Working with methods of great voice practitioners: Patsy Rodenburg
Time: 15:15 - 17:45
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
Course Code: DS121
Duration: 1 session
What is the course about?
One of Patsy Rodenburg's former students and a celebrated voice tutor in her own right takes you through some invaluable vocal exercises in an intensive workshop.
This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.
What will we cover?
Alignment breath and articulation exercises sourced from two of Patsy Rodenburg's publications.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
Have a clear sense of the vocal channel being able to phonate with a sense of ease.
Deepen your connection to the breath and release sound with freedom.
Identify exercises you can use as part of a regular voice limber.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
Anyone with an interest in the voice is welcome.
If you are new to voice classes please take a moment to read our
full sequence of voice and speech classes at City Lit (click here) before choosing.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
You should ideally be familiar with the work of Rodenburg before you attend the workshop.
As part of the course content, your tutor may record your image for initial and ongoing assessment purposes. You are entitled to decline to participate in the recording of your image.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
Bring a copy of the text The Actor Speaks with you as well as a notebook and pen and small hand mirror. You should be dressed for floor exercises.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
You should enrol on the other workshops in the Voice Practitioners series.
Please refer to our
full sequence of voice and speech classes at City Lit (click here) as you consider which area you would like to study next.