Theater Classes

NEW THEATER CLASSES STARTING OCTOBER 5, 2020

The Cultural Park Theater Educational Department offers a full range of classes for students interested in pursuits in acting, musical theater, theatrical design, and technical theater. Additionally, our faculty provide a disciplined, practical, and supportive environment for the cultivation of theatrical skills. At our theater, students of all ages may pursue training tailored to their level of interest and expertise.

Cultural Park has provided some of the best theater classes the region for over 30 years. We know a class experience should be much more than just filling time and having fun. We stress education in the performing arts for each class and each level of each of our classes whether you are here for the first time or returning to continue to develop your skills.

We hope that you take a moment to browse the courses that we offer. Please feel free to call if you have any questions. Registration is open and classes begin October 5, 2020 

Register soon as we have limited class sizes to insure social distanced classes due to the Covid 19 pandemic!

Make this fall an exciting time of creative exploration, spending time with best friends, or making new friends.


BROADWAY BABIES – Ages 4 to 7

This class is cancelled until the winter session


MUSICAL THEATRE CLASS – Ages 7 to 16

This class is cancelled until the winter session


ADULT ACTING CLASSES

You’ve been asking for a great acting class; here it is!  These interactive classes are designed to challenge your current acting abilities helping to further develop and enhance your skills through training, practice, and learning to take direction effectively. Exercises will include warm-ups, drama games, vocalization, monologues, and improvisation! Together we will explore:

  • Theatrical Terminology (In the theater, it’s actually good to cheat!)
  • Stage Movement & Using Your Body to Communicate
  • Sensory Awareness – Making the Invisible Visible
  • Emotional Memory – Allowing the audience an intimate glimpse of your soul
  • Various Acting Techniques – What works best for you?

Come and explore your talent, build your confidence, and develop your acting ability!

Class meets on Mondays from 6:00 to 7:00 for eight weeks Starting October 5, 2020 –  $75.00 per student.


Advanced Adult Acting

This class is designed for student actors with some prior class or stage experience who wish to further explore the craft of acting through the use of monologues and scenes from contemporary and classic writers. Building on the principles introduced in our Adult Acting Class, emphasis is on character development and preparing for production. The goal of the class is that everyone achieves a deeper insight into their own unique knowledge of the acting experience.

Starting October 7, 2020 – from 5:30 till 7:30 and continue every Wednesday for 10 weeks. Tuition $85.


BROADWAY SONG AND DANCE CLASSES

This class will consist of beginner basic dance steps and terminology.  The class will begin with a 20 minute warm up, 20 minutes of jazz movements, ballet positions, across the floor moves and 20 minutes of basic tap steps.  This is to enhance the students’ dance ability during stage performances.  The class will conclude with a dance routine taught throughout the 10 weeks.

This class is intended for individuals age 10 through young adult.  Dress required is jazz shoes of any kind and comfortable clothes.

Pricing: $75.00 for 1-hour class Starting October 8, 2020 and running every Thursday for 10 weeks.


TECHNICAL THEATER CLASS

Pricing: $75.00 Starting October 6, 2020 and running every Tuesday for 10 weeks.