Acting Classes

The Naples Players offers great performing arts classes available for all levels of experience.
Intro to Jazz
March 26, 2020 – April 30, 2020

This beginner class is designed to introduce students to basic jazz terminology and technique while helping to build self-confidence and improve coordination. Class includes body isolations, across-the-floor progressions, and stylized small jazz dance combinations.

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Intro to Tap
March 26, 2020 – May 30, 2020

This beginner class is designed for students that have little or no experience. Students will learn fundamental tap technique, coordination, develop a sense of rhythm, timing & self-expression. Class includes warm-up, center tap exercises, and small tap combinations.

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Saturday Acting Showcase Workshop
March 7, 2020 – April 18, 2020

This class is for those with mixed levels of acting experience who prefer a Saturday time slot. In this workshop based approach to acting students will work the tools of the craft through scenes and monologues by practicing, observing, and voicing constructive feedback of ideas and reactions about themselves and other performers. Students will shape their material, build a comfort level, and work hard with personal coaching from Diane. Outside work is suggested to facilitate class work. The session will culminate in an invited Showcase to present the progress of all the students in Diane’s class.

Need financial Assistance? Diane Davis has made a scholarship available for her classes. Click here to apply and learn more: https://naplesplayers.org/education-2/diane-davis-scholarship

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Tuesday Acting Showcase Workshop
March 10, 2020 – April 21, 2020

This class is for those with mixed levels of acting experience who prefer a Tuesday time slot. In this workshop based approach to acting students will work the tools of the craft through scenes and monologues by practicing, observing, and voicing constructive feedback of ideas and reactions about themselves and other performers. Students will shape their material, build a comfort level, and work hard with personal coaching from Diane. Outside work is suggested to facilitate class work. The session will culminate in an invited Showcase to present the progress of all the students in Diane’s class.

Need financial Assistance? Diane Davis has made a scholarship available for her classes. Click here to apply and learn more: https://naplesplayers.org/education-2/diane-davis-scholarship

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Drop-In Improv
March 7, 2020
April 4, 2020
May 2, 2020

A monthly improv jam session for beginner to advanced improvisers to drop-in and hone their skills, create new characters, learn new games, strengthen open scene work, exchange ideas and maybe try a little Musical Improv. The class instructor is Second City trained Craig Price, TNP’s Education Director who studied with Del Close at IO Theatre and has been teaching and performing improv for 30 years.

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Registration

FALL CLASSES

September – December
Fall Registration opens in August


WINTER CLASSES

January – March
Registration opens in November


SPRING CLASSES

March – May
Registration opens in February


SUMMER CLASSES

June – August
Registration opens in April

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Questions?

Contact Hester Kamin

Director of Education
(239) 434-7340, ext. 130
hkamin@naplesplayers.org


Contact Craig Price

Director Community Education & Wellness
(239) 434-7340, ext. 103
cprice@naplesplayers.org


Contact Kenzie Currie

Education Stage Manager
(239) 434-7340, ext. 127
kcurrie@naplesplayers.org


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The Naples Players
701 5th Avenue South, Naples, Florida 34102

(239) 263-7990
Monday-Friday: 10am to 4pm
Saturday: 10am to 4pm

*Will-Call & Wait-List opens 2 hours before curtain

Main OFFICE

(239) 434-7340
Monday-Friday: 10am to 4pm
Saturday: 10am to 4pm

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