Sudbury Theatre Centre has announced its 2022-23 season of educational programming.
Registration is now open for the fall term of drama and musical theatre classes, which begins Saturday, Sept. 10.
The nine-week term will culminate in a recital for invited family members showcasing the participants’ talents.
Academy classes are led by skilled instructors with extensive teaching backgrounds. Students are exposed to a wide range of games, exercises and experiences that are tailored to any skill level.
These educational programs contribute to each student’s emotional, intellectual and social development. Participation also helps to develop their self-confidence, problem-solving skills, and fosters creative and critical thinking.
Playtime Theatre - Age 6 and 7
Playtime Theatre lays the groundwork for budding performers in a playful exploration of creativity and fun. This class encourages cooperation and creativity through theatre games, movement and vocal work. Participants use theatre exercises to learn about basic storytelling, stagecraft, and physical and vocal expression.
Discovery Drama - Age 8 to 10
This class is designed to offer students an opportunity to awaken talent within themselves and gain confidence as they learn the basics of performance.
Musical Theatre Discovery - Age 8 to 10
Students explore basic vocal techniques, rhythm and movement in a fun, energetic and inclusive environment. Each lesson covers different aspects of Musical Theatre as students learn to sing and move while expanding their musical vocabulary.
Musical Theatre Development - Age 11+
An opportunity for teens to refine their vocal technique while exploring different aspects of Musical Theatre. Participants will expand their musical vocabularies while combining singing with movement and harmonies. The full performance experience!
Development Drama - Age 11+
This class offers students who have mastered some of the basics the opportunity to develop their performance skills through both theatre exercises and scripted scenes.
Classes will be held in spaces that allow for appropriate physical distancing. The wearing of masks is encouraged, but not mandatory. Hand sanitizer will be available throughout the building and in the washrooms.
Registration discounts apply when booking more than one class or registering multiple children in the same family. For more information, including registration forms, visit sudburytheatre.com/youth. You may also email the Box Office at email@example.com, or phone the box office at 705-674-8381.