FALL 2023 AFTER SCHOOL THEATRE CLASSES, 8-week session on Monday Afternoons from October 2nd to November 20th.
For any questions, please email Dr. Susan Speidel at ChathamPlayersEducation@gmail.com
- CREATIVE DRAMA AND THEATER GAMES– 3:30 TO 4:30 PM (ages 5 to 10) - This fun-filled class uses dramatic play to help students build confidence and self-esteem while also gaining verbal skills and learning to collaborate. They will take part in a variety of creative activities including dramatic play, pantomime, theatre games, improvisation, and simple scenes while also learning more about themselves and the world around them. ($120)
- IMPROVISATION - 4:30 TO 5:30 PM (ages 11 to 17) - A lively and interactive class that encourages students to become imaginative and adventurous, while also developing valuable theater and interpersonal skills. Students explore basic improv techniques and stories and scenes are created from spontaneous suggestions. No experience is necessary – just a desire to be creative and have fun! ($120)
- MONOLOGUES AND SCENES – 5:30 to 6:30 PM (ages 11 to 17) - This class is perfect for teens looking to explore acting for the first time, or more experienced performers looking to expand their technique. Each session starts with a warm-up, designed to improve focus, concentration, and communication skills. Short monologues and scenes are also rehearsed and performed to enhance script analysis and explore characterization and storytelling. No previous experience is needed - each student will progress at their own pace. ($120)