THEATRE FOR YOUNG AUDIENCES
Taking theatre classes, children are learning a huge host of skills.
Many other important skills that they’re learning that can be used in their everyday lives, no matter what profession they decide to pursue in the future, such as…..
FALL CLASSES BEGIN ON OCTOBER 8 2018 for our 9 week sessions.
REGISTRATION WILL OPEN ON SEPTEMBER 1.
Acting 101 : ages 13-17 Instructor Caren Hearne, Mondays 6:00-7:30pm
By working on scene study skills, building relationships with their fellow actors, and channeling their imagination, teen actors build confidence and gain the tools they need to make a script their own. This class will provide the student with the context for developing acting skills and techniques. Through improv, games and scene work, students will understand the importance of self discipline and regular practice and rehearsal. They will begin to develop their own interpretative skills so that they can perform a role using a personal and unique artistic style. Classes will take place every Monday evening from 6:00-7:30pm, beginning October 8 through December 3 2018. Tuition: $160
Creative Dramatics: ages 3-5 Instructor Alisa Mehlo Tuesdays 5:30pm to 6:15pm
Allow children ages 3-5 to enjoy the feeling of trying something new and making new friends! Students will be introduced to theatrical concepts by exploring various theatre games, art projects and songs in this fun and exciting class. The class will end with a showcase in one of our classrooms, so family and friends can see all of the fun and hard work that was put in throughout the semester. Classes will take place every Tuesday from 5:30pm to 6:15pm beginning October 9 through December 4, 2018.Tuition: $115
The World's My Stage: ages 6-8 Instructor Alisa Mehlo Tuesdays 6:30pm to 7:15pm
This exciting class is for younger actors ages 6-8 who are ready to start their training. Students learn to create characters, build ensemble, and use their voice to project and articulate while having a lot of fun. The class will end with a showcase in one of our classrooms, so family and friends can see all of the fun and hard work that was put in throughout the semester. Classes will run every Tuesday from 6:30pm to 7:15pm beginning October 9 through December 4, 2018.Tuition $120
Beginning Acting : ages 9-12 Instructor Caren Hearne, Wednesdays 6:00-7:00pm
This fun course teaches the basics of acting to ages 9-12, utilizing vocal/physical training, theatre games and improvisation. Students acquire improved communication skills and self-confidence for performance. The class will end with a showcase in one of our classrooms, so family and friends can see all of the fun and hard work that was put in throughout the semester. Classes take place every Wednesday from 6:00 – 7:30pm beginning October 5 through December 5, 2018.Tuition: $145
Private Coaching is available by appointment.
Join us for an exciting summer theatre adventure! Our camps provide a fun and safe environment for children to explore theatre arts. Mariposa Theatre for Young Audiences Summer 2018 camps are available for ages 7 through 18, with options of one or two-week sessions, full or half day. Imagination and creativity are essential components to our learning environment. Led by highly experienced professionals and teaching artists participants will explore character development, improvisation, stage presence, auditioning and more, through educational games & activities. Each camp culminates in a Showcase Performance for family and friends. Whatever the theatrical aspirations may be, Mariposa has a camp for you!
School is back in session. But your child's school doesn't offer much in the way of theatre classes. What are you supposed to do with your drama kings and queens?
Bring them to Mariposa for theatre classes of course!! Our fall semester is open for registration on September 1 with classes beginning on October 8. See below for full descriptions of classes for students ages 3 to 17.