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K-2 Musical Theatre: Frozen

K-2 Musical Theatre: Frozen Admit it, you’re still belting out “Let it Go” when it comes on in the car. It’s ok. We are too and that’s why we created this class! Students will enjoy singing along to their favorites “Do You Want to Build a Snowman,” “Love is an Open Door,” and others. Actors…
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3rd – 5th Advanced Acting: One vs

Two (Monologues & Duo Scenes)

Pre-Requisite: 3 CTWS classes and/or 3 summer camps
Designed for the student who is ready for “the next level”. You’ve taken classes and performed in a show or two, and yet, you’re hungry for more! Push yourself to the limit with a focus on monologues and small scenes. Students will work on memorizing longer pieces while staying in character from start to finish. If you’re looking to step up your game with your acting, this is the class for you. Students will work from a variety of both classic and contemporary theatrical material to expose them to potential audition material and introduce intermediate scene work.

Skills Focus:
• Developing a character back-story/profile
• Exposure to variety of theatrical literature
• Working with and off scene partners
• Character development
• Staging “beats” and physical development
• Performing monologues
Tuesdays 6:00-7:00
Teacher: Joe Savino

Tuesday Classes Meet: January 9-May 1

  • No Class 2/27 (Tech Week)
  • No Class 3/27 (Spring Break)

3rd -5th Acting: Theatre Games

Zip! Zap! Zop! A great place for beginning or entry level students, this class will keep you on your toes! Young actors will have fun playing games that improve their stage presence, develop characters and work together. Every week a new set of theatre games will stretch and grow their creativity, imagination and stage presence. Students build confidence in the spotlight no matter what the situation. They’ll also learn there’s more to being on stage than simply standing in front of an audience.


Skills Focus:
• Confidence
• Basic theatre terminology/tools
• Actor presentation
• Storytelling
• Ensemble Building
• Creative thinking
• Discover and imagination
Tuesday 6:00-7:00
Teacher: TBD

Tuesday Classes Meet: January 9-May 1

  • No Class 2/27 (Tech Week)
  • No Class 3/27 (Spring Break)

 

HS Tech: Production Design

(Pre-requisite: 1 year of tech, equivalent experience and/or instructor approval) 
Advanced technical students focus on design work in all areas of technical theatre. They work together to find practical solutions to difficult design ideas. Students in this class will be heavily involved in production areas for all the shows in our season. Individual mentorship and responsibility will be a major focus. Because this class works on our productions, content is always changing and stretching the students! Tons of hands-on experience and individual mentorship as you create magic! Pre-Requisite: Prior tech classes and/or instructor approval.
Skills Focus:
• Lighting & sound design
• Stage décor: paint, set dressing
• Designing and building props

Thursdays 5:00-7:00pm
Teacher: Nick Schwartz

 

Thursday Classes Meet: January 11-May 4

  • No Class 3/1 (Tech Week)
  • No Class 3/29 (Spring Break)

 

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