Theatre Class Series

NEW! Introduction to Theatre (16 Hours)

Gain a broad-based introduction to the various elements of theater including interpretation
of plays, understanding of the various elements of a play in production, and survey of
theater history and the development of the dramatic form.

 

For more information about this class call the Yancey Learning Center at 828.682.7315.

 

NEW! Introduction to Theatrical Costume (16 Hours)

Learn costume history, design, and basic construction techniques as an introduction to basic theatrical costuming. Fabrics and their various uses will be investigated. No sewing required.

 

For more information about this class call the Yancey Learning Center at 828.682.7315.

 

NEW! Basic Acting (16 Hours)

Have a passion for acting? Improve your skills by learning to focus on concentration, relaxation, imagination, observation, communication, sensory awareness.

For more information about this class call the Yancey Learning Center at 828.682.7315.

 

NEW! Capture Your Student’s Attention: Performance Skills for the Classroom (16 Hours)
This theatre course empowers the education student with various theatrical performance skills to captivate students and creatively convey information. Lessons involve the use of physical and vocal animation and enthusiasm, humor, imaginative use of space, storytelling, role-playing, props, suspense, and surprise. Note: This course is intended for students preparing to be teachers.

For more information about this class call the Yancey Learning Center at 828.682.7315.

 

NEW! Calling All Actors: How to Audition (24 Hours)

Learn the basic skills needed to complete a successful audition. Topics include interviews, professional pictures, and resumes, audition monologues, finding an agent or manager, and cold readings.

For more information about this class call the Yancey Learning Center at 828.682.7315.

 

NEW! Think on Your Feet Introduction to Improv (12 Hours)

Interested in improv, but don’t know where to start? In this exciting class get a taste of the games, exercises, and basic philosophies that will be sure to get you on your feet. Come with an open mind and a “yes and…” attitude.

For more information about this class call the Yancey Learning Center at 828.682.7315.

 

NEW! Stage Makeup (15 Hours)

Learn the art of makeup for the stage. Examine the depth, highlight, and character makeup. A supply list will be provided upon registration.

For more information about this class call the Yancey Learning Center at 828.682.7315.

 

NEW! Introduction to Circus Arts(16 Hours)

Join us to learn how the circus is for everybody! Explore the dark circus history, multiple apparatus, and their applications as well as moving and shaking in physical exploration. This class is a fusion of knowledge and physical exploration. Please bring a pen and notebook as well as dress prepared to move. No skill set required, just the will to gain confidence and love for this newfound art.

 

For more information about this class call the Yancey Learning Center at 828.682.7315.