Curtain Up Classroom

Curtain Up Classroom

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Combining both theatre experience as actor and director and teaching experience as Communications and Theatre Professor, Dr. Maria Bakalis provides unique acting education with an artistic touch. All Curtain Up Classroom programs reflect a steadfast commitment to creative training and are dedicated to building upon the philosphy that theatre is a collaborative experience for the actor and the audience.

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Serves Glen Ellyn , IL
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Experience level

No experience, Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Acting venue(s)

Theater, Improv theater, TV commercial, Radio, Not applicable; lessons are for personal interest

People in group

1 person

Acting focus area(s)

Hone diction and enunciation, Expand vocal range, Strengthen vocal projection, Refine vocal expression, Develop specific accent(s)

Students goals

To prepare for an audition, To build confidence, To explore as a hobby, To continue professional development

Acting type(s)

I can make recommendations, Scene study, Cold reading, Method acting, Classical acting, Voice-over, Improv, Physical theater and movement

Student's age

5 – 10 years old, 11 – 13 years old, 14 – 18 years old, 19 – 25 years old, 26 – 45 years old, 46 – 65 years old, Over 65 years old

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Services offered

Voice Acting
Public Speaking