Free Workshops : The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre

Free Workshops

Audition Workshop: Almost Maine (Virtual)
This touching play comprised of nine short plays explores love and loss in a remote, mythical, almost-town called, Almost, Maine. Planning for the best and preparing for the worst this production is being designed to be LIVE STREAMED from our Parish Theatre into your homes. If we need to shift to ensure the safety of our company " the staff is crafting parallel plans to allow the show to be produced with the actors performing from remote locations. We invite you to receive insider tips from the director and early access to audition materials by being a part of our Audition Workshop.

A Note About Characters: The show is written to have 19 roles shared among 4 actors. The roles include male and female characters ranging in age from early 20 s to mid. 50s.

Ages: 14-Adult
Day: March 7
Time: 4:00-5:00

Basic Stage Make-Up (Virtual)
Ages 9-12 and Adult
Performers are often asked to bring their basic make up kit to rehearsal. But what does that mean? What should be in a basic kit? Is applying stage make up different than applying street make up? Discover the answers to these questions and more in our Basic Stage Make Up Workshop led by Jennifer Hudson-Prenkert. Jennifer will walk participants through a basic make up kit including how to choose foundations and the importance of highlight and shadow under stage lighting.

Ages: 9th-12th Grade; Adults
Day: March 20, 2021
Time: 4:00-5:00 PM

Audition Workshop: Robin Hood and the Heroes of Sherwood Forest (Virtual)
Participants will receive early access to audition materials and have the opportunity to work with Production Director, Tony Humrichouser as they prepare to audition for this Civic Youth Theatre Production. Youth will have the opportunity to perform an audition reading and receive coaching from Tony that can be applied to their audition the following week. The workshop, auditions, rehearsals and performances will all be held in a virtual format.

Grades: 7th-12th
Day: April 5th
Time: 4:00-5:00 PM


Simply click the link to reserve your place in a Gift of Learning Event. Workshop size is limited.