Spring Classes- Core Curriculum

April 3- May 29

Our Spring Term will focus on continuing to build students’ technique in singing, dance and acting. All of our Core Classes are designed to be taken multiple times. Class sections may be taken non-sequentially.

Acting Classes

Acting for Young Artists

Ages 5-7: Musical Moments

Thursdays:4:45-5:45

Introduction to Theatre:

Ages 7-11

May 4-27

Tuesdays: 6-7pm

Acting 1: The Actor & Movement

Ages 8-12 :

Mondays 5-6

Acting 2: Dramatic Scenes

Ages 8-12

Tuesdays 6:15-7:30pm

Acting 1: The Actor & Movement

Ages 13+

Mondays 6:15-7:30pm

Acting 2: Comedic Scenes

Ages 13+

Tues 5-6:15pm

Acting 3: The Business of Acting

Ages 13-Adult

Thurs 6:00-7:15pm

Dance for Musical Theatre

DMT Level 1: Dancing Through Time

Experience Level: Beginner or Ages 8-12

Tues 5-6:15pm

DMT Level 2: Telling a Story

Experience Level: Intermediate or Ages 10-14

Tues 6:15-7:30pm

DMT Level 3: Telling a Story

Experience Level: Advanced or Ages 14+

Tues 7:30-8:45pm

Musical Theatre Performance

MTP Level 1: Duets & Trios

Ages 8-12

Mon: 6:15-7:30pm

MTP Level 2: Dance, Dance, Dance

Ages 10-14

Mon 5-6:15pm

MTP Level 3: Dance, Dance, Dance

Ages: 14+

Mon 7:30-8:45pm

Backstage Workshop: Costume Design &  Directing

Ages 12+

Thursdays,6-8pm

4 Week Workshop: April 6-27 OR May 4-25

Costume Design: April 6-27 Thursdays,6-8pm

Directing: May 4-25 Thursdays 6-8pm

This workshop style class will focus on producing the technical elements used in productions. Technical elements of theatrical productions are: costumes, props, lighting, sound, carpentry, stage management, directing, administration. This workshop helps prepare students for applications into our Summer Apprenticeship Program.

Stage Combat 1: Hand to Hand Combat

Ages 12+

Wednesdays 5-8pm

April 5-26

An intensive study on how to safely execute stage hand to hand combat; Taught by a Certified SAFD fight Director Jason Speicher. Students will learn safe fighting techniques, basic footwork, spacial awareness, how to pass and basic punches, slaps, blocks, shoves and grabs. This class will present their work at the end of their workshop to invited guests.

Stage Combat 2: Sword Fighting & Swash Buckling

Ages 12+ Must have taken Stage Combat 1

Wednesdays 5-8pm

May 3-24

An intensive study on how to safely execute combat with weapons! Taught by a Certified SAFD fight Director Jason Speicher. Students will learn safe fighting techniques, basic footwork, spacial awareness, how to pass and basic slashes, blocks and choreography. This class will present their work at the end of their workshop to invited guests. Students must have taken Stage Combat 1 to be eligible.