Chris Thatcher Acting Studio
Training Courses in Boulder, CO
Actors need full control over their creative process so they can act on demand under any circumstance. Chris Thatcher teaches the Meisner Technique and the Michael Chekhov Technique in an exceptional combination that is reliable, effective, and produces inspired and powerful performances every time. When taught in the context of improvisation, scene study, cold reading, auditioning, and on-camera, this combination is unbeatable. Chris teaches other acting techniques and tools customized to the requirements of the personal actor, and if needed, coaches actors on the practical side of show business.
read moreChris Thatcher teaches acting based on the Meisner Technique, the Michael Chekhov Technique, and other Method acting techniques. Many of Chris' clients work professionally in Los Angeles, New York, and other locations around the world. Chris trained in New York, London and Los Angeles, and acted in many critically acclaimed stage productions. Chris trained with Michael Chekhov's students, Jack Colvin and Mala Powers, as well as with NYU's Richard Schechner, and renowned Meisner teacher, Fran Montano.
read moreIn addition, Chris will help students identify and free themselves from any physical and psychological acting blocks that may hold them back from realizing their full artistic potential. Classes in Boulder, Colorado, are held weekly, all year long, except for major holidays. In-person classes are kept small (12-15 students) so that everyone works extensively in every class. Classes are customized to the needs and skill levels of the students who are present. A scheduled audit is required. Experience the power of the Meisner Technique, the Michael Chekhov Technique, and Integrative Body Psychotherapy (IBP), to identify and free yourself from the physical and psychological acting blocks that keep you from realizing your full artistic potential.