We offer both regular weekly small group lessons and intensive small group lessons. Group lessons are an economical way to learn from the teacher and from other students. Intensives are designed for people who want an intensive crash course in our material in three days.
Regular Group Lesson (Next Session: TBD)
Please contact us regarding future sessions.
Small group lessons are limited to 4 students. Topics include examination of all phonemes, word connection, rhythm and intonation patterns, reduction and vowel neutralization. Student will work on individual sounds, phrases, sentences, and will read dialogues independently and together.
Group Lesson -- Five Two-Hour Sessions
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Group Lesson for Actors (TBD)
This course focuses on all of the elements of speech and accent reduction, as well as acting. All work starts from spoken dialogues, monologues, presentations, and speeches by students. Actors who have material to work on for auditions, monologues, and professional productions are encouraged to apply . Non-actors are also welcomed and may bring their own speeches or other material, or material will be provided for them.
This course is for intermediate - advanced students. While basic explanation of the principals of American English is not part of the regular curriculum, these topics are likely to come up and be addressed. While these lessons are designed for non-native speakers of English, native speakers may also apply.
Class is limited to no more than 8 students. Eight sessions are held each month. Course fee allows student to attend any six of the eight scheduled lessons. Student has flexibility and may decide at the last minute whether or not to attend a specific class.
Greenwich Village Location. Enrolled students may attend any six of these eight lessons:
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8:30 - 10:30 p.m.
(Course fee for any six sessions. All 8 lessons may be attended for small additional fee. Additional lessons are $20/each.)
Group Intensive (TBD)
Like our regular group lessons, our intensives are limited to 4 students. This 6 hour focused intensive course spends three days covering the phonemes and immediately putting them to use in intonation patterns, sentences and dialogues.
HAVE A TIME REQUEST FOR GROUP LESSONS? LET US KNOW!
Intensive group classes will be scheduled based on demand and students' preferred schedules. Intensives are scheduled for two hours a day, three days in a row, starting at the same time each day. If there is a particular time that meets your schedule, please contact us to let us know. We will try to take your time request into account when scheduling our intensive group lessons.