Peter Cousens to give workshop in Taree

On stage: Peter Cousens is in Taree this weekend to give a musical theatre workshop. Photo: Supplied.

On stage: Peter Cousens is in Taree this weekend to give a musical theatre workshop. Photo: Supplied.

Just over 10 spots remain for the musical theatre workshop with Peter Cousens that will be held in Taree this weekend, February 10 and 11.

Organised by Taree Arts Council in conjunction with the Manning Entertainment Centre, the renowned actor, singer, producer, director, teacher and film director will work with participants over two days,

Open to people aged 17 and older, they will learn musical theatre technique and characterisation to develop performance skills in voice, singing, acting and stagecraft.

This will include working in a team, analysing a song and interpreting a scene.

The participants will also work intensively on two Les Miserables songs to culminate in a performance on the Sunday afternoon.

Peter Cousens has appeared in musical theatre productions in Australia and London.

The cost is $50 and there is a limit of 50 spots.

Book through the Manning Entertainment Centre on www.theMEC.com.au or by phoning 6592 5466.