Technical theatre and design classes
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Intro to Technical Theatre (Grades 8-12)
Students are introduced to the vast array of lighting instruments available today and the role each type of fixture plays in entertainment lighting. Atmospheric effects, fixture accessories and expendables (gels and patterns) will also be explored in how they can augment the use of the lighting element. Dimming, control and safety protocols for hang and focus will also be reviewed. Students must bring an eight-inch Adjustable (Crescent) Wrench to class.
Sound Design I (Teens and Adults)
The course is a beginner’s introduction to audio, intended for the novice who wishes to learn basic audio terminology, functionality of component, design, set up and operation of a basic sound system. iPad required for this class.
Stage Makeup I (Grades 8-12)
Makeup intended for use in the theater is vastly different from makeup that you might wear out and about or even for a special occasion. Students will learn real world makeup techniques that they can use for the rest of their lives. Stage and special effects makeup will be explored. Create professional stage makeup for a variety of characters and roles while gaining knowledge of makeup materials, tools and techniques. Students are responsible for providing personal makeup and tools including a Ben Nye Crème Personal Kit in the appropriate skin tone.
Stage Makeup II (Grades 8-12)
Stage Management (Grades 8-12)
Learn the ins and outs of the stage manager and just how important their role is behind the scenes. Students will learn how to properly record blocking, run rehearsals and tech, assemble a prompt binder, review safety skills and create paperwork and report templates. Tips for proper show “calling” will also be taught. Laptop or tablet required for this class.
Schedule: One 90 min. class/week
Instructor: Kim Heymann
Times: Wednesdays 6:30 PM – 8 PM
Dates: September 12 – November 28 (10 Weeks)
Fashion for Theatre: An Introduction to Sewing (Ages 7-10, Ages 8-16)
Fashion for Theatre: Sewing 101 (Ages 7-10, Ages 8-16)
Sewing Fashion Couture: Large Form (Ages 12-16)