DAYTIME WORKSHOPS & SEMINARS
For Ages 7 – 18
BROADWAY DANCE INTENSIVE
(8-18 yrs old)
June 13-16; 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Broadway Dance Intensive will explore the dance styles of classic and contemporary Broadway shows. Styles will range from Bob Fosse, Michael Bennett, Agnes deMille, Jerome Robbins, Jerry Mitchell and more.
Each day begins with a technique class, and flow through various dance routines, learning choreography throughout. Students will learn about dance health for Broadway dancers, key audition strategies, and faster methods for picking up choreography.
Students will watch various videos of Broadway choreography and discussions will ensue. The week-long workshop will culminate in a public workshop performance.
(7-13 yrs old)
June 20-23 OR August 1-4; 11:00 AM-1:00 PM
COMEDY ACTING WORKSHOP
(7-13 yrs old)
June 27-30 OR August 15-18; 11:00 AM-1:00 PM
Comedy Acting Camps are for kids who love to be funny & entertain! Bring your funny bone and be ready to play! Theater games and sports highlight a week of zany, witty, silly acting! Develop your performing skills in a structured free-for-all. You will learn: Basic rules to Improv games & skits / How to deliver a strong “punch line” / Comedic timing / How to let your body get you going / How to really ACT before you think / How to put together your own comedy stand-up performance / The four “W”s of a good scene
Tap intensive will be an exciting, rhythmic exploration of old-style and newer, contemporary tap styles. Basic fundamental steps will be perfected as advanced steps will challenge the dancers. Dancers will learn a large variety of tap routines and expressions. Dancers will watch video presentations that will supplement their learning and teach them historical significance of tap. The Tap intensive will culminate in a public performance.
SCENE ACTING WORKSHOP
(8-18 yrs old)
July 11-14; 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
You will learn: Basic warm-up exercises that are super fun! Best ways to work with partners! How to approach a script. How to develop a character. How to bring strong emotion to your scene. How to memorize easily and quickly. Come develop characters, work on scripts and create dramatic scenes.
Ballet intensive will be a week-long exploration of classical ballet. Technique classes will begin each day and then dancers will learn contemporary choreography styles. Dancers on pointe will be able to challenge themselves with choreography designed for pointe. Students will be engaged in co-choreographing, discussion groups and video presentations. Dancers will learn about healthy habits for ballet. The week-long intensive will culminate in a public presentation.
BRAIN-BODY CONNECTION SEMINAR
August 8-11; 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Brain Body Connection Seminar will offer a very unique and exciting learning opportunity for young people! The brain-body connection has become well-known in the past couple decades and is changing the way we look at learning and healthy living. Students will be both very active and at other times learning through discussions, readings, and video presentations.
Material covered includes: how the brain functions optimally, how our thoughts affect the body and how our bodies affect our thoughts, the constant feedback loop of body-brain, how our genes can be turned on or off (expressed or unexpressed) through our actions, how food affects the brain-body connection most deeply and other topics that will inform students about how to become more successful in all the areas of their lives. Students will learn how to take charge of their actions and thoughts and co-create their days and nights. This is cutting-edge information that is sweeping higher learning and alternative educational approaches that help students master themselves.
Special Evening Class Offering: REIKI KIDS
Dates TBD, contact us for more information; 5:45-6:30 PM