Summer Laboratory

MICHAEL CHEKHOV SUMMER WORKSHOP

July 8-26, 2019 in Hudson (NY)

That is what we want in our school, to open the doors for the creative spirit. (Michael Chekhov)

A program
For actors, acting teachers & theater makers who want to practically explore a Michael Chekhov- inspired approach to rehearsing & performing.

When & Where
July 8-26, 2019. – The Michael Chekhov School is located in the historic City of Hudson (NY), two hours from New York City. Hudson is accessible by train (Amtrak); the closest airports are Albany (NY) and all NYC airports.

Daily Schedule
9:30 – 12:30 Morning Session
12:30 – 2:30 Lunch
2:30 – 5:30 Afternoon Session

The Course
The Michael Chekhov School is hosting this 3-week summer workshop for participants
* who have trained as / or are working as actor / director / filmmaker / teacher / creative
* who are looking to develop their working knowledge of Michael Chekhov’s Technique
* who desire to work with their own specific artistic questions in a collaborative atmosphere on rehearsing & performing dramatic material

Tuition
$2100

How to Apply
This workshop is limited to 12 actors. Please contact us for details on the application process. We welcome your inquiry and you can contact us here:

Faculty
Our core faculty includes Fern Sloan & Ted Pugh who are bringing their experience of more than 40 years with the Michael Chekhov work to this course and Ragnar Freidank, acting teacher, film directorco-artistic director for the DVD series Master Classes in the Michael Chekhov Technique.

Housing
Accommodations can be found through airbnb. A list of some area motels & B&Bs can be found here. If you will not have a car, you will want to arrange for housing within walking distance to our work space: 360 Warren Street, Hudson, NY.

Camping
Possibilities include Fox Hill Camping (518-392-3714) in Spencertown (NY), or at the nearby Lake Taghkanic State Park  & Copake Falls, all driving-distance from Hudson

Childcare
While no childcare is provided by the Michael Chekhov School, the nearby local Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School & Farm is offering a Day Camp / Overnight Camp:
* ages 4-7 (July 9-20) Kinder Camp
* ages 8-10 (July 15 -20) Farm Cam

More Information
If you have additional questions, please contact us. We look forward to hearing from you.