Spring Class Schedule 2020

Spring classes meet once or twice a week for six weeks. 

These classes will begin registering on March 1st, 2020

Preschool: Magic Shoes

Fridays

May 8th – June 12th

11 am – Noon

$75

Dates and times updated as of 3/16/2020

The shoes make the outfit, or should we say the character?  Whether they are pirate boots, ice skates or seven league boots that take you on far away journeys, our magic shoes will lead us into a great day of fun and imagination.  In this class designed just for 3 – 5 year olds, your young actor will create a character, learn a line and act out a new story. Along the way, through a variety of creative and dramatic games, students will learn theatre etiquette, develop their imagination, improve their self- confidence, and provide social interaction within an organized class setting.

K - 2nd: Born To Be Wild

Dates and times updated as of 3/16/2020

Mon- Fri

(A one week class that meets daily.)

May 4th – May 8th

4:15 – 5:45 pm:

$100

Breaking news!  The jungle animals are electing a new King of The Jungle!  Which animal will tell a story that results in them winning the election?  In this class, each student will create a unique personality for a jungle animal character to help tell this story. This play will be performed on the last day of class. Each day of class, students will also have the chance to play fun theatre games and work on their acting skills.

3rd - 5th: This Town Ain't Big Enough

Dates and times updated as of 3/16/2020

Mon- Fri

(A two week class that meets daily.)

May 11th – May 21st

4 – 6 pm

$150

When one old West Town gets tired of all of the outlaw trouble, they put an ad out for some help. When all of the West’s biggest heroes show up, the town gets a little crowded! This class starts with the experience of auditioning and continues with the creation of a character, memorization of lines, an a full performance with costumes and makeup.  All students will receive a major role in this show that is performed for the public on May 20th and 21st at 7 pm.  

6th - 12th: The Real Sherlock Holmes

Dates and times updated as of 3/16/2020

Mon- Fri

(A two week class that meets daily.)

June 1st – June 11th

Mon- Fri: 3:15 – 5:15 pm

(Volunteer time available Weds 2:15 – 3:15)

$150

Sherlock Holmes- that mysterious figure who battles crime on the streets of London.  No mystery remains unsolved with Sherlock on the case.  But, what if the mystery is Sherlock himself?  Who is the real Sherlock Holmes? Find out in this original mystery based on the original stories. The class starts with the experience of auditioning and continues with the creation of a character, memorization of lines and a full performance with costumes and makeup.  All students will receive a major role in this show that is performed for the public on June 12th and 13th at 7 pm.

 

Spring Teachers

Preschool

Abbi has a degree in Theatre Education for WWU and has been teaching for the Class ACT program for three years.  She recently directed “Annie” for Theatre Arts Guild in Mount Vernon and will be directing “Disney’s High School Musical” for ACT in 2020.

K - 2nd

 
Rebecca Pursley is a retired elementary teacher. She has been teaching Class ACT Kindergarten – 2nd grade classes for the last three years. She is also an active volunteer at Island View Elementary School in Anacortes.

6th - 12th grade

Mike Jenkins has been teaching classes for Class ACT for more than 7 years.  He is a well known face in our Class ACT in The Schools program, and taught the 6th – 8th grade “Robin Hood” class in Spring 2019.

Mike directed “Young Frankenstein” for ACT’s main stage, and has acted in numerous production including  “The Drowsy Chaperone” and “Anything Goes”.