Fall Classes

CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS FOR EVERY LEVEL

Fall Class Registration

Join us and discover different elements of yourself, your art, and your community.

Registration for Fall classes is now open!  Fall session runs September to December.

For questions or assistance call our Education Department at 239-434-7340 ext. 127 and speak with Misha Ritter or Craig Price.

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340 ext. 127


  • Improv
    October 21, 2017 - November 25, 2017
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Instructors

This class concentrates on the fundamentals of improvisation.  Learn the philosophy of “Yes, and ….”  Improv is an essential part of comedy in this day and age.  It is also something every person uses in their daily life.  You will learn warm-up games, fun “situation” scenarios and how to work through scenes.  Actors of all (more…)

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340 ext. 127


  • Monday Acting Workshop
    October 23, 2017 - December 4, 2017
    9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Instructors

A continuing acting class for those who have had previous sessions with Diane, pursued stage work, or with  approval from the instructor.  Students will stretch further with new challenges in the never-ending process of learning the tool of the craft.  Class time will be spent working scenes and monologues; outside work is suggested to facilitate what was covered (more…)

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340 ext. 127


  • Saturday Acting Workshop
    October 21, 2017 - December 2, 2017
    9:30 pm - 12:00 pm

Instructors

This class is for those with minimal acting experience or for those actors who prefer a Saturday time slot.  In this workshop based approach to acting students will work the tools of the craft through scenes and monologues by practicing, observing, and voicing constructive feedback of ideas and reactions about themselves and other performers.  Students will shape their (more…)

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340 ext. 127


  • Tuesday Acting Class
    October 24, 2017 - December 5, 2017
    9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Instructors

A continuing acting class for those who have had previous sessions with Diane, pursued stage work, or with  approval from the instructor.  Moving beyond basics students will grow, explore, and pursue the tools of the craft through more challenging scene work or monologues.  Class time will be spent seeking growth in new directions of chosen (more…)

Check back later for future Voice classes!

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340 ext. 127


  • Intro to Tap
    October 4, 2017 - November 1, 2017
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Instructors

This beginner class is designed for students that have little or no experiences.  Students will learn fundamental tap technique, coordination, develop a sense of rhythm, timing, & self-expression.  Class includes warm-up, center tap exercises, and small tap combinations. Prerequisite: None Dates: Wednesdays, October 4 – November 1 Time:  10:00a – 11:00a Place: 3rd Floor Ages: (more…)

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340


  • Advanced Beginner-Intermediate Tap Dance
    October 4, 2017 - November 1, 2017
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Instructors

This class is for tap dancers with 3+ years of experience.  Students will focus on increasing speed and developing style.  Class includes a tap barre warm-up, center patterns, and both Broadway & Rhythm Tap combinations. Prerequisite: 3+ years of experience Dates: Wednesdays, October 4 – November 1 Time:  11:00a – 12:00p Place: 3rd Floor Ages: (more…)

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340 ext. 127


  • Stage Combat: Weapons
    October 28, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Instructors

Stage combat is a specialized movement style developed for theatre and film to create the illusion of physical combat without causing any harm to the performers.  This is an active art form that focuses on safety, technique, and control. This course is designed to be a hands-on introduction to stage combat with weapons.  Participants will (more…)

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7430


  • Stage Combat: Hand to Hand
    November 4, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Instructors

Stage combat is a specialized movement style developed for theatre and film to create the illusion of physical combat without causing any harm to the performers.  This is an active art form that focuses on safety, technique, and control. This course is designed to be a hands-on introduction to hand to hand stage combat.  Participants (more…)

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340 ext. 127


  • Dancing in Heels
    November 11, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Instructors

Dancing in heels is a skill!  Almost every show requires a pair of character heels and the coordination to move in them.  Join Kat as she walks students through various dance movements in order to discover the balance, lines, placement, and confidence it takes to strut your stuff across the stage. Prerequisite:  None Date: Saturday, November (more…)

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340


  • Cabaret & Cabernet
    December 9, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Instructors

Wilkomen to the world of burlesque!  In this intro class you will learn how to strut your stuff onstage.  Moves covered will be the shimmy, the bump and grind, various movement in heels, and working with props.  By the last class you will have a better grasp on character creation, choreography, and stage presence.  Heels (more…)

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340 ext. 127


  • Teen Resume & Cover Letter Workshop
    September 23, 2017 - September 30, 2017
    3:00 pm

Instructors

A fantastic resume and cover letter is the key, not only in theatre, but also for every job, in securing that first interview.  Join Cole & Denise in this two-session workshop teaching you how to build a resume and cover letter, from the sharp-looking, streamlined business standard to the creative theatre style.  We will discuss (more…)

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340 ext. 127


  • Stage Management
    September 23, 2017 - December 9, 2017
    12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Instructors

Note: Participants who successfully complete this course may be eligible for contract stage management positions, for both musicals and plays, starting the following season. This comprehensive course requires attendance at seven (7) sessions and offers an additional five (5) optional sessions.   Class 1, in a classroom setting, addresses the Pre-Production process and details the upcoming (more…)

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340 ext. 127


  • Sound Design Basics
    October 7, 2017
    12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Instructors

This course is to expose participants to the equipment used in various theatrical sound situations and its operation, as well as discussing the artistic use of this equipment.  The operation and use of equipment will include:  Digital sound console basics, wireless microphone set-up and use, basics of EQing a mic, microphone types and uses, the (more…)

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340 ext. 127


  • Props 101 Workshop
    October 21, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Looking to be involved in a production without having to audition?  Don’t want to spend all those evening working crew?  Do you like arts and crafts?  Give props a try!  This introductory class will provide an extensive overview of the process from play assignment to strike.  We will cover how to research, get organized, and (more…)

Event Phone: Craig Price, 239-434-7340 ext. 127


  • Painting for Scenic
    October 27, 2017
    2:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Instructors

Learn the basic elements of color, stage painting, and design.  This class is all about color theory and learning how to identify and mix colors using paint and tint.  Students will mix, dye, and paint in an in-depth class about the colors of paradise. Prerequisites:  None Date:  Friday, October 27 Time:  2:30p–5:30p Place: Scene Shop (more…)

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