Workshops

Auditioning for Musical Theatre for Grades 2-3

This workshop is full. Please email us at admin@artsalivebarrington.org if you would like to be placed on the wait list.

This experience is perfect for building confidence in an audition setting. Focused on preparing your 2nd or 3rd grader for their musical theater audition, instructors will identify each participant’s current vocal range. Students will learn how to select appropriate songs and work on projection, pronunciation, and stage presence. Led by piano and vocal instructor Michelle Lavin, this will be an intensive class with the goal of helping students recognize, develop, and focus on their strengths.

Date:   Wednesday, 9/12/18
Time:  9am-12pm
Cost:   $60
Location: Michelle Lavin Music, 286 Maple Avenue, Barrington

Play in a Day Workshop Series for Grades 1-5

When school’s out, but we’re in! Students in grades 1-5 are invited to join us for one or more of our Play in a Day workshops! During each one-day workshop, students will take excerpts from musicals and rehearse scenes, learn music, add costume elements, and then perform their creation at the end of the session. A different theme will be explored during each session. Perfect for keeping the kids busy while school is out!

Dates:
Monday, 10/8/18 (Columbus Day)
Tuesday, 11/6/18 (Election Day)
Monday, 11/12/18 (Veterans Day)
Monday, 12/10/18 (Professional Developmen Day – BPS)
Time:            10am-2pm
Location:      TBA
Cost:              $65/session

Auditioning for Musical Theatre for Grades 6-8

This is an intensive workshop helping students recognize, develop and focus on their strengths. Led by piano and vocal instructor, Michelle Lavin, this advanced workshop will focus on preparing 6th-8th graders for their musical theater audition. Identifying and exploring your current vocal range, selecting appropriate audition material, vocal projection while speaking including pronunciation, stage presence and overall confidence will be covered in this workshop.

Date:   Tuesday, 11/6/18
Time:  1-4pm
Cost:   $65
Location: Michelle Lavin Music, 286 Maple Avenue, Barrington

Super-Intensive, Fun and Educational

Offered throughout the year as well as non-school days, including school in-service and conference days, holidays, and school vacations.

Our theatre workshops provide opportunities for students in elementary and secondary school to work on specific areas of Performing Arts, including stage acting, dance for musical theatre, and playwriting.

Build Your Own Workshop

Do you have an idea for a workshop and a group of friends who would like to take part? Let us know!

Play in a Day

Dance for Musical Theatre

Stage Acting