Rowena Balos

World renowned Master Teacher and author of Voice and Speech
310.999.8405 | rowvoice@gmail.com

Résumé

TRAINING

  • Boston University School of Fine and Applied Arts
    The State University of New York—Bachelor of Fine Arts
    London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
    Rockefeller Foundation Grant—Teacher Training with Kristin Linklater
  • Acting: Uta Hagen, Olympia Dukakis, Silvana Gallardo, Bill Hickey.
  • Voice and Speech: Iris Warren, Kristin Linklater, Evangeline Machlin

MASTER TEACHER OF VOICE

    NEW YORK
  • New York University Graduate Theatre-Director of voice-14 yrs.
  • Open Theatre-Joseph Chaikin
  • Terry Schreiber Studio
  • Nine-month Teacher Training-N.Y.U.
  • Theatre of the Living Arts-Andre Gregory
    CANADA
  • Manitoba Theater Center-Winnipeg
  • Stratford Shakespeare Festival-Ontario
    CALIFORNIA
  • Lesly Kahn Studios www.leslykahn.com
  • The Antaeus Theatre Company and Academy www.antaeus.org
  • California Institute of the Arts
  • University of California Los Angeles-Graduate Theater Program
  • Actors Center
  • American Conservatory Theatre-San Francisco
  • Will Geer's Theatricum Botanicum
  • The Laura Henry Studio-Los Angeles
  • Classical Theater Lab-Los Angeles
    AUSTRALIA (Sponsors for seminars and workshops since 1973)
  • The Actors Workshop--Brisbane www.theactorsworkshop.com.au
  • 16th Street Actors Studio--Melbourne www.16thstreet.com.au/
  • Centrestage Performing Arts School--Melbourne www.centrestageschool.com.au/
  • Sandra Lee Paterson On Camera Workshops--Sydney www.oncamera.net.au
  • Actors Centre Australia--Sydney www.acasydney.com.au/
  • National Theatre Drama School--Melbourne
  • Screenwise--Sydney
  • Australian Council for the Arts (nine-month teacher training)
  • West Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA)--Perth
  • The Victorian College of the Arts (VCA)--Melbourne
  • National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA)--Sydney
  • Centre for the Performing Arts--Adelaide
  • Monash University--Melbourne
  • University of Ballarat

  • The Bell Shakespeare Company
  • Sydney Theatre Company
  • Melbourne Theatre Company
  • South Australian Theatre Company
  • Queensland Theatre Company
  • Playbox Theatre
  • The Old Tote
  • Faith Martin Casting Workshops
  • Dynamite Studio
  • Peter Summerton Foundation
  • Potter Foundation
  • Myer Foundation

PARTIAL LIST OF STUDENTS—PAST AND PRESENT

  • Joel Edgerton
  • Amy Brenneman
  • Helen Morse
  • Peter Coyote
  • Paul Reiser
  • Robyn Archer
  • John Gaden
  • Barry Bostwick
  • Heather Locklear
  • Michael Caton
  • Judy Davis
  • Nick Enright
  • Billy Campbell
  • Dana Delany
  • Mariska Hargitay
  • Martin Sacks
  • Larry Pressman
  • Joanne Woodward
  • Anthony Wong
  • Christina Pickles