Important Enrollment Information

We are having website difficulties and are unable to process enrollment online at the moment. We apologize! To save your spot in a class, please email our Program Specialist, Michelle Scribner at scribner@yahoo.com. List your child’s name and age and the dates and classes you want. Be assured, we will enroll you when you show up on the first day of class. Please come a little early to complete registration and payment before class  – we will take your information and payment at that time (checks, credit cards, and school purchase orders).

 

Our Fall program information is exciting, fully available to you, and listed below. Something new – we will be offering half semester (8 weeks) and full semester (16 weeks) classes! The 8 week classes are $160 but anyone who signs up for successive 8 week classes (the whole semester) will get both classes for $250.

 

We have an annual FAMILY registration of $50. This is good for the year (August 2017 – July 2018) for all family members.

 

PLAY THEORY in Performance – ages 7-10                        Cost $160

Thursday  4:00-5:15,   Aug 24 – Oct 12 w/performance for families on Fri. Oct 13 & Sat. Oct 14 (about 30 min)

Description:  Great introduction to an on-stage experience!  Learn musical numbers to perform plus PLAY THEORY & basic theater skills

 

This class fulfills the Play Theory prerequisite for participation in performances.

 

 

  

PLAY THEORY in Performance – A Scene from Scrooge or Mickey’s Christmas Carol  ages 7-10   Cost $160

Thursday  4:00-5:15,   Oct 17 – Dec 12  w/performance for families on Sat. Dec.16 (about 30 min)

Description:  Let’s learn a scene or two from one of the greatest Christmas stories of all time. It’s  a wonderful  introduction to being on stage, learning lines and music.  The best part is incorporating our Play Theory values in the learning process before sharing it all with friends and family.

 

This class fulfills the Play Theory prerequisite for participation in performances.

 

 

PLAY THEORY in Performance  ages 11-14                              Cost $160

Tuesdays  4:00-5:15, Aug 22 – Oct 10 w/performance for families on Friday Oct 13 & Sat Oct. 14 (about 30 min)

Description:  Be a part of a mini production with singing, dancing and performing on stage all while learning PLAY THEORY & basic theater skills.

 

This class fulfills the Play Theory prerequisite for participation in performances.

 

PLAY THEORY in Performance – A Scene from Scrooge ages 11-14                Cost $160

Thursdays  5:15 – 6:30, Oct 17 – Dec 12  w/performance for families on Sat.Dec.16 (about 30 min)

Description:  What could be better than enjoying the Christmas season by learning some scenes from one of the greatest Christmas stories of all time.  Learn what it means to BE PRESENT and LOOK OUTWARD while practicing being on stage.  Get comfortable with learning lines and music.  And at the end, put on a small performance for friends and family.

 

This class fulfills the Play Theory prerequisite for participation in performances.

 

PLAY THEORY Foundations of Theater  ages 7-10                   COST $160

Tuesdays  4:00-5:15,  Aug 22  – Oct 10

Description: PLAY THEORY is a positive paradigm, or mindset,consisting of four principles, learned through PLAY. It cultivates trust,

generosity and enthusiasm, leading to the creative collaboration that is life, on stage or off.  It is never too early to come play with us!

 

This class fulfills the Play Theory prerequisite.

 

 

PLAY THEORY Foundations of Theater  ages 7-10    COST $160

Tuesdays  4:00-5:15,  Oct 17 – Dec 12

Description: PLAY THEORY is a positive paradigm, or mindset, consisting of four principles, learned through PLAY. It cultivates trust,

generosity and enthusiasm, leading to the creative collaboration that is life, on stage or off.  It is never too early to come play with us!

 

This class fulfills the Play Theory prerequisite.

 

 

PLAY THEORY Foundations of Theater ages 11-14        COST $160

Thursday  4:00-5:15,   Aug 24 – Oct 12          Description: An understanding of PT’s four foundational principles creates confidence in self, unity in groups, and generous intentions

toward others. It is a positive paradigm, or mindset, consisting of four principles, learned through role playing, engaging games and thoughtful application of self. Come learn that happiness is a skill, not a circumstance.

 

This class fulfills the Play Theory prerequisite for participation in performances.

 

PLAY THEORY Foundations of Theater ages 11-14          COST $160

Thursday  4:00-5:15,   Oct 19 – Dec 14

Description: An understanding of PT’s four foundational principles creates confidence in self, unity in groups, and generous intentions toward others. It is a positive paradigm, or mindset, consisting of four principles, learned through role playing, engaging games and thoughtful application of self.  Come learn that happiness is a skill, not a circumstance.

 

This class fulfills the Play Theory prerequisite for participation in performances.

 

 

PLAY THEORY Foundations of Theater ages 14-18        COST $160

Thursday  5:30-6:45,   Aug 24 – Oct 12 Description: Learn principles that build capability, effective communication skills, leadership attributes and facilitate creative collaboration. Individuals that view the world through this paradigm gain confidence, recognize the potential in self and others and understand that happiness is a skill not a circumstance.

 

This class fulfills the Play Theory prerequisite for participation in performances.

 

 

PLAY THEORY Foundations of Theater  ages 14-18        COST $160

Thursday  5:30-6:45,   Oct 19 – Dec 14

Description: Learn principles that build capability, effective communication skills, leadership attributes and facilitate creative collaboration. Individuals that view the world through this paradigm gain confidence, recognize the potential in self and others and understand that happiness is a skill not a circumstance.

 

This class fulfills the Play Theory prerequisite for participation in performances

 

Play Theory in Auditioning   ages 11-14                         COST $160

Thursdays  5:30-6:15,  Aug 24Oct 12

Description: Fully prepare yourself for any audition.  This class will have you put together a song and a monologue that fits with your personality and strengths so that you are ready for any upcoming audition – all the while learning PLAY THEORY techniques about looking outside yourself in this arena of where all the attention is right on you.  Last day of class you will be given the opportunity to audition to a panel of directors and receive valuable personalized feedback.

 

 

Play Theory in Auditioning   

ages 14-18                   COST $160

Tuesdays  4:00 – 5:15,  Oct 17 – Dec 12

Description: Fully prepare yourself for any audition.  This class will have you put together a song and a monologue that fits with your personality and strengths so that you are ready for any upcoming audition – all the while learning PLAY THEORY techniques about looking outside yourself in this arena of where all the attention is right on you.  Last day of class you will be given the opportunity to audition to a panel of directors and receive valuable personalized feedback.

 

 

Foundations of Improv   ages 11-14                                COST $250

Tuesdays  5:30-6:45,  Aug 22Dec 12

Description: Semester length course where participants are introduced to Improv and work on building greater technique through the application of Play Theory. This course can be repeated as many times as desired; skill builds as experience accumulates.

Prerequisite for OTS or Advanced Improv sessions

 

 

Advanced Improv Sessions  ages 14-18                             COST $160

Tuesdays  5:30-6:45  Aug 22 – Oct 10     Introduction to Long Form

Description: This is an advanced improv class that focuses on a particular improv skill for the 8 week session. Enrollment requires approval from a PLAY THEORY coach. All participants must be well versed in TNT’s PLAY THEORY and should have taken a beginning improv class such as Foundations of Improv. The class culminates with an Improv show for families. Some participants may be featured in On the Spot Comedy shows as an Up and Coming Player.

A beginning improv class and PLAY THEORY coach approval is prerequisite for participation.

 

Advanced Improv Sessions  ages 14-18                        COST $160

Tuesdays  5:30-6:45  Oct 17 – Dec 12       Musical Improv

Description: This is an advanced improv class that focuses on a particular improv skill for the session. Enrollment requires approval from a PLAY THEORY coach. All participants must be well versed in TNT’s PLAY THEORY and should have taken a beginning improv class such as Foundations of Improv. The class culminates with an Improv show for families. Some participants may be featured in On the Spot Comedy shows as an Up and Coming Player.

A beginning improv class and PLAY THEORY coach approval is prerequisite for participation.

 

On the Spot Improv Team ages 14-18 *                    COST $300

Thursdays  3:45-6:00 and some Saturdays before shows.

Description: *Placement on the team is by audition only. There are monthly public shows and intermittent additional performances.

 

Fall Show: Shakespeare 101, or Passing the Bard  ages 14-18       COST $350

Thursdays 6:00-9:00,  Aug 31   Ticketed performances Jan 18, 19, 20

Description: Learn musical numbers to perform plus PLAY THEORY & basic theater skills.  Principal parts are by audition. ENSEMBLE meets separate from the Principals, 7:00 – 9:00,    COST $250

Participation has a Play Theory prerequisite.

Critical information for those who want to participate in our Fall Production of Passing the Bard: Shakespeare 101: An orientation meeting on Thursday, August 31st at 7 pm is for participants and their parents. Parents must attend for participants to be considered for a speaking role. If a parent can’t be there because of extenuating circumstances, you’ll need to clear it ahead of time.  Auditions will be September 7th from 6-9 pm, with call backs on Sept. 8th. Previous or concurrent enrollment in a Play Theory or Improv class is required for all participants.