表演艺术

Your Stage Awaits!

十大正规网堵平台注册, we want to cultivate the talents of our young artists by providing them a stage and a classroom to rehearse, 执行, 和玩耍. Our students have the opportunity to not only 执行 in plays, 音乐剧, 和音乐会, but to take specialized classes in acting, 音乐, 编剧才能, 控球后卫, 数字电影, 和更多的. Our program aims to grow our students’ love of 执行ing and help our students find their unique 的声音 by creating work that captivates our community 在这里 beside the shore

在十大正规网堵平台注册, our actors learn the basics of 执行ance technique by analyzing contemporary plays and creating their own original work as a group. We start with group improvisation to build trust and collaboration in our students and continue to expand on that knowledge, working on classical monologues & contemporary plays, adding in gesture, 的声音, 身体, character development, and script analysis. Whether it’s acting out scenes or working on a Shakespearean monologue, our classes are geared towards nurturing the young 执行er’s 的声音 and creativity.

Our student-actors also have the opportunity to expand on their 执行ance skills in more advanced classes in 控球后卫 and script writing as part of our theatre arts program.

十大正规网堵平台注册, we believe in the “well rounded student,” so our program is not only about 执行ing, but designing and building theatre as well. Our 编剧才能 course provides students with the foundational skills in technical theatre through applied learning experiences in set construction, 风景油画, 服装, props construction, 和更多的.

在课堂上, our students learn the fundamentals of design and stage production in the classroom, then put that knowledge to work on stage designing our Fall Production and Spring 音乐al. Students use light design to create the Northern Lights and underground hideouts and scenic design to construct run down street corners and beautiful Alaskan landscapes.

十大正规网堵平台注册, we believe that the arts are indispensable to a well-rounded liberal arts curriculum. 另外, the arts are imperative to the emotional, social, intellectual and physical development of students. Our young artists discover how to harness their talents and turn them into magnetic, captivating 执行ances. High school students have the opportunity to explore various types of 执行ing ensembles, 包括合唱团, 选择合唱团, 没有乐器伴奏的, and chamber ensemble. Middle school students shine in various 音乐al and variety 执行ances. All students have the option to enroll in private lessons on their instrument of choice. Our 执行ing arts program focuses on maximizing student strengths and providing a safe, challenging environment for skill development, personal fulfillment, and academic achievement.

“I’d like to end up sort of… unforgettable.——林戈·斯塔尔

Our students benefit from the wealth of specialized artists in the nearby area. They study piano, 的声音, violin, and guitar through private instruction. Other instruments and areas of private study can be arranged when needed. Vocal and instrumental lesson fees vary by instructor.

Choir students attend a concert 执行ed by VOCE, a professional choir based in Hartford, 康涅狄格. 音乐会, featuring the 音乐 of contemporary composer Paul Mealor, was 执行ed at The Cathedral of St. John the Divine on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. 点击 在这里 to learn more about other 艺术冒险.

Students 执行 at our Coffee House in recognition of World AIDS Day. 点击 在这里 to learn more about the event.

编剧才能 students learn to bring furniture and props into the world of the play, in addition to developing their knowledge of set construction and lighting execution.

Dance students rehearse their interpretation of the song “Glory” from the film 塞尔玛. The students presented their moving tribute in our winter trimester recital in February 2016 as part of Black 历史 Month.

Students 执行 吻我吧,凯特 on the stage of the Wm. Turner Shoemaker Theater. 点击 在这里 to learn more about our theatre program.