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Basic Acting I

Basic Acting I

4th - 8th Grades

In Basic Acting I, students will engage the voice, body, and imagination by participating in theatre exercises and games. Students will learn the fundamentals of stage acting: how to embody a character and build ensemble skills.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ413 09/13 - 12/06 WE 6:00PM - 7:00PM Towle, Leah $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AYZ021 01/08 - 05/07 MO 6:00PM - 7:00PM Towle, Leah $220.00 ($198.00) Enroll Now!
Basic Acting II

Basic Acting II

Intermediate, 4th - 8th

In Basic Acting II, students will engage the voice, body, and imagination by participating in intermediate level theatre exercises and games. Students will expand their knowledge of fundamental stage acting by learning to develop scene and monologue work.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ026 09/16 - 12/09 SA 10:30AM - 11:30AM Pintore, Amanda $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AYZ136 01/13 - 05/12 SA 10:30AM - 11:30AM Towle, Leah $220.00 ($198.00) Enroll Now!
Best Christmas Pageant Ever - Actors

Best Christmas Pageant Ever - Actors

Instructor Permission Required

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-PABEST 10/18 - 12/03 MO TU WE TH FR 6:00PM - 9:00PM Sullivan, Elizabeth $60.00 ($54.00) Enroll Now!
Best Christmas Pageant Ever - Choir

Best Christmas Pageant Ever - Choir

Instructor Permission Required

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-PACHOIR 12/01 - 12/31 MO 6:00PM - 9:00PM Sullivan, Elizabeth $25.00 ($22.50) Enroll Now!
Hands On! Storytelling and Puppetry

Hands On! Storytelling and Puppetry

1st - 5th Grades

Join us on a fantastic journey across the globe using puppetry. Students will create a puppet project each week inspired by folktales from around the world. Enrollment includes a $2 promo code.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYZ012 01/09 - 05/01 TU 4:00PM - 5:00PM Roberts, Lavinia $220.00 ($198.00) Enroll Now!
How to Make Your Audition Stronger:  Summer Youth Theatre

How to Make Your Audition Stronger: Summer Youth Theatre

Age 8+

This workshop prepares students who are planning to audition for Summer Youth Theatre to give their best possible audition. Students may come prepared with the audition they are planning to present or the instructor will supply audition material. We will walk through what students can expect at the audition, have them present their monologue and sing, and then give feedback on how to make that audition stronger.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AYZ216 03/31 - 03/31 SA 2:00PM - 5:00PM Barbee, Sadie $30.00 ($27.00) Enroll Now!
Improv for Kids

Improv for Kids

Kindergarten - 3rd Grade

Students will learn the basic rules of improvisation by participating in foundational theatrical exercises and games. Working together, students will explore the concept of "Yes,...and!" in a playful and fun environment.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYZ156 01/13 - 05/12 SA 12:30PM - 1:30PM Towle, Leah $220.00 ($198.00) Enroll Now!
Improv Your Way Through Anything

Improv Your Way Through Anything

Adults

Need more fun in your life? Want a space where being silly is approved? Come play classic theatre and comedy tv games that tease your brain and challenge your spontaneity. Expand your comfort zone in a class that is the opposite of serious.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AAZ014 01/11 - 05/03 TH 6:00PM - 7:00PM Towle, Leah $220.00 ($198.00) Enroll Now!
Intro to Improv for Kids

Intro to Improv for Kids

Kindergarten - 3rd Grades

Learn the basics of improvisation through theatrical exercises and games. Students will explore teh foundational improv concept of "Yes, and...!" in a playful environment. Class will be held in the Black Box Theatre.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ012 09/12 - 12/05 TU 5:30PM - 6:30PM Towle, Leah $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Introduction to Technical Theatre:  The Kansas Nutcracker

Introduction to Technical Theatre: The Kansas Nutcracker

5th - 12th Grades

Join us for an exciting hands-on expereince that will explore the fundamentals of technical theatre focusing on making the Nutcracker happen from behind the scenes. Students work with professional technician Samaria Fleig to build props, paint, learn sound, lights, stage management and run the performances as crew members and crew chiefs. Weekly Monday Classes: 11/6, 11/13, & 11/27. Tech week required rehearsals 12/3-12/7 & 12/14. Required performances 12/8-12/10 & 12/15-12/17. Classes will be held in the Scene Shop.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ321 11/06 - 12/04 MO 6:00PM - 8:00PM Fleig, Samaria $100.00 ($90.00) Enroll Now!
Introduction to Technical Theatre: The Wizard of Oz

Introduction to Technical Theatre: The Wizard of Oz

5th - 12th Grades

Join us for an exciting hands-on experience that will explore the fundamentals of technical theatre focusing on making The Wizard of Oz happen from behind the scenes. Students work with professional technician Samaria Fleig to build props, paint, learn sound, lights, stage management, and run the performances as crew members and crew chiefs. Weekly Monday Classes, 6-8:30PM: Jan 29, Feb 5, Feb 12, Feb 19 (4 wks) Tech Week: Feb 18-21, Performances: Feb. 22-25 & March 1-4

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYZ031 01/29 - 03/04 MO 6:00PM - 8:30PM Fleig, Samaria $100.00 ($90.00) Enroll Now!
Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance I

Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance I

4th - 6th Grade

Classes offer students training in singing, dancing, and acting, ending with a culminating performance. Dance focuses on Broadway moves and jazz technique. Become a triple-threat! Consider enrolling in a level/age appropriate ballet class. Class will be held at the Eagles Lodge.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYJMT16 09/16 - 12/09 SA 10:30AM - 11:30AM Ivy, Monika $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AYZ046 01/13 - 05/12 SA 10:30AM - 11:30AM Ivy, Monika $200.00 ($180.00) Enroll Now!
Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance II

Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance II

6th - 12th Grades

Classes offer students training in singing, dancing, and acting, ending with a culminating performance. Dance focuses on Broadway moves and jazz technique. Become a triple-threat! Consider enrolling in a level/age appropriate ballet class. Class will be held at the Eagles Lodge.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYJMT26 09/16 - 12/09 SA 11:30AM - 1:00PM Ivy, Monika $200.00 ($180.00) Enroll Now!
WI-AYZ056 01/13 - 05/12 SA 11:30AM - 1:00PM Ivy, Monika $220.00 ($198.00) Enroll Now!
Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance III

Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance III

6th - 12th Grades

Classes offer students training in singing, dancing, and acting, ending with a culminating performance. Dance focuses on Broadway moves and jazz technique. Become a triple-threat! Consider enrolling in a level/age appropriate ballet class. Class will be held at the Eagles Lodge.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYJMT36 09/16 - 12/09 SA 9:00AM - 10:30AM Ivy, Monika $200.00 ($180.00) Enroll Now!
WI-AYZ066 01/13 - 05/12 SA 9:00AM - 10:30AM Ivy, Monika $220.00 ($198.00) Enroll Now!
LAC Ukulele Orchestra

LAC Ukulele Orchestra

4th Grade & Up

Work as a group to create comic, vibrant ukulele performances in an orchestral setting. We'll sing and play pop, rock, and vintage favorites as well as write our own songs. You will need your own ukulele and feel somewhat comfortable with strumming and basic chords. Class will be held in the Preschool.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ713 09/13 - 12/06 WE 6:00PM - 7:00PM Bennett, Jennifer $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
WI-AYZ013 01/10 - 05/02 WE 6:00PM - 7:00PM Bennett, Jennifer $220.00 ($198.00) Enroll Now!
Musical Theatre Singing & Performance I

Musical Theatre Singing & Performance I

4th - 8th Grades

Singing & Performance classes are focused on Broadway vocal and performance techniques. Consider enrolling in "Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance" for a complete musical theatre experience. Class will be held at the Eagles Lodge.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ416 09/16 - 12/09 SA 9:30AM - 10:30AM Naughtin, Rachel $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Musical Theatre Singing & Performance I

Musical Theatre Singing & Performance I

4th - 8th Grades

This class is grounded in Broadway vocal and performance techniques. Learn what you need to become a triple-threat or just sing and perform for fun! Consider enrolling in “Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance” for a complete musical theatre experience.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYZ016 01/13 - 05/12 SA 9:30AM - 10:30AM Naughtin, Rachel $200.00 ($180.00) Enroll Now!
Musical Theatre Singing & Performance II

Musical Theatre Singing & Performance II

6th - 12th Grades

Singing & Performance classes are focused on Broadway vocal and performance techniques. Consider enrolling in "Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance" for a complete musical theatre experience. Class will be held at the Eagles Lodge.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ816 09/16 - 12/09 SA 10:30AM - 11:30AM Naughtin, Rachel $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Musical Theatre Singing & Performance II

Musical Theatre Singing & Performance II

8th - 12th Grades

This class is grounded in Broadway vocal and performance techniques. Learn what you need to become a triple-threat or just sing and perform for fun! Consider enrolling in “Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance” for a complete musical theatre experience.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYZ026 01/13 - 05/12 SA 10:30AM - 11:30AM Naughtin, Rachel $200.00 ($180.00) Enroll Now!
Musical Theatre Singing & Performance III

Musical Theatre Singing & Performance III

8th - 12th Grades

This class is grounded in Broadway vocal and performance techniques. Learn what you need to become a triple-threat or just sing and perform for fun! Consider enrolling in “Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance” for a complete musical theatre experience.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYZ036 01/13 - 05/12 SA 11:30AM - 12:30PM Naughtin, Rachel $200.00 ($180.00) Enroll Now!
Pirates in Training

Pirates in Training

1st - 5th Grades

Get out your pirate hats, swords, and boots! This class will cover the basics of being a pirate including simple stage combat, fancy pirate dance moves, and pirate vocabulary. That's everything you need to know to join the crew!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYZ146 01/13 - 05/12 SA 11:30AM - 12:30PM Towle, Leah $220.00 ($198.00) Enroll Now!
Play Lab (2-3 Years): Dot

Play Lab (2-3 Years): Dot

2 - 3 years

Join us for our new play lab series, a research-based space for very young children and their caregivers to create with artists. This session we will focus on dancing and painting to inspire the choreography for an original spring performance, Dot. Caregivers will join their children in improvised movement and painting with brushes and hands. All sessions will be recorded.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYZ126 02/10 - 02/24 SA 9:00AM - 10:00AM Pintore, Amanda $30.00 ($27.00) Enroll Now!
Play Lab (4-5 Years): Dot

Play Lab (4-5 Years): Dot

Ages 4 - 5

Join us for our new play lab series, a research-based space for very young children and their caregivers to create with artists. This session we will focus on dancing and painting to inspire the choreography for an original spring performance, Dot. Caregivers will join their children in improvised movement and painting with brushes and hands. All sessions will be recorded. No class on January 27.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYZ116 01/13 - 02/03 SA 9:00AM - 10:00AM Pintore, Amanda $30.00 ($27.00) Enroll Now!
PLAY12

PLAY12

8th - 12th Grades

PLAY12 is the Lawrence Arts Center's senior performance company for actors in 8th-12th grade. Members will work together to produce shows and events ranging from improv comedy nights to new play readings to original short plays. To be considered, please email a letter of interest to Elizabeth at elizabeth@lawrenceartscenter.org by September 1, 2017. Class will be held at the Eagles Lodge.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ813 09/13 - 12/06 WE 5:30PM - 7:30PM Sullivan, Elizabeth $90.00 ($81.00) Enroll Now!
WI-AYZ023 01/10 - 05/02 WE 5:30PM - 7:30PM Sullivan, Elizabeth $90.00 ($81.00) Enroll Now!
Shakespeare in Space

Shakespeare in Space

Ages 8 & Up

Using famous scenes from Shakespeare, experiment with acting in different types of theatres. Change your movements and habits to adapt to both unexpected and traditional theatrical settings.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYZ226 02/17 - 02/17 SA 2:00PM - 5:00PM Towle, Leah $30.00 ($27.00) Enroll Now!
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The Wizard of Oz Actors

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-PAWIZARD 12/31 - 01/15 MO TU WE TH FR 6:00PM - 10:00PM Pintore, Amanda $110.00 ($110.00) Enroll Now!
Theatre Exploration

Theatre Exploration

Kindergarten - 3rd Grade

Costumes, props, lighting, scenery, movement, voice, and acting! Students will be introduced to a wide range of theatre arts. In addition, students will take a sneak peek backstage to explore the costume and scene shops and talk to professional artists who create the Arts Center’s Mainstage productions.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
WI-AYZ011 01/08 - 05/07 MO 4:00PM - 5:00PM Roberts, Lavinia $220.00 ($198.00) Enroll Now!
Theatre Exploration I

Theatre Exploration I

Kindergarten - 3rd Grade

Costumes, props, lighting, scenery, movement, voice, and acting! Students will be introduced to a wide range of theatre arts, including the costume and scene shops behind the Arts Center's main stage productions. Class will be held in the Art Room.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ021 09/11 - 12/04 MO 4:00PM - 5:00PM Pintore, Amanda $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Theatre Exploration II: Make a Play!

Theatre Exploration II: Make a Play!

Kindergarten - 3rd Grade

Now that you know about many of the arts necessary in theatre, put them all together by producing your own play! Students will get a taste of theatre in action and strengthen their understanding of technical theatre and performance by developing their own production. Class will be held in the Black Box Theatre.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ0221 09/11 - 12/04 MO 5:30PM - 6:30PM Towle, Leah $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
Treasure Trunk Theatre

Treasure Trunk Theatre

Ages 4 - Kindergarten

Students will open a treasure trunk that sparks inspired interactive adventures. Students will use their voices, bodies, and imaginations in a new adventure every week. Class will be held in the Black Box Theatre.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AYZ016 04/14 - 05/05 SA 9:00AM - 10:00AM Pintore, Amanda $40.00 ($36.00) Enroll Now!