Mainstage Classic Theatre Fall Classes -Now Enrolling
Description2019 - 2020 ClassesBased on class level and year, students will learn a variety of Theatre topics including stage direction, stage makeup, costuming, auditioning techniques, monologue and duet preparation, vocal projection, character development, Theatre etiquette, Theatre history, and much more. Classes include a year-end production to be performed at Farr Best Theatre May 9th and we have increased the number of classes per semester. Auditions will be held in class in February. Classes will include rehearsals as well as lessons continuing the education process.We also offer daytime classes - Contact the Education Coordinator, Jadzia Ajemian at MCTEducation@MainstageClassicTheatre.org to discuss tailored classes for specific ages and curriculum. A minimum student commitment is required. Great for the Homeschool community!
Instructor: ALISON WIMBERLY
Age 5 thru Grade K
4:30 - 5:00
Characters are introduced through age appropriate books allowing the students to learn theatre basics of pantomime, improvisation, projection, and concentration. Builds self-confidence and encourages imagination.
THEATRE FOR KIDS
Instructor: MARY MURO
1st - 2nd Grade 5:15 - 6:00
3rd - 4th Grade 6:15 - 7:00
Students will review theatre basics and work on concentration techniques, building skills to memorize lines and develop characters. Beginning theatre history and basic Shakespeare is introduced in an interactive and fun way! Students will also learn about Costuming and Stage Makeup.
ACTING ON STAGE
Instructor: LANE HEINSCH5th-6th Grade 5:15-6:15
7th-8th Grade 6:30-7:30Students will learn in depth character development, theatre history with emphasis on Shakespeare as well as practice in Monologues, Duet Acting and Auditioning Techniques. Students also will learn to put together their own Stage Makeup kit as well as design a costume!
MUSICAL THEATRE DANCE
Instructor: Ashleigh Hood
5th-8th Grade 10:00 -11:00 (Beginner)
9th-12th Grade 11:15-12:15 (Intermediate)Learning dance choreography and movements from various musicals such as Annie, High School Musical, LION KING, and more.