Samantha Richert

Actor, Educator, Director


Samantha Richert currently teaches as a part-time lecturer at Northeastern University.  She teaches Introduction to Acting, Professional Voice and Eloquent Presenter which is a class designed for Computer Science majors focusing on crafting communication and overall presenting skills.  

Samantha has also taught various workshops and classes for several youth organizations and schools in the Boston area.  Classes range from Movement, Character Development, Voice, Suzuki and Stage Combat.

Samantha has an extensive background in various techniques and training styles and implements them into her course studies.  She has a detailed background in Michael Chekhov work, and uses this in exploring characters through working with emotions, atmosphere, environment, animal and psychological gesture work.  She also pulls from her background in clown and mask work when exploring characters and with training in Laban, Lecoq, Viewpoints, Roy Hart, Linklater and Feldenkrais inclusion of the body along with the voice becomes essential in crafting a character.