Classes

 

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Announcing *New August Improv Intensive!

 

 

Learn the basics of improvisational acting through fun games and sketch comedy! You will begin to develop strong and full bodied characters while discovering ways to make an audience laugh. Through Improv you will also be learning and refining many skills: listening, collaboration, team building, support for others, and much more! Join us for a class that will not only help you become a better actor, but it will give you skills to take with you into your day to day lives.  

Dates: Monday – Friday, August 13-17
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm each day
Location: Immanuel Lutheran Church, 616 Lake Street, Evanston, IL  60201
Tuition: $100
Instructor: Chris Khoshaba

For questions, please email Cheryl at registration@thinicetheater.org.

 

 

Announcing Our Fall Classes!

 

Monday Musical Theater Master Class

 

Students will be coached on the art of singing solos as well as duets.   They will perform selections from various musicals addressing vocal technique, dramatic interpretation as well as increasing repertoire. Last class will include a showcase featuring work done over the course of this class.

Dates: Mondays, September 17 – November 19
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Location: Immanuel Lutheran Church, 616 Lake Street, Evanston, IL  60201
Tuition: $155
Instructor: Eileen Hand

For questions, please email Cheryl at registration@thinicetheater.org.


 

Introduction to Playwriting

 

 

In these sessions we’ll work on short scripts, developing them through the stages of brainstorming, drafting, editing, readings, and finally mini-productions.  Students will learn about dramatic structure and proper playwriting format.  Through in-class and at-home activities they will hone skills of observation, listening, creating different voices, and structuring a compelling story.  Taught by Jennifer Sampson.

Dates: Mondays, September 17 – October 22 (6 weeks)
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Location: Immanuel Lutheran Church, 616 Lake St., Evanston
Tuition: $155
Instructor: Jennifer Sampson

For questions, please email Cheryl at registration@thinicetheater.org.

 

 

Page to Stage Literature Series with Dr. Seuss

 

 

Join this fun hands-on class to bring a beloved Seuss book to life through acting, props, costume, set and scenery construction. The Seuss Page to Stage class provides opportunities for both monologues, and ensemble work as well as being a great precursor to our Shakespeare classes.

This class is for both older students (10) and younger (6). All kids who want get their acting game started or continue to refine their skills are encouraged to participate. A multi-age class offers many opportunities for collaboration and cooperation. The ending class will showcase your excellent work.

Dates: Wednesdays, September 12 – November 14 (10 weeks)
Time: 10:00 – 11:30 am
Location: Immanuel Lutheran Church, 616 Lake Street, Evanston, IL  60201
Tuition: $170
Instructors: Eileen Hand, Ruth Haas, Cheryl Yenter

For questions, please email Cheryl at registration@thinicetheater.org.


 

Acting to Improve Your Life: Monologues, Auditions, and Life Skills

 

 

Note: We Are * Now Taking Registrations * for This Class!

Through this interactive class students will gain valuable skills in performing strong and compelling monologues. Vocal skill work, acting games, and zany techniques prepare an actor for future auditions, job interviews, workplace interactions, and communication skills. Students will choose a series of monologues that both interest and challenge them. Showcase on last day of class.  Class taught by Tyler Skafgaard

Dates: Tuesdays, September 18 – October 23 (6 weeks)
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Location: Immanuel Lutheran Church, 616 Lake St., Evanston
Tuition: $155
Instructor: Tyler Skafgaard

For questions, please email Cheryl at registration@thinicetheater.org.

 

Friday Scene Study

 

 

Students will study acting techniques, characterization and vocal techniques, through scenes from great plays. Last class will feature showcase of scenes.

Dates: Fridays, September 21 – November 30 (Skip Novmember 23)
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Location: Immanuel Lutheran Church, 616 Lake Street, Evanston, IL  60201
Tuition: $155
Instructor: Eileen Hand

For questions, please email Cheryl at registration@thinicetheater.org.