Atlantic Coast Theatre (A.C.T.) Youth

Theatre, Info & Technology, Science, Social Studies

  • Hay Street

Service Description

Orlando, FL based Atlantic Coast Theatre (A.C.T.) For Youth brings quality professional touring theatre to Performing Arts Centers, Schools, Libraries, Museums & Festivals. Since its inception in 1999, Actor/Educators Don Gruel and Noel Holland have given more than 3000 performances for over 650,000 audience members in 19 U.S. States. Each school year, A.C.T. For Youth produces multiple touring productions that are both entertaining and educational. Workshop: Tools of the Actor / Play-Writing / Custom Design (K-8) Hands-on workshops are provided in conjunction with an A.C.T. For Youth performance to further enhance students' understanding of the art of theatre. TOOLS OF THE ACTOR- (Grades K-8) Students learn the basics of performing through hands-on theatre games. A perfect workshop for schools that have upcoming performances! PLAYWRITING- (Grades 4-8) Classes write a short play together, learning the structure and steps in the creative writing process. Individual students are left with the skills and encouragement needed to write their own plays. CUSTOM DESIGNED - (Grades K-8) Actor/Educators will customize a workshop specifically for your students! Tell us what you are working on, and we can make it come to life! Some past workshop topics include: auditioning, movement for theatre, musical theatre,improvisation, stage combat, & conflict/resolution through theatre. Grade Levels K-8 Maximums 30 Students, 1 hour, 4/day Technical Requirements Actors can travel to individual classrooms for workshops. A white-board or chalk-board is needed for Playwriting workshops. Total Fee $276 (with performance only) School Portion $138 (with performance only) References Rebecca Williams, Ashe County Arts Council , 386-846-2787, Gaylen Phillips, Florida Division of Cultural Affairs , 850-245-6482, gaylen.phillips@DOS.MyFlorida Website

Contact Details

  • 301 Hay Street, Fayetteville, NC, USA