The Great Poe-a-Thon: A Halloween Production Mondays and Thursdays August 25th-October 20th (5pm-7pm)
Adapted by David Rush
from three short stories by Edgar Allan Poe
Director: Liane LeMaster and Courtney Loner
Auditions: Monday August 15th & Thursday August 18th (3:00pm-7:00pm)
Rehearsals: Mondays & Thursdays August 25th-Oct 13th (5:00pm-7:00pm)
Tech Week: Monday-Thursday October 17th-20th (5:00pm-7:00pm)
Performances: October 21st at 7:30pm, October 22nd at 3:00pm & 7:30pm
Email Liane LeMaster for more information and to schedule an audition.
Three of Edgar Allen Poe's most terrifying tales are given fresh life in this adaptation, designed as a customizable contest perfect for any production group. Which is scariest -- the poisonous resentment of The Cask of Amontillado, the paranoid hallucinations of The Tell-Tale Heart, or the entombed madness of The Fall of the House of Usher? The audience plays judge in this chilling and atmospheric trio.
Students learn the fundamentals of acting techniques through a complete rehearsal process culminating in a fully produced production. They learn Stanislavski, Meisner, and Cohen techniques, including emotional beat work, scene scoring, and how to provide constructive criticism to their peers. During the course, students will have individual and small group coaching.
Dance for Musical Theatre Tuesdays August 30th-November 8th (5:30pm-7:00pm)
Teacher: Johnna Mitchell
Performance: November 8th
Students focus on performance techniques for musical theater including choreography, character development, story-telling, and creative expression, as well as learn the fundamentals of tap, jazz, musical theatre dance and ballet as used in musical theater. The class will culminate in a showcase of the dances learned.
No Class Tuesday October 18th
Take the Stage: Musical Theatre Performance Class Wednesdays August 31st-November 9th (4:30pm-6:00pm)
Teachers: Johnna Mitchell and Maggie Taylor
Performance: November 9th
Lively tunes, snappy scenes, a kid cabaret with heart and soul. Students are introduced to musical theater through a complete rehearsal process culminating in a fully produced production. They learn music, choreography, and acting techniques, as well as audition and rehearsal etiquette. During the course, students will have individual and small group coaching. The class will culminate in a showcase of our work.
No Class Wednesday October 19th