with Melanie McNulty
May 19th, 2020
$100 | 4 weeks
10 Student Limit
Get your kiddos' creativity flowing with online acting classes! During these fun, hour long classes, Melanie will work with your kiddos on the fundamental building blocks of acting, including but not limited to building a character, understanding scripts, and working on their confidence, communication, and creativity. This is a great chance for your kids to try something new in the comfort of their own home.
Chicago actor and long-time children's teacher, Melanie McNulty, will be leading these classes. She'll provide structured creative exercises, work on improv, scripted material, commercials and more!
Melanie McNulty is a working film and theatre actor and youth teaching artist in Chicago. She originally hails from Glenview, a suburb north of the city, but she spent her undergraduate years in Bloomington, Indiana where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and Drama-Acting with Minors in Dance and Film. She also spent a semester abroad at the Gaiety School of Acting-The National Theatre School of Ireland in Dublin, where she credits her time to finding her voice as an artist.
Her resume also includes resident teaching artist positions with various companies such as Emerald City Theatre and Skyline Studios where she directs, devises, and choreographs junior musicals. She originally got her start teaching acting when she developed a new performing arts course at Phantom Lake YMCA Camp in Mukwonago, Wisconsin, the oldest YMCA in North America.
Her most recent film credits include feature Rendezvous In Chicago (HONEY) and short Compartmentalization Storage Facility (TALULAH) that is currently screening in film festivals internationally. Her next short Forever (SAM) is shooting in October 2019 and is expected to hit the 2020 festival circuit.