Acting & Theatre Classes

Spring Session: 2/7/22 - 5/7/22

 

 

All enrollments are processed online through Active Network.

 

DISCOUNTS:

  • NEW! EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT: Enroll before 12/22 to save 15% on your class fees: Use code: EARLY2022 at checkout.
  • MULTI-CLASS OR MULTI-CHILD DISCOUNT: enroll in more than one class and receive 10% off. (Two classes or two children must be enrolled in the same transaction.) Use code: MULTI2022 at checkout.

 

SCHOLARSHIPS are available for families with financial need. 

 

COVID SAFETY PROTOCOLS:

  • Masks, social distancing, and pre-entry health screening required. Learn more.
  • KCYA will continue to monitor the situation and make adjustments as necessary.
  • End of session sharings and showcases will be held if it is safe to do so.

 


 

 

Performing Arts Lab • Acting • Main Street Players •
Musical Theatre • Improv

 


 

Performing Arts Lab

(multi-disciplinary class: theatre, dance, music)

 

This class is the perfect fit for the student who loves it all or wants to give the world of performing a try. Provide your enthusiastic dancer, budding actor, or sensational musician with a sampling of artistic experiences. A professional teaching artist will work with your child to provide instruction in dance, drama and music. Your child will have the opportunity to explore his or her own talents and interests while becoming a well-rounded artist.

 

CLASS: Performing Arts Lab (Section 1) 

DAY: Wednesday

TIME: 5:30-6:20pm

AGES: 4-7

TEACHING ARTIST: Bethany Vermillion

FEE: $161

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CLASS: Performing Arts Lab (Section 2)

DAY: Saturday

TIME: 10:30-11:20pm

AGES: 4-7

TEACHING ARTIST: Bethany Vermillion

FEE: $161

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Acting

(Beginning, Intermediate, & Advanced)

 

Beginning: Imagination required! In this dynamic class, students will use theatre games and improvisational scene work to study the fundamentals of performance. Warm-ups, physical movement and character work will all be used to overcome inhibitions and awaken the inner actor. Students will learn the basics of rehearsing and performing simple scenes.
Intermediate and Advanced: Students will increase their knowledge of how to create theatrical characters. Voice and diction, physical movement, and improvisation will all be used to hone their acting skills. The process of creating theatre will also be examined through the eyes of the playwright, director and designers. 

 

CLASS:  Beginning Acting (section 1)

DAY:  Monday

TIME:  5:00-5:50 pm

AGE:  8-12

TEACHING ARTIST:  Nora Hennessy

FEE:  $198

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CLASS:  Beginning Acting (section 2)

DAY:  Monday

TIME:  6:00-6:50 pm

AGE:  8-12

TEACHING ARTIST:  Nora Hennessy

FEE:  $198

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CLASS:  Intermediate Acting

DAY:  Tuesday

TIME:  6:00-6:50pm

AGE:  9-13

TEACHING ARTIST: Austin Meyer

FEE:  $198

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CLASS: Advanced Acting 

DAY: Tuesday

TIME: 7:00-7:50pm

AGE:  10-18

TEACHING ARTIST: Austin Meyer

FEE: $198

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Main Street Players

 

This advanced acting class is for students who have already taken two or more acting (or performance) classes at KCYA and would like to further hone their craft. Class activities will include, theatrical skill building, audition workshops, script analysis, theatre history, and advanced scene work.  

 

CLASS: Main Street Players

DAY:  Thursday

TIME:  6:00-7:20pm

AGE:  11-18

TEACHING ARTIST: Austin Meyer

FEE:  $210

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Musical Theatre

(Beginning & Intermediate)

 

Become a triple threat! Students will sing, dance, and act their way into musical theatre. Students will focus on scenes and popular songs from Broadway Musicals. This creative and fun class teaches students how to combine the elements of musical theatre in an energetic and compelling manner. Suitable for: all levels

 

CLASS: Beginning Musical Theatre     

DAY: Thursday

TIME: 5:00-5:50pm

AGES: 8-10 

TEACHING ARTIST: Bethany Vermillion     

FEE: $198

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CLASS: Intermediate Musical Theatre     

DAY: Saturday

TIME: 11:30am-12:50pm

AGES: 11-18

TEACHING ARTIST: Bethany Vermillion     

FEE: $210

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Improv

(Beginning & Advanced)

 

Improvisational techniques, performance skills, and imagination are all it takes to create hilarious comedy sketches and improv scenes. No scripts or props needed! Students will work with a professional teaching artist to develop their own comedic style. Advanced Improv is for the student who has had acting or improv before and is ready for more challenging material. 

 

CLASS:  Beginning Improv

DAY:  Saturday

TIME:  10:00-10:50am

AGE:  8-12

TEACHING ARTIST: John Mulvey

FEE:  $198

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CLASS:  Beginning Improv (for older kids)

DAY:  Saturday

TIME:  12:00-12:50pm

AGE:  12-18

TEACHING ARTIST: John Mulvey

FEE:  $198

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CLASS:  Advanced Improv

DAY:  Saturday

TIME: 11:00-11:50am

AGE:  10-18

TEACHING ARTIST:  John Mulvey

FEE:  $198

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All enrollments are processed online through Active Camp and Class Manager. There is a small (4%) fee added to the class costs to cover part of the administration fees.