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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Just another friendly reminder that all the #CoolKids have auditions today at 11am! Be there, don't be a square!
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Just another friendly reminder that all the #CoolKids have auditions today at 11am! Be there, don't be a square! #PolkadotsNVT #WeLoveNVT #NewVentureTheatre #BeACoolKid #DontBeASquare

Is your cash flow more like a cash NO?
Then call us to reserve a spot at our Final Dress Rehearsal Preview & PAY WHAT YOU CAN (recommended $10 donation). Call 225-588-7576 to reserve your spot!
#SkeletonCrewNVT #WeLoveNVT #NewVentureTheatre

Is your cash flow more like a cash NO? Then call us to reserve a spot at our Final Dress Rehearsal Preview & PAY WHAT YOU CAN (recommended $10 donation). Call 225-588-7576 to reserve your spot! #SkeletonCrewNVT #WeLoveNVT #NewVentureTheatre

Just a friendly reminder that all the #CoolKids have auditions tomorrow (01/20/18) at 11am! Be there, don't be a square!
#PolkadotsNVT #WeLoveNVT #NewVentureTheatre #BeACoolKid #DontBeASquare

Just a friendly reminder that all the #CoolKids have auditions tomorrow (01/20/18) at 11am! Be there, don't be a square! #PolkadotsNVT #WeLoveNVT #NewVentureTheatre #BeACoolKid #DontBeASquare

Just ONE WEEK until opening night!
If you don't have them already, get your tickets here: http://bit.ly/2AzYPOJ
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Just ONE WEEK until opening night! If you don't have them already, get your tickets here: http://bit.ly/2AzYPOJ #SkeletonCrewNVT #WeLoveNVT #NewVentureTheatre

Due to the inclement weather & safety concerns, tonight's auditions have been rescheduled for Sat, 01/20/18 at 11am. If your audition was scheduled for tonight, we have already rescheduled your audition.

If you'd like audition Sat, click here to register: http://bit.ly/2DcVuXp

Due to the inclement weather & safety concerns, tonight's auditions have been rescheduled for Sat, 01/20/18 at 11am. If your audition was scheduled for tonight, we have already rescheduled your audition. If you'd like audition Sat, click here to register: http://bit.ly/2DcVuXp

AUDITIONS today & tomorrow! Get all of the details at http://bit.ly/2khq1dZ.  #PolkadotsNVT #WeLoveNVT #Auditions

AUDITIONS today & tomorrow! Get all of the details at http://bit.ly/2khq1dZ. #PolkadotsNVT #WeLoveNVT #Auditions

Today we honor the memory of the great Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
#WeHaveADream #MLKDay #WeLoveNVT

Today we honor the memory of the great Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. #WeHaveADream #MLKDay #WeLoveNVT

TODAY IS THE LAST DAY OF THE EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT!
Don't miss out on getting your $20 tickets!
Follow this link to take advantage of this offer: http://bit.ly/2AzYPOJ
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TODAY IS THE LAST DAY OF THE EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT! Don't miss out on getting your $20 tickets! Follow this link to take advantage of this offer: http://bit.ly/2AzYPOJ #SkeletonCrewNVT #WeLoveNVT #NewVentureTheatre

Wanna know a little more about our 1st production of 2018? Listen as our Director, Greg Williams, Jr., tells us a little about "Skeleton Crew"! Visit www.nvtarts.org for more information about the show, as well as upcoming shows & auditions!
#SkeletonCrewNVT #WeLoveNVT #NewVentureTheatre

Wanna know a little more about our 1st production of 2018? Listen as our Director, Greg Williams, Jr., tells us a little about "Skeleton Crew"! Visit www.nvtarts.org for more information about the show, as well as upcoming shows & auditions! #SkeletonCrewNVT #WeLoveNVT #NewVentureTheatre

Only 3 days left to take advantage of the Early bird discount!
Don't miss out! Get your tickets now for only $20!
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Only 3 days left to take advantage of the Early bird discount! Don't miss out! Get your tickets now for only $20! Click here to purchase: http://bit.ly/2AzYPOJ #EarlyBird #SkeletonCrewNVT #WeLoveNVT

AUDITION NOTICE!
Calling all the COOL KIDS...and even a few squares.
For more information click here: http://bit.ly/2khq1dZ
***Please note: Casting is 18+. Adults play the roles of children in this production.***
#PolkadotsNVT #AuditionNotice #WeLoveNV1T

AUDITION NOTICE! Calling all the COOL KIDS...and even a few squares. For more information click here: http://bit.ly/2khq1dZ ***Please note: Casting is 18+. Adults play the roles of children in this production.*** #PolkadotsNVT #AuditionNotice #WeLoveNV1T

Congratulations to the Featured Dancers of Skeleton Crew!
Early bird tickets are on sale NOW until Jan. 12, save $5 & purchase yours today! Get them here: http://bit.ly/2AzYPOJ
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Congratulations to the Featured Dancers of Skeleton Crew! Early bird tickets are on sale NOW until Jan. 12, save $5 & purchase yours today! Get them here: http://bit.ly/2AzYPOJ #SkeletonCrewNVT #WeLoveNVT #NewVentureTheatre

Wishing everyone a happy new year! πŸŽ†πŸΎπŸ₯‚

Wishing everyone a happy new year! πŸŽ†πŸΎπŸ₯‚

Merry Christmas & happy holidays from all of us at New Venture Theatre!
#MerryChristmas #HappyHolidays #WeLoveNVT

Merry Christmas & happy holidays from all of us at New Venture Theatre! #MerryChristmas #HappyHolidays #WeLoveNVT

Why wait to the last minute for tickets?
Get them now & you can even save $5.00!
Our Early Bird pre-sale is on now until Aug. 18!
Get your tickets here: http://bit.ly/2AzYPOJ
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Why wait to the last minute for tickets? Get them now & you can even save $5.00! Our Early Bird pre-sale is on now until Aug. 18! Get your tickets here: http://bit.ly/2AzYPOJ #SkeletonCrewNVT #WeLoveNVT #EarlyBirdSale

Still looking for a great gift for that "hard to buy for" person on your list? Well, look no further! Give the gift of NVT!
An NVT Flex pass is a wonderful gift to give!
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Still looking for a great gift for that "hard to buy for" person on your list? Well, look no further! Give the gift of NVT! An NVT Flex pass is a wonderful gift to give! Purchase a pass by clicking the following link: https://goo.gl/Gs7xEc #WeLoveNVT #ChristmasGiftIdeas #NVTFlexPass

When you give your acceptance speech for your New V Award!
We can't wait to see you tonight! The Red Carpet Reception starts at 6pm with the New V ceremonies beginning at 7pm! Get your tickets before we run out: http://bit.ly/2llCt0s
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When you give your acceptance speech for your New V Award! We can't wait to see you tonight! The Red Carpet Reception starts at 6pm with the New V ceremonies beginning at 7pm! Get your tickets before we run out: http://bit.ly/2llCt0s #NewVAwards #BreakALeg #WeLoveNVT

Have you made your...umm...hair appointment yet?
The New V Awards are TOMORROW! The Red Carpet Reception starts at 6pm with the New V ceremonies beginning at 7pm! Get your tickets before we run out: http://bit.ly/2llCt0s
#NewVAwards #BreakALeg #WeLoveNVT

Have you made your...umm...hair appointment yet? The New V Awards are TOMORROW! The Red Carpet Reception starts at 6pm with the New V ceremonies beginning at 7pm! Get your tickets before we run out: http://bit.ly/2llCt0s #NewVAwards #BreakALeg #WeLoveNVT