This ongoing club focuses on all aspects of the art of acting. From auditioning skills to character development to vocal projection to script reading to timing (and on and on). Through exercises, activities and practice (using monolog and scene work plus pantomime and more). Participants will develop an audition “toolkit”. Ongoing participants will work on projects to be presented in quarterly showcases.
AGE RANGE(S): 7 through 18 with division into separate groups based upon age/experience and according to number of participants
MIN DESIRED PARTICIPANTS: 10
MAX PARTICIPANTS: 25
INSTRUCTOR(S): Chuck Balgenorth and Susannah Vera
NUMBER OF WEEKS: Ongoing through year with showcases approximately every 3 months
HOURS PER WEEK: 1.5
DAY SCHEDULED: Friday
TIME SCHEDULED: 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
OPPORTUNITY COST: $60 per month (with 3 month minimum commitment desired)
LOCATION: Youtheatre Players at Westfield Palm Desert Mall
There will be a nominal charge per seat for attendance at the Showcase Performances. Family and friends are encouraged to attend and participants are expected to pre-sell a minimum of 3 tickets to the performance.
PARTICIPATION FEE: Our fee structure for this program is $60.00 per month (with a minimum initial commitment of 3 months (a nominal surcharge is added to pay by credit card through PayPal or Square)). All partial payment arrangements must be WITH PRIOR FORMAL ARRANGEMENT ONLY. A month is considered an average of four sessions; some months may be more, some may be less. Absences will not warrant a reduction in fee.
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