TWO SESSIONS AVAILABLE! Session One, ages 6 to 10; Session Two, ages 8 to 10.
Little Throck is 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 new skills to work in a 'little' production of SLEEPING BEAUTY KIDS, with costumes, sets, the works! All participants will be in the show! Sign up quick, space is limited!
It's Princess Aurora's sixteenth birthday, and three fairies – Flora, Fauna and Merryweather – must use their magic to save her from the spell of evil sorceress Maleficent! This classic fairy tale features many roles for a large chorus, from King Stefan and Queen Stefanie's loyal subjects to Maleficent's slimy goons, as well as other fairies and animals. Songs from the beloved film, including "Once Upon a Dream," accompany fun new songs like "Maleficent!" and "A Little Magic Now" to bring a fresh telling of the story to a new generation of kids and families.Session One: Ages 6 to 8
All About Acting
(4th & 5th Graders)
This fun and extensive course introduces you to improvisation, scene study, monologue workshops, and physical theater. Each genre we investigate, teaches not only about the craft of acting, but embraces questions, insights, and expressions about the issues, and challenges that young people face in their daily lives. A class sharing will be presented on the last day of class for family and friends.WEDNESDAYS, 3:30-4:30pm
(6th thru 8th Graders)
Laugh your way through this hilarious and instrumental improvisation course. Learn how to think “in the moment” by exploring drama games, short form, and long form improvisation techniques. Learn to develop characters and support your scene partners while performing, using only your imagination and a quick tongue. A class sharing will be presented on the last day of class for family and friends.WEDNESDAYS, 4:45pm to 6:00pm
Actor's Ensemble Too
(6th thru 9th Graders)
This class will focus on honing skills in dramatic acting through scene study. Every week students will learn acting exercises and improvisation games that apply to scene study. Then scenes will be assigned and worked on in class. This is a great class for students who have taken Actor’s Ensemble, participated in previous TYP productions and summer camps, and actors looking to sharpen their skills with a text. A class sharing will be presented on the last day of class for family and friends.FRIDAYS, 4:00pm – 5:30pm