Two Week Session Grade 7-8 7/15-7/26

Two Week Session - Serving new and returning students entering grade 7-8 in fall of 2019
Classes will be divided based on grades in fall of 2019

Times: 8:45 am – 4:15 pm

Students will rotate through a Core Curriculum that explores the fundamental elements of actor training: Acting Theory, Improvisation, Musical Theater, Shakespeare and Voice & Movement.

GRADES 5–12 CURRICULUM
BEGINNING OF DAY: Each Academy day begins with a gathering to prepare, share goals, and encourage each other to do our best.
ACTING THEORY: Explore character, relationships, action and text while developing overall acting skills and confidence.
IMPROVISATION: Develop expressiveness, spontaneity, and train your brain to think quickly and with reason through improvisational character and scene work.
MUSICAL THEATER: Increase your versatility and work on new vocal and dance techniques while exploring the art of telling a story through words, music, and movement.
SHAKESPEARE: Examine dynamic language, characters, and plots in scenes and monologues from one of the most influential playwrights in history.
VOICE & MOVEMENT: Build strength, flexibility, awareness, and expression through a class devoted to the fundamentals of two of the actor’s most important tools.
END OF DAY: Each Academy day concludes with a gathering to reflect and acknowledge the hard work of fellow students.