Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce a comprehensive program of fall education workshops and classes starting in September and continuing through November, with a focus on writing, acting and actor, public speaking and more. Classes are weekly and will take place live and in person at the Bay Street Theater, and online through Zoom, and are available for children ages 7-13 and others for adults. The price of the workshops ranges from $ 200 to $ 300 for sessions of six or eight weeks. Registration is now available and can be purchased online at baystreet.org or by contacting the Director of Education and Community Outreach, Allen O’Reilly, To [email protected].
Fall classes at Bay Street Theater include two 8-week theater workshops for kids ages 7-13, including the Music Theater for Kids! with Bethany Dellapolla; and Shakescène! A Midsummer Night’s Dream with Teresa DeBerry. In-person classes for adults include Speaking With Influence: How to Identify, Reinforce and Nurture Your Voice with Arielle Haller-Silverstone; The Basics of Singing Workshop II with Amanda jones; and Improvisation Just for Laughs with Scott baker. Adult classes include an eight-week online creative writing workshop, Writing with Wade with Wade dooley.
The Basics of Song II
Tuesdays, September 28 to November 2, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The Basics of Singing II is designed for those who have always wanted to improve their singing but don’t know where to start, as well as those who may have taken The Basics of Singing course earlier this year or can have a degree to live. Participants will learn how to start the walnut soup singing process and after this workshop they will feel more confident in their abilities and more eager to embark on new singing adventures! Directed by Amanda jones.
Shakescène! A Midsummer Night’s dream !
Wednesdays, September 29 to November 17, 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Children from 7 to 13 years old.
In this performance course, participants will rehearse and perform an abridged version of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream! In addition to learning Shakespeare’s text and the Elizabethan era he wrote in, students will be exposed to a variety of fun activities to deepen their understanding of the bard and her world, including stage combat, the song and dance, and the ever popular Shakespearean Insult Game! Taught by Teresa DeBerry.
Improvisation Just for Laughs
Wednesdays, September 29 to November 17, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
You don’t have to be funny to take this course. Be open to fun and let us teach you the rest! Join the master of improvisation Scott baker and learn short form improvisation and character development techniques. Participants will have fun gaining confidence in all the situations that life throws at you as well as on stage. Students will have the opportunity to impress their friends and family with everything they have learned by inviting them to watch the last day of class!