Classes & Workshops

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RAT-A-TAP-TAP

Saturday, January 6, 2024 | 10:00am-12:00pm
Ages 10-18 |$50.00 per Student
Main Stage

Are you ready to let your Freak Flag Fly? Prepare for future dance auditions and by stomping and tapping to the beat of Shrek Jr.! This dance workshop will help your student feel more comfortable with movement on stage, memorizing choreography, and more!

Prop Making

Saturday, January 13, 2024 | 10:00am-11:00am
Ages 9+ | $50.00 per Student
Green Room

Want to see your props in an upcoming show at the Youngstown Playhouse? Hop onto the other side of the stage with production, and learn how to create your own props from scratch with Eden Lesnansky! Students will learn how to create special props that will be used for Alice in Wonderland and take home their very own paper flowers and tea cups!

BEGINNER/INTERMEDIATE STAGE PERFORMANCE

Moyer Room
Ages 9 to 12 | $100 ($80 Early Bird through Aug. 11)
Saturdays, Sept. 9 – Oct. 14 | 10:00am – 11:00am

Beginner/Intermediate Stage Performance class serves students who are new to the art of theatre! We help answer the basic question, “what is theatre?” Learn stage movement, improvisation, pantomiming, audition techniques, theatre tech, and more. Your student will participate in a final performance at the end of the session and walk away being bitten by the “theatre bug!”

HALLOWEEN PROP BUILDING

Green Room
Ages 10 to 18 | $60
Saturday, Oct. 28 | 10:00am – 11:15am

Get in the Halloween spirit by learning how to create high quality props that are “scary” cool! Your student will learn how to work with resin, create illusions, and become skilled in the crafty art of prop building.

ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE

Moyer Room
Ages 16+ | $60
Saturday, Oct. 28 | 10:00am – 12:00pm

Join Associate Professor of Theatre at Kent State Trumbull, Eric Kildow, in learning the basics of the classic Alexander Technique. He is a certified teacher of the Alexander Technique and teaches private lessons in Eastern Ohio and Western Pennsylvania. Alexander Technique helps performers prepare physically and mentally for their roles through a range of relaxation techniques and other physical and breathing exercises to produce a more natural performance.

MONSTER MAKEUP

Dressing Room
Ages 10 to 18 | $60
Saturday, Oct. 28 | 11:15am – 12:30pm

Calling all the monsters! Join us in this one day workshop to learn how to create your scariest SFX monster make up. Your student will learn how to design and apply the scariest face of them all!