Mathematics of Acting = Voice + Face
If you've ever wondered why people sound the way they do and how actors can make certain choices to create memorable characters, then this course is for you! Participants will gain an understanding of a few vocal tools and how to combine certain vocal textures to create at least 8 character voices. Attendees will also gain awareness of how certain muscles can be manipulated to create compelling faces.
Dréa Lewis is a 2021 award-winning director by The John F. Kennedy Center for her artistic leadership on “Tilikum” (produced in partnership with the University of Central Missouri). She began her career at Paramount Studios and is highly recommended by Mike Nichols and Tom Hanks. She is the author of "The Mathematics of Acting" and works as a certified Drama teacher at an elementary magnet arts school since (2016). Currently, Dréa Lewis is in post-production phase of the 1st feature length film "The Delilah Factor" from her production company, Dream of Dréa, LLC.