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Register CHILDREN'S THEATRE CHILDREN’S THEATRE - GLORIA BILLINGSLEY Wednesday 6:00 pm-7:30 pm Age: 8-14 $58/9 monthly payments Calling all performers!! This exciting program is the perfect class for students who love to perform but may not be ready for the CSA Theatre compANY training program. In this class, students will begin to explore foundational techniques and theories of theatre in all areas of creating a theatrical production including blocking, music, dance, costumes, and props. Students will perform a production of Alice In Wonderland at the James Dean Memorial Theatre at the end of the year. Year Long Wed 6:00pm-7:30pm All 8 - 14 15 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 58.00
Register CSA THEATRE COMPANY CSA THEATRE COMPANY (Performance Track/Production Track/Multi-Track) - RACHEL CORRAL, NIKKI SMITHSON, SHELLY INSKEEP, EMMA REAGAN Tuesday 6:00 pm-9:30 pm, Thursday 5:30 pm-6:15 pm, Friday 5:00 pm-9:30 pm, and Saturday 10:00 am-3:00 pm Age: 8-18 $98/9 monthly payments The CSA Theatre compANY is a theatre training program that includes 12-15 hours of weekly rehearsals that result in the production of several theatrical productions throughout the season. Productions vary each season. In addition to rehearsals and performances, performance track students are required to study acting, music, and dance instruction in weekly courses. In addition to rehearsals and performances, production and multi-track students are required to study theatre production, stagecraft lab, and a theatre production or design elective. CSA Theatre compANY members receive 20% discount on all classes. By audition only. This class will perform in the iPerform Show in June. Year Long Tue 6:00pm-9:30pm All 8 - 18 12 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 98.00
Register PRIVATE ACTING LESSONS PRIVATE ACTING LESSONS - EMMA REAGAN, GLORIA BILLINGSLEY, RACHEL CORRAL By appointment Age: 8+ $18 per 30-minute lesson If you want to begin or improve your acting skills, this is for you. Work one on one with a trained and seasoned CSA theatre faculty member, and see your skills improve! Perfect for those looking to prepare for auditions, projects, or students that prefer one on one study. Lessons will be scheduled according to faculty and space availability.   - All 8 & up 18 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 18.00
Register A SEUSSIFIED THEATRE CAMP A SEUSSIFIED THEATRE CAMP - Nikki Smithson, Emma Reagan, Gloria Billingsley July 22nd-25th 3:00pm-5:00pm Ages 9-14 $60/ one time payment “Oh the things you can think when you think about Seuss!” Discover the wonderful, wacky world of Dr. Seuss through visual art, music, theatre, and dance. Join CSA as we use Dr. Seuss’ materials as a learning tool for acting, dance, visual arts, and music. With a rotation of teachers and a variety of art forms; this camp is perfect for any kid no matter their skill set or interest. This weeklong camp will conclude with a showcase performance and art display of the students’ work. Join us on this joyful adventure through the world of Dr. Seuss! Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 3:00pm-5:00pm All 9 - 14 1 07/22/2024 07/25/2024 Summer Session 60.00
  ACTING TECHNIQUES ACTING TECHNIQUES - NIKKI SMITHSON, EMMA REAGAN, RACHEL CORRAL Thursday 4:30 pm-5:30 pm Age: 9-14 $50/9 monthly payments In this class, students engage in acting exercises and scene work to increase their focus and active listening, use physical actions to demonstrate character choice and define acting objectives within texts. They also continue to develop vocal range and articulation. Students will rotate between instructors as they explore different acting techniques. By placement only. This class is technique-based and will not result in a performance. This is a required course for the CSA Theatre compANY. By placement only. Year Long Thu 4:30pm-5:30pm All 9 - 14 7 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 50.00
Register BARBIE CAMP BARBIE CAMP - MIA ORR & STELLA INSKEEP July 22nd-25th 1:00pm-2:30pm Ages:9-12 $60/one time payment Get ready for a totally fun summer camp that is EVERYTHING Barbie & Ken. This camp will consist of activities that combine creative play of Barbie into the world of technical theatre. Learn about scenic and props design through the creation of cardboard Barbie houses and accessories, fashion and costume design through the creation of custom Barbie fashions, and practice hair and makeup design with Barbie inspired looks! Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 1:00pm-2:30pm All 9 - 12 3 07/22/2024 07/25/2024 Summer Session 60.00
Register ACTING SCENE WORK ACTING SCENE WORK - EMMA REAGAN, NIKKI SMITHSON Tuesday 4:30pm-5:30pm Age: 10-14 $50/9 monthly payments In this class, students participate in theatrical exercises and improvisational activities to enhance the flexibility and control of their bodies, voices and imaginations. This class will explore two and three person scenes from popular plays. This is both a great introductory class for those new to acting and supplemental study for those with experience. This class will perform in the iPerform Show in June. Year Long Tue 4:30pm-5:30pm All 10 - 14 13 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 50.00
Register HOW TO MAKE A STOP MOTION FILM HOW TO MAKE A STOP MOTION FILM - OSCAR CORRAL Tuesday 5:30 pm-6:30 pm Age 10+ $75/one-time fee Join us for a fun and creative 6-week class where you'll learn to make your own stop-motion animation videos! This course will guide you through the basics of storytelling, character creation, and animation techniques, culminating in your very own short film. This class will be showcased in the iCreate Gallery in June. 6-week class (August 19th - September 26) Tue 5:30pm-6:30pm All 11 & up 6 08/19/2024 09/26/2024 2024-2025 75.00
Register INTRODUCTION TO SEWING INTRODUCTION TO SEWING - NIKKI SMITHSON Monday 6:30 pm-7:30 pm Ages 12-Adult $50/9 monthly payments This sewing course is for anyone, young and old, who have a passion for sewing, and would like to learn a new skill or develop a new hobby. This sewing course is specifically structured to teach the basics as well as more advanced sewing skills. You will learn basic hand sewing techniques, how to understand your sewing machine, learning different sewing techniques, understanding basic sewing patterns and learning basic cutting skills. Students will learn skills to make simple alterations, create clothing items, and develop skills necessary for costume design. This is a prerequisite for Theatrical Costuming, Makeup, and Hair Design. This class will be showcased in the iCreate Gallery in June. Year Long Mon 6:30pm-7:30pm All 12 & up 6 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 50.00
Register INTRODUCTION TO THEATRE PRODUCTION INTRODUCTION TO THEATRE PRODUCTION - RACHEL CORRAL, EMMA REAGAN Wednesday 6:00pm-7:00pm Ages 12-Adult $50/9 monthly payments Theatre Production gives students the opportunity to learn practical production skills. Students will learn basic skills and safety with hand and power tools, set construction, painting techniques, theatrical light rigging, run crew and dresser skills and much more! This is a required class for all compANY Production Track students. This class will be showcased in the iCreate Gallery in June. Year Long Wed 6:00pm-7:00pm All 12 & up 13 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 50.00
  THEATRICAL STAGECRAFT LAB THEATRICAL STAGECRAFT LAB - RACHEL CORRAL, EMMA REAGAN, NIKKI SMITHSON, GLORIA BILLINGSLEY Wednesday 4:30 pm-6:00 pm Ages 12+ This class will build on skills learned in theatre production and other advanced level theatrical production courses, including all previous areas of study, as well as Light Programming, Flight Rigging, Sound Production, Scenic Design, Props Design, and more! With an emphasis on practical application of skills through project-based learning, students will grow in confidence, and share leadership responsibilities while completely student-producing the CSA Children’s Theatre annual production. Students will meet weekly to plan and execute projects. This is a required class for all compANY Production Track and Multi-Track students. Students must be enrolled as Multi-track or Production Track in the CSA Theatre compANY. Year Long Wed 4:30pm-6:00pm All 12 & up 10 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 0.00
Register FILM ACTING AND PRODUCTION FILM ACTING AND PRODUCTION - STEVE GIBSON Wednesday 8:00pm-9:30pm Age: 13+ $58/9 monthly payments Lights, camera, action! Did you know that on-camera acting is different than on-stage? Or that an extension cord is called a “stinger”, and a clothespin is actually a “C-47” on a film set? Students in this year-long class will learn skills in on-camera acting technique AND the production side of film, all while gaining practical experience through several projects including a short film project that will premiere at the iPerform Show in June. This class will be showcased in the iPerform Show in June. Year Long Wed 8:00pm-9:30pm All 13 & up 11 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 58.00
Register INTRODUCTION TO SEWING 2 INTRODUCTION TO SEWING 2 - NIKKI SMITHSON Monday 5:30 pm-6:30 pm Ages 13 - Adult $50/9 monthly payments This class will be a continuation on the skills learned in Introduction to Sewing 1. This sewing course is specifically structured to teach more advanced sewing skills. You will learn basic hand sewing techniques, how to understand your sewing machine, learning different sewing techniques, understanding basic sewing patterns and learning basic cutting skills. Students will learn skills to make simple alterations, create clothing items, and develop skills necessary for costume design. This class will be showcased in the iCreate Gallery in June. Year Long Mon 5:30pm-6:30pm All 13 & up 8 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 50.00
Register STAGE MANAGEMENT STAGE MANAGEMENT - RACHEL CORRAL Monday 4:30 pm-5:30 pm Ages 13-Adult $50/9 monthly payments This advanced course will focus on the skills of stage management. Students will explore how to support a production while facilitating the work of directors, designers, artists, creators, and performers as stage managers. In addition to teaching the specific technical skills necessary for each part of the production process, this course will address the intellectual and managerial skills that make stage management an art. Prerequisite minimum of one year of Introduction to Theatre Production. Required course of compANY Production Track. This class will be showcased in the iCreate Gallery in June. Year Long Mon 4:30pm-5:30pm All 13 - 18 8 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 50.00
Register VIDEO EDITING AND FILM POST-PRODUCTION VIDEO EDITING AND FILM POST-PRODUCTION- STEVE GIBSON Wednesday 7:00pm-8:00pm Age: 13+ $50/9 monthly payments In this class, students will learn to use industry standard software and editing techniques that are essential to visual story-telling. Students will learn the basics of motion graphics and visual effects, and use these skills on a cross-curricular film project with Film Acting and Production and Sound Design classes. This class will be showcased in the iPerform and iCreate Shows in June. Year Long Wed 7:00pm-8:00pm All 13 & up 5 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 50.00
Register AUDIO PRODUCTION AUDIO PRODUCTION - OSCAR CORRAL Tuesday 4:30 pm-5:30 pm Age 14+ $50/9 monthly payments In our sound design class, students dive into the world of audio production and sound design, learning to craft sounds that bring movies, podcasts, video games, and theater to life. They'll get hands-on experience with Hollywood-level sound design techniques, turning their creative ideas into immersive auditory experiences. This class isn't just about learning technical skills; it's about unleashing imagination and discovering how sound can tell stories and evoke emotions. Imagine your child creating projects, launching them on a path into their future career. This class will be showcased in the iCreate Gallery in June. Year Long Tue 4:30pm-5:30pm All 14 & up 7 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 50.00
Register TECHNICAL THEATRE AND DESIGN TECHNICAL THEATRE AND DESIGN - EMMA REAGAN, RACHEL CORRAL Wednesday 6:00-7:00 pm Ages 14-Adult $50/9 monthly payments This advanced course will explore the fundamentals of scenic design, including theory of design, drafting, rendering, modeling, and practical application. Students will also learn lighting design, the basics of electricity, drafting, and the practical application of programming light cues. Students will also learn the basics in sound design for theatre including the processes by which sound is created, manipulated and implemented for theatrical productions, understanding basic equipment used for sound, and an understanding of using Qlab software. Prerequisite minimum of one year of Introduction to Theatre Production. This class will be showcased in the iCreate Gallery in June. Year Long Wed 6:00pm-7:00pm All 14 - 18 4 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 50.00
Register THEATRICAL COSTUMING, MAKEUP, AND HAIR DESIGN THEATRICAL COSTUMING, MAKEUP, AND HAIR DESIGN - NIKKI SMITHSON, EMMA REAGAN Tuesday 4:30 pm-5:30 pm Ages 14-Adult $50/9 monthly payments This advanced course will explore theatrical costuming, make-up, and hair design techniques. The class will focus on pattern reading and altering, advanced machine and hand sewing techniques, and show design work and application. This course will also include instruction in makeup techniques, wig work, period and contemporary hairstyling, and makeup artistry. Prerequisite minimum of one year of Introduction to Sewing. This class will be showcased in the iCreate Gallery in June. Year Long Tue 4:30pm-5:30pm All 14 & up 7 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 50.00
Register ACTING SCENE WORK ACTING SCENE WORK - EMMA REAGAN Monday 6:30pm-7:30pm Age: 15+ $50/9 monthly payments In this class, students participate in theatrical exercises and improvisational activities to enhance the flexibility and control of their bodies, voices and imaginations. This class will explore two and three person scenes from popular plays. This is both a great introductory class for those new to acting and supplemental study for those with experience. This class will perform in the iPerform Show in June. Year Long Mon 6:30pm-7:30pm All 15 & up 12 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 50.00
  ACTING TECHNIQUES ACTING TECHNIQUES - NIKKI SMITHSON, EMMA REAGAN Thursday 6:30 pm-7:30 pm Age: 15-18 $50/9 monthly payments In this class, students engage in acting exercises and scene work to increase their focus and active listening, use physical actions to demonstrate character choice and define acting objectives within texts. They also continue to develop vocal range and articulation. Students will rotate between instructors as they explore different acting techniques. By placement only. This class is technique-based and will not result in a performance. This is a required course for the CSA Theatre compANY. By placement only. Year Long Thu 6:30pm-7:30pm All 15 - 18 5 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 50.00
Register DIRECTING DIRECTING - GLORIA BILLINGSLEY Tuesday 4:30 pm-5:30 pm Ages 15-Adult $50/9 monthly payments This class is designed to introduce theatre students to the fundamentals of directing. Students will learn script analysis and interpretation as a director, visual composition, rehearsal techniques, tools to direct actors, leadership and communication skills. Students will create paperwork, examine case studies, and apply their knowledge in presentations and directing peers in Scene Study. Year Long Tue 4:30pm-5:30pm All 15 & up 14 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 50.00
Register FACEPLACE FACEPLACE - RACHEL CORRAL, RYAN DROWN Monday 3:00 pm-4:00 pm Ages 18+ $50/9 monthly payments FacePlace is an inclusive Acting/Music class for differently-abled and neurodivergent adults. Students will engage with each other and grow their social skills/behaviors as a group through acting games, songs, and musical activities. An emphasis on emotional awareness/recognition of ourselves and others will be given, as well as basic stage acting techniques. This class may have a performance opportunity at the end of each semester, either at the James Dean Memorial Theatre, or the F. Ritchie Walton PAC. Year Long Mon 3:00pm-4:00pm All 18 & up 15 08/19/2024 05/30/2025 2024-2025 50.00