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Audition Masters

Audition Masters

6th - 12th Grade

Build essential acting skills while mastering the art of the audition. Learn techniques in polishing the perfect pieces to get the roles you want.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-AYZ021 07/31 - 08/04 MO TU WE TH FR 1:00PM - 4:00PM Towle, Leah $130.00 ($117.00) Enroll Now!
Basic Acting I

Basic Acting I

4th - 8th Grades

Students engage the voice, body, and imagination by participating in theatre exercises and games. Class will be held in the Black Box Theatre.

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!
Basic Acting II

Basic Acting II

4th - 8th Grades

Build on the skills you've learned using your voice, body, and imagination to join forces with other actors as a troupe of players. By playing games and working on scenes, continue developing your acting abilities with various informal performance opportunities. Class will be held in the Black Box Theatre.

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!
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How to Make Your Audition Stronger

Ages 8 & Up

Strengthen audition skills and learn how to prepare for your best audition. Students will recieve thoughtful, positive feedback on particular and individual skills they need to work on. We will practice those skills and discuss the casting process. This class is geared towards increasing confidence and preparation for your best audition! Class will be held in the Black Box Theatre.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ036 09/23 - 09/23 SA 1:00PM - 4:00PM Faculty, LAC $30.00 ($27.00) 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!
Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance I

Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance I

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-CDYJMT16 09/16 - 12/09 SA 10:30AM - 11:30AM Ivy, Monika $175.00 ($157.50) 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-CDYJMT26 09/16 - 12/09 SA 11:30AM - 1:00PM Ivy, Monika $200.00 ($180.00) Enroll Now!
Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance III

Jazz and Musical Theatre Dance III

4th - 6th 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-CDYJMT36 09/16 - 12/09 SA 9:00AM - 10:30AM Ivy, Monika $200.00 ($180.00) 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!
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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!
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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!
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!
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Stage Combat

4th Grade & Up

Learn basic fight choreography and practice the slights of hand that make pretend combat look real. Class will be held in the Black Box Theatre.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ046 11/11 - 11/11 SA 1:00PM - 4:00PM Faculty, LAC $30.00 ($27.00) Enroll Now!
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Stage Makeup Workshop

4th - 12th Grades

Create makeup designs using basic shadows and highlights. Add age lines and other special effects to get you ready to apply makeup for any production. Class will be held in the Black Box Theatre.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ066 10/07 - 10/07 SA 1:00PM - 4:00PM Harper, Jeannie $30.00 ($27.00) Enroll Now!
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Storybook Drama: Flotsam by David Wiesner

Preschool and Kindergarten

Storybook Drama is ideal for a child's first theatre class experience. We will act-out and explore David Wisner picture book, Floatsam, which will take us on a fantastic journey to understea cities and inventions. Class will be held in the Black Box Theatre.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ0026 11/04 - 11/04 SA 9:00AM - 10:00AM Pintore, Amanda $15.00 ($13.50) Enroll Now!
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Storybook Drama: Mudkin by Stephen Gammell

Preschool and Kindergarten

Storybook Drama is ideal for a child's first theatre class experience. We will act-out and explore Stephen Gammall's book, Mudkin where a girl playing pretend in the mud looks into a puddle, conjures up something fantastic and ends up a queen. Class will be held in the Black Box Theatre.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ096 10/21 - 10/21 SA 9:00AM - 10:00AM Pintore, Amanda $15.00 ($13.50) Enroll Now!
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Storybook Drama: Pinkalicious by Victoria & Elizabeth Kann

Preschool and Kindergarten

Storybook Drama is ideal for a child's first theatre class experience. We will act-out and explore all things pink in Victoria and Elizabeth's Kann's popular book, Pinkalicious. Class will be held in the Black Box Theatre.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ086 10/14 - 10/14 SA 9:00AM - 10:00AM Pintore, Amanda $15.00 ($13.50) Enroll Now!
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Storybook Drama: Three Gnasty Gnarlies by Keith Graves

Preschool and Kindergarten

Storybook Drama is ideal for a child's first theatre class experience. We will act-out and explore the idea that "Beauty is in the eye of the beholder" in Keith Graves book Three Gnasty Gnarlies. Class will be held in the Black Box Theatre.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ0016 10/28 - 10/28 SA 9:00AM - 10:00AM Pintore, Amanda $15.00 ($13.50) Enroll Now!
SYT Senior: 8th-12th grade Les Miserables

SYT Senior: 8th-12th grade Les Miserables

8th - 12th Grade

In the midst of the French Revolution, hear the people sing together to fight for ideals bigger than themselves. Full of powerful songs and epic deaths, Les Misérables tells of the bravery of people ready for a life about to start when tomorrow comes.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-LES 07/03 - 07/29 MO TU WE TH FR 4:00PM - 10:00PM Waldron, Andrew $300.00 ($270.00) Enroll Now!
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Technical Theatre and Scene Painting

6th - 12th Grade

Students will learn the basics of popular scenic finishes in this studio-style class, including wood grain, stone, nd marble. Come to this class prepared to get messy and have fun!

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-AYZ031 08/07 - 08/11 MO TU WE TH FR 1:00PM - 4:00PM Jost, Lexey $150.00 ($135.00) Enroll Now!
Technical Theatre: 5th-12th grade July

Technical Theatre: 5th-12th grade July

5th - 12th Grade

Guided by industry professionals, tech theatre students will learn the basics of "behind the scenes," specializing in the area that they are most interested in: lighting, painting, carpentry, sound, costume, property, and rigging.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SU-TECHJULY 07/03 - 07/29 MO TU WE TH FR 8:30AM - 1:00PM Fleig, Samaria $100.00 ($90.00) Class is Full
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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 4:30PM - 5:30PM Pintore, Amanda $175.00 ($157.50) Enroll Now!
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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

Preschool and 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)
FA-AYZ016 09/16 - 10/07 SA 9:00AM - 10:00AM Pintore, Amanda $60.00 ($54.00) Enroll Now!
Woodland Fairies

Woodland Fairies

Kindergarten - 3rd Grade

Students make their own fairy costumes, learn fairy plays, songs, and dances, and create fairy houses out of natural materials for our "little friends" outside. Class will be held in the Black Box Theatre.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
FA-AYZ056 09/16 - 10/07 SA 10:30AM - 11:30AM Bennett, Jennifer $30.00 ($63.00) Enroll Now!