Sign-ups are still being accepted for the Theatricks 2012 Fall Drama Workshop, set to run Sept. 3-27. Space is limited and participants are encouraged to enroll as soon as possible.
These workshops are especially designed to introduce children to the theatre arts by helping them improvbe skills in concentration, observation, imagination, creativity and body movement. Classes are divided by age groups and will meet for an hour twice per week for four weeks.
Age 4 and kindergarten students will meet from 3:45 p.m. until 4:45 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays. First and second grade students will meet from 3:45 p.m. until 4:45 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Third and fourth graders will meet from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays. Fifth through eighth graders will meet from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Each class will end with a small production displaying techniques learned.
Tuition for the workshop is $70 per child if pre-registered before the first day of class or $80 is registered on the first day of class. Scholarships are available and made possible by the Elizabeth Halsell Russell Scholarship Fund.
Workshop and scholarship applications can be found at www.theatricks.org or by calling Webster Crocker, Theatricks director, at 903-893-8525.