Tuesday, July 09, 2019 - Friday, November 01, 2019
Arts@ehills exists to cultivate the divine spark of creativity in students, with a view towards service in the church and community, in order that they may develop gifts and talents in the arts through integrative and relational teaching of craft in a loving and supportive environment.
SUMMER WORKSHOPS: NEXT STEPS ACTING
Summer workshops are fun, fast paced, three-hour intensive classes to immerse students into a focused skill. Grades are based on 2018–2019 school year.
Succeeding at Auditions
Tuesday, July 9 • 2–5pm
Students in grades 4–12, be prepared for winter production auditions and learn skills useful in any audition setting! Memorization of a provided short monologue will be necessary
for participation in this workshop. Monologue provided upon registration
Classes are held during the weeks of Aug. 19 - Nov. 4
Your elementary (1st-5th grade) or youth (6th-12th grade) student will find something in every class by exploring next steps in visual and performing arts. All classes are $200 and all materials are included for class. That’s only about $10 per hour! Grades are based on the 2019/2020 school year.
Elementary: Canvas Creations | Wednesdays 4:30-6:30, Aug. 21 - Oct. 30
Canvas Creations is a fun and energetic class that will cover painting traditional acrylic art along with mixed media pieces. We will cover a fun variety of subjects for our projects, from animals, to places, to people and use different canvas surfaces; canvas panels, boards, and paper.
*Youth: Sci Fi, Fantasy, and Legends | Mondays 5-7pm, Aug. 19 - Nov 4th
Sci Fi, Fantasy, and Legends is a creative drawing class with each week focusing on a different fictional theme. We’ll start each piece with drawing instruction with the supplies on hand to add color if desired. Some themes the class will cover: Star Wars, Super Heroes, Heroic Fantasy, Mythical Creatures, Classic Horror (for Halloween), to name a few.
Elementary: First Steps Acting | Mondays 4:30-6:30, Aug. 19 - Oct. 28
This fast-paced and energetic class will cover theatre skills for the first 4 weeks using improv, scene study, and movement basics. The final 6 weeks will be a mini-production for students to produce and perform in a one-act play, discovering and developing characters from the ground up. Final performance will be Friday, Nov. 1, 4:30-7:30.
*Youth: Musical Theatre Disney Edition | Fridays, 5:30-7:30, Aug. 23 - Nov. 1
Want to work on your “triple threat”? This class is for you! In Musical Theater we will explore singing, dancing and acting as we create short scenes with numbers from popular stage versions of Disney shows. This class will be fun and challenging whether you consider yourself a singer, an actor, a dancer….or not. Final performance will be Friday, Nov. 1, 5:00-7:30
*Previous experience is helpful, but not required for this class.
WINTER PRODUCTION CLASS
The Production Class will spend the first 5 weeks building skills and techniques using character study, stage movement, and scene study. The final 9 weeks will be rehearsals for students to produce and perform in a full-length play, discovering and developing characters from the ground up.
Rehearsals: Monday evenings beginning November 18
Technical Rehearsal Saturday morning, March 28
Performances April 2, 3, and 4 with nightly rehearsals March 30, 31, and April 1
Production is open to students grades 4th-12th. Rehearsals and performances at Eastern Hills Community Church.
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