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Children's Theater and Music Classes

SPRING 2013

Children's Theater Classes

Grease Paint/Musical Theater Workshop
The emphasis is on musical theater during this fun, song and dance class for kids. Stage presence, movement, voice and acting skills covered. ages 8-11. Performance for parents.
Capacity: 20
Instructor: Jeanne Vaughn

Course Time Days Dates Duration Room Fee
TH4-166-270 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. A 8/31/13 8 Weeks F127 $95

Improv for Teens
This eight-week course will serve as an introduction to the fun and challenging art form of improvisational theater for the young "improvisors". Learn to tap into your imagination, think on your feet, have fun in group games and skits that teach you to trust your instincts and "go with the flow" and finally learn to relax and gain confidence in public presentations. Each week students will be introduced to new activities and adventures in the quirky world of humor and fantasy that is just under the surface of mundane reality through the unique perspective of the improv. Age 12 and up.   
Instructor: Anthony Whitaker

Course Time Days Dates Duration Room Fee
TH4-250-270 9-11 a.m. A 8/31/13 8 Weeks F120 $100

Children's Music Classes

Class Violin for Children, Beginning
Students will learn basic fundamentals of violin playing and technique including knowledge of pitch, rhythm and reading music. Book required. Ages 7-15. 
Capacity: 12
Instructor: Peng Hu

Course Time Days Dates Duration Room Fee
MU4-112-200 6-7 p.m. W 8/21/13 12 Weeks F116 $100

Class Violin for Children, Beginning II
Continuation of Violin I. Student will learn more technical skills such as intonation, rhythm, tone quality and articulation, etc. Students will be required to play cooperatively as a group. Book Required. Ages 7-15.
Capacity: 12
Instructor: Peng Hu

Course Time Days Dates Duration Room Fee
MU4-212-200 7-8 p.m. W 8/21/13 12 Weeks F116 $95

Piano for Children, Beginning
Students will learn basic keyboard and music skills including knowledge of pitch, rhythm, and reading music. Book required. Students ages 7-10 register for MU4-115-201. Students ages 11-15 register for MU4-115-200.  No class on October 1.
Capacity: 10
Instructor: Victoria Lowczyk

Course Time Days Dates Duration Room Fee
MU4-115-201 5-6 p.m. T 8/20/13 15 Weeks F116 $95
MU4-115-200 6-7 p.m. T 8/20/13 15 Weeks F116 $95

Piano for Children, Beginning II
Continuation of group piano lessons for children. Students will build on skills learned in Beginning Piano I. Emphasis is on new piano skills and reading music. Book required. Prerequisite: MU4-115 or permission of instructor. More advanced students are encouraged to sign-up for private lessons (MU4-321). No class on October 1.
Capacity: 10
Instructor:  TBA

Course Time Days Dates Duration Room Fee
MU4-116-200 7-8 p.m. T 8/20/13 15 Weeks F116 $95