Our 2018-19 Program

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 Here are the details for the 2018-19 Season.  Registration for new students will begin on July 1st. using the on-line registration form that will be available under the Registration tab.  Before signing up, please be sure that you are available for the listed dates for your age category and that you have read all the information on the registration form.

Who: Children in grades 2 to 8!

When: Wednesday nights

Venue: Princess Avenue Playhouse, St. Thomas

 

Grade 2-3 Students (Minimum age of 7 as of December 31, 2018)          

Theatre sessions start on Wednesday, September 26 from 4:30-5:15.  Weekly sessions (except October 31, December 26, and January 2) will run until Wednesday, January 23, 2019.  Our dress rehearsal will be on Friday, January 25 from 5:30-7:00 and the public performances will be at 2:00 and 7:00 on Saturday, January 26.  All sessions and performances will take place at The Elgin Theatre Guild’s Princess Avenue Playhouse.

Cost? $175       A $90 Deposit (Interac e-transfer) due with registration form.  The remaining $85 is due on or before September 12.  An electronic receipt will be issued once the full registration fee has been received.

 

Grade 4-6 Students (Minimum age of 9 as of December 31, 2018)

Theatre sessions start on Wednesday, October 24 from 5:30-6:30.  Weekly sessions (except October 31, December 26, January 2, and March 13) will run until Wednesday, March 20, 2019.  Our dress rehearsal will be on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 from 5:00-8:30 and the public performances will be at 7:00 on Friday, March 29 and at 1:00, 4:00, and 8:00 on Saturday, March 30.   Should the numbers warrant having two casts, each cast will perform two shows.  All sessions and performances will take place at The Elgin Theatre Guild’s Princess Avenue Playhouse.

Cost? $275         A $140 Deposit (Interac e-transfer) due with registration form.  The remaining $135 is due on or before September 12.  An electronic receipt will be issued once the full registration fee has been received.

 

Grade 7-9 Students (Minimum age of 12 as of December 31, 2018)

Theatre sessions start on Wednesday, November 21, running from 6:45-8:00.  Weekly sessions (except October 31, December 26, January 2, March 13, and March 27) will run until Wednesday, March 20, 2019 and will be held at The Elgin Theatre Guild’s Princess Avenue Playhouse.  Our Wednesday, April 3 rehearsal will be held at the Port Stanley Festival Theatre (PSFT) from 5:00-8:45 and the Wednesday, April 10 dress rehearsal will be at PSFT from 5:00-8:30.   Performance dates are Thursday, April 11 at 7:00, Friday, April 12 at 7:00, and Saturday, April 13 at 1:00 and 7:00. Should the numbers warrant having two casts, each cast will perform two shows.

Cost? $300        A $150 Deposit (Interac e-transfer) due with registration form.  The remaining $150 is due on or before September 12.  An electronic receipt will be issued once the full registration fee has been received.

 

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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