Session: Spring 2018
Area:  Tucson
Location:  Tanque Verde Lutheran Church
Time:  06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Day:  Thursday
Starts:  03/01
Ages:  8-18
Tuition:  $175.00
Open Spots:  18

Class Description

Teacher:  Star Jones

Learn the basics of drama and acting through classic fairytales in this exciting and energizing course! From theatre history to improv, this class is designed to give you a basic foundation of the world of drama. 
Skills to be covered include:
  • Basic theatre terminology
  • Stage direction and blocking
  • Exploring theatre history and applying it in contemporary dram
  • Script analysis and its role in performance
  • Memorization
  • Character development
  • Introduce concept of stage business and how to integrate into a performance
  • How costumes and makeup communicate information about character
Prerequisite: 1 CYT or outside show (church, school, or community theater) and/or NEW to CYT
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Star Jones

Star has been involved in Community Theater since the age of six. In addition to performing, she began writing skits and full length plays in High school. She studied both music and theater at Pima Community College, including 2 years of college choir. She worked as the Drama director for Victory Assembly of God for two years. During that time she wrote and directed a 3 minute sketch for the high school drama team to compete at a state wide competition for all of the Assemblies of God Churches. The Team won Judges Choice Award and went on to compete in a national competition in Washington DC. She also taught an adult acting class for the church members. She has been teaching for CYT for 12 years.

Location Notes:

Tanque Verde Lutheran Church is located on the north side of Tanque Verde Rd, west of Bear Canyon Rd.

Class Location:

8625 E Tanque Verde Rd, Tucson, AZ 85749