Live Comedy Intensive

Live Comedy Intensive

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Monday-Friday, 12:30-3:30pm
Calling all comedians! Improv, sketch, and stand-up: they all have their place in the comedy show! Build a showcase of your own material in this one-week intensive.

Price: $180 Instructor: Jay Flewelling Ages: 12+ Level: BEG/INT

Spring Break With Shel

Spring Break With Shel

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Monday-Friday, 9:00-12:00pm
"...If you're a dreamer, come in!" Make and perform your own show based on Shel Silverstein's hilarious poetry and classic tale, The Giving Tree. Acting games, poise, and engaging imagination combine for fun, focused learning.

Price: $180 Instructor: Chelsie Thomas Ages: 6-7 Level: BEG

Variety Show

Variety Show

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Monday-Friday, 9:00-12:00pm
From magic tricks to dance numbers, you decide what goes on stage in this Variety Show! Work together to create a unique showcase that highlights your special skills and talents and tie it all together with ensemble storytelling.

Price: $180 Instructor: Holly Wigmore Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG

Heroines and Heroes

Heroines and Heroes

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Mondays, 4:30-6:00pm
Be your favorite superhero - or villain! Learn theater games and acting skills while playing characters like Wonder Woman, Spider-Man, or makeup your own fantastic friend. An exciting acting escapade!

Price: $150 Instructor: Kaleena Newman Ages: 6-7 Level: BEG

Harry Potter (B)

Harry Potter (B)

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Mondays, 4:00-6:00pm
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: $195 Instructor: Sullivan Mackintosh Ages: 9-12 Level: BEG

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Beginning Acting: Character Creation

Beginning Acting: Character Creation

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Mondays, 4:00-6:00pm
Use theater exercises and techniques to create unique characters and make strong choices on stage. Explore movement, voice, and improvisation in this great class to bring out the actor in you!

Price: $190 Instructor: Claire Aldridge Ages: 7-9 Level: BEG

Creative Dramatics: Elephant, Piggie, Pigeon, and Mo!

Creative Dramatics: Elephant, Piggie, Pigeon, and Mo!

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Mondays, 3:15-4:30pm
Jump into characters from the beloved books by author Mo Willems, such as Elephant & Piggie, Pigeon, and Naked Mole Rat! Develop storytelling and ensemble skills as you create your very own onstage adventures.

Price: $125 Instructor: Kaleena Newman Ages: 5-6 Level: BEG

Spring onto Stage!

Spring onto Stage!

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Mondays, 10:15-11:15am
Act, play, explore, and let your imagination soar! Create characters and stories to make an original play. An energetic class that teaches focus, collaboration, and storytelling.

Price: $100 Instructor: Amy LaRosa Ages: 3.5-5 Level: BEG

On Camera: Scene Study

On Camera: Scene Study

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Tuesdays, 4:00-6:00pm
Move beyond the basics in this intermediate film class that will take you into the challenging realm of on-camera scene study. Build skills in cold reading technique, scene analysis, and character creation/scene writing in this fast moving class. Prerequisite: one OCT On Camera class or equivalent.

Price: $195 Instructor: Karen Maseng Ages: 9-12 Level: INT

Young Actor's Workshop (A)

Young Actor's Workshop (A)

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Tuesdays, 4:30-6:00pm
Discover the possibilities of imagination as you create and perform an original play! An exciting class that teaches focus, collaboration, and storytelling.

Price: $150 Instructor: Kristin Hailstone Ages: 6-7 Level: BEG

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Rock and Roll Your Imagination

Rock and Roll Your Imagination

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Tuesdays, 10:15-11:15am
Explore stories and musical beats using body, voice, and imagination. Act out loveable and cool characters from OCT's mainstage show The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors in this class for adventurous beginners!

Price: $100 Instructor: Amy LaRosa Ages: 3.5-5 Level: BEG

Page to Stage: Anansi the Spider (A)

Page to Stage: Anansi the Spider (A)

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Tuesdays, 3:15-4:30pm
Explore the classic fables of the Anansi series: create characters based on the trickster spider and his cast of animal friends. This class emphasizes early literacy, ensemble, and onstage skills.

Price: $125 Instructor: Kristin Hailstone Ages: 5-6 Level: BEG

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Homeschool Theater: World Premiere

Homeschool Theater: World Premiere

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Wednesdays, 1:00-3:30pm
Perform an original world premiere musical, written by kids just like you! Cast, stage, and perform a musical from beginning to end in this Spring finale of our year-long Homeschool series.

Price: $200 Instructor: Mark Steering Ages: 7-14 Level: ALL

Page to Stage: The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors

Page to Stage: The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors

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Wednesdays, 3:15-4:30pm
Create your own version of OCT's mainstage production of The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors and participate in your very own world premiere! Build skills in improvisation, storytelling, and ensemble as you write stories about your favorite recess games.

Price: $125 Instructor: Holly Wigmore Ages: 5-6 Level: BEG

Music and Make-Believe

Music and Make-Believe

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Wendesdays, 9:30-10:30am
Unleash your imagination as you journey through magical stories and musical moments. Explore singing, movement, and games while focusing on early musical development and performance.

Price: $100 Instructor: Amy LaRosa Ages: 3.5-5 Level: BEG

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Beginning Musical Theater: Matilda

Beginning Musical Theater: Matilda

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Wednesdays, 4:00-5:30pm
Join Matilda and her rebellious friends as you sing songs from the award-winning musical! Focus on solid vocal ensemble work as well as basic choreography. 

Price: $150 Instructor: Mark Steering Ages: 7-10 Level: BEG

 

Robot Riot

Robot Riot

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Wednesday’s, 4:30-6:00pm
Build a world of robots and other make-believe creations. Play theater games and learn how to make huge acting choices while you create your own imaginative world!

Price: $150 Instructor: Holly Wigmore Ages: 6-7 Level: BEG

Sports Heroes

Sports Heroes

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Wednesdays, 4:00-6:00pm
Devise original work based on the real-life stories of the most iconic sport heroes. Dig into the stories of people like Muhammad Ali, Gabby Douglas, and Mia Hamm to create original characters and ensemble pieces. 

Price: $190 Instructor: Jared Mack Ages: 9-12 Level: BEG/INT

Beginning Acting: Focus

Beginning Acting: Focus

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Thursdays, 4:00-6:00pm
Go beyond the basics: use theatre exercises, monologues, and scene study to further develop characters, improve focus, and gain performance technique. This fun and dynamic class will bring out the actor in you!

Price: $190 Instructor: Claire Aldridge Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG/INT

 

Move and Groove

Move and Groove

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Thursdays, 3:15-4:30pm
Explore movement and music to tell stories without words. Learn basic performance skills, imagination, character creation, and creative expression in this playful introduction to physical acting!

Price: $125 Instructor: Molly Gilbert Ages: 4-5 Level: BEG

Beginning Improv

Beginning Improv

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Saturdays, 1:00-3:00pm
Spontaneous acting! Team up to create scenes and characters on the fly. Practice forms and techniques to let go and act in the moment. A laughter-filled class that focuses on skills essential to every performer.

Price: $170 Instructor: Nick Condon Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG

 

Intermediate Improv

Intermediate Improv

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Saturdays, 11:00-1:00pm
Take your improv experience to the next level! Perform a variety of hilarious games, improve comedic timing, and create original characters from class ideas and suggestions. An energy-filled class that teaches skills essential to every actor. Prerequisite: OCT Beginning Improv class or equivalent.

Price: $170 Instructor: Nick Condon Ages: 9-12 Level: INT

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Be Here Now: An Actor's Workout

Be Here Now: An Actor's Workout

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Saturdays, 11:00-1:00pm
Learn to stay ‘in the moment’ when working on scenes and monologues, and translate those skills from stage to film! Students will gain tools for connecting to text and fellow actors through ensemble work, monologue and scene coaching and acting exercises that highlight the importance of being fully present - onstage and off. 

Price: $170 Instructor: Blake Wales Ages: 13+ Level: ALL

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Imagination Station

Imagination Station

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Saturdays, 9:45-11:00am
Choo-choo-choose your own adventure! Let the classroom become your imagination station as you create characters and stories to make an original play. Develop ensemble work, performance skills, and focus.

Price: $105 Instructor: Holly Wigmore Ages: 4-5 Level: BEG

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Young Actor's Workshop (B)

Young Actor's Workshop (B)

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Saturdays, 9:30-11:00am
Discover the possibilities of imagination as you create and perform an original play! An exciting class that teaches focus, collaboration, and storytelling.

Price: $130 Instructor: Emma Stewart Ages: 6-7 Level: BEG

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Musical Theater: Choreography

Musical Theater: Choreography

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Saturdays, 3:00-5:00pm
Modern, Jazz, Broadway, Contemporary, and more! Discover and perform a variety of dance styles and choreography for musical theater. Improve rhythm and character development through movement. All levels of experience welcome. 
Price: $170 Instructor: Kristen Paige Ages: 11-14 Level: ALL

Advanced Improv

Advanced Improv

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Saturdays, 3:00-5:00pm
This class will focus on techniques that will bring your ‘short form’ to new heights as well as learning the essentials for ‘long form’ success. This high energy class is for students seeking a challenge and ready to explore different improv techniques. Prerequisite: 3 or more improv classes or equivalent experience. 

Price: $170 Instructor: Blake Wales Ages: 13+ Level: ADV

The Theatrical Eye II: Embodied Design

The Theatrical Eye II: Embodied Design

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Saturdays, 1:00-3:00pm
This is a class for young directors, designers, actors, and visual artists. Get ready to be challenged as you learn to set the stage and control elements of artistic design. With a focus on architecture and sculptural elements, this class is great for beginners as well as experienced theater artists.

Price: $175 Instructor: Tom Beckett Ages: 12+ Level: ALL

 

Harry Potter (A)

Harry Potter (A)

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Saturdays, 9:00-11:00am
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: $175 Instructor: Sam Reiter Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG

 

Beginning Acting: Foundations

Beginning Acting: Foundations

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Saturdays, 3:00-5:00pm
Ideal for new actors looking for a fun intro to theater! Use games and exercises to explore characters, improv, concentration, voice, and movement. A great first acting class for building skills and confidence.

Price: $170 Instructor: Chelsie Thomas Ages: 7-10 Level: BEG

Dr. Seuss is on the Loose

Dr. Seuss is on the Loose

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Saturdays, 1:00-2:30pm
I am a ham. A ham I am. I am acting here and there. I am acting everywhere! Turn the works of Dr. Seuss into theatrical presentations in this beginner level class for any ham who has been yearning for the stage!

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

This class is sold out. Waitlist only.

Beginning Musical Theater: Foundations

Beginning Musical Theater: Foundations

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Saturdays, 11:00-1:00pm
Love to sing and dance? Then this is the class for you! Discover how exciting musical theater can be as you rehearse and perform an ensemble musical review, featuring songs from Broadway's biggest hits.

Price: $175 Instructor: Kristen Paige Ages: 8-11 Level: BEG

Intermediate Harry Potter: Tales of the Marauders

Intermediate Harry Potter: Tales of the Marauders

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Sundays, 10:00-12:30pm
Dive into the first generation of characters in the beloved series and develop your scene-building and ensemble skills. This class will include intense physicality and character work as well as extensive group writing challenges. Prequisite: OCT Harry Potter class, or equivalent acting and writing experience

Price: $215 Instructor: Sam Reiter Ages: 11-14 Level: INT/ADV

INKWELL: The Playwright's Palette

INKWELL: The Playwright's Palette

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Sundays, 10:30am-1:00pm | Class Dates (Apr 14, 21, May 5, 12, 19)
This Spring, playwrights will be introduced to more specialized skills of the craft. You will learn how to tackle the one-person show, musicals, adaptions from other sources, and how to work collaboratively with performers in a devising process. Prerequisite: previous participation in an Inkwell class during any year.

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

MASTERCLASS: All-Out Dance Audition

MASTERCLASS: All-Out Dance Audition

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Sundays, 1:30-3:30pm | Class Dates (May 5, 12, 19)
This accelerated workshop will teach you to stand out in any audition with confidence. Focusing on Broadway, commercial, and back-up styles, this advanced choreography intensive is not for the faint of heart. 

Price: $100 Instructor: Kemba Shannon Ages: 14+ Level: INT/ADV/YP

ADV/YP IMPROV: Pro Comedy Bootcamp

ADV/YP IMPROV: Pro Comedy Bootcamp

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Sunday, May 19th, 11:00am-8:00pm
This class is perfect for YPs or advanced students who are craving the skills needed to audition and be cast in an improv troupe. Ending in a one-hour showcase for family and friends, this is your opportunity to show what you’ve got and learn a ton in the process. 

Price: $75 Instructor: Blake Wales Ages: 14+ Level: ADV/YP