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Our youth theater education program consists of 2 semesters during the school year and a summer camp.
During the regular semesters, our program is divided into 5 age groups. The Performance Based Classes end the semester with two performances on the FTC stage. The classes levels available are:
Li’l Voices: Preschool ages 6 months to Pre K. This is an an early childhood music development class. The children will be learning correct pitch, coordination, rhythm, and vocabulary through song and dance. They can discover new things about their voices, bodies and imaginations. Class meets Wednesdays / 6months-2yrs at 9:00am-9:30am / 2-3yrs at 9:45am-10:15am / 4-5yrs at 10:30am-11:00am
Bitty ‘Burgers: Classes in theater focusing on interpreting plots and expressing different characters and emotions. Children will learn theater basics such as the areas of the stage and how to move on them. The kids can gain confidence and develop a sense of leadership and teamwork. Class meets Monday / Kindergarten – 4:00pm-4:30pm / 1st & 2nd Grade – 4:45pm-5:15pm
PERFORMANCE BASED CLASSES
Imagineers: Our acting troupe for grades 3 – 5. The instruction is geared toward children and designed to help them discover their stage voice, confidence in front of others, and self-assurance they will use while growing up. The main focus of this group will be learning the vast amount of available human emotion, and using their entire body to convey each emotion to their audience. Class meets Tuesdays from 4:15pm – 5:15pm
Dramatic Addicts: Our acting troupe for grades 6 – 8. The instruction targets the pre-teen age and educates the idea of of a community on stage. Through the responsibility of a production, the students will learn how to rely on and trust others by achieving personal and social acceptance. This group will spotlight on one objective throughout a scene that will enable them to portray their emotions convincingly. Class meets Wednesdays from 4:15pm – 5:15pm
Teen Troupe: Our acting troupe for grades 9 – 12. The instruction is engineered to build self-esteem and provide the knowledge needed for theater in high school and upon entry to college. The focal point of this class will be learning the actors motivation and accurately conveying that to the audience by use of action verbs through scene analysis.
Class meets Wednesdays from 5:30pm – 6:30pm