2018 Summer Academy

Make Great Theatre and Have Fun Doing It!

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Rising Grades K-1     9:00AM – Noon (half day)

Creative Drama       $125       

June 4-8; July 9-13

Our classes for young children are designed to build on their active imaginations while guiding them towards an understanding of how to portray characters in a story. In class, we play age-appropriate theatre games, use our bodies to create animals and other characters, hear stories and act them out. The week culminates in a short presentation.

 

Rising Grades 1 -3      9:00AM-3:00PM

  

Stories To Stage           $215              

        June 11-15           
Three Wishes         
Fairies, Genies and Magical creatures grant wishes. What would you do with three?

 

       June 18-22           
Royal School of Magic
Join her Majesties School of Magic where the best magic comes from the imagination.

 

      June 25-29           
A Bug’s World
Look Closely! There’s a whole world below the grass.

 

     July 16-20               
Under the Sea
Explore the land under the waves, filled with mermaids, starfish and sharks.

 

     July 23-27               
Fairies, Elves, and Gnomes
Bring to life the legens of these majical, mysterious characters.

 

     July 30-Aug. 3       
Dog Tales
Everybody knows that dogs have tails to wag, but they also have tales to tell.

 

Rising 4-6 Grades    9:00AM-4:00PM

June 4-15      Performance Workshop

This intensive workshop combines actor training that emphasizes physical and mental preparation with the practical experience of working on a short play from audition to performance.

 Two weeks  $435     

June 4-8             Acting Workshop
Take the first week of the Performance Workshop and skip the performance.

 One week  $240       

 

June 18-29       The Play’s the Thing

Work with others to choose themes, improvise ideas and develop a play from concept to performance. The class culminates in a presentation of work.
                 
 Two weeks. $435        

 

Rising Grades 4-12      9:00AM-4:00PM

Chattanooga Theatre Centre education outreach

July 9-August 3       

Musical Theatre Academy

Be a part of a world premiere fully supported with scenery, costumes and lighting. Three new musicals, with music by Michael Huseman and book by Chuck Tuttle, will be workshopped, rehearsed and performed on the second, third and fourth Fridays.

Performances on the Fridays, July 20, 27 & August 3, 10:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

(Admission to performances is $5. Each student will receive two complimentary tickets to each production)

  Four Weeks        $720      

 

Rising Grades 7-12    9:00AM-4:00PM

June 4-15           Comedy

Learn what it takes to make funny happen on stage, then use those skills to develop short comic sketches. There will be a presentation of work on the last day of class

 Two weeks. $435    

 

June 18-29      Performance Workshop

This intensive workshop combines actor training that emphasizes physical and mental preparation with the practical experience of working on a short play from audition to performance.

 Two Weeks  $435          

June 18-22               Acting Workshop
Take the first week of the Performance Workshop and skip the performance.

 One Week  $240     

 

July 9-August 3             

Technical Theatre Workshop

Would you like to be involved in the making of a play but don’t want to be on stage? Consider trying this class that explores the many jobs and skills used behind the scenes. Learn the art of theatrical design, techniques used for painting and building scenery, creating lighting and sound effects, and the coordination of costuming. This workshop runs in conjunction with the Performance Training Academy so there is a practical application of everything covered.

Performances on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Fridays,  10:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Admission to performances is $4. Each student will receive two complimentary tickets to each production.

 Four Weeks $720      

 

Are you ready to 

Dance?

One-Week, half-day sessions

Choreographer Lindsay Fussell will teach jazz, tap, 
and theatre dance. for older students, she’ll throw in
 a bit of hip-hop, salsa, and swing!

June 4 – 8    $125

Rising Grades 2 – 6  9:00AM – Noon   

Rising Grades 7 – 12 1:00PM – 4:00PM  

 

 

Before and After Care is available

for all extended day and full day academy enrollees

    Before care 
7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.  $20 per week

    After care option 1 
3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  $30 per week

   After care option 2  
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  $20 per week

 

For more information, contact our Education office at (423) 267-8538 EXT. 313