University of Mary Washington Introductory Lessac Voice and Body Workshop   June 18th - 23th 2017

University of Mary Washingont site of One Week Workshop

A One Week Introduction to Kinesensic Training at University of Mary Washington

A one-week introduction to the principles of Lessac Kinesensics for Voice & Body Training will be offered June 18 – June 23, 2017, at the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, VA.  Specifically designed for those interested in experiencing stronger, more resonant vocal quality with ease, in conjunction with creating more physical flexibility, strength and expressive body movement. This training is beneficial for actors, singers, directors, lawyers, ministers, presenters, business men and women—in short, anyone interested in vocal/body life! A daily schedule would be full of instruction: from 8 am-5:00 pm with appropriate breaks within that time frame.

Tuition for this workshop is $1,200.00, which includes housing (see more information below) lunch and dinner daily. Additional costs include your transportation to the workshop and purchase of a workshop booklet (approx. cost $15) to be available at the workshop reception.

UMW Apartment Info

Participants in the Lessac Summer Workshops at the University of Mary Washington will enjoy full apartment living, double occupancy per bedroom (see below for single occupancy rates), during the workshops. The Apartments at Mary Washington are air-conditioned and have 1 or 2 bedrooms, 1 or 1-1/2 baths, a kitchen, and living/dining room combination. They are completely furnished. Each bedroom comes equipped with bed linens, a pillow, a blanket, and a set of towels. The kitchen has a stove, refrigerator, and dishwasher. Each apartment will contain a set of dishware/glassware/stemware, a set of cookware, utensils, dish- towels, paper towels, and dishwasher detergent. Each bedroom also has internet access, either wireless or LAN (CAT-5) cable.

Please note that the apartments are NOT equipped with microwaves, coffee makers, or other small appliances. Also, the bedrooms have NO light fixtures. Participants are encouraged to bring a small lamp for their bedroom as well as any other home comforts they wish. A Giant Grocery Store is within walking distance for food and supply purchases.

Upon arrival, participants will be provided with a list of restaurants within walking distance of campus, area attractions, and emergency information.

Tuition and Fees

Tuition is $1,200.00 for the workshop, which includes housing (double occupancy/bedroom) and lunch and dinner daily. For a private bedroom, the charge is an additional $16.50/night.

Application deadline is April 30. The tuition is due by May 15. No one may participate without full payment of tuition and fees. Deadline for withdrawal is May 20. After that date, no payments will be refunded.

Select the application link on the left to apply for this workshop.  Please be sure to upload your current resume as well.

For questions about the workshop please contact Helen Housley, Lessac Workshop Coordinator 540-654-1983 (work) 703-471-8548 (home) email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

For payment, after you are accepted to the workshop, please select the link at the left and choose the appropriate option. PAY for your workshop

Lessac push-ups a UMW Introductory Workshop
Barry Kur teaching a voice class at UMW Introductory Workshop
Body Exploration at UMW Introductory Workshop
Buddy work session at UMW Introductory Workshop
Students in a voice class at UMW Introductory Workshop
A student doing a vocal exploration at UMW Introductory Workshop
Students exploring wheel-walking at UMW Introductory Workshop