"Lion King" Star to Visit Le Moyne College
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (For Immediate Release) … James Simmons, formerly of the Royal Shakespeare Company, a frequent performer in London’s West End, and recently “Scar” in London’s production of “The Lion King,” will visit Le Moyne College for a series of class visits and workshops the week of March 23-27.
An open workshop on speaking Shakespeare will be held in Grewen Auditorium on Monday, March 23, at 7 p.m. In addition, a workshop on auditioning with classical pieces will be held in the Marren Studio of the W. Carroll Coyne Center for the Performing Arts on Friday, March 27, from 1-4 p.m. These events are free and open to the public. No prior acting or Shakespearean experience is required.
For more information or to participate in these workshops, contact Michael Barbour at (315) 445-5433.
#####posted on: 3/19/2009