Education

SEPTEMBER 1951 - MAY 1952




NEIGHBORHOOD PLAYHOUSE    Saturday School  (1951 - 1952)

To prepare for my audition for the H.S. of Performing Arts


It has been said, one is lucky to 
have had one or two good teach-
ers in life. I have had great good
fortune because I've had several 
(identified below) who have had 
a profound & lasting influence 
on my life.  



CAROLE VEAZIE

[Voice & Diction







SEPTEMBER 1952 - JUNE 1956


Dr. MARJORIE L. DYCKE

[Founding Chair, Drama Dept.]


BEVERLY COOPER

[Voice & Diction


LARRY OLVIN 

[Stage Management


MICHAEL HOWARD  

[Acting


IRVING ORFUSS

[General Science]





BOSTON UNIVERSITY THEATRE - B.F.A., 1960


DAVID PRESSMAN  

[Acting]


PETER KASS  

[Acting]


ELLIOT NORTON

[Theatre History]






AMERICAN SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL THEATRE ACADEMY, 1958

MORRIS CARNOVSKY 

[Acting]


PHOEBE BRAND

[Acting]


FANNY BRADSHAW

[Voice & Speech]






BRIDGEPORT CONNECTICUT SUNDAY POST - August 3, 1958



American Shakespeare Festival Theatre 
Academy Program

Morris Carnovsky distinguished actor & Master Teacher 
w/ Academy students Frances Hunter & Barbara Colton



Fencing class on the lawn behind 

the Academy building: Bob Mosko, 

Barbara Colton, Frances Hunter 

Phelps Montgomery II  
August, 1958





M.A. in HISTORY & PRONUNCIATION of ENGLISH, 1996



Dr. FRANKLIN HOROWITZ

[Sound & Orthographic Systems
[Study of Metaphor]








LONDON, ENGLAND Summer - 1995

 




Studied Voice, Speech & IPA,

(International Phonetic Alphabet)








LONDON, ENGLAND Summer - 1996


PRUNELLA SCALES     

[Sonnets]

and

[Alexander Technique]
[Voice]









Summer, 2006

Had to drop out of classes mid 
semester due to hospitalization 
related to prednisone overdose. 
(Causing severe osteoporosis, 
spinal collapse & 1st pneumonia.)







Graduate School  

Full scholarship. 2014 - 2015 



Rabbi ISMAR SCHORSCH  

[History of Jewish Literature]      

Rabbi JAN URBACH 

[Introduction to the Siddur]



Dr. David Kraemer

[Kashrut]


Dr. BARRY HOLTZ 

[Education]

Rabbi BURTON VIZOTSKY 

[Introduction to Talmud]





Created by Barbara Colton