To ensure the health and safety of our students and staff, the following procedures will be followed for all classes:
(A minimum of five students is necessary to hold a class).
Through games and creative play, we’ll build a play together by adding characters, places, plots, problems, and resolutions to create a story we will act out using our bodies, voices, and imaginations.
Tuesdays, 4:45PM-5:5:45PM, January 16-March 5
Step into the shoes of another person. A dynamic performance starts with a believable character. Through improvisation, scripts, and theatre exercises, you will learn the techniques to create characters that come to life on the stage or screen.
Need to prepare a monologue for a school audition? We can help. We’ll give you individualized help in choosing a monologue, coach you to bring out your best performance of it, and video it so you can send it to the school.
Times to be arranged Contact the Director of Education to Schedule
About the Instructor
Mary Eliza Hendricks graduated from Emory and Henry College, where she earned a B.A. degree in Theatre. She has directed several shows locally including Love Letters and A Stroll Down Holiday Lane, as well as assistant choreographed and assistant directed Bye Bye Birdie and choreographed Mamma Mia. She has also performed on stage in numerous productions including Puck in A Midsummer Nights Dream. Mary Eliza’s teaching experience includes theatre, acting, and dance for a variety of ages from preschools to adults.
Chuck Tuttle is the Director of Education and Outreach for the Chattanooga Theatre Centre. He holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in Children’s Theatre and Creative Drama from the University of Texas at Austin and has over 30 years of experience doing theatre with and for young people.
We're in need of a makeover for our 100th Anniversary, and we want your help to give our space new life for CTC's next act. When you support the Centennial CakeOver, you're not only celebrating 100 years of high-quality community theatre, you're giving that experience to future generations.