Wizarding World + Movement & Comedy
August 3 - August 7, 2020
9:00am - 4:00pm
Hybrid Experience: In-person and online! AM Create-a-Play will meet in-person each day from 9:00am-12:00pm with all safety precautions in place. PM Skills Classes will meet online in our Virtual Studio each day from 2:30pm-4:00pm.
Create-a-Play (9:00am-12:00pm at SteppingStone Theatre):
You’ve read the books, you’ve seen the movies, now create your very own Hogwarts Play! Create and perform an original play based on the class theme: Wizarding World! Work collaboratively with your peers to develop the story, setting, characters, dialogue, and staging. Throughout the creative class process, engage in games and activities to hone your fundamental theatre skills. Perform your play on the final day of class.
This class is perfect if you’re into: Harry Potter Books, Harry Potter Movies, Harry Potter Costumes, Harry Potter Games, Wands, Cloaks, Magic, Witches, Wizards, Feeling deeply connected to your House Identity, Talking Hats, or having super-awesome friends who love adventures as much as you do!
> A Class Sharing will be held on the final day of class. For the safety of all, we will record this Sharing and distribute a video link so that all family & friend can enjoy!
Build Your Skills (2:30pm-4:00pm online in our Virtual Studio):
Movement: Learn how to move in new & creative ways. A variety of movement techniques, styles, and devised choreography are introduced through warm-ups, exercises, explorations, combinations, and games.
Comedy: Explore physical comedy, pantomime, improv, commedia, and clowning. Using a series of warm-ups, games, and exercises, examine how physicality & vocal choices can enhance character motivations & intentions.
> There will be no final performance for these workshops.
For the Caregivers: Did you know theatre learning extends well beyond the stage? In our classrooms, your Young Artist is exercising their abilities in early literacy, story structure & sequencing, communication, creative thinking, critical problem-solving, cooperation, active listening, self-advocacy, teamwork, decision-making, compromise, public speaking, generosity, empathy, and community building. Theatre is powerful!
Registration for this event is closed.
SteppingStone Theatre55 Victoria Street North
Saint Paul, MN 55104
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