IMAGINE THAT! (Ages 5-8)
Preschoolers have a natural ability to create fantasy and pretend. Students will learn to explore that talent as they learn the basics of the stage and work on a play to be performed at the end of the session. Theatre games, icebreakers, music and movement exercises are also a part of the class curriculum. A wonderful class for little ones interested in theatre.
Petite Creative Play & Theatre (Ages 4& up)
A beginning theatre class, Petite Creative Play celebrates young performers’ creativity and helps them develop the ability to listen, to work cooperatively and to create characters and stories with games, movement and story fun. Puppet theatre, scene work, and beginning improvisational skills are practiced. Theatre terminology is introduced. Weekend Workshop, see desk for waitlist.
Young Actors Theatre (Ages 8-16)
Students will learn how to use the tools of an actor to create characters. Through fun theatre games,
mime, and creative movement, students will learn performance skills and the importance of working with others to create scenes. Young performers will develop the self confidence needed to perform in front of an audience and will show off their new abilities in the final production.
Actors Workshop (Ages 16-99)
This class is designed for students who want to build their understanding of acting as a craft and to learn more about the audition process. Students will work actively on monologues, techniques, scene work, staging, and improvisational skills. Appropriate monologue choices, cold reading practice, and techniques will all be discussed. Students will participate in a final production.