ABOUT THE WORKSHOP:
- Learn about performance fundamentals and techniques.
- Develop confidence for performance and everyday life.
- Sharpen communication skills.
- Experience team building and camaraderie.
- Explore creative potential and imagination.
- Participate in daily technique classes in Acting, Voice, and Dance.
- Hone a variety of skills including:
- Theatre games
- Scene work
- Character exploration
- and more!
- Have FUN!
DATES AND LOCATION:
July 2-27, 2018
Monday-Friday, 9:00 am-3:00 pm
(There will be no workshop on July 4)
Kennedy Middle School | 655 Lexington Street | Waltham, MA 02452
Please bring lunch, snacks, and beverages.
Monday-Friday, 3:00 pm-4:00 pm
STUDENT SHOWCASE PERFORMANCES:
Thursday, July 26 (7:00 pm)
Friday, July 27 (10:00 am)
8 to 18 years old
Students will be divided into groups by grade. Advanced Program students will be grouped by ability for afternoon sessions.
- Waltham Residents: $800
- Non-Waltham Residents: $900
- Advanced Program: $100 for 4 weeks by audition only
- Early Drop-Off (8:15 am): $50 per week
- LATE PICK-UP (4:00 pm): $80 for 4 weeks
Students must wear dance or gym attire in which you can move freely, including dance shoes or other rubber soled shoes/sneakers. No flip-flops or open-back shoes permitted. Black pants, jeans, and colored t-shirts will be worn for the showcase.
Auditions are only required for scholarships and Advanced Program. Please email us for more information.
COUNSELORS IN TRAINING:
CIT positions are available for individuals aged 16 or older by the start of camp, or rising high school juniors for the upcoming school year.
Workshops are typically held during the Winter, Spring, and Summer school vacations for students ages 8-18.
Reagle Music Theatre has a variety of programs designed to give children in the West Suburban region the opportunity to expand their horizons through the performing arts. We provide a positive, nurturing environment in which to develop a variety of skills including: Improvisation, Theatre Games, Role Playing, Stage Movement and Dance, Scene Work, Character Exploration, Auditioning Skills, Vocal Technique, Stage Combat, and Technical Stage Craft.
LENNI KMIEC (Summer Workshop Director) is a Boston-based AEA actress, singer, dancer, and teacher. She has been seen for the past four summers on the Reagle Mainstage. Lenni is a full-time teacher at the Corwin-Russell School and Director of Educational Programs at the Alexander Children's Theatre School, where she also teaches dance, directs, and choreographs. She has choreographed 15 shows at ACTS and received a 2011 EMACT/DASH Award nomination for her recreation of Bob Fosse's original choreography for the school's Chicago. Lenni has directed and choreographed at various summer camps and theatre programs, and teaches both dance and theatre workshops year-round for children ages 8-18. She has performed with North Shore Music Theatre, A.R.T/OBERON, Wheelock Family Theatre, the Daryl Roth Theatre, Lyric Stage Company, Commonwealth Shakespeare Company, Gloucester Stage Company, Seacoast Rep, Central Square Theatre, Underground Railway Theatre, and Hanover Theatre.
JACKIE THEOHARIS (Associate Summer Workshop Director/Encores Co-Teacher) Originally from Waltham, Jackie has taught at various theaters and studios around Massachusetts including the Wheelock Family Theatre, Greater Boston Stage Company, Waltham Recreation Department, the Paige Conservatory, and Watertown Children's Theatre. She graduated with a B.A. in Theater Arts and Education from Brandeis University and has since performed with the American Repertory Theater The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts, Wheelock Family Theater, New Repertory Theatre, Seacoast Rep, Lyric Stage Company, and of course, Reagle Music Theater. She currently lives in NYC and is pursuing her MFA in Acting at The New School for Drama.