ACTOR’S ACCENT TOOLKIT

Online

ACTOR'S ACCENT TOOLKIT: An Introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for Performers When: Friday, April 3, 9am - 1pm & 2pm - 6pm PST Where: Online via Zoom Taught by: Siobhan Doherty www.speakingofaccents.com Price: $225 $90 for repeat registration Certified Teacher Siobhan Doherty leads an introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for performers and public speakers. This eight-hour workshop focuses on understanding what accents are and the skills needed to develop them. With a tailored blend of discussion, exercises, and context-building, students walk away with an understanding of the muscles that shape speech, the patterns that make up accents, and the tools they need to […]

ACTOR’S ACCENT TOOLKIT

Online

ACTOR'S ACCENT TOOLKIT: An Introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for Performers When: Friday, April 3, 9am - 1pm & 2pm - 6pm PST Where: Online via Zoom Taught by: Siobhan Doherty www.speakingofaccents.com Price: $225 $90 for repeat registration Certified Teacher Siobhan Doherty leads an introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for performers and public speakers. This eight-hour workshop focuses on understanding what accents are and the skills needed to develop them. With a tailored blend of discussion, exercises, and context-building, students walk away with an understanding of the muscles that shape speech, the patterns that make up accents, and the tools they need to […]

PHONETICS INTENSIVE Australia #2

Online

A Three-Day Online Intensive in Phonetic Transcription With Certified Teachers Simon Masterton & Linda Nicholls-Gidley April 9th-11th, 2021, 12:00-7:00pm Australian Eastern Standard Time. That's 7:30am-2:30pm in Mumbai and Colombo; 10am-5pm in Singapore, Perth, Kuala Lumpur, Beijing, and Hong Kong; 11am-6pm in Seoul and Tokyo; 2-9pm in New Zealand; 3am-10am in London; 10pm-5am in New York. Time Zone Calculator here. There will be a daily meal break from 3:00 to 4:00pm AEST. This course will be online only. All documents and audio materials will be shared through an online platform. All sessions will be recorded and shared with participants. Click here […]

$100 – $300

PHONETICS INTENSIVE #15

Online

Registration for PHONETICS INTENSIVE #15 is currently closed. Click here to put your name on the waitlist. A Three-Day Online Intensive in Phonetic Transcription With KTS Co-Director Andrea Caban and Certified Teacher Tyler Seiple April 9th-11th, 2021, 6am-1pm Pacific Time / 2-9pm British Summer Time. There will be a daily meal break from 9:00 to 10:00am Pacific / 5:00 to 6:00pm BST. This course will be online only. All documents and audio materials will be shared through an online platform. All sessions will be recorded and shared with participants. Click here for a full description of our Phonetics Intensive workshops. […]

$100.00 – $400.00

PHONETICS INTENSIVE #15

Online

Registration for PHONETICS INTENSIVE #15 is currently closed. Click here to put your name on the waitlist. A Three-Day Online Intensive in Phonetic Transcription With KTS Co-Director Andrea Caban and Certified Teacher Tyler Seiple April 9th-11th, 2021, 6am-1pm Pacific Time / 2-9pm British Summer Time. There will be a daily meal break from 9:00 to 10:00am Pacific / 5:00 to 6:00pm BST. This course will be online only. All documents and audio materials will be shared through an online platform. All sessions will be recorded and shared with participants. Click here for a full description of our Phonetics Intensive workshops. […]

$100.00 – $400.00

EXPERIENCING ACCENTS #17 Online

Online

Registration for EXPERIENCING ACCENTS #17 is currently closed. Click here to put your name on the waitlist. A SIX-DAY ONLINE WORKSHOP IN THE SKILLS OF ACCENT ACQUISITION With Master Teacher Andrea Caban & Certified Teacher Julie Foh  April 16th-18th & 23rd-25th, 2021, 6am-1pm Pacific Time / 2-9pm British Summer Time. Daily meal break 9-10am Pacific / 5-6pm BST. April 19th-22nd will be days off. All sessions will be recorded and shared with participants. See below to register, put down a deposit, or pay in full. Click here for a full description of the workshop. Experiencing Speech and Phonetics Intensive are […]

$200.00 – $900.00

EXPERIENCING ACCENTS #17 Online

Online

Registration for EXPERIENCING ACCENTS #17 is currently closed. Click here to put your name on the waitlist. A SIX-DAY ONLINE WORKSHOP IN THE SKILLS OF ACCENT ACQUISITION With Master Teacher Andrea Caban & Certified Teacher Julie Foh  April 16th-18th & 23rd-25th, 2021, 6am-1pm Pacific Time / 2-9pm British Summer Time. Daily meal break 9-10am Pacific / 5-6pm BST. April 19th-22nd will be days off. All sessions will be recorded and shared with participants. See below to register, put down a deposit, or pay in full. Click here for a full description of the workshop. Experiencing Speech and Phonetics Intensive are […]

$200.00 – $900.00

KTS Webinar #31: A Brave Space

Online

FREE Saturday, April 17, 2021 12:00 pm PDT / 3:00 pm EDT To convert this meeting to your timezone, please visit: https://www.thetimezoneconverter.com/ This webinar is for self-identified White voice and speech trainers and professionals to discuss, brainstorm, and problem-solve ways of bringing inclusive and anti-racist practices into their work. This space will be held by KTS Teachers Erik Singer and Kristi Dana. With 90 minutes reserved, we invite our fellow voice and speech enthusiasts of all backgrounds to join in brave conversations about identity-conscious approaches to voice and speech training in a space where we won’t rely on the emotional […]

Free

KTS Webinar #31: A Brave Space

Online

FREE Saturday, April 17, 2021 12:00 pm PDT / 3:00 pm EDT To convert this meeting to your timezone, please visit: https://www.thetimezoneconverter.com/ This webinar is for self-identified White voice and speech trainers and professionals to discuss, brainstorm, and problem-solve ways of bringing inclusive and anti-racist practices into their work. This space will be held by KTS Teachers Erik Singer and Kristi Dana. With 90 minutes reserved, we invite our fellow voice and speech enthusiasts of all backgrounds to join in brave conversations about identity-conscious approaches to voice and speech training in a space where we won’t rely on the emotional […]

Free

ACTOR’S ACCENT TOOLKIT

Online

ACTOR'S ACCENT TOOLKIT: An Introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for Performers When: Saturday, May 8, 12pm - 4pm, PST Sunday, May 9, 12pm - 4pm, PST Where: Online via Zoom Taught by: Tyler Seiple www.accentcoachla.com Price: $225 ($150 for members of Stuart Rogers’ Studios) $90 for repeat registration Master Teacher Tyler Seiple leads an introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for performers and public speakers. This eight-hour workshop focuses on understanding what accents are and the skills needed to develop them. With a tailored blend of discussion, exercises, and context-building, students walk away with an understanding of the muscles that shape speech, the patterns […]

ACTOR’S ACCENT TOOLKIT

Online

ACTOR'S ACCENT TOOLKIT: An Introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for Performers When: Saturday, May 8, 12pm - 4pm, PDT Sunday, May 9, 12pm - 4pm, PDT Where: Online via Zoom Taught by: Tyler Seiple www.accentcoachla.com Price: $225 ($150 for members of Stuart Rogers’ Studios) Master Teacher Tyler Seiple leads an introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for performers and public speakers. This eight-hour workshop focuses on understanding what accents are and the skills needed to develop them. With a tailored blend of discussion, exercises, and context-building, students walk away with an understanding of the muscles that shape speech, the patterns that make up accents, […]

KTS Webinar #32: Experiencing Speech BOOK LAUNCH

Online

FREE Thursday, May 20, 2021 11:00 am PT / 2:00 pm ET To convert this meeting to your timezone, please visit: https://www.thetimezoneconverter.com/ Join KTS Certified Master Teachers Andrea Caban and Julie Foh for an interactive introduction to their new book, Experiencing Speech: A Skills-Based, Panlingual Approach to Actor Training. Andrea and Julie will give an overview of the book, including how it differs from and complements Dudley Knight's Speaking with Skill. Come ready to play! No prior experience with KTS necessary. The book is currently available for pre-order and will ship on May 20th, 2021. Webinar participants will receive a discount […]

Free

EXPERIENCING SPEECH #31 Online

Online

A Six-Day Online Workshop in: the sounds of the world's languages the physicality of speech actions introducing descriptive phonetics the skills of adjusting linguistic detail in speech With Teachers Andrea Caban & Nathan Crocker May 22nd-28th, 2021, 8:00am-3:00pm Pacific Time. There will be an hour-long daily meal break from 11:00am to 12:00pm Pacific Time. May 25th will be a day off. All sessions will be recorded and shared with participants. Click here for a full description of the workshop.   Workshop Costs:        VASTA Members     $800 USD* ANY Union Members $800 USD**     Non-members $900 USD*** * […]

$200.00 – $900.00

PHONETICS INTENSIVE #16

Online

Registration for PHONETICS INTENSIVE #16 is currently closed. Click here to put your name on the waitlist. A Three-Day Online Intensive in Phonetic Transcription With KTS Co-Director Andrea Caban and Certified Teacher Tyler Seiple June 3rd-5th, 2021, 8:00am-3:00pm Pacific Time. There will be a daily meal break from 11:00am to 12:00pm Pacific. This course will be online only. All documents and audio materials will be shared through an online platform. All sessions will be recorded and shared with participants. Click here for a full description of our Phonetics Intensive workshops. Please note that Experiencing Speech is a prerequisite for the […]

$100.00 – $400.00

PHONETICS ON-RAMP #1

Online

Registration for PHONETICS ON-RAMP #1 is currently closed. Click here to put your name on the waitlist. A Three-Day Online Not-So-Intensive in Phonetic Transcription With KTS Teachers Andrea Caban & Nathan Crocker June 11th-13th, 2021, 8:00am-3:00pm Pacific Time. There will be a daily meal break from 11:00am to 12:00pm Pacific. The Phonetics On-Ramp is a shame-free, beginner’s guide to learning and teaching phonetics through play, gesture, and community skill-building. Open to anyone who has taken Experiencing Speech, this workshop is designed to fit between Experiencing Speech and the Phonetics Intensive for those who consider themselves novice phonetics users, and at […]

$100.00 – $300.00

ACTOR’S ACCENT TOOLKIT

Online

ACTOR'S ACCENT TOOLKIT: An Introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for Performers When: Saturday, June 12, 9am - 1pm, PST Sunday, June 13, 9am - 1pm, PST Where: Online via Zoom Taught by: Tyler Seiple www.accentcoachla.com Price: $225 ($150 for members of Stuart Rogers’ Studios) $90 for repeat registration Master Teacher Tyler Seiple leads an introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for performers and public speakers. This eight-hour workshop focuses on understanding what accents are and the skills needed to develop them. With a tailored blend of discussion, exercises, and context-building, students walk away with an understanding of the muscles that shape speech, the patterns […]

PRONUNCIATION INTENSIVE #1

Online

Registration for PRONUNCIATION INTENSIVE #1 is currently closed. Click here to put your name on the waitlist. A Three-Day Online Intensive in Lexical Sets A 4P Workshop With KTS Co-Founder Phil Thompson & KTS Master Teacher Tyler Seiple July 9th-11th, 2021, 8:00am-3:00pm Pacific Time. There will be a daily meal break from 11:00am to 12:00pm Pacific. The Pronunciation Intensive is an exploration of the philosophy, structure, and usage of J.C. Wells' lexical sets within the context of Knight-Thompson Speechwork. Open to anyone who has taken Experiencing Accents, this workshop is designed to further familiarize participants with the application of the […]

$100.00 – $350.00

ACTOR’S ACCENT TOOLKIT

Online

ACTOR'S ACCENT TOOLKIT: An Introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for Performers When: Friday, July 9, 1pm - 5pm, PST Saturday, July 10, 1pm - 5pm, PST Where: Online via Zoom Taught by: Siobhan Doherty www.speakingofaccents.com Price: $225 $90 for repeat registration Certified Teacher Siobhan Doherty leads an introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for performers and public speakers. This eight-hour workshop focuses on understanding what accents are and the skills needed to develop them. With a tailored blend of discussion, exercises, and context-building, students walk away with an understanding of the muscles that shape speech, the patterns that make up accents, and the tools […]

TEACHER CERTIFICATION #7 Online

Knight-Thompson Speechwork is pleased to announce we will be offering a three-week Teacher Certification program in Knight-Thompson Speechwork in the summer of 2021, July 19-August 6, taught by Co-Directors Phil Thompson & Andrea Caban. The program will be held online. Sessions will take place five days a week, Monday through Friday, except the final week which may end on Saturday the 7th, depending on cohort size. The training day will begin at 2pm BST and end at approximately 9:30pm. Prior to the start of the program on July 19th, there will be 3-4 required webinars and various deliverables, to be […]

KTS Webinar #33: An Introduction to KTS

Online

FREE Saturday, July 24, 2021 10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET To convert this meeting to your time zone, please visit: https://www.thetimezoneconverter.com/ We are excited to invite you to our 33rd webinar, a FREE introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork! Whether you’re new to this work and want to learn more, or you’re yearning to refresh your relationship with it, we got you! Join KTS Certified Teachers Adi Cabral and Amani Dorn as we outline the principles (perhaps) that guide this work and lead participants through an exploration of the vocal tract and basic speech actions. Your curiosity is invited for a KTS refresher, an […]

Free

EXPERIENCING ACCENTS #18 Online

Online

A SIX-DAY ONLINE WORKSHOP IN THE SKILLS OF ACCENT ACQUISITION With Teachers Julie Foh & Tyler Seiple  August 2nd-8th, 2021, 8am-3pm Pacific Time. Daily meal break 11am-12pm Pacific. August 5th will be a day off. All sessions will be recorded and shared with participants. See below to register, put down a deposit, or pay in full. Click here for a full description of the workshop. Experiencing Speech and Phonetics Intensive are prerequisites for Experiencing Accents. For more about Knight-Thompson Speechwork, please visit About the Work. Workshop Costs:        VASTA Members     $800 USD* ANY Union Members $800 USD**  […]

$200.00 – $900.00

ACTOR’S ACCENT TOOLKIT

Online

ACTOR'S ACCENT TOOLKIT: An Introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for Performers When: Saturday, August 14, 9am - 1pm & 2pm - 6pm PST Where: Online via Zoom Taught by: Tyler Seiple www.accentcoachla.com Price: $225 ($150 for members of Stuart Rogers’ Studios) $90 for repeat registration Master Teacher Tyler Seiple leads an introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for performers and public speakers. This eight-hour workshop focuses on understanding what accents are and the skills needed to develop them. With a tailored blend of discussion, exercises, and context-building, students walk away with an understanding of the muscles that shape speech, the patterns that make up […]

KTS Webinar #34: Teaching Accessibly and Creatively

Online

Saturday, August 28, 2021 9:00 am PDT / 12:00 pm EDT To convert this meeting to your time zone, please visit: https://www.thetimezoneconverter.com/ The 34th KTS Webinar is open for registration! Join KTS Teachers-in-Training Eric Armstrong and Elisa Gonzales, as well as Dr. Tracie Morris, as we discuss approaches to teaching accessibly and creatively on Saturday, August 28, 2021, at 9 AM PDT. Registration for this webinar will be $10 to cover hosting costs. This webinar will be recorded, so if you can’t attend live, you can still register and watch at your convenience. In this panel discussion, we’ll consider pragmatic and […]

$10.00

POSTURE INTENSIVE #1

Online

A Three-Day Online Intensive in Oral Posture A 4P Workshop With Master Teachers Andrea Caban & Julie Foh September 10th-12th, 2021, 8:00am-3:00pm Pacific Time. There will be a daily meal break from 11:00am to 12:00pm Pacific. The Posture Intensive is an exploration of oral (or vocal tract) posture within the context of Knight-Thompson Speechwork’s approach to accent acquisition. Open to anyone who has taken Experiencing Accents, this workshop is designed to further familiarize participants with the identification of habitual configurations and movements of vocal tract muscles within accents and the integration of those habitual configurations and movements into accent work […]

$100.00 – $350.00

ACTOR’S ACCENT TOOLKIT

Online

ACTOR'S ACCENT TOOLKIT: An Introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for Performers When: Saturday, September 11, 12pm - 4pm, PST Sunday, September 12, 12pm - 4pm, PST Where: Online via Zoom Taught by: Siobhan Doherty www.speakingofaccents.com Price: $225 $90 for repeat registration Certified Teacher Siobhan Doherty leads an introduction to Knight-Thompson Speechwork for performers and public speakers. This eight-hour workshop focuses on understanding what accents are and the skills needed to develop them. With a tailored blend of discussion, exercises, and context-building, students walk away with an understanding of the muscles that shape speech, the patterns that make up accents, and the tools […]