The Shakespeare Theatre Academy




For more information on Fall classes, please call 973-845-6742.

See the Star Ledger feature article on The Shakespeare Theatre Academy.













  NEW!! CREATIVE DRAMATICS (grades 1-2)
Acting fundamentals are the focus of this fun and fast-paced series. Through a variety of theater games and scene work, students will focus on ensemble building and performance techniques, including voice and movement while using a variety of texts including an introduction to Shakespeare.
 
Mondays, 3:45 – 4:45 p.m. (6 Sessions)

FALL: September 29 – November 3, 2014 NEW DATES
9/29, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3

SPRING: March 9 – April 13, 2015
3/9, 3/16, 3/23, 3/30, 4/6, 4/13

Fee: $210 ($190 for children of subscribers)

Classes will be held in the F.M. Kirby Shakespeare Theatre Rehearsal Hall; 36 Madison Avenue, Madison, NJ
   











  NEW!! CREATIVE DRAMATICS (grades 3-4)
A fun and engaging introduction to acting for young people. Through a variety of workshops and theatre games, students learn to harness their imagination, work in collaborative teams, and create characters, all while gaining confidence in self-expression and public speaking.

Mondays, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. (6 Sessions)

FALL: September 29 – November 3, 2014 NEW DATES
9/29, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3

SPRING
: March 9 – April 13, 2015
3/9, 3/16, 3/23, 3/30, 4/6, 4/13

Fee: $210 ($190 for children of subscribers and past students)

Classes will be held in the F.M. Kirby Shakespeare Theatre Rehearsal Hall; 36 Madison Avenue, Madison, NJ.
   















  YOUNG ACTORS WORKSHOP (grades 5-7)
Encouraging creativity, teaching teamwork, utilizing and self-expression are the driving forces of this highenergy, exciting series. Whether you have a budding theatre star or a youngter just looking to try something new, the Young Actors Workshop is an ideal way to spend an afternoon. Each week, students dive into theatre games and exercises designed to unleash their own power of expression and invention. From voice and movement work to exploring the power of language, these classes are designed to empower young people as only theatre can.

Tuesdays, 3:45 – 5:00 p.m. (6 Sessions)

FALL: September 30 – November 4, 2014 NEW DATES
9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4

SPRING
: March 10 – April 14, 2015
3/10, 3/17, 3/24, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14

Fee: $300 ($280 for children of subscribers and past students)

Classes will be held in the Theatre’s Behind-the-Scenes Headquarters: 3 Vreeland Road, Florham Park.
   













  NEW!!TEEN ACTORS WORKSHOP (grades 8-12)
Acting fundamentals are the focus of this fun and fast-paced series. Through a variety of theater games, seminars, exercises, and scene work, students will discover the power of language and self-expression, while learning ensemble work and performance techniques. Topics include voice and speech, movement for the actor, and character creation — all while using a variety of classic texts including Shakespeare.

Wednesdays, 5:45 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. (6 Sessions)

FALL: October 1 – November 5, 2014 NEW DATES
9/24. 10/1, 10/8, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29

SPRING: March 11 – April 15, 2015
3/11, 3/18, 3/25, 4/1, 4/8, 4/15

Fee: $300 ($280 for subscribers and past students)

Classes will be held in the Theatre’s Support Facility: 3 Vreeland Road, Florham Park.
     










  MONOLGOUE COACHING/COLLEGE AUDITIONS (grades 8-12)
Students spend time with the instructor in private, one-on-one sessions, learning to select, prepare and execute classical and contemporary monologues for their upcoming college/professional auditions.  The class includes some Audition/Monologue basics (attire, headshots, resumes, interviews, etc...) and is designed to help the student develop a system for how to approach new material, how to keep old material sharp, and how toobjectively and constructively critique and gauge his/her own work.

5 one-hour sessions

Flexible times and rates, with discounts for multiple sessions.

Call 973-845-6746 for more information.
     



Dates subject to change.