Every character has something to say so make it meaningful. Over the course of 5 one-hour workshops, participants will learn the skills needed to present a dynamic and powerful monologue. Participants will perform their monologue at the final class to a virtual room of family and friends.
Instructor: Leslie Fields Cruz
Leslie Fields-Cruz has served as the artistic director of the Children’s Theatre Company of Peekskill since 2008. Leslie served as the Artistic Director of City Lights Youth Theater in NYC from 1998-2000, and spent years as an actor performing on stages in New York and Los Angeles. When she is not playmaking at CTC, Leslie spends her time funding and distributing documentary films that explore the cultures of African Americans and people of the African Diaspora. She is the Executive Director of the National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC), and produces the PBS series “AfroPOP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange.”