tuesday January 8, 2019 through February 26th from 7 to 9 p.m. at Oldcastle Theatre, 331 Main Street in Bennington.
Ms. Sugarman taught a similar class with other faculty members of Bennington College. The idea of the new class came about during a discussion with Oldcastle’s Producing Artistic Director, Eric Peterson. Ms. Sugarman and Peterson were talking about the breath and diversity of great American plays centered on the family. Several of the plays discussed during that conversation are included in the upcoming course.
Starting January 7th
This class will meet for 8 weeks on Monday nights 7 – 9 pm. Instructor Christine Decker, actor and Director of Education at Oldcastle, will work students through scenes, monologues, and exercises, to culminate in a showcase of performances. Open to every level of experience, from the seasoned to the brand new.
Call Oldcastle at 802-447-0564 to reserve your spot, as space is limited.
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