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Little Throck is a production class designed to meet the needs of young people with a desire to get on stage. Students will be taught the basics of acting, singing and dance, then put their skills to work in a 'little' production of ANNIE KIDS, with costumes, sets, the works! Enrollment is on a first come, first served basis. All participants will be in the show! Sign up quick, space is limited!
Students will work on building the foundation of acting technique. With different classes focusing on movement, voice, improvisation, building an ensemble, and many other skills, young actors will learn that every class is an acting class. Working toward a final class sharing, students will collaboratively create their own piece of theatre based on fables, fairy tales, and children’s literature.WEDNESDAYS, 3:45-4:45pm
Improvisation is a great tool for unlocking creative ideas and exploring emotions, themes, and characters. This class will focus on improvisation as a means to creating new work, in the form of short plays. Actors will explore acting and improvisation games designed around the story telling process, then apply this work to the creation of a short piece. This is a great class for students who have taken Actor’s Ensemble, aspiring writers, and story tellers!WEDNESDAYS, 5:00-6:15pm
This class will explore the depth and variety of Shakespeare’s work. Students will bring life to his greatest sonnets and challenge themselves by tackling his most famous monologues. Families and friends will be treated to a performance on the Throckmorton stage on the last day of the session!FRIDAYS, 3:45-4:45pm
This class is an intense scene study workshop that will focus on honing skills in dramatic acting. The class will focus on the work of one playwright, with the goal of producing a short one-act play. The play will be worked on in class, memorized, and performed with basic costumes and set pieces in front of an invited audience at the end of the session. This class is great for actors who have taken Actor’s Ensemble, or who have been in previous TYP productions.FRIDAYS, 5:00-6:30pm