Theater Laboratory

Join the Theater Lab in Jerusalem! We’re your place for exploring new skills and broadening your performance experience, in a supportive atmosphere of challenge and discovery.

Led by Natan Skop, this project from Theater in the Rough will explore a different aspect of Theater and performance each meeting.

RSVP required because of space limitations -> [email protected].il

(Session #2: Thursday, February 13th)
* Explore Shakespeare’s sonnets through physicality and voice
* Broaden your visceral, emotional connection to language
* Based on the ongoing Open Workshop model, benefit from a supportive environment and help each other reach new heights

“Is it OK if I have no previous theater experience?”
Yes! Everyone is welcome, whether you’ve never set foot on stage or you grew up in the theater.

“What will we be doing?”
We’re going to warm up and explore our sonnets individually, and then gather together and share with each other. Each participant will have an opportunity to share.

“What should I bring?”
– Water bottle
– Easy & comfortable clothes and lightweight exercise shoes. You can also work barefoot or in socks.
– 1 of Shakespeare’s sonnets, MEMORIZED BY HEART

“Where can I find a sonnet?”
Try Any sonnet will do, it’s ok if two people pick the same one. You must learn it by heart!

The Theater Laboratory is located at:
“Shutaf” office in – בית היצרנים – Ha’yatsranim Building. Corner of Yad Harutzim and Ha’tnufa in the Talpiyot Industrial Zone, 4th floor. Use the elevator on the left-hand side of the building.


The workshop is in English and Hebrew.
Suggested Donation: ₪20

RSVP required because of space limitations -> [email protected].il

Questions? Want more information? | 052-5538052 | [email protected].il |

Theater in the Rough email list -> (check “Workshops”)

Natan Skop is a working actor, theater teacher and producer. As co-founder and producer of Theater in the Rough (TiTR), Natan has been one of the central figures behind TiTR’s free, outdoor, summer Shakespeare performances each August. During the year Natan is involved in various workshops and Speakeasies: A Jerusalem Cabaret. Natan has received training at Shakespeare & Company (Lenox, MA) and continues to draw inspiration from The Shakespeare Forum (NYC), New York Classical Theatre – Official Fan Page (NYC) and countless other inspiring and amazing people.