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224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States

January 2019

Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

January 12 @ 10:00 am - March 9 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

January 19 @ 10:00 am - March 16 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

January 26 @ 10:00 am - March 23 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

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February 2019

Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

February 2 @ 10:00 am - March 30 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

February 9 @ 10:00 am - April 6 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

February 16 @ 10:00 am - April 13 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

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Intro to Improv for Adults – Winter 2019

February 18 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 11, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
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$240

Whether you dream of performing, want to be a better public speaker, or you just want to impress your friends at the next cocktail party, Introduction to Improvisation is for you. Classes begin on Monday, January 28th. Learn the basics of improvisational theater and have fun doing it. Discover how to actively listen, create stories, and to avoid common thoughts and communication patterns. This class will focus on the fundamental principles of improvisation with emphasis on scene building skills and having fun. Maximum 14 students, ages 18 and up  Classes will be held at The 224 EcoCenter, 224 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT 06105 Jan 28, Feb 4, 11, 18, 25, Mar 4, Mar 11 Time: 7:00-10:00pm Cost of semester - $240 For more information, call the Box Office at 860-523-5900.

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Comedy/Improv (Grades 3-8)

February 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until February 27, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

A team (director/clowning instructor) will teach this special 5 week class for students who love to improv, tell jokes, and act out comedic characters! Students will participate in Improvisation exercises, and build their skills to create their own characters and scenes. Students will often be given vague scenarios to complete utilizing only their creative skills and knowledge of improvisation. Students will learn how to be able to say "YES" in any improvisational situation. Family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present their hilarious creations! Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students have prior acting experience, or are currently enrolled in our YOUNG ACTORS class or the ACTOR PERFORMANCE TRAINING PROGRAM.

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Young Actors (Grades 3-5)

February 20 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 13, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Young Actors will allow upper elementary students their own space to explore acting in Improvisation, Scenes, and New Plays. Starting with ensemble building activities, students will work to improve their performance technique as a group, in partners and individually. Classic Improvisation games will have these students having fun on stage and saying "Yes, And!" , while script work will allow them to make strong choices as characters within a story. Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOW for a full year to register for this class.

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Actor Performance Training Program (Grades 6-8)

February 21 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is for middle school students who are interested in improving their acting and performance technique. This class will be broken into three units to allow for in-depth study of various acting topics. Students will first study improvisation and ensemble building, then will move on to an in-depth study of creating a character using techniques for voice and body. For the final unit, students will be asked to incorporate what they have learned throughout the year into a devised theatre piece. The program will conclude with a showcase where they perform their original ensemble-generated performance. Prerequisite: This class is for fifth graders who have already taken a Playhouse on Park acting class and have permission from the instructor, plus all sixth through eighth grade students.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

February 23 @ 10:00 am - April 20 @ 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

Find out more »

Creative Kids (Grades K -2)

February 25 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW.

Find out more »

Puttin On A Show (Grades 1-3)

February 25 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and a performance utilizing the fundamentals that our students have previously gained from the CREATIVE KIDS class. Children will continue to study theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be included. By the end of the class, students should be using their bodies and voices to create characters. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! Possible Themes: To Be Announced! Shhh! It’s a secret! Prerequisite: Students must have taken CREATIVE KIDS for a full year to register for this class.

Find out more »

Intro to Improv for Adults – Winter 2019

February 25 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 11, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$240

Whether you dream of performing, want to be a better public speaker, or you just want to impress your friends at the next cocktail party, Introduction to Improvisation is for you. Classes begin on Monday, January 28th. Learn the basics of improvisational theater and have fun doing it. Discover how to actively listen, create stories, and to avoid common thoughts and communication patterns. This class will focus on the fundamental principles of improvisation with emphasis on scene building skills and having fun. Maximum 14 students, ages 18 and up  Classes will be held at The 224 EcoCenter, 224 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT 06105 Jan 28, Feb 4, 11, 18, 25, Mar 4, Mar 11 Time: 7:00-10:00pm Cost of semester - $240 For more information, call the Box Office at 860-523-5900.

Find out more »

Comedy/Improv (Grades 3-8)

February 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until February 27, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

A team (director/clowning instructor) will teach this special 5 week class for students who love to improv, tell jokes, and act out comedic characters! Students will participate in Improvisation exercises, and build their skills to create their own characters and scenes. Students will often be given vague scenarios to complete utilizing only their creative skills and knowledge of improvisation. Students will learn how to be able to say "YES" in any improvisational situation. Family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present their hilarious creations! Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students have prior acting experience, or are currently enrolled in our YOUNG ACTORS class or the ACTOR PERFORMANCE TRAINING PROGRAM.

Find out more »

Young Actors (Grades 3-5)

February 27 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 13, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Young Actors will allow upper elementary students their own space to explore acting in Improvisation, Scenes, and New Plays. Starting with ensemble building activities, students will work to improve their performance technique as a group, in partners and individually. Classic Improvisation games will have these students having fun on stage and saying "Yes, And!" , while script work will allow them to make strong choices as characters within a story. Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOW for a full year to register for this class.

Find out more »

Actor Performance Training Program (Grades 6-8)

February 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is for middle school students who are interested in improving their acting and performance technique. This class will be broken into three units to allow for in-depth study of various acting topics. Students will first study improvisation and ensemble building, then will move on to an in-depth study of creating a character using techniques for voice and body. For the final unit, students will be asked to incorporate what they have learned throughout the year into a devised theatre piece. The program will conclude with a showcase where they perform their original ensemble-generated performance. Prerequisite: This class is for fifth graders who have already taken a Playhouse on Park acting class and have permission from the instructor, plus all sixth through eighth grade students.

Find out more »

March 2019

Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

March 2 @ 10:00 am - April 27 @ 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

Find out more »

Creative Kids (Grades K -2)

March 4 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW.

Find out more »

Puttin On A Show (Grades 1-3)

March 4 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and a performance utilizing the fundamentals that our students have previously gained from the CREATIVE KIDS class. Children will continue to study theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be included. By the end of the class, students should be using their bodies and voices to create characters. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! Possible Themes: To Be Announced! Shhh! It’s a secret! Prerequisite: Students must have taken CREATIVE KIDS for a full year to register for this class.

Find out more »

Intro to Improv for Adults – Winter 2019

March 4 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 11, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$240

Whether you dream of performing, want to be a better public speaker, or you just want to impress your friends at the next cocktail party, Introduction to Improvisation is for you. Classes begin on Monday, January 28th. Learn the basics of improvisational theater and have fun doing it. Discover how to actively listen, create stories, and to avoid common thoughts and communication patterns. This class will focus on the fundamental principles of improvisation with emphasis on scene building skills and having fun. Maximum 14 students, ages 18 and up  Classes will be held at The 224 EcoCenter, 224 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT 06105 Jan 28, Feb 4, 11, 18, 25, Mar 4, Mar 11 Time: 7:00-10:00pm Cost of semester - $240 For more information, call the Box Office at 860-523-5900.

Find out more »

Young Actors (Grades 3-5)

March 6 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 13, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Young Actors will allow upper elementary students their own space to explore acting in Improvisation, Scenes, and New Plays. Starting with ensemble building activities, students will work to improve their performance technique as a group, in partners and individually. Classic Improvisation games will have these students having fun on stage and saying "Yes, And!" , while script work will allow them to make strong choices as characters within a story. Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOW for a full year to register for this class.

Find out more »

Actor Performance Training Program (Grades 6-8)

March 7 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is for middle school students who are interested in improving their acting and performance technique. This class will be broken into three units to allow for in-depth study of various acting topics. Students will first study improvisation and ensemble building, then will move on to an in-depth study of creating a character using techniques for voice and body. For the final unit, students will be asked to incorporate what they have learned throughout the year into a devised theatre piece. The program will conclude with a showcase where they perform their original ensemble-generated performance. Prerequisite: This class is for fifth graders who have already taken a Playhouse on Park acting class and have permission from the instructor, plus all sixth through eighth grade students.

Find out more »

Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

March 9 @ 10:00 am - May 4 @ 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

Find out more »

Creative Kids (Grades K -2)

March 11 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW.

Find out more »

Puttin On A Show (Grades 1-3)

March 11 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and a performance utilizing the fundamentals that our students have previously gained from the CREATIVE KIDS class. Children will continue to study theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be included. By the end of the class, students should be using their bodies and voices to create characters. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! Possible Themes: To Be Announced! Shhh! It’s a secret! Prerequisite: Students must have taken CREATIVE KIDS for a full year to register for this class.

Find out more »

Intro to Improv for Adults – Winter 2019

March 11 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 11, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
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$240

Whether you dream of performing, want to be a better public speaker, or you just want to impress your friends at the next cocktail party, Introduction to Improvisation is for you. Classes begin on Monday, January 28th. Learn the basics of improvisational theater and have fun doing it. Discover how to actively listen, create stories, and to avoid common thoughts and communication patterns. This class will focus on the fundamental principles of improvisation with emphasis on scene building skills and having fun. Maximum 14 students, ages 18 and up  Classes will be held at The 224 EcoCenter, 224 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT 06105 Jan 28, Feb 4, 11, 18, 25, Mar 4, Mar 11 Time: 7:00-10:00pm Cost of semester - $240 For more information, call the Box Office at 860-523-5900.

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Young Actors (Grades 3-5)

March 13 @ 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 13, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Young Actors will allow upper elementary students their own space to explore acting in Improvisation, Scenes, and New Plays. Starting with ensemble building activities, students will work to improve their performance technique as a group, in partners and individually. Classic Improvisation games will have these students having fun on stage and saying "Yes, And!" , while script work will allow them to make strong choices as characters within a story. Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOW for a full year to register for this class.

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Actor Performance Training Program (Grades 6-8)

March 14 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 14, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
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$135

This class is for middle school students who are interested in improving their acting and performance technique. This class will be broken into three units to allow for in-depth study of various acting topics. Students will first study improvisation and ensemble building, then will move on to an in-depth study of creating a character using techniques for voice and body. For the final unit, students will be asked to incorporate what they have learned throughout the year into a devised theatre piece. The program will conclude with a showcase where they perform their original ensemble-generated performance. Prerequisite: This class is for fifth graders who have already taken a Playhouse on Park acting class and have permission from the instructor, plus all sixth through eighth grade students.

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Creative Kids (Grades K -2)

March 18 @ 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW.

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Puttin On A Show (Grades 1-3)

March 18 @ 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and a performance utilizing the fundamentals that our students have previously gained from the CREATIVE KIDS class. Children will continue to study theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be included. By the end of the class, students should be using their bodies and voices to create characters. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! Possible Themes: To Be Announced! Shhh! It’s a secret! Prerequisite: Students must have taken CREATIVE KIDS for a full year to register for this class.

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Creative Kids (Grades K -2)

March 25 @ 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW.

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Puttin On A Show (Grades 1-3)

March 25 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and a performance utilizing the fundamentals that our students have previously gained from the CREATIVE KIDS class. Children will continue to study theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be included. By the end of the class, students should be using their bodies and voices to create characters. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! Possible Themes: To Be Announced! Shhh! It’s a secret! Prerequisite: Students must have taken CREATIVE KIDS for a full year to register for this class.

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April 2019

Creative Kids (K-2)

April 15 @ 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW.

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Puttin On A Show (Grades 1-3)

April 15 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and a performance utilizing the fundamentals that our students have previously gained from the CREATIVE KIDS class. Children will continue to study theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be included. By the end of the class, students should be using their bodies and voices to create characters. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! Possible Themes: To Be Announced! Shhh! It’s a secret! Prerequisite: Students must have taken CREATIVE KIDS for a full year to register for this class.

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Young Actors (Grades 3-5)

April 17 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 12, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Young Actors will allow upper elementary students their own space to explore acting in Improvisation, Scenes, and New Plays. Starting with ensemble building activities, students will work to improve their performance technique as a group, in partners and individually. Classic Improvisation games will have these students having fun on stage and saying "Yes, And!" , while script work will allow them to make strong choices as characters within a story. Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOW for a full year to register for this class.

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Actor Performance Training Program

April 18 @ 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 13, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is for middle school students who are interested in improving their acting and performance technique. This class will be broken into three units to allow for in-depth study of various acting topics. Students will first study improvisation and ensemble building, then will move on to an in-depth study of creating a character using techniques for voice and body. For the final unit, students will be asked to incorporate what they have learned throughout the year into a devised theatre piece. The program will conclude with a showcase where they perform their original ensemble-generated performance. Prerequisite: This class is for fifth graders who have already taken a Playhouse on Park acting class and have permission from the instructor, plus all sixth through eighth grade students.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

April 20 @ 10:00 am - June 15 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 15, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

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Creative Kids (K-2)

April 22 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW.

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Puttin On A Show (Grades 1-3)

April 22 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and a performance utilizing the fundamentals that our students have previously gained from the CREATIVE KIDS class. Children will continue to study theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be included. By the end of the class, students should be using their bodies and voices to create characters. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! Possible Themes: To Be Announced! Shhh! It’s a secret! Prerequisite: Students must have taken CREATIVE KIDS for a full year to register for this class.

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Young Actors (Grades 3-5)

April 24 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 12, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Young Actors will allow upper elementary students their own space to explore acting in Improvisation, Scenes, and New Plays. Starting with ensemble building activities, students will work to improve their performance technique as a group, in partners and individually. Classic Improvisation games will have these students having fun on stage and saying "Yes, And!" , while script work will allow them to make strong choices as characters within a story. Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOW for a full year to register for this class.

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Actor Performance Training Program

April 25 @ 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 13, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is for middle school students who are interested in improving their acting and performance technique. This class will be broken into three units to allow for in-depth study of various acting topics. Students will first study improvisation and ensemble building, then will move on to an in-depth study of creating a character using techniques for voice and body. For the final unit, students will be asked to incorporate what they have learned throughout the year into a devised theatre piece. The program will conclude with a showcase where they perform their original ensemble-generated performance. Prerequisite: This class is for fifth graders who have already taken a Playhouse on Park acting class and have permission from the instructor, plus all sixth through eighth grade students.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

April 27 @ 10:00 am - June 22 @ 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 15, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

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Creative Kids (K-2)

April 29 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW.

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Puttin On A Show (Grades 1-3)

April 29 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and a performance utilizing the fundamentals that our students have previously gained from the CREATIVE KIDS class. Children will continue to study theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be included. By the end of the class, students should be using their bodies and voices to create characters. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! Possible Themes: To Be Announced! Shhh! It’s a secret! Prerequisite: Students must have taken CREATIVE KIDS for a full year to register for this class.

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May 2019

Young Actors (Grades 3-5)

May 1 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 12, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Young Actors will allow upper elementary students their own space to explore acting in Improvisation, Scenes, and New Plays. Starting with ensemble building activities, students will work to improve their performance technique as a group, in partners and individually. Classic Improvisation games will have these students having fun on stage and saying "Yes, And!" , while script work will allow them to make strong choices as characters within a story. Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOW for a full year to register for this class.

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Actor Performance Training Program

May 2 @ 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 13, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is for middle school students who are interested in improving their acting and performance technique. This class will be broken into three units to allow for in-depth study of various acting topics. Students will first study improvisation and ensemble building, then will move on to an in-depth study of creating a character using techniques for voice and body. For the final unit, students will be asked to incorporate what they have learned throughout the year into a devised theatre piece. The program will conclude with a showcase where they perform their original ensemble-generated performance. Prerequisite: This class is for fifth graders who have already taken a Playhouse on Park acting class and have permission from the instructor, plus all sixth through eighth grade students.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

May 4 @ 10:00 am - June 29 @ 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 15, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

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Creative Kids (K-2)

May 6 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW.

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Puttin On A Show (Grades 1-3)

May 6 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and a performance utilizing the fundamentals that our students have previously gained from the CREATIVE KIDS class. Children will continue to study theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be included. By the end of the class, students should be using their bodies and voices to create characters. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! Possible Themes: To Be Announced! Shhh! It’s a secret! Prerequisite: Students must have taken CREATIVE KIDS for a full year to register for this class.

Find out more »

Young Actors (Grades 3-5)

May 8 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 12, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Young Actors will allow upper elementary students their own space to explore acting in Improvisation, Scenes, and New Plays. Starting with ensemble building activities, students will work to improve their performance technique as a group, in partners and individually. Classic Improvisation games will have these students having fun on stage and saying "Yes, And!" , while script work will allow them to make strong choices as characters within a story. Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOW for a full year to register for this class.

Find out more »

Actor Performance Training Program

May 9 @ 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 13, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is for middle school students who are interested in improving their acting and performance technique. This class will be broken into three units to allow for in-depth study of various acting topics. Students will first study improvisation and ensemble building, then will move on to an in-depth study of creating a character using techniques for voice and body. For the final unit, students will be asked to incorporate what they have learned throughout the year into a devised theatre piece. The program will conclude with a showcase where they perform their original ensemble-generated performance. Prerequisite: This class is for fifth graders who have already taken a Playhouse on Park acting class and have permission from the instructor, plus all sixth through eighth grade students.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

May 11 @ 10:00 am - July 6 @ 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 15, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

Find out more »

Creative Kids (K-2)

May 13 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW.

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Puttin On A Show (Grades 1-3)

May 13 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and a performance utilizing the fundamentals that our students have previously gained from the CREATIVE KIDS class. Children will continue to study theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be included. By the end of the class, students should be using their bodies and voices to create characters. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! Possible Themes: To Be Announced! Shhh! It’s a secret! Prerequisite: Students must have taken CREATIVE KIDS for a full year to register for this class.

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Young Actors (Grades 3-5)

May 15 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 12, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Young Actors will allow upper elementary students their own space to explore acting in Improvisation, Scenes, and New Plays. Starting with ensemble building activities, students will work to improve their performance technique as a group, in partners and individually. Classic Improvisation games will have these students having fun on stage and saying "Yes, And!" , while script work will allow them to make strong choices as characters within a story. Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOW for a full year to register for this class.

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Actor Performance Training Program

May 16 @ 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 13, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is for middle school students who are interested in improving their acting and performance technique. This class will be broken into three units to allow for in-depth study of various acting topics. Students will first study improvisation and ensemble building, then will move on to an in-depth study of creating a character using techniques for voice and body. For the final unit, students will be asked to incorporate what they have learned throughout the year into a devised theatre piece. The program will conclude with a showcase where they perform their original ensemble-generated performance. Prerequisite: This class is for fifth graders who have already taken a Playhouse on Park acting class and have permission from the instructor, plus all sixth through eighth grade students.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

May 18 @ 10:00 am - July 13 @ 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 15, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

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Creative Kids (K-2)

May 20 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW.

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Puttin On A Show (Grades 1-3)

May 20 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and a performance utilizing the fundamentals that our students have previously gained from the CREATIVE KIDS class. Children will continue to study theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be included. By the end of the class, students should be using their bodies and voices to create characters. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! Possible Themes: To Be Announced! Shhh! It’s a secret! Prerequisite: Students must have taken CREATIVE KIDS for a full year to register for this class.

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Young Actors (Grades 3-5)

May 22 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 12, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Young Actors will allow upper elementary students their own space to explore acting in Improvisation, Scenes, and New Plays. Starting with ensemble building activities, students will work to improve their performance technique as a group, in partners and individually. Classic Improvisation games will have these students having fun on stage and saying "Yes, And!" , while script work will allow them to make strong choices as characters within a story. Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOW for a full year to register for this class.

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Actor Performance Training Program

May 23 @ 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 13, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is for middle school students who are interested in improving their acting and performance technique. This class will be broken into three units to allow for in-depth study of various acting topics. Students will first study improvisation and ensemble building, then will move on to an in-depth study of creating a character using techniques for voice and body. For the final unit, students will be asked to incorporate what they have learned throughout the year into a devised theatre piece. The program will conclude with a showcase where they perform their original ensemble-generated performance. Prerequisite: This class is for fifth graders who have already taken a Playhouse on Park acting class and have permission from the instructor, plus all sixth through eighth grade students.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

May 25 @ 10:00 am - July 20 @ 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 15, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

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Young Actors (Grades 3-5)

May 29 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 12, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Young Actors will allow upper elementary students their own space to explore acting in Improvisation, Scenes, and New Plays. Starting with ensemble building activities, students will work to improve their performance technique as a group, in partners and individually. Classic Improvisation games will have these students having fun on stage and saying "Yes, And!" , while script work will allow them to make strong choices as characters within a story. Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOW for a full year to register for this class.

Find out more »

Actor Performance Training Program

May 30 @ 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 13, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is for middle school students who are interested in improving their acting and performance technique. This class will be broken into three units to allow for in-depth study of various acting topics. Students will first study improvisation and ensemble building, then will move on to an in-depth study of creating a character using techniques for voice and body. For the final unit, students will be asked to incorporate what they have learned throughout the year into a devised theatre piece. The program will conclude with a showcase where they perform their original ensemble-generated performance. Prerequisite: This class is for fifth graders who have already taken a Playhouse on Park acting class and have permission from the instructor, plus all sixth through eighth grade students.

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June 2019

Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

June 1 @ 10:00 am - July 27 @ 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 15, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

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Creative Kids (K-2)

June 3 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW.

Find out more »

Puttin On A Show (Grades 1-3)

June 3 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and a performance utilizing the fundamentals that our students have previously gained from the CREATIVE KIDS class. Children will continue to study theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be included. By the end of the class, students should be using their bodies and voices to create characters. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! Possible Themes: To Be Announced! Shhh! It’s a secret! Prerequisite: Students must have taken CREATIVE KIDS for a full year to register for this class.

Find out more »

Young Actors (Grades 3-5)

June 5 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 12, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Young Actors will allow upper elementary students their own space to explore acting in Improvisation, Scenes, and New Plays. Starting with ensemble building activities, students will work to improve their performance technique as a group, in partners and individually. Classic Improvisation games will have these students having fun on stage and saying "Yes, And!" , while script work will allow them to make strong choices as characters within a story. Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOW for a full year to register for this class.

Find out more »

Actor Performance Training Program

June 6 @ 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 13, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is for middle school students who are interested in improving their acting and performance technique. This class will be broken into three units to allow for in-depth study of various acting topics. Students will first study improvisation and ensemble building, then will move on to an in-depth study of creating a character using techniques for voice and body. For the final unit, students will be asked to incorporate what they have learned throughout the year into a devised theatre piece. The program will conclude with a showcase where they perform their original ensemble-generated performance. Prerequisite: This class is for fifth graders who have already taken a Playhouse on Park acting class and have permission from the instructor, plus all sixth through eighth grade students.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

June 8 @ 10:00 am - August 3 @ 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 15, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

Find out more »

Creative Kids (K-2)

June 10 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW.

Find out more »

Puttin On A Show (Grades 1-3)

June 10 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and a performance utilizing the fundamentals that our students have previously gained from the CREATIVE KIDS class. Children will continue to study theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be included. By the end of the class, students should be using their bodies and voices to create characters. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! Possible Themes: To Be Announced! Shhh! It’s a secret! Prerequisite: Students must have taken CREATIVE KIDS for a full year to register for this class.

Find out more »

Young Actors (Grades 3-5)

June 12 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 12, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Young Actors will allow upper elementary students their own space to explore acting in Improvisation, Scenes, and New Plays. Starting with ensemble building activities, students will work to improve their performance technique as a group, in partners and individually. Classic Improvisation games will have these students having fun on stage and saying "Yes, And!" , while script work will allow them to make strong choices as characters within a story. Prerequisite: It is strongly encouraged that students take PUTTIN ON A SHOW for a full year to register for this class.

Find out more »

Actor Performance Training Program

June 13 @ 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 13, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is for middle school students who are interested in improving their acting and performance technique. This class will be broken into three units to allow for in-depth study of various acting topics. Students will first study improvisation and ensemble building, then will move on to an in-depth study of creating a character using techniques for voice and body. For the final unit, students will be asked to incorporate what they have learned throughout the year into a devised theatre piece. The program will conclude with a showcase where they perform their original ensemble-generated performance. Prerequisite: This class is for fifth graders who have already taken a Playhouse on Park acting class and have permission from the instructor, plus all sixth through eighth grade students.

Find out more »

Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

June 15 @ 10:00 am - August 10 @ 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 15, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW. Fee: $135. There is a once a year additional $15 registration fee.   Discount:Register and pay for all 3 sessions now and save 10%. We do offer a 10% sibling discount.

Find out more »

Creative Kids (K-2)

June 17 @ 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on a final performance, family and friends are invited to the last class to see students present a short script/ share day. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! This class will cover: characters, emotions, tableau, props, setting, stage directions, pantomime, musicals, and themes. Possible Themes: Superhero’s, Under the Sea, Rockstars, Dr. Seuss, etc. Student Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled or have completed Kindergarten to register this class. Class Prerequisite: None! Note: It is strongly encouraged that you take this course for a full year before moving to the next class: PUTTIN ON A SHOW.

Find out more »

Puttin On A Show (Grades 1-3)

June 17 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, repeating until June 17, 2019

The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
+ Google Map
$135

This class is geared more towards the process of putting together a script and a performance utilizing the fundamentals that our students have previously gained from the CREATIVE KIDS class. Children will continue to study theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be included. By the end of the class, students should be using their bodies and voices to create characters. Each session will have a theme. Themes will be announced during the first day of class! Possible Themes: To Be Announced! Shhh! It’s a secret! Prerequisite: Students must have taken CREATIVE KIDS for a full year to register for this class.

Find out more »
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