Fall 2017 Course Offerings:
All of our classes are centered around the needs of the kids enrolled. Therefore, each class will begin with a sensory "warm-up" and include sensory breaks as needed, for each individual.
All weekly classes will take place at:
32 Main Street, Madison
There is street parking, as well as a lot behind the studio.
Improv for Social Skills
Improv for Social Skills classes will focus on teaching kids how to be better social thinkers. Exercises will be centered around expanding expressive and receptive language, reading emotions, reading social situations, looking out for social cues, handling conflict, being part of a team, and working towards common goals. Each class will incorporate sensory activities throughout to keep kids focused and on task. Each class will have 2 instructors trained in our improv program, along with 1 assistant. Class size will not exceed 10 children.
- Ages 9 - 11 - Saturdays, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
- Ages 12 - 14 - Saturdays, 10:30 - 11:30 am
- Ages 15 - 17 - Mondays, 4 - 5 pm
All Improv classes will run for 10 weeks, 1 hour per class.
A multidisciplinary class focusing on singing, dancing, and acting! This is a highly collaborative class, that will focus on team-building through improvisation, vocal performance, and dance technique. Kids will work together to find their voices and explore musical theatre alongside theatre professionals in a safe and fun environment! Each class will have one teacher and one assistant. Class will not exceed 10 children.
- Ages 9 - 12 - Wednesdays, 4 - 5 pm
Musical Theater will run for 10 weeks, 1 hour per class.
In this class, students will develop physical and social skills, build confidence, and ignite their imaginations through the creative exploration of movement. Each session will incorporate dance fundamentals, games, music, and props to teach students how to communicate images, ideas, and feelings with their bodies. Class will have one instructor and 1 assistant. Class size will not exceed 10 students.
- Age 9 - 12 - Saturdays, 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Creative Movement classes will run for 10 weeks, 1 hour per class.
Kids can Find their Voice in this class that allows a child to be heard, not necessarily seen. Working with professional voiceover teachers as well as actors, each child can find their own voice to help them express themself. Cartoon characters, puppets, whatever their muse, we can help find the voice to match. Each class will have 1 instructor and 1 assistant. Maximum 6 students.
- Age 9 - 17 - Saturday, September 23, 10 am - 1 pm
VOICEover classes will run as individual workshops.
The September 23 worskhop will take place at
The Madison Community House, 25 Cook Avenue, Madison.
Through improvisation, brainstorming, and creative prompts, students will have the opportunity to find their own inspiration as a writer. Working alongside experienced instructors, students will create their own literary works. Whether it be poetry, short stories, or creative non-fiction, young writers will explore the world around them and let their imaginations run wild on paper. Creative writing will allow kids to express themselves in a safe and structured learning environment, all while learning the tools to make their stories comprehensive, fluid, and imaginative. The goal is to have fun with writing while building literacy skills and confidence at the same time. Each class will have 1 instructor and 1 assistant.
Coming THIS Winter!
- Age 9-12
- Age 13-17
Stand up Comedy
Kids can try their hand at writing and performing their own comedy routines. Seasoned comedy veterans will be on hand to help teach the art of joke writing, and improvisation resulting in getting the act up on its feet. 1 instructor, & 1 assistant. 6-8 students.
- Ages 9 - 12, Saturday, November 11, 1-3 pm
- Ages 13 - 17, Saturday, November 11, 4-6 pm
Stand Up classes will run as individual workshops. TBD