Theater and Musical Theater Classes take place in Studio A and cost $55 a month.
Creative Dramatics: (Ages 3-5)
Use imagination to explore new and exciting parts of the world. Learn theatre games and acting exercises, free your creative spirit, developing confidence in voice, movement, expression, and imagination.
Rising Actors: (Ages 6-8)
Harness the acting tools you already possess to express ideas, transform into characters, and tell stories. Gain skills in creative thinking and public speaking, building confidence in yourself and your craft. Practice character development and performance skills through ensemble exercises that activate your actor’s tools – body, voice, and imagination. It’s time to tell your own tale!
Foundations of Acting: (Ages 9-12)
Start down the actor’s path by learning the important basics of acting. Discovering character development and performance skills. Develop clear and expressive physicality and vocal technique. Through improvisation and short scenes, use those skills to take risks, make strong character choices, develop character relationships, and pursue objectives. Build confidence and self-presentation skills for all aspects of life!
Actor's Corner: (Ages 13 & up)
Diving deeper into character development and performance skills using methods. Develop clear and expressive physicality and vocal technique. Through improvisation, partner scenes and monologues, use those skills to take risks, make strong character choices, develop character relationships, and pursue objectives by applying vocabulary and technique to scripted material. Delve deep into next-level acting skills as you analyze text for objectives, stakes, obstacles, tactics, and playable actions.
Musical Theater: (Ages 6-10)
Mondays 6:30pm or Wednesdays 10am
Students explore music, dance and theater through this fun and vibrant class! Students will learn proper vocal technique, how to dance while singing, as well as character development. These students also perform in our summer dance recital! (Registration is closed for this class due to recital preparation).
Musical Theater: (Ages 11+)
Mondays 7:30pm or Fridays 2pm (NEW non-recital)
Students dig deeper into vocal training, dance skills and character development. These students will do occasional parent showcases within the classroom setting but the primary focus is preparing them for larger shows with our non-profit theater company and other local theater groups.
Musical Theater Performance Group: (Audition only for Ages 11+)
This 90 minute class helps students prepare for performance opportunities within the community on a monthly basis. They are also featured performers in our musical/dance recital. This class prepares students on how to audition, stage presence, vocal technique, character development, and choreography. (Registration is closed for this class due to recital preparation).
About Our Instructors
Erin was born and raised in North Carolina, now living in Spring Lake. She started acting at a young age and went on to get a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre from Anderson University in Anderson, SC. She developed all aspects of theatre skills such as acting, directing, props and stage management. She is vocally trained both classically and in musical theatre and has studied many accents and dialects such as Standard English, Cockney, Irish, Australian and Spanish. She has extensive training in a variety of theatre styles, from Shakespeare and Commedia Dell'Arte to Operettas and Modernism works. Some of her credits include: Titania in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Peep Bo in The Mikado & Nora in A Dolls House. She has taught children’s theatre summer camp classes as well as advanced acting classes to college students. She can’t wait to work with people of all ages in this community to learn the art of theatre!
Becca Vourvoulas is new to North Carolina and is thrilled to become a part of this theatre community. Local audiences may already have seen her in productions of Peter and the Starcatcher and Annie, both at Cape Fear Regional Theatre. She holds a Bachelor's of Fine Arts from Penn State's Musical Theatre program and has performed all over the US and abroad. As a theatre and dance educator, Becca works with students of all levels and choreographs for both educational and professional theatre.
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1486 Hwy 24/87, Cameron, NC 28326