EDUCATION CLASSES  

The focus of Stages classes is on theatre education.  The purpose is to develop and expand performance skills in a supportive, nurturing environment.  

STAGES TECH: STAGE MANAGEMENT FOR STAGES

Monday, April 13

4:30PM - 6:00PM

Grades 6 - 12

$25

Registration due Monday, April 6

Interested in being a Stage Management Intern for an upcoming production at Stages? We strongly encourage you to participate in this 90-minute, hands-on class led by stage manager Jamie Mance. In this class, you will learn the ins and outs of stage management for a production at Stages from rehearsals through performance. (Note: This same course was previously offered in January 2020.)

STAGES TECH: INTRO TO LIGHT BOARD 

Monday, April 20

4:30PM - 6:00PM

Grades 6 - 12

$25

Registration due Monday, April 13

Interested in being a Lighting Intern for an upcoming production at Stages? We strongly encourage you to participate in this 90-minute, hands-on class led by lighting designer Sarah Zwart and technical director Tom Pembrook. In this class, you will learn the following necessary skills: how to create and edit light cues on the light board and how to add fun effects/color to your cues. (Note: This same course was previously offered in October 2019.)

STAGES TECH: INTRO TO MICROPHONES

Monday, April 27

4:30PM - 6:00PM

Grades 6 - 12

$25

Registration due Monday, April 20

Interested in being a Sound Intern for an upcoming production at Stages? We strongly encourage you to participate in this 90-minute, hands-on class led by sound designer Genevieve Wright and technical director Tom Pembrook. In this class, you will learn the following necessary skills: how to set up a working microphone and how to properly and professional install a body mic on an actor. (Note: This same course was previously offered in October 2019.)

 
 

Audition Workshop

April 15th, 6 - 8PM

$40

4th - 8th Grade

REGISTRATIONS DUE BY APRIL 8. ENROLL EARLY-LIMITED CLASS SIZE

Wondering what to expect at a Stages audition?  Let Greg Maddock and Kayla Osika be your audition guides!  They’ll take you step by step through the audition process, AND you’ll get to both practice an audition song and receive immediate feedback. You’ll make your very best impression at your next Stages audition!

Audition Workshop

May 27th, 6 - 8PM

$40

4th - 8th Grade

REGISTRATIONS DUE BY MAY 20. ENROLL EARLY-LIMITED CLASS SIZE

Wondering what to expect at a Stages audition?  Let Erin McKenna Arvizzigno and Kayleigh DeBrine be your audition guides!  They’ll take you step by step through the audition process, AND you’ll get to both practice an audition song and receive immediate feedback. You’ll make your very best impression at your next Stages audition!

Classes are filled on the basis of when the registration is received.  Enroll early – limited class size. 

CANCELLED SESSION: Stages reserves the right to cancel any class for any reason, in which case tuition for that class will be fully refunded.

 

WITHDRAWAL POLICY: The class fee is refundable, less a $25 administrative fee, up to one week prior to the start of class. Otherwise, the class fee is non-refundable except in the case of illness or emergency that prevents the child from starting class. (The $25 deposit is not refundable.)

 

LOCATION: All classes and performances take place at Stages, Auditorium Center, 3rd floor, 875 E. Main St, Rochester.

 

PARKING: If an event is taking place at the Auditorium Theatre, you may be charged to park. Tell the attendant you are with “Stages” to receive a discount.

 QUESTIONS: Please contact us at Education@MJTStages.com or call 585-935-7173