July 31 – August 4, 2016, 9:30 AM – 3 PM
RFA Lakeside Theater
Let’s Get Into the act!
for students entering 7th grade through 12th grade or age 13 through 18 years old
The week will combine improvisation, scene work and developing onstage skills for young actors. Performers will play games and work creatively to explore character development, movement, and story-telling. The camp will include the rehearsal of a short show to be performed at the end of the week.
ACT… LAUGH… LEARN
LOTS OF FUN… During the week we will produce a show and focus on the following topics: improvisation, scene work, developing the character, movement, story-telling, reaching your objectives, and developing on-stage skills.
Talley Murphy has directed the RFA teens for the last three years, and has been involved with RFA and Dodgeball Theatre summer youth programs since 2008. She studies theatre at Barnard College, where she’s currently completing her senior thesis in directing. Most recently, Talley directed Romeo and Juliet for Awake At 3, A Midsummer Night’s Dream for RFA teens, Macbeth in the Basement for the Capital Fringe Festival and A Wrinkle in Time for Columbia University Players. Talley’s work focuses on young artists, collaborative productions, and classical texts.
SPACE IS LIMITED – Registrations accepted on first come -first served basis. The cost for the week of fun and professional instruction: $150. For more details contact: Millie Hoekstra: 207-864-2963 or firstname.lastname@example.org
2016 Teen Drama Week Video: A Midsummer Night’s Dream