TUESDAYS

Exploring Scenes!

Open to new and returning students!  This class will involve creative  play in which students will create their own characters and scenes to perform for family and friends! Students will also learn basic acting techniques through fun movement and vocal exercises to learn and understand what it means to be an actor or actress! 

Ages: 6-8
Tuesdays, 4:00pm-5:00pm, 8 weeks
Tuition: $120, with $15 registration fee

March 28, April 4, 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23* (May 23rd will be regular class from 4:00-4:30pm, with the performance at 4:30pm.) No class on April 11th. 
Teaching Artist: Heidi Jean Weinrich 

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Murder Mystery Fun!

Do you enjoy a good mystery?  In this class, students will strengthen their acting skills through character development and exploring scenes while participating in a “whodunit” mystery! Students will rehearse and build a performance from a chosen script (TBA), develop their own original spin on scripted characters and work together to bring the mystery to life!

Ages 9-12
Tuesday, 5:00pm-6:00pm, 8 weeks
Tuition: $130 with a $15 registration fee

March 28, April 4, 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23* (May 23rd will be regular class from 5:00-5:30pm, with the performance at 5:30pm.)  No class on April 11th. 
Teaching Artist:  Anna Ricciuti

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WEDNESDAYS

Acting Through the Song!

Students will learn to apply the techniques of acting to their singing in ways that will help them to express a characters’ objectives and actions while singing, and help students to make strong choices when performing musical material. Students should bring in songs they have prepared or are currently working on. Some experience with reading music is required but for questions, please contact Jill.

Ages 13-17
Wednesdays, 4:30pm-6:00pm, 8 weeks
Tuition: $195, plus $15 registration fee

March 22, 29, April 5, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17* (May 17 will be a regular class from 4:30-5:15pm with the performance share at 5:15pm) No class on April 12th.
Teaching Artist: Jan Mason

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THURSDAYS

Scene Studies for Teens!

In this scene study class, students will learn techniques in memorization, script analysis and character analysis while implementing exercises to keep scenes fresh and vibrant. Students will work on short scenes from a variety of genres and styles. No prior experience necessary.

Ages:  13-17
Thursdays, 4:30pm-5:30pm,  8 weeks
Tuition: $130, plus $15 registration fee

March 23, 30, April 6, 20, 27, 4, 11, 18* (May 18th will be a regular class from 4:30-5:00pm, with the performance share at 5:00pm) No class on April 13th. 
Teaching Artist: Jan Mason 

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SATURDAYS

Story to Stage: DANDELION!

Dandelion, a sweet loveable lion,  wants nothing more than to go to Jennifer the Giraffe’s party but is so afraid to just be himself! With both the book and adapted musical, students will create their own take on the bright, fun characters through creative play and storytelling.  This class is in participation with the PTA’s Theatre for Youth Spring production of Dandelion so students and families will be able to not only explore the story in class but get a chance to see it performed on stage at Playhouse on Park! Director, Jill Zarcone, and actors from the cast will also visit the class to talk about the show and play fun theatre games! A wonderful opportunity for those first time actors and actresses!

Ages: 7-9
Saturdays, 10:00am-11:00am, 8 weeks
Tuition: $120, with $15 registration fee

March 25, April 1, 8, 22, 29, May 6, 13, 20* (May 20th will be a regular class from 10-10:30am with a share performance following at 10:30am)  No class on April 15th.
Teaching Artist: TBA

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Being in the Moment: Improv for Beginners!

This lively class will use improvisational exercises to teach students the importance of listening, saying YES, being present and using those skills to create characters and build worlds. Improvisational acting is based in comedy and we encourage silliness and fun! Improv has many benefits including bringing a sense of calm in dealing with the unknown, feelings of confidence and decreased sense of anxiety!  This class is open to new students, but returning students are welcomed too!

Ages: 9-12
Saturdays, 10:00am-11:00am, 8 weeks
Tuition: $130, with $15 registration fee

April 1, 8, 22, 29, May 6, 13, 20, 27* (May 27th will be a regular class from 11-11:30am with a share performance following at 11:30am) No class April 15th.
Teaching Artist: Heidi Jean Weinrich 

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Creative Kids: Fables and Fairy Tales!

In this class, students will have the chance to explore the exciting worlds of fables and fairy tales!  Students will engage in these stories through creative play, story telling, and fun theatre games geared towards learning how to use their voice and bodies to create original characters and scenes! Perfect for anyone - be it a budding actor or actress or returning student! 

Ages: 6-8
Saturdays, 11:00am-12:00pm, 8 weeks
Tuition: $120, with $15 registration fee

April 1, 8, 22, 29, May 6, 13, 20, 27* (May 27th will be a regular class from 11-11:30am with a share performance following at 11:30am) No class April 15th.
Teaching Artist: Heidi Jean Weinrich

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Classes are held at the 224 Ecospace. See directions here.

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