Michael Chekhov Canada is an umbrella organization set up for those practicing, teaching and sharing the techniques of Michael Chekhov in Canada. We offer workshops as well as productions showcasing the principals of Michael Chekhov.
"Lionel Walsh, Cynthia Ashperger, Rena Polley, and Peggy Coffey have all studied with master teachers in the Michael Chekhov Association for many years. They are passionate, enthusiastic, and knowledgeable in the Michael Chekhov technique. I'm sure Michael Chekhov Canada will develop and flourish under their guidance." Joanna Merlin, President of Michael Chekhov Association and student of Michael Chekhov.
Weekend Intensive Workshop, Toronto
Spring workshop Sat March 24 + Sun March 25.
Teachers: Rena Polley, Lionel Walsh
And announcing our Summer Intensive Dates
Fundamentals 1 + Fundamentals 2
July 20 - 23rd, Toronto
More details coming in the New Year!
Rena talks about the Chekhov technique on the blog superspace
"An actor has to burn inside with outer ease."