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Drama
Beginning: Is an introductory class into the Drama Department. It is designed to teach students the mechanics of acting with a fun, non-threatening approach. Students are encouraged to get to know their classmates, build trust so that they feel safe to express themselves among their peers.  While playing acting games every class, students will begin to understand their voice, their posture, and that who they are is a magnificent instrument created to assert their creative spirits!  Comfy clothes are a must. Bottled water is helpful, and a willingness to imagine the impossible is absolutely necessary!
Intermediate/Advanced: Is a class geared toward the students who desire to grow as performers for the stage. Always reviewing the fundamentals taught in Beginning Acting, students will begin to use pantomime, emotional mining and dialogue to understand the foundation of a believable performance. Students will participate in activities that continue to grow their knowledge, and abilities. Each class is designed to challenge the student through interactive games, and collaborative projects. Drama takes very seriously the art of play, and the importance of having fun! Comfy clothes are a must, bottled water is helpful, and an enthusiastic spirit is mandatory!(Intermediate students must have taken Beginning Acting before registering for this class.)

Technical Theatre
This hands-on course teaches students how to safely and efficiently use theatrical equipment like microphones, speakers, lights, lenses, projectors, and more! Students will get to use cool technology such as Lighting Consoles and Sound Boards. This class features sections in: concert and theatrical lighting design, live sound, electricity, theater safety, and also proper communication between theater techs during the run of a production. If you want to expand your knowledge in theater, this is the class for you!

Tiny Theatre
Is an introductory class into the Drama Department. It is designed to teach students the mechanics of acting with a fun, non-threatening approach. Students are encouraged to get to know their classmates, build trust so that they feel safe to express themselves among their peers. While playing acting games every class, students will begin to understand their voice, their posture, and that who they are is a magnificent instrument created to assert their creative spirits!  Comfy clothes are a must. Bottled water is helpful, and a willingness to imagine the impossible is absolutely necessary!

Improv Theatre
Is an introductory class into the Drama Department. It is designed to teach students the mechanics of acting with a fun, non-threatening approach.  Students are encouraged to get to know their classmates, build trust so that they feel safe to express themselves among their peers. While playing acting games every class, students will begin to understand their voice, their posture, and that who they are is a magnificent instrument created to assert their creative spirits!  Comfy clothes are a must. Bottled water is helpful, and a willingness to imagine the impossible is absolutely necessary!

Performance Studies
Is a class reserved for students who have auditioned for placement. As an Advanced class, students will work diligently once a week for two hours in a rehearsal setting, preparing for the upcoming performance. Every student granted a role will be expected to work hard, be on time and always prepared. If your child is interested in this class, yet has not worked with the Director before, try Improv Class as an introduction to the department. If your child has worked with the Director, but missed auditions, contact the office for an opportunity to audition. This class is sure to be a fun, and educational experience for all who earn a chance to participate. Comfy clothes are a must, and bottled water is very helpful.