We offer classes for ages 3-17 to help kids discover that the best place for drama is on stage. Learn how acting brings out the best in your child both on stage and in life.
The fun starts January 16, 2017 and runs through the performances which are held Fairy Festival weekend, (the 4th weekend in April)
ages 5-12 Monday 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Students will be working towards producing short plays and skits to be featured during the Fairy Festival. These classes, regardless of age, foster personal growth, teamwork and creativity. Class will include theater games, guided improvisational activities and scene work to learn the core concepts of acting.
Fee is based on income ($24-$35 per month) plus a one time fee of $15 which includes scripts, costumes and cast party.
Fridays 6:15-7:15 PM – Starts January 20, 2017
A Hard Knock Life on Broadway Dance class introduces students to theatrical style dancing and choreography. The showcase this year will be from the award winning Broadway musical Annie. Selections from the musical will be highlighted for a final performance that will surely make the sun come up tomorrow. Class is offered to both boys and girls ages 8+. Class ends May 19 with a performance in the Ensemble Theater.
Fee is based on income ($24 to $35 per month) and includes costumes. Instructor: Jenna Spinei
Tuesday 5:00-6:00 PM | Starts Jan. 17
Learn how the professionals sing and act on stage and put it together for Disney Musicals on Broadway. Students need no previous experience and will be taught the basics of musical theater. Using excerpts and short scenes from Little Mermaid, Peter Pan and more, students will present a showcase performance on the last class night, May 18.
Instructor: Tory Matsos
Fee based on income ($24-$35 per month).
Wednesday 6:30-7:30 PM | Starts February 1
CosPlay or Costume Play is it! In this 4 week class you’ll explore researching your character, learn basic wig techniques, create a prop out of foam and work with make-up and photography.
Instructor: Candy Shannon
Fee $40 includes all supplies.
Jackson School of the Arts outstanding theatre program is led by gifted artists with advanced degrees and extensive acting experience with the Purple Rose Theatre, founded by actor and playwright Jeff Daniels. In addition to 12-16 week classes and one day workshops, we also offer private lessons.
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We offer private lessons in acting, voice (vocal music) and stage choreography for all ages and skill levels. Rates are $18 for 30 minutes and $27 for 45 minutes. Teachers are talented, experienced individuals with related degrees and/or experience. Call 784-2389 to schedule your private lessons.