First Years: Age 7-14, KING

Weathervane Playhouse, Akron - King CLC

Monday, July 13, 2015 - Friday, July 17, 2015
King CLC 400 W Market St. AkronOH  44303
Monday, July 13, 2015 - Friday, July 17, 2015
King CLC 400 W Market St. AkronOH  44303

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What's Included

To all students planning to apply to Hogwarts in the 2015-2016 school year: Hogwarts will be conducting Summer Studies in Akron Ohio this June at King CLC (a muggle school for middle years). This opportunity is available to potential students ages 7 to 14. Classes will be offered in Defense Against the Dark Arts, Potions and Wand Lore. All students will be expected to join and earn points for a Hogwarts house throughout their studies. Robes and wands will be provided. Students interested in playing Quidditch or joining the Dueling Club, the Slug Club or the Chudley Cannons Fan Club, please plan to stay after class.

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Youth Education
Weathervane Playhouse’s Core Classes

Weathervane Playhouse’s core class curriculum provides every student with exceptional, consistent, dramatic training. In addition to the core curriculum, each age appropriate class provides additional skills to enrich our strong foundation. All classes have been developed to meet the State academic benchmarks within the applied Fine Art.

Core class content will include:

The study of theatre as an art form, and how it compares with other methods of telling a story (television, film, books, etc…)

The roles and responsibilities of actors, directors, designers and technicians.

Stage movement skills including: facing the audience, “cheating out,” using the upstage hand and using body language to communicate thoughts and feelings of a character.

Vocal projection and diction techniques for speaking loudly and clearly.

Stage directions and theatre vocabulary.

Methods for working in an ensemble and working as a group to present a performance at the end of each session.

Memorization techniques.

Dramatic exploration and creative expression through improvisation games and/or script work.

Theater history and/or historical, cultural and social contexts of a specific time period.

Character study through comparisons of story situations and their relationships to real life experiences.

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  • Weathervane Playhouse, Akron

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King CLC 400 W Market St. AkronOH  44303
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