Winter Term Schedule


Acting Express

Acting Express

Monday, January 16th, 12:30-3:30
A fast, fun introduction to theater! This short class will focus on using theater exercises to gain performance skills and build confidence. See what acting is all about while exploring character, voice, and movement. 

Price: $50 Instructor: Chelsie Thomas Ages: 7-10 Level: BEG

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List

 

Musical Theater: Foundations

Musical Theater: Foundations

Monday, January 16th, 9:00-12:00pm
Love to sing? Then this is the class for you! Discover how exciting musical theater can be as you learn how to make the most of your voice. Rehearse and perform an ensemble musical review, featuring songs from Broadway's biggest hits

Price: $50 Instructor: Mark Steering Ages: 7-10 Level: BEG

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List

Beginning Musical Theater: Disney Stage and Screen

Beginning Musical Theater: Disney Stage and Screen

Tuesdays, 4:30-6:00pm
From movies to Broadway, Disney continues to present amazing musical hits. Learn the solid vocal and musical theater techniques you need to perform songs from Finding NemoMary PoppinsThe Lion King, and more!

Price: $130 Instructor: Mark Steering Ages: 7-10 Level: BEG

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

The Physical Actor

The Physical Actor

Tuesdays, 4:30-6:00pm
Explore different physicalized techniques to truly bring a character to life! From viewpoints to mask work, learn to stand out in performance as well as auditions. This high-energy class is perfect for beginners as well as returning students.

Price: $130 Instructor: Elizabeth Fagan Ages: 11-14 Level: BEG/INT

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Passport to Performance

Passport to Performance

Tuesdays, 10:15-11:15am
Pack your imagination and set off to explore fables and stories from around the world. Play theater games, gain focus, and build voice and movement skills. Get your passport stamped in an acting escapade!

Price: $90 Instructor: Zoë Rudman Ages: 3.5-5 Level: BEG

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Creative Dramatics: Fly Guy (B)

Creative Dramatics: Fly Guy (B)

Tuesdays, 3:15-4:30pm
Buzz throughout the hilarious world of Fly Guy as you perform scenes from the hit book series. Use voice, movement, and theater games to bring the story to life—with great roles for boys and girls! Includes 2 tickets to OCT's Fly Guy dress rehearsal on 1/13/17.

Price: $120 Instructor: Lucas Welsh Ages: 4-5 Level: BEG

Page to Stage: Flora & Ulysses (A)

Page to Stage: Flora & Ulysses (A)

Tuesdays, 4:30-6:00pm
Explore an unlikely friendship as you perform scenes from the beloved book, Flora & Ulysses. Learn basic acting skills, character creation, and the art of storytelling—plus, meet an actor from OCT's Flora cast!

Price: $130 Instructor: Chelsie Thomas Ages: 5-6 Level: BEG

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Beginning Acting: Focus

Beginning Acting: Focus

Wednesdays, 4:30-6:00pm
Perfect for the aspiring actor. Use theater exercises, scene work, and monologues to develop characters, improve focus, and gain performance and audition skills. This dynamic class will bring out the actor in you!

Price: $130 Instructor: Signe Larsen Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG

Homeschool Musical Theater: Broadway Kids

Homeschool Musical Theater: Broadway Kids

Wednesdays, 1:00-3:00pm
Just for Homeschool students! Discover Broadway shows where kids have the leads: Oliver; You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown; Hairspray; and more! Act out charismatic roles while you sing lively music, learn basic choreography, and put together an impressive production!

Price: $150 Instructor: Mark Steering Ages: 7-12 Level: BEG/INT

Creative Dramatics: Curious George (B)

Creative Dramatics: Curious George (B)

Wednesdays, 4:30-6:00pm
Get into the swing of things! Bring the stories to life as you act out escapades and characters from H.A. Rey's Curious George series. Find your creative side and learn performance skills—with a little monkey business thrown in for fun!

Price: $130 Instructor: Chelsie Thomas Ages: 5-6 Level: BEG

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List

Dance for Stage

Dance for Stage

Wednesdays, 4:30-6:00pm
Modern, jazz, Broadway, contemporary, and more! Discover and perform a variety of dance style and choreography for musical theater. Improve rhythm and character development through movement. 

Price: $130 Instructor: Diana Schultz Ages: 12+ Level: BEG/INT/ADV/YP

Young Actor's Workshop (B)

Young Actor's Workshop (B)

Thursdays, 4:30-6:00pm
A weekly "workout" in acting! Develop focus, memorization, and character creation skills. Explore imagination while creating an original showcase of individual work, collaboration, and storytelling.

Price: $130 Instructor: Chelsie Thomas Ages: 6-7 Level: BEG

Page to Stage: Flora and Ulysses (B)

Page to Stage: Flora and Ulysses (B)

Thursdays, 4:30-6:00pm
Explore an unlikely friendship as you perform scenes from the beloved book, Flora & Ulysses. Learn basic acting skills, character creation, and the art of storytelling—plus, meet an actor from OCT's Flora cast!

Price: $130 Instructor: Jennifer Darling Ages: 6-7 Level: BEG

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Harry Potter

Harry Potter

Thursdays, 4:30-6:00pm
Enter the magical world of Harry Potter! Improve acting skills as you bring Harry and his charmed friends to life. Create, write, and perform your original scenes using characters from J.K. Rowling's landmark adventure series. 

Price: $130 Instructor: Sara Kennedy Adams Ages: 9-12 Level: BEG/INT

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Beginning Musical Theater: Cabaret

Beginning Musical Theater: Cabaret

Saturdays, 10:00-11:30am
Create and perform an original musical using popular Cabaret numbers and your imagination! Make the most of your voice while learning story-telling skills and basic choreography in a singing showcase.

Price: $130 Instructor: Claire Aldridge & David Saffert Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG/INT

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Beginning Acting: Foundations (C)

Beginning Acting: Foundations (C)

Saturdays, 1:00-2:30pm
Ideal for new actors looking for a fun intro to theater! Use theater games and exercises to explore character, improv, concentration, voice, and movement. A great first acting class for building skills and confidence.

Price: $130 Instructor: Holly Wigmore Ages: 7-9 Level: BEG

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Young Actor's Workshop

Young Actor's Workshop

Saturdays, 9:30-11:00am
A weekly "workout" in acting! Develop focus, memorization, and character creation skills. Explore imagination while creating an original showcase of individual work, collaboration and storytelling.

Price: $130 Instructor: Chelsie Thomas Ages: 6-7 Level: BEG

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Intermediate/Advanced Improvisation

Intermediate/Advanced Improvisation

Saturdays, 10:00-11:30am
Take improv comedy to the next level! Learn the ins and outs of scene work, explore new short form games, and master the art of saying yes! Prerequisite: Beginning Improv. Includes one ticket to OCT's YP production of Impulse.

Price: $140 Instructor: Jay Flewelling Ages: 13+ Level: INT/ADV/YP

*Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to register

Stand Up Comedy

Stand Up Comedy

Saturdays, 11:30-1:00pm
One person. One mic. One stage. All genres of stand-up (original jokes, one liners, character, storytelling, borrowed material, etc.) will be honored and coached in this fast-paced intensive taught by professional performer Jay Flewelling.

Price: $130 Instructor: Jay Flewelling Ages: 12+ Level: BEG/INT

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Beginning Acting: Foundations (B)

Beginning Acting: Foundations (B)

Saturdays, 11:00-12:30pm
Ideal for new actors looking for a fun intro to theater! Use theater games and exercises to explore character, improv, concentration, voice, and movement. A great first acting class for building skills and confidence.

Price: $130 Instructor: Chelsie Thomas Ages: 7-9 Level: BEG

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Audition Pros: On Stage (A)

Audition Pros: On Stage (A)

Saturdays, 11:30-1:00pm
Sharpen your monologue performance, audition skills, focus, and learn how to showcase your strengths. Create characters and learn acting techniques for professional theater work. Perfect when paired with Audition Pros: On Screen. 

Price: $130 Instructor: Holly Wigmore Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG/INT

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Audition Pros: On Stage (B)

Audition Pros: On Stage (B)

Saturdays, 1:00-2:30pm
Sharpen your monologue performance, audition skills, focus, and learn how to showcase your strengths. Create characters and learn acting techniques for professional theater work. Perfect when paired with Audition Pros: On Screen.  

Price: $130 Instructor: Noah Dunham Ages: 12+ Level: BEG/INT

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Audition Pros: On Screen (A)

Audition Pros: On Screen (A)

Saturdays, 1:00-2:30pm
Gain solid audition skills for film and television. Slates and interviews, cold reads, prepared pieces, ensemble work, and on camera techniques come together to help you book the job! Perfect when paired with Audion Pros: On Stage

Price: $150 Instructor: Eric Reid Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG/INT

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Comedy Workshop

Comedy Workshop

Saturdays, 2:30-4:00pm
Flex your comedic muscles as you perform stand-up, improvisation, and sketch comedy from a script. Create your own material, work physical stunts, and improve comedic timing with laughter-filled learning.

Price: $130 Instructor: Nick Condon Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG/INT

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Audition Pros: On Screen (B)

Audition Pros: On Screen (B)

Saturdays, 2:30-4:00pm
Gain solid audition skills for film and television. Slates and interviews, cold reads, prepared pieces, ensemble work, and on camera techniques come together to help you book the job! Perfect when paired with Audition Pros: On Stage.

Price: $150 Instructor: Eric Reid Ages: 12+ Level: BEG/INT

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

YP Intensive: Directing

YP Intensive: Directing

Sundays, 1:00-4:30pm
Students will explore multiple aspects of the art form: the power of blocking, musicality of language, text analysis, working with actors, and tools for guiding an audience through story in thrilling ways. 

Price: $150 Instructor: Matt Zrebski Ages: 14+ Level: YP

*Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to register

Playwriting: One Acts

Playwriting: One Acts

Sundays, 10:00-12:30pm
The tools and techniques necessary for writing either a one-act or multi-act play will be introduced in this class. Highlighted will be stage mechanics, character and story arc, as well as how to experiment with theatrical styles other than naturalism. The business of getting a play work-shopped and produced will also be covered. *No class 2/12

Price: $130 Instructor: Matt Zrebski Ages: 14+ Level: INT/ADV/YP

*Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to register

Magical Mondays

Magical Mondays

Mondays, 10:15-11:15am
Act, play, explore, and let your imagination soar. Create characters and stories in this lively class that teaches focus, collaboration, and storytelling, all while having a magically good time!

Price: $90 Instructor: Amy LaRosa Ages: 3.5-5 Level: BEG

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Creative Dramatics: Curious George (A)

Creative Dramatics: Curious George (A)

Mondays, 3:15-4:30pm
Get into the swing of things! Bring the stories to life as you act out escapades and characters from H.A. Rey's Curious George series. Find your creative side and learn performance skills—with a little monkey business thrown in for fun!

Price: $110 Instructor: Kristin Hailstone Ages: 4-5 Level: BEG

Creative Dramatics: Fly Guy (A)

Creative Dramatics: Fly Guy (A)

Mondays, 4:30-6:00pm
Buzz throughout the hilarious world of Fly Guy as you perform scenes from the hit book series. Use voice, movement, and theater games to bring the story to life—with great roles for boys and girls! Includes 2 tickets to OCT's Fly Guy dress rehearsal on 1/13/17.

Price: $140 Instructor: Kristin Hailstone Ages: 5-6 Level: BEG

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

Beginning Acting: Foundations (A)

Beginning Acting: Foundations (A)

Mondays, 4:30-6:00pm
Ideal for new actors looking for a fun intro to theater! Use theater games and exercises to explore character, improv, concentration, voice, and movement. A great first acting class for building skills and confidence.

Price: $130 Instructor: Blake Wales Ages: 7-10 Level: BEG

This class is sold out. Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to be placed on a Wait List.

YP Intensive: Viewpoints and Suzuki

YP Intensive: Viewpoints and Suzuki

Sunday, March 5, 10:00am-4:00pm

Essential training for the Young Professional. Explore two rigorous and popular physical theater techniques, Viewpoints and Suzuki. Suzuki strives to restore the wholeness of the body/voice as a tool for theatrical expression. Viewpoints uses elements of time and space to awaken your spontaneity and intuition. Develop all senses and instincts to create highly physical characters and connect to physical work with confidence!

Price: $65 Instructor: Cristi Miles Ages: 14+ Level: YP

Please call (503) 228-9571 ext. 4 to register for this class.