Our 2019-20 Program

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Who: Children in grades 2 to 9!

Grade 2-4 Students (Minimum age of 7 as of December 31, 2019)                          Cost: $175

** This program is now FULL**

Theatre sessions start on Wednesday, October 2 from 5:30-6:15.  Weekly sessions (except December 18, 25, and January 1) will run until Wednesday, March 4, 2020.  Our dress rehearsal will be on Monday, March 9 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. and the two public performances will be at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11 and 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 12.  All sessions and performances will take place at The Elgin Theatre Guild’s Princess Avenue Playhouse.

Grade 5-7 Students (Minimum age of 10 as of December 31, 2019)                           Cost: $275

Theatre sessions start on Monday, September 30.  This age group will have two casts, but the early group is now full.   Space is still available in the late group from 6:45-7:45.  Weekly sessions (except October 14, December 16, 23, 30, March 9 and March 16) will run until Monday, March 23, 2020.

The dress rehearsal for the 5:30-6:30 session group will be on Monday, March 30 from 5:00-8:30. The public performances for this group will be at 7:00 on Friday, April 3 and at 1:00 on Saturday, April 4.

The dress rehearsal for the 6:45-7:45 session group will be on Wednesday, April 1 from 5:00-8:30.  The public performances for this group will be at 4:00 and 7:30 on Saturday, April 4.

All sessions and performances will take place at The Elgin Theatre Guild’s Princess Avenue Playhouse.

Grade 8-9 Students (Minimum age of 13 as of December 31, 2019)                           Cost: $300

Theatre sessions start on Wednesday, October 2, running from 6:30-7:45.  Weekly sessions (except December 18, 25, January 1, March 11 and 18, and April 1) will run until Wednesday, April 15, 2020 and will be held at The Elgin Theatre Guild’s Princess Avenue Playhouse.  Our Wednesday, April 22 rehearsal will be held at the Port Stanley Festival Theatre (PSFT) from 5:00-8:30 and the Wednesday, April 29 dress rehearsal will be at PSFT from 5:00-8:30.   There will be a public performance at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, May 1 and another at 1:00 on Saturday, May 2.  Both performances will take place at the PSFT.

Sessions Include:

Acting Games

Improvisation

Musical Theatre

Characterization

Year-end Public Performances

Testimonials from High School Musical JR Cast Members:                                                                                                                                     

 “exhilarating”  (R.D)                “Awesome. Made my release my inner beast!” (K.L.)                    “This was really fun!” (B.H.)                                                                 “It was awesome and lots of fun.” (R.K.)                                            “Awesome!” (M.B)                                                          “It was fun.”  (R.D.)                    “It was awesome and I’m so excited for next year.” (K.K.)                                                          “It was awesome and amazing.” (P.L.)                                                                               “It was amazing.  Thank you so much.  Hope to see you next year.”  (J.B.)                                         “Fun.” (K.M.)                   “It was lots of fun and I got to express myself.”  (M.B.)                                   “It was amazing.  I’m coming back no doubt.”  (R.W.)                                                     “Lots of fun.” (S.P.)                 “I had an amazing time.” (G.F.)                      “I learned how to act and I had so much fun.”  (S.M.)                                                     “Wish we could do it again.” (R.G.)                “So fun. I’m coming back.”  (M.H.)               “Would recommend.” (W.P.)                                                                                    “It was awesome, like every year.  I’ll be back next year.” (B.G.)               “Best experience ever!” (P.C.)

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