Youth Classes at Live Arts Education

Summer Theater Camp information can be found at summeratlivearts.org

YOUTH SPRING CLASSES:

SPRING BREAK CAMP: IN THE SCENE, BEHIND THE SCENES (GRADES 5-7)

Spring Break Camp in the Scene, behind the Scenes at Live Arts

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Light House Studio and Live Arts present the IN THE SCENE: BEHIND THE SCENES Workshop, which simultaneously introduces young filmmakers to the crafts of on-camera performance and visual storytelling. In a combination acting/filmmaking workshop taught by a Live Arts acting coach and a Light House filmmaking mentor, young artists will spend half of their camp time studying acting and the other half learning basic camera operation and visual storytelling techniques. Along the way they’ll create a short film which will be presented on Friday 4/6 at 3 pm showcasing the skills and abilities of the group.

  • Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm
  • Dates: April 2 – April 6; Five Days total
  • Location: Light House Studio at Vinegar Hill Theatre (220 W. Market Street) and Live Arts (123 E. Water St, SE)
  • Tuition: $325
  • Need-based Financial Aid is available using financial aid application prior to registering.

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TREASURE TRUNK THEATER (AGES 4-6)

Treasure Trunk Theatre at Live Arts

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Does your child beg to wear dress-up clothes to kindergarten? Would your child rather play imaginative games than eat? Then Treasure Trunk Theatre is the perfect class for them.  Each day we’ll open up the treasure trunk to reveal new possibilities. Through the guided use of simple costumes, props, and sets, children will use their imaginations to explore body awareness and vocal expressivity to create new characters and stories. Along the way they’ll develop key skills of cooperation and social interaction. This workshop will culminate in a demonstration of the games and exercises the children play.

  • Instructor: Claire Chandler
  • Time: Tuesdays 4:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Dates: April 10 – May 29; Eight classes total
  • Location: Rehearsal Room A of Live Arts, (123 East Water Street, 4th floor)
  • Tuition: $79

Friends of Live Arts get 10% off all classes using the discount code FRIENDS at checkout.

Need-based financial aid is available for all Live Arts classes. Find out more or apply at our financial aid page.

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KIDS ON STAGE (AGES 7-10)

kids on stage (for ages 7 -10)

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In this introduction to acting, children will learn the fundamentals of an actor’s craft through fun games, improvisations, and acting exercises, which will build their confidence, self-esteem, and stage presence. The class will culminate with a short demonstration for family and friends based on familiar poems or stories.

  • Instructor: Claire Chandler
  • Time: Tuesdays 5:00pm – 6:00pm
  • Dates: April 10 – May 29; Eight classes total
  • Location: Rehearsal Room A of Live Arts, (123 East Water Street, 4th floor)
  • Tuition: $89

Friends of Live Arts get 10% off all classes using the discount code FRIENDS at checkout.

Need-based financial aid is available for all Live Arts classes. Find out more or apply at our financial aid page.

REGISTER FOR KIDS ON STAGE NOW!

PLAYWRIGHTS & PLAYMAKERS (GRADES 5th-8th)

Playwrights and Playmakers at Live Arts

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Do you know a hyphenate? A creative kid who likes to do a little bit of a lot of things; for example, a writer-actor-director? Send them our way! The Playwrights & Playmakers workshop will include sessions in script development & playwriting, as well as acting and staging. Each student will have the opportunity to write their own material, as well as write and stage group work collaboratively with other students. The last class of the session will be a performance of student material, written by and for themselves!

  • Instructor: Miller Murray Susen
  • Time: Sundays 1:00 – 2:30pm
  • Dates: April 15 – May 20; six classes total
  • Location: Rehearsal Room Z (NOTE: located off-site at 1108 Forest Street, 2nd floor)
  • Tuition: $125

Friends of Live Arts get 10% off all classes using the discount code FRIENDS at checkout.

Need-based financial aid is available for all Live Arts classes. Find out more or apply at our financial aid page.

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BEGINNING TAP (Ages 14+)

Beginning Tap Dance at Live Arts

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Time to get on your feet and make some noise! This beginner level class will introduce basic tap skills (shuffles, flaps, shuffle ball change, cramp rolls, etc.) as well as musicality and rhythm style. Fun combinations using these tap fundamentals will have you dancing like Gene Kelly! Please wear comfortable attire and tap shoes.

  • Instructor: Stephanie Hess
  • Time: Thursdays 5:45 – 6:45pm
  • Dates: April 5 – May 24; Eight classes total
  • Location: Rehearsal Room A of Live Arts, (123 East Water Street, 4th floor)
  • Tuition: $ 72

Friends of Live Arts get 10% off all classes using the discount code FRIENDS at checkout.

Need-based financial aid is available for all Live Arts classes. Find out more or apply at our financial aid page.

REGISTER FOR BEGINNING TAP NOW!

INTERMEDIATE TAP (Ages 14+)

Intermediate Tap Dance at Live Arts

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Looking for a way to get back to tap class? Want to hone your tap skills? This class is for you! For those with at least one year of tap, this class will review all the basic tap skills but at a much faster pace. Musicality, rhythm and syncopation will be explored as well as learning pull-backs, pick-ups and Maxie Fords. Please wear comfortable attire and tap shoes.

  • Instructor: Stephanie Hess
  • Time: Wednesdays 5:45 – 6:45pm
  • Dates: April 4 – May 23; Eight classes total
  • Location: Rehearsal Room A of Live Arts, (123 East Water Street, 4th floor)
  • Tuition: $ 72

Friends of Live Arts get 10% off all classes using the discount code FRIENDS at checkout.

Need-based financial aid is available for all Live Arts classes. Find out more or apply at our financial aid page.

REGISTER FOR INTERMEDIATE TAP NOW!

 

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STORYBOOK THEATER (AGES 4-6)

Storybook Theater (for ages 4 - 6)

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Does your child beg to wear dress-up clothes to kindergarten? Would your pre-school child rather play imaginative games than eat? In this playful forum for creative exploration, budding young actors will join in dynamic theater games that celebrate the imaginative child’s desire to make-believe! Our youngest thespians will create a theatrical retelling of a classic fairy-tale or folk-tale, through exercises and games that will help the children develop skills in storytelling, attentiveness, listening, and creative expression. This workshop will culminate in a demonstration of some of the games and exercises the children play.

  • Instructor: Claire Chandler
  • Time: Tuesdays 4:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Dates: January 23 – March 27; Ten classes total
  • Location: Rehearsal Room A of Live Arts, (123 East Water Street, 4th floor)
  • Tuition: $99

Friends of Live Arts get 10% off all classes using the discount code FRIENDS at checkout.

Need-based financial aid is available for all Live Arts classes. Find out more or apply at our financial aid page.

REGISTER FOR STORYBOOK THEATER NOW!

KIDS ON STAGE (AGES 7-10)

kids on stage (for ages 7 -10)

Click or tap. Register now!

In this introduction to acting, children will learn the fundamentals of an actor’s craft through fun games, improvisations, and acting exercises, which will build their confidence, self-esteem, and stage presence. The class will culminate with a short demonstration for family and friends based on familiar poems or stories.

  • Instructor: Claire Chandler
  • Time: Tuesdays 5:00pm – 6:00pm
  • Dates: January 23 – March 27; Ten classes total
  • Location: Rehearsal Room A of Live Arts, (123 East Water Street, 4th floor)
  • Tuition: $115

Friends of Live Arts get 10% off all classes using the discount code FRIENDS at checkout.

Need-based financial aid is available for all Live Arts classes. Find out more or apply at our financial aid page.

REGISTER FOR KIDS ON STAGE NOW!

BEGINNING TAP (Ages 14+)

Beginning Tap Dance at Live Arts

Tap here to register!

Time to get on your feet and make some noise! This beginner level class will introduce basic tap skills (shuffles, flaps, shuffle ball change, cramp rolls, etc.) as well as musicality and rhythm style. Fun combinations using these tap fundamentals will have you dancing like Gene Kelly! Please wear comfortable attire and tap shoes.

  • Instructor: Stephanie Hess
  • Time: Thursdays 5:45 – 6:45pm
  • Dates: January 25 – March 29; Ten classes total
  • Location: Rehearsal Room A of Live Arts, (123 East Water Street, 4th floor)
  • Tuition: $ 90

Friends of Live Arts get 10% off all classes using the discount code FRIENDS at checkout.

Need-based financial aid is available for all Live Arts classes. Find out more or apply at our financial aid page.

REGISTER FOR BEGINNING TAP NOW!

INTERMEDIATE TAP (Ages 14+)

Intermediate Tap Dance at Live Arts

Tap here to register!

Time to get on your feet and make some noise! This beginner level class will introduce basic tap skills (shuffles, flaps, shuffle ball change, cramp rolls, etc.) as well as musicality and rhythm style. Fun combinations using these tap fundamentals will have you dancing like Gene Kelly! Please wear comfortable attire and tap shoes.

 

  • Instructor: Stephanie Hess
  • Time: Wednesdays 5:45 – 6:45 pm
  • Dates: January 24 – March 28; Ten classes total
  • Location: Rehearsal Room A of Live Arts, (123 East Water Street, 4th floor)
  • Tuition: $ 90

Friends of Live Arts get 10% off all classes using the discount code FRIENDS at checkout.

Need-based financial aid is available for all Live Arts classes. Find out more or apply at our financial aid page.

REGISTER FOR INTERMEDIATE TAP NOW!