The Maple Shade Arts Council announces our first ever Junior Theater Workshop. If you are in kindergarten through third grade, come join us on Saturday mornings starting on February 4th and culminating with four performances of Annie Kids on Saturday, April 8th and Sunday, April 9th at 1PM and 3PM.
Director: AnnMarie Underwood Assistant Director: Lori A. Howard
Rehearsals: Saturdays from 10AM-12PM
Location: Maple Shade Municipal Building
Cost: $150 for the 10 week workshop
Performances: April 9 and April 10 at 1PM and 3PM
Over the course of 10 weeks, kids will learn basics about theater including theater terminology, how to memorize lines and songs, simple dance moves and blocking, and set decoration.
Research* shows that being involved in theater provides kids with many positives including:
- improved reading comprehension
- stronger verbal and non-verbal communication skills
- better attendance in school
- improved self-esteem and confidence .
(*American Alliance for Theater and Education – AATE).
To purchase the workshop for your child, please click “Buy Now” and you will be redirected to Paypal. Please make sure to complete the registration form below upon completion of purchase.
Deadline for registration is January 20th, 2017
To register and pay, please click on the “For Kids” tab and choose “Junior Theatre Workshop”