Yoga For Actors

Workshop Description

Practice yoga and yoga-based exercises in a clam, non-judgmental environment.  Apply yoga techniques as efficient and dynamic tools to develop the physical and emotional life of a character.  Hone your instrument through strength and flexibility exercises to improve coordination and increase body awareness.  Beginning to Intermediate level.  For more information contact Professor Strauss, Theatre Department,



 Katherine WillisKatherine WillisKatherine K. Willis

  • MA, Individualized Study, NYU Gallatin
  • Certified Instructor: The Lucid Body Technique
  • BFA (Honors), Musical Theatre, Missouri State University

Katherine is a lecturer in movement and physical acting. Katherine is a Certified Lucid Body Instructor who has trained under Fay Simpson (Lucid Body Founder, NYU Tisch Associate Arts Professor, Graduate Acting). A senior instructor at Lucid Body Institute, she teaches the Institute’s classes for actors as well as training new teachers in the Lucid Body Teacher Certification program. In addition to Marymount, she has served on the faculty of the Yale School of Drama, The New School, Brooklyn College MFA Drama Program, Stella Adler Studio, and the Actor’s Center. 


Meeting Schedule

There are two sections of the workshop available, and both will meet on Fridays on the following dates and times:

Day Date Section 1 Section 2
Friday 2/22/19 9:40am-10:25am 10:35am-11:20am
Friday 3/1/19 9:40am-10:25am 10:35am-11:20am
Friday 3/8/19 9:40am-10:25am 10:35am-11:20am
Friday 3/15/19 9:40am-10:25am 10:35am-11:20am
Friday 3/22/19 9:40am-10:25am 10:35am-11:20am


Course Fee

The fee is $70.00 and is due by February 18, 2019.


Registration Information

Students may pick-up the Yoga for Actors Workshop Application from the Theatre Office  or click on the link below to download application.  The completed Application Form should be returned to the Theatre Office or sent by email to Brooke Harbaugh at .

Click Here to Download Workshop Application

Upon receipt of your application, your MMC student account will be charged.  Full Payment must be made by February  18, 2019 to the Center for Student Services. All payments are non-refundable upon receipt.