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SAGA Workshop: How to do a General American Accent

Saturday, 22 July, 2017 - 10:00 to 12:00

Event Category: 

  • Workshops

HOW TO DO A GENERAL AMERICAN ACCENT 
with Vicki Bawcombe

DATE  SATURDAY 22 July 2017
TIME  10:00-12:00
PLACE City Varsity, 18 Roeland Street, Gardens, Cape Town 
COST  Free for SAGA Members, R60 for non members
RSVP  Lesoko on lesoko@gmail.com or whatsapp on 0826957540

Vicki Bawcombe is back for the third and final installment of the Accent and Dialect series. This workshops deals with the specific tools to help the actor master the General American accent.

Many actors underestimate the amount of focused work that needs to be done to really get on top of a dialect/accent. Vicki Bawcombe is an actress, writer, educator and a sought after dialect and accent coach whose credits include Orpheus in Africa, West Side Story and was the resident dialect coach on Black Sails.

Book your place, spread the word and see you there! 

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Venue

CityVarsity - Cape Town Campus

18 Roeland Street
Cape Town 
Latitude: -33.928837
Longitude: 18.420413

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