The Ottawa School of Theatre offers an intensive workshop:
Meisner Technique Workshop
Ages 18+

Taught by Toronto actor Chadwick Allen
When: Jan. 26-28, 2018
Cost: $200/student or $175 for Equity/Actra members.

Click HERE to register or call 613-580-2764.

Chadwick Allen, based in Toronto, is a professional artist working all across this country for almost 20 years. He has an arts degree from the University of Ottawa as well as Second City, Armstrong Acting Studios and Fraser Studios. He teaches the Meisner Technique at Fraser Studios. Chad is an actor and writer, known for Rookie Blue (2010), Murdoch Mysteries (2008) and Damien (2016).


Fri. Jan. 26: 7:30 to 9 p.m.

  • Brief history of The Group Theatre and Meisner.
  • Intro to Meisner’s Theories on Acting and Repetition.
  • A few exercises demonstrating the need for the technique.
  • Repetition (everyone repeats once, hopefully twice).

Sat. Jan. 27: 2 to 6 p.m.
Sun. Jan. 28: 12 to 4 p.m. (start/finish are flexible)

  • Review of repetition and theories (everyone repeats once).
  • Start adding layers onto the repetition. Personalize/Truth/point of view.

 Click HERE to register or call 613-580-2764.