NOTE: There will be no class on October 26. Classes through 2020 will be held on the following dates: November 2, 16, 30; December 14, 28.

This FREE weekly webinar is open to anyone interested in learning how to unpack Shakespeare's language and find new meaning. Actors, keep your classical audition skills alive with SPEAK THE SPEECH LIVE!, taught by Casting Director Bob Mason. Each week, Bob works with three different performers to create Shakespeare monologues that are clear, vital, and present. These 90-minute session also presents the opportunity for observers to ask Bob questions on his approach to the text and the audition process.

Register today and join us Monday evenings 7:00–8:30 (CT) on Zoom. Participation is geared for adult actors of all experience levels. Actors who wish to be considered for participation in a future session are invited to submit a video during the registration process.

Bob Mason


Bob has cast over 125 productions for CST since 2000. He has been a visiting educator at many studios and universities around the country, including Acting Studio Chicago, the School at Steppenwolf, the Guthrie, Northwestern, DePaul, Columbia College, Roosevelt University, and the Actors Training Center.



Once you register, watch your email on Monday afternoons for the Zoom login details for the week. Deadline for registration is the date of each class at noon (CT).



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