Current Programs for Youth

 

 
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WEDNESDAYS, FEB 21-MAR 28 4:00-5:00PM

Ages 9-13 Experience - Beginner to Advance

Learn the freedom of acting without a net, while expanding on your creativity, relying on your natural instincts and just plain having fun! Improv develops flexibility in performance and teaches students to work from the top of their brains, while trusting their fellow performers and working in agreement with cast mates.   Students will enjoy games and exercises similar to what is seen amongst top sketch and comedic improv troops. We will also explore dramatic forms of improv.  

Students can enroll in multiple sessions as skills build on each other.

 
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WEDNESDAYS, FEB 21-MAR 28, 5:30-6:30pm

AGES 10-17  Experience:  Beginner to Advanced. 

Learn the technical side of acting in front of the camera, understand angles, distance and performance techniques specific to film. Students will work on camera with copy provided for them and will have the opportunity to review their work, receive feedback and expand their tools in their acting toolbox.  Studentswill have the opportunity to see themselves on film and be able to evaluate their own work.

 
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JOIN OUR FALL MUSICAL - TBA VERY SOON!  

AGES 6-15  ALL EXPERIENCE LEVELS WELCOME

Be a part of this exciting  theater troupe, where students will explore their creativity through dance, musical vocal performance & drama instruction.  F  The season will culminate with two live performances of the show at the beautiful Ampitheatre, on the Watkinson School Campus.

 

THURSDAYS APR 19-JUNE 7  4:00-6:00pm

Ages 10-18  Experience:  Beginner to Advanced

Explore and expand your singing, dancing and acting the song skills in this 8 week intensive.  Students will participate in solos, small group numbers and large ensemble numbers while preparing for a cabaret performance on Thursday, June 7th.  Work with our musical director and director on healthy vocal technique, vocal performance skills and song execution in this high energy class.  Master integrating dance technique into the musical numbers in a variety of performance styles.  This a great opportunity for expanded practice for the advanced student to work with professional performers or for the beginner student to start to tip their toe in the water!

 

SATURDAYS 10:30am-12:00noon,  MAR 31 - JUNE  9th

(No class 4/14 and 5/5) :    SHOW ON JUNE 9th - 11:30am

Ages 5-11    *Prior class (Act Up!, Musical Theatre) is very helpful for this program

What happens when the Brothers Grimm collide and all the pages of their fairy tales get mixed together?!

 Students will learn how to create, rehearsal and perform a play that will be performed for friends and family.   We will also explore stagecraft, movement and vocal performance skills while learning how to create unique characters.    

 

SATURDAYS, JAN 13-FEB 10  11am-12PM

Ages 6-13  Experience:  Beginner to Intermediate

This is the perfect class for the young actor, the first time performer, or a student has performed but never had formal acting training. Through game play and fun exercises, students will learn a variety of acting strategies and essential skills for stage, all while exploring story and character. In addition, students will be exposed to many aspects of stage performance and gain an understanding of theater terminology.  This winter session will focus on creating scenes in small groups to be presented to family and friends on the final day.  

LEVEL 1 currently being offered. LEVEL 2 will be offered in Late Spring 2018

 

COMING SOON - Summer Musical Theatre Intensive, Fall Musical, and more! 

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