Taught by David Lee Rock, these 90 minute weekly courses teach students short form improv comedy in a fun, friendly and safe environment. Designed for 3rd graders and up, these workshops give a foundation in improvisational theatre. Improv I introduces basic techniques for maintaining focus and mental agility. Improv II expands on techniques to include characterization and maintaining storyline. Each workshop culminates in a live performance. Upon completion of Improv III, students, fully prepared, compete with the Improv Performance Team. Learning Improv helps to improve self-esteem, confidence under pressure, collaboration, problem solving, IMAGINATION and much more.Act Now!
Final Performance Oct. 27 at 5pm (call 4pm)
We hold this class at TBA
Students must take classes in sequential order.
$150 per child per workshop2
Total Workshop Time - 10.5hrs
Performance Time (incl. call) - 2hrs
Family and friends are invited to participate in the Final Performance for $10.00 per admission.
Taught by Guinevere PH Dethlefson, this fun and stimulating class is sure to build confidence and support cognitive development all the while teaching theatre fundamentals. With weekly themes, props & costumes and favorite stories come to life, this class is the perfect introduction to the theatre.Reserve today
One hour each week.
We hold class at The Empty Space.
No auditions take place in this class.
Hours of Instruction - 6hrs
Performance Time (incl. call) - 30min
Family and friends are invited to attend the final performance for a flat admission price of $5.
$125 per child2
Tonicism's repertory theatre program for children ages 5 - 18 is perfect for experienced young performers wanting to improve their craft or those just starting out onstage. Or if the limelight makes them wither join the workshop as a student stage manager or student technician in our Theatre Tech program. Make lifelong friends, improve acting skills and expand student’s creative horizon while producing full length productions of musicals and plays. We meet and perform at The Empty Theatre on their intimate three quarter thrust stage. Through the use of exercises in pantomime, improvisation, voice/diction work, scene work, character analysis, and dance/movement students gain a solid foundation of theatre fundamentals. Auditions techniques and theatre etiquette will also be taught. Workshops meets M-F, July 8 - August 2 at The Empty Space Theatre. Performances August 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, and 11.Act Now!
Does your child love the theatre but prefer to work behind the scenes? Join our workshops on a technical theatre track! Student stage managers and student technicians needed for both productions. Just sign up for either workshop and add technical theatre to the notes.
Tonicism's AM Session meets 8am - 12pm - Sherwood Forest is in danger of being destroyed and it's up to Robin and his band of dimwitted Merry Men to save the day. When the Sheriff challenges them to a contest to determine the forest's rightful owner, their skills are put to the test. Unfortunately, archery is only the first round. Robin and his men will also have to win a talent show and a beauty pageant. Will this be the end of Sherwood? Find out this summer!
Class meets Mondays through Fridays from 8am-12pm
We hold this class at The Empty Space1
All students will audition for all roles.
$400 per child
Hours of Instruction - 80hrs
Performance Time (incl. call) - 20hrs
Family and friends are invited to attend final performances at The Empty Space. Admission price is $15 for adults and $5 for children under 18. Each enrolled student will receive one (1) complimentary adult admission. Complimentary admission must be purchased with another admission for the same performance.
*Ask about our 15% sibling discount and scholarships.2
Please make a deposit to hold your student's spot!