CLASSES ARE HELD AT:
THE ARTS COUNCIL OF
GREATER BATON ROUGE

2ND FLOOR
427 LAUREL STREET
BATON ROUGE, LA 70801
New Venture Theatre
Performing Arts School Classes

SUMMER SESSION

ACTING FOR MUSICALS
June 3 - July 15, Sat. 1:00 P.M. - 2:00 P.M.
Ages 10 - 18
Tuition: $100


In this class, students will engage in acting exercises and scene work from musical theatre scripts to increase focus and active listening during scenes, discover physical action and define acting objectives. They will break down musical theatre songs as a monologue and work on “acting” songs as well as scenes. Students will focus on the rehearsal and a performance of a two- or three-person scene in addition to a song. No previous training required.
ADULT BEGINNER IMPROVISATION
June 3 - July 15, Sat. 2:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
16 and up
Tuition: $100


Improvisation teaches pose, quick thinking and cooperation, while developing the ability the create and communicate both physically and vocally. Improvisation is a tool that can be used by anyone in any circumstance. Through exercises and improvisation games, participants will gain  a better understanding of improvisation and how it can be used in rehearsal, on stage and in life. No previous acting training is required.
CREATIVE DRAMA
June 3 - July 15, Sat. 3:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Ages 6- 10
Tuition: $100


In this class, dramatic play, story enactment and improvisational games will help students learn about theatre while they create scenes about princesses, robots, superheroes, fairies and other topics and characters that engage them. This class is the perfect introduction for students beginning their performing arts journey. No previous training required. Students must be in first grade or above to enroll.
ACTING: BEGINNER
June 3 - July 15, Sat. 4:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Ages 9 - 14
Tuition: $100


In this class, students will explore character and motivation through theatre exercises as they extend their understanding of theatre acting. They will develop vocal range, character physicalization and understanding of text. Students will focus on the rehearsal and performance of two- and three-person scenes from popular plays for young audiences. No previous training required for students 10 and up.


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We are looking for a few volunteers, who love NVT and might want to be a model for one of our 2018 season show graphics. We are looking for:

Older Black American Woman
Older Black American Male
10 - 13 year old Black American Girl 
10-13 year old White American Girl
10-13 year old White American Boy
20-30's White American Woman
20-30's White American Male

If you are interested, please email your picture & contact information to gwilliams@nvtarts.org. 16 & under, please have your parents email us your picture & contact information. We will also accept this information through Facebook Messenger.

We are looking for a few volunteers, who love NVT and might want to be a model for one of our 2018 season show graphics. We are looking for: Older Black American Woman Older Black American Male 10 - 13 year old Black American Girl 10-13 year old White American Girl 10-13 year old White American Boy 20-30's White American Woman 20-30's White American Male If you are interested, please email your picture & contact information to gwilliams@nvtarts.org. 16 & under, please have your parents email us your picture & contact information. We will also accept this information through Facebook Messenger.

Wow! Thank you Louisiana Public Broadcasting: Art Rocks for taking time to focus on New Venture Theatre & our amazing Founding Artistic Director, Greg Williams Jr.!

Wow! Thank you Louisiana Public Broadcasting: Art Rocks for taking time to focus on New Venture Theatre & our amazing Founding Artistic Director, Greg Williams Jr.!

Thank you Baton Rouge, for a wonderful season! We'll see you in 2018! #WeLoveNVT

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