A Noise Within Offers 5-Week King Lear Play Intensive

A Noise Within

A Noise Within has a Single Play Intensive coming up in March focusing on Shakespeare’s King Lear. The Intensive is a unique opportunity for teachers to re-energize their educational practices to promote a love of Shakespeare in the classroom. In hands-on sessions, A Noise Within teaching artists will lead a thorough investigation of King Lear making strong connections to classroom work, as a series of lesson plans are devised with the central themes, characters, and textual analysis of the play. The course is designed for those wishing to expand their knowledge of Shakespeare, as well as those for whom Shakespeare is relatively new.

To gain a deeper understanding of King Lear, teachers will participate in fun, interactive exercises in vocal delivery and inquiry-based table readings led by trained teaching artists. Teachers will attend the workshop and two performances to fulfill LAUSD requirements. (2 LAUSD Salary Points).

Class Dates: Mondays 6:00 – 10:00 pm on March 4, 11, 18, April 1 & 8, and Saturday April 20 from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. Fee: $200
Registration deadline: Feb 18, 2013
To register and for more information, contact Claire Mannle, Director of Education, (626) 356-3104 or education@anoisewithin.org.

Insiders Meetings that coincide with A Noise Within’s season also continue in 2013. The upcoming schedule includes:

February 6: Eurydice
March 6: The Beaux’ Stratagem
April 10: Insight

Pro-rated rates are available and you can join the series at any time. Click Here for more information.


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