TO REGISTER PLEASE NOTE: Step #1- Complete this online form to hold a spotStep #2- Mail a copy of this form with your registration check to Hershey Area Playhouse - PO Box 713- Hershey, PA 17033
K-3 gradesConnecting to Stories: Bringing them to Life$120.00 9:00-10:30 Saturdays Sep 16th – Nov 4th
Our youngest students will explore different stories about fantasy, historical fiction and friendship. They will dive into books without words as well as respond to the text of books. Act out stories, change some characters and create a new ending--it will all be a part of this 8-week class.
4-6 gradesConnecting to the Text: Sharing the Scene$120.00 10:30-12:00 Saturdays Sep 16th – Nov 4th
Students in grades 4-6 will learn about working together in a scene. They will choose published works, understand the characters and context and then learn to share the spotlight and help make each other better actors. Drama exercises involving partnership, cooperation and developing character will all be a part of this creative class.
7-12 gradesConcentrated Improv: Finding the Scene In Between$150.00 - 1:00 - 3:00 PM Saturdays Sep 16th – Nov 4th
This class will look at texts of different sorts, analyze them and create new scenes that are not there. We will answer the questions, What happened before this scene? and What happens after the ending of the scene? Students will also learn how to stay true to their character. Specific improv and drama exercises have been chosen to explore the possibilities of a scene.
Hershey Area Playhouse Theatre AcademyClasses for Adult ActorsMeets Monday evenings beginning Sep 25th - Oct 30th 9.20.16 – 10.25.16
Acting for AdultsAges 19-99 - Mondays 6:30- 8:00$90.00 September 25th - October 30thJoin actress, director and comedy improv pro Lisa Lutton Weitzman in a romp all things acting. If you’ve ever wanted to try acting, are fascinated by improv groups or just want to have some fun with friends, this repeatable class is for you. Share a laugh with your friends or maybe find a new hobby- come and join us Monday’s at the Playhouse.
Meet the teacher!Lisa Lutton Weitzman holds a Master's degree in drama from Villanova University and a BS in education from PSU. From its inception in 2001 to 2016, she taught theater at The Capital Area School for the Arts Charter and is a former adjunct professor at Harrisburg Area Community College. Lisa is one of the founding members of both Wow! Theatre in Education and the Coffee With Crones theater company and also TMI and No Artificial Sweeteners Improv troupes. She continues to study acting and has participated in summer intensives in New York City and Toronto, Canada.
PLEASE NOTE: Registration is a TWO STEP PROCESSStep #1- Complete this online form to hold a spotStep #2- Mail a copy of this form with your registration check to Hershey Area Playhouse - PO Box 713- Hershey, PA 17033