(Dates include one Sunday off - date tbd.) This bi-annual class returns with tea, tarts and tons of fun! So if you're a fan of British humoUr, with a longing to perform the Dead Parrotsketch from Monty Python's Flying Circus, or want to act out a favorite scene from Spamalot, now's your chance. Maryland Public Television's Afternoon Tea Lady, Heather Sanderson, will help you explore the unique style of British comedy through hilarious short pieces that will remind you why laughter is the best medicine. Brit-Wit especially welcomes non- or beginning actors and British dialects are optional! The class concludes with an end of session showcase presentation. INSTRUCTOR BIO: HEATHER SANDERSON studied with some of the world's finest teachers at RADA in London. Prior to moving to Alexandria, she acted extensively in the San Francisco Bay Area. As "Miss Heather" she is known locally for instilling a love of Shakespeare into the hearts of children. Heather's StagePlay troupes have performed Shakespeare both here and in the U.K. and her privately coached monologue students have performed at the Shakespeare Theatre, the Ford Theatre, and numerous community and children's theatres in the area. Heather may be familiar to fans of British television programs through her Tea with Heather segments on Maryland Public Television's Afternoon Tea.