1-1 Coaching with Giana
Tuesdays & Thursdays June - August
Musical Theater Dance: Students will explore dance through the lens of musical theater. Each class will include embodied practice of warm ups, technique, and choreography designed to serve the needs and interests of each student.
1-1 Coaching with Mitch
Fridays June - August
Acting: Explore character development, monologues and scene work each week. Learn how to connect with and create a character and make big bold acting choices in whatever role you have to play.
1-1 Coaching with Amanda
Mondays & Wednesdays June -August
Vocal Coaching: Students will engage in one-to-one vocal lessons. Learn proper breath support, posture and everything else it takes to sing! Bring your favorite song or expand your repertoire. It's up to you!
Course work developed for each age group. New curriculum each week!
Students in this class will focus on being "in the moment." Actors will engage in games and exercises to hone the skills of presence, mindfulness and relaxation, and building community. Theater is a reflection of life and students will easily transfer these skills to every day situations.
Thursdays starting July 2
Students in this course will work on a variety of scenes and explore storytelling by finding the heart of the character. Targets for this class are to gain confidence, increase verbal and non-verbal communication skills and explore empathy.
ages 8 - Adult
Downloadable content available starting June 15
Don't have time to commit to a full week of classes? Never fear! Musical Theater is here! Each week teaching artist, Giana Blazquez, will release a stand alone lesson featuring songs from the happiest place on Earth! Once downloaded, the video and accompanying lessons are yours to enjoy for all time! These lessons are for the young AND the young at heart!
Reserve your spot today.
Acting & Movement
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Movement is just one way to express your thoughts and feelings as characters in a play. Students will engage their body, enhance their imagination and explore new ways to express themselves through movement.
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Students will explore how to use objects in their very own space to create puppets! Students will learn about how to create their own puppet characters and stories through puppetry building and performance techniques.
Wednesdays starting July 1
Improvisation is a form of theater where everything- the setting, characters, and situations- are made up on the spot. In this class we will learn how to create original characters, practice initiating and sustaining scenes, and build connections with the people we are onstage (or on-screen) with. It will be a chance to meet and connect with new people and enjoy some laughs in a comfortable and supportive environment.
Summer Family Series
Pink Umbrella Theater has always planned on including programming for families. There is no better time than the present to engage everyone in our community!
Calling all Parents, Caregivers & Guardians!
Bi-weekly meetings starting in June.
Pink Pop Up is a space where we can talk, share, and learn together about diverse topics that impact the lives of our children and families. Mary Stone, Pink Umbrella's Director of Accessibility and Inclusion, will facilitate these engaging session and bring her experience in the disability community as a parent, special education teacher, college lecturer, special education family advocate and author.
We have guest speakers lined up and want to hear your ideas for topics to discuss and make this a space filled with learning, connection, and support.
Come join us, as you are, every other week on Zoom!
ages 4-8 + caregiver
Wednesdays in July
An at-home experience delivered to your door! Pink in a Box creates memorable story experiences for students ages 4-8, their parents, and siblings. Families will receive a pink box filled with sensory immersive materials for an engaging exploration of a story, facilitated live through Zoom each week. This class develops social-emotional awareness, breath and mindfulness for relaxation, enhanced bonds between household members, and a sense of kindness, confidence, and community for all participants.