Students will create full scale and small puppets during the course of this workshop. Students will learn crafting techniques as well as puppet performance techniques. The Puppets may be chosen to be featured in Weathervane’s production of Children of Eden!
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.
Taught by Certified Stage Combat Director: Jason Speicher!
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 with weapons. This class will present their work in the Spotlight Showcase. Students must have taken Stage Combat 1 to be eligible.
Taught by Certified Stage Combat Director: Jason Speicher
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.
Students will learn techniques involved in on camera acting, properly holding products, how to read copy, slate and more! Final product may include doing a real commercial!
Improv! Taught by Layne Roate!
Saturdays 11am-1pm *** PLEASE SEE ADJUSTED SCHEDULE BELOW***
Saturday Night Live meets Who’s Line is it Anyway in this fun and inventive class. Students will produce their own works through a combination of writing and improvisation games. This class may tour their production to area libraries, or school functions. Dates TBD.
****Adjusted Schedule: Due to the availability of our magnificent instructor we will be adjusting the course schedule a little: April 8 : NO CLASS, April 15: 11-1, April 22: 10-2, April 29 11-1****