Off Square Theatre Company

2014 Fall Class Descriptions

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 All Classes begin the week of September 8, 2014 and run for 8 straight weeks.

Email info@offsquare.org or call 307-733-3021 to register.  Scholarships available.

All youth (2nd grade and up) participating in 2014 Off Square Classes will be eligible for the youth musical in February 2015. Youth Musical auditions will be held Nov. 12-14, 2014.

 

 

Creative Adventure – Grades K-2, $175

Wednesdays, 3:30pm- 4:30pm Liliana Frandsen, Instructor

Step into the world of dramatic PLAY! The instructor will guide children through multiple games and exercises including role-play, reader’s theater, mime, and much more. Children will have the opportunity to enhance reading skills, as well as social skills, in a supportive and positive environment.

At the end of the eight weeks, children will perform for a live audience.

Real Characters – Grades 3-5, $200

Wednesdays, 4:45pm- 5:45pm Liliana Frandsen, Instructor

In this class, students develop scripts, perform in groups, and practice using their voice to depict characters from texts. The focus in this class is on character development through storybooks and original, class-written work. Students will perform for a live audience at the end of this eight week class.

Junior Players – Grades 6-8, $250

Tuesdays, 4:30pm- 5:30pm — Nicole Madison-Garrett, Instructor

Deepen the theatrical saga by working on scenes and developing characters, utilizing text, voice and movement. The focus in this class is on strengthening concentration, growing theatrical vocabulary, and increasing awareness of the body and voice. Junior Players is the prerequisite for auditioning for Off Square Players.

Props for the Stage – Theatre Design, Grades 6-12, $200

Saturdays, 9:30am-11:30am Brittany Thaler, Instructor

In this class, students will learn all the steps of propping a show; from performing an initial script analysis to producing fully completed props. They will work with a variety of visual mediums to create intentional and cohesive designs, which will then be executed using professional-level techniques. By the end of the class, students will not only have a firm understanding of the prop design/construction/procurement processes, but they will also learn how to work collaboratively in a production environment.

Off Square Players – Grades 9-12, $450

Mondays and Thursdays, 4:30pm-6:30pm Nicole Madison-Garrett, Instructor

Off Square Players is an audition only class. Attendance is mandatory, unless due to emergency, illness, or approved by teacher.    

  • Auditions for Off Square Players will be held on Thursday, September 4 from 5-6pm in the Black Box Theater.
  • Please prepare a one-minute monologue and 16 bars of an up-tempo pop/contemporary song.  No accompanist provided.  Bring minus track or sing a cappella.
  • Off Square Players showcase will be held in the Black Box on Saturday, November 1.
  • Off Square Players will produce, stage, and perform excerpts from the Tony Award winning musical, Starmites by Barry Keating and Stuart Ross.