| Class|| Times|| Max Enrollment|| Still Available|| More Information|
|Acting (Act Up II Performance Workshop)|| 6:00-7:00 || 16 || 16 || |
Mondays, 6:00-7:00 for 10 weeks, beginning September 13. $230. Ages 8-15. This is a class designed for the student who has some stage experience or has had a class before. Students will learn acting techniques, character development, building confidence, memorization techniques, method acting, movement for the stage and script analysis. Performance showcase on the 10th class. Taught by veteran actress Vicky Jackson
|Acting (ACT UP Performance Workshop)|| 5:30-6:30 || 16 || 16 || |
Ages 7 and up Cost: $175 8 Weeks Fridays 5:30-6:30. Starting October 1. Developed for beginning to intermediate level students who want to learn more about acting. This hands-on class includes creative dramatics, improvisation, basic character development, audition techniques, script analysis, memorization, theatre terminology, and acting for the camera. Actors showcase their work on the 8th class. - Taught by Mark DiNovo.
|Acting- Adult/Teen Acting for the Camera|| 5:30-7:00 || 16 || 14 ||
Thursdays 5:30-7:00 for 8 weeks, beginning September 9. $170. Ages 14 and up. Beginning level class for those interested in the film and television industry. Learn about working with the camera, working with an agent, film terminology, and mastering auditions, . Students will develop a monologue for a for film audition. Work will be filmed and critiqued. Taught by experienced film actor, Merritt Vann and talent agency experienced acting coach, Debra Leopard. Limited enrollment.
|Acting (KIDS ACT Performance Workshop)|| 4:10-5:00 || 12 || 11 || |
Ages 4-8. Cost: $205. 10 Weeks Fridays 4:10-5:00 Starting September 17th. 100% laughter and fun are a guarantee! Designed for the very young theatre student to emphasize creativity, imagination and having fun while learning the basics of acting. Each student develops at least one commercial and one monologue. Showcase given at the end of the semester on last day. - Taught by junior interns, Caroline Davis and Abby Scruggs.
|ACT UP III Acting for Teens/Adults|| 5:45-7:00 || 16 || 15 || |
Wednesdays, 5:45-7:00 for 8 weeks, beginning September 29. $145. Ages 16+. Beginning level acting class for older teens/adults with or without experience. Learn about Method Acting, various acting techniques, creating a character, improvisation, Script analysis and much more. Designed for students who have always wanted to explore acting. Students will develop a monologue in addition to many acting exercises. Taught by veteran actress, Debra Leopard. Limited enrollment.
|Audition Workshop|| 3:30-5:30 || 25 || 25 || |
Saturday October 9th. 3:30-5:30 Ages 6 through 15. Cost: $25 This is a two-hour workshop designed to help actors improve audition techniques and boost confidence prior to upcoming auditions at Village Square or other theatres. Vocal techniques, expression, stage fright, how to prepare, improvisation exercises and advice on standing out in a crowd will be covered. Students will go through mock acting and singing auditions using several different scripts and will be directed on ways to make improvements. Advice will be given on choices for selection of audition music. Students will also “get into the mind of a director” to learn about what directors look for at auditions. For those who are new to the audition process, students will learn what to expect. For those who have auditioned before, students will learn how to improve. Taught by Debra Leopard and Ara-Viktoria McKinney-Bookman
|Musical Theatre- Advanced|| || 15 || 15 || |
Ages 11-18 Cost: $230. Tuesdays 6:00-7:00. Starting September 14 for 10 weeks. A class designed for the serious acting student with an emphasis on Musical Theatre. This class will be challenging but fun and will include choreography and singing for the stage -designed for the advanced level student. Solos, duos/Trios, small group and large group material from a variety of musicals. Broadway review finale! Taught by professional dancer/singer/actress Candice Pipkin
|MUSICAL THEATRE (Beginner/Intermediate)|| 5:00-6:00 || 16 || 15 || |
Ages 6-10 Cost: $230. 10 Weeks Tuesdays 5:00-6:00. Starting September 14 for 10 weeks. A class designed for the serious acting student with an emphasis on Musical Theatre. This class will be challenging but fun and will include choreography and singing for the stage designed for the beginning to intermediate level student. Solo, Duet/Trio, small group and large group material from a variety of musicals.. Singing and Dancing experience is not necessary. Broadway Review Finale! Taught by professional dancer/singer/actress Candice Pipkin
|One Hour Private Acting|| || |
One full hour of private acting, voice and diction, audition prep or public speaking lesson with Artistic Director Debra Leopard. $50. Must schedule with instructor prior to enrolling.
|Private Acting- 30 minutes|| || |
30 minute private acting, audition coaching or public speaking lesson with Artistic Director Debra Leopard. $30. Must schedule with instructor prior to enrolling.
|Private Acting for the Camera|| || |
One hour private acting for the camera, or audition prep and filming with professional actor Merritt Vann and professional acting coach, Debra Leopard. Must schedule with instructor prior to enrollment. $50