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Tuesday, December 27, 2011
Musical Theatre Club & Youth Drama Workshops
Happy New Year,
Kingsport Theatre is pleased to offer two youth workshops. Keep kids active, learning and participating in the dramatic arts. In addition to drama classes the free musical theatre club is open to all ages. 'Blueprint' will hold it's first meeting in January and meet regularly going forward. Register online or contact our office, Sharon
Kingsport Theatre to offer youth drama workshops and a free musical theatre club for all ages to kick off 2012.
Love to sing? Enjoy musical theatre - show tunes - Love Broadway... Have a passion for live theatre? This group will begin meeting regularly in February 2012 with an initial meeting on January 5 at 7PM at the Renaissance Center Theatre. Serina Marshall & Scott Elliott will be guiding and directing your voices while bringing out the best in all of you as you make new friends and learn music. Open to all abilities and ages, no auditions, FREE to join. Under age 13 please bring an adult partner.
Youth & Teen Workshops - Theatre is a Dream - Come explore some of our favorite theatre "-isms" including Surrealism, Symbolism, Expressionism and more... Practice with some "Super-realistic" material and finish by creating and performing in your own non-traditional, experimental theatrical pieces! Student's choice to perform on stage. Classes are appropriate for ages 7 - 12 & 13 - 18.
Teen Class 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Youth Class 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Performance January 20 at 7PM
Workshop instructor is Christy Vance. Cost for workshop is $40.
Classes held at Kingsport Renaissance Center, 1200 East Center Street, Kingsport.
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