MASTER CLASSES and DIRECTING

Master Classes offered:

Acting the Method • Acting the Song/Aria • Stageworthy Preparation and Performance • Directing Your Recital

Master Classes given:

The Juilliard School • Screen Actors Guild • American Federation of Television and Radio
New York University (Steinhardt) • Manhattan School of Music • Mannes College of Music
Chamber Music America • Grand Valley State University • LaGuardia High School
Disney Theatrical Productions (Lion King project)
Abroad: The Danish Theater School • Eklektisk Theater Company • Danish Actors Union

I have been a stage director of plays, recitals, concerts and opera, and have worked with actors, singers and instrumentalists. Here is a partial list:

  • Henry Street Settlement: Chamber Music, Miracle on the Danube, Brewsie and Willie
  • National Opera Association (NOA): Dr. Know It All
  • OperaFest at Martha’s Vineyard: Songs for a Summer Season
  • Songfest at Pepperdine University, CA: Lori Laitman Retrospective
  • Manhattan School of Music: Leaning Toward Millennium
  • Juilliard School Recital: Walpurgisnacht
  • Various Venues in NYC - Animals, Animals; Gypsies and Other Loves; Theory of Three/Synergy (written and directed for Fifth House Trio)
  • Currently in Development: Kurt Weill: Heartbreak and Hope