Caribbean Dialect Workshop with Yao Dogbe (Online)

Event Type
Monday, February 26, 7:00pm
Actors' Center Members- $30.00, General Registration- $40.00

Online - Zoom
United States

Join Yao Dogbe for a workshop on learning a Caribbean Dialect.

In this workshop, Yao will review the sound changes of the dialect and practice phrases in order to set each student up for success and to continue developing their skills.

Yao Dogbe - is a first-generation Ghanaian American actor and an activist for African cultural and dialectical authenticity on stage and film for the African diaspora. Off-Broadway: The Doctor (Park Avenue Armory); Nollywood Dreams (MCC Theater). Tours: Othello, Love's Labour's Lost (Montana Shakespeare in the Parks); Prince Caspian: The Chronicles of Narnia, Christmas Carol (Hampstead Stage Company), Regional: Nollywood Dreams, Ohio State Murders (Round House Theatre); Fly (Capital Repertory Theatre); Intimate Apparel (Northlight Theatre); Routes (Remy Bumppo Theatre Company). King Lear (Shakespeare Theatre Company), Cymbeline (Utah Shakespeare Festival) Other: Everett D. Mitchell Documentary, "Homebound" web series. MFA Acting, University of Houston; BFA Fine Arts/Graphic Design, Norfolk State University.