Fall Acting Classes

October 14 - December 11

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Winter & Midwinter Break Acting Classes

February 3 - April 7 2020

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Spring Break Acting Camps

April 2020

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Summer Acting Camps

June - August 2020

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CHRISTMAS SHOWCASE
4th-12th grade
Believe it or not, Christmas will be here before you know it, and there’s no better way to get into the holiday spirit than our Christmas Showcase class. Students work together and perform their own Christmas show, finely tuning theatrical skills as they build an ensemble and are inspired to take artistic risks. Each December this class performs for a sold-out audience so you won’t want to miss this year’s show!

SOLD OUT! SESSION 1
Location: United Evangelical Free Church, 1420 NW 80th St
Rehearsal Dates: Mondays, October 14 – December 2, 2019 (7 Class Sessions, No class November 11)                         
Time: 6pm-8:30pm
Cost: $295 

Dress Rehearsal: Monday, December 9, 6pm-8:30pm in Taproot’s Isaac Studio, 208 N 85th St
Performance: Wednesday, December 11, 5pm-7pm in Taproot’s Isaac Studio, 208 N 85th St 

SOLD OUT! SESSION 2
Location: United Evangelical Free Church, 1420 NW 80th St
Rehearsal Dates: Tuesdays, October 15 – December 3, 2019 (7 Class Sessions, No class November 26)                         
Time: 6pm-8:30pm
Cost: $295 

Dress Rehearsal: Tuesday, December 10, 6pm-8:30pm in Taproot’s Isaac Studio, 208 N 85th St

To be added to the waitlists for these sessions please email studio@taproottheatre.org

 

WEEKLY CLASSES FOR STUDENTS MIDWINTER BREAK CAMPS

WINTER YOUTH SHOWCASE
4th-6th grade
Theatre is all about telling a great story. The stronger an ensemble and the more confident the actors, the better the story they can tell. As students work together to put on a production in just nine weeks they’ll be challenged to make bold and detailed character decisions and fully immerse themselves in the world of the play. You won’t want to miss the story they create in their final performance!  so you won’t want to miss this year’s show!

Location: Taproot Theatre’s Jewell Rehearsal Room, 204 N 85th St
Rehearsal Dates: Mondays, February 3 – March 23 (7 Sessions, No class February 17)                         
Time: 6pm-8:30pm | Cost: $325 

First Night On Set: Isaac Studio Theatre, Monday, March 30, 5pm-7pm

Tech Rehearsal: Isaac Studio Theatre, Monday, April 6, 5pm-7pm

Performance: Isaac Studio Theatre, Tuesday, April 7, 5-7pm

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WINTER TEEN SHOWCASE
7th-12th grade
In this nine-week class students will learn what it takes to build an ensemble, craft a show and put on a showcase performance, all under the direction of Taproot Theatre’s professional teachers. Experience isn’t required, but students will need to be at all rehearsals and have their lines memorized by the third week.  Students will be amazed at what they’ve accomplished when it all comes together in the final performance.

Location: United Evangelical Free Church, 1420 NW 80th St
Rehearsal Dates: Mondays, February 3 – March 23 (7 Sessions, No class February 17)                         
Time: 6pm-8:30pm | Cost: $325 

First Night On Set: Isaac Studio Theatre, Monday, March 30, 7pm-9pm

Tech Rehearsal: Isaac Studio Theatre, Monday, April 6, 7pm-9pm

Performance: Isaac Studio Theatre, Tuesday, April 7, 7-9pm

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MIDWINTER BREAK DRAMA QUEST CAMP
Kindergarten-3rd grade
Your child’s imagination provides the script in this class that challenges and excites young children as they learn theatrical terms, play games that reinforce important skills and work together to tell a compelling story. Students will learn about the three tools in an actor’s toolbox: imagination, voice and body. They’ll also experience the wonder of theatre as a team activity as they work together in an environment where empathy and respect are highly valued. See them apply and use all these skills in their end of week performance!

Location: Taproot Theatre’s Isaac Studio Theatre, 208 N 85th St
Dates: Monday-Friday, February 17-21 
Time: 10am-2pm | Cost: $200 (1 week)
Performance: Friday, February 21, 1pm

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MIDWINTER BREAK YOUTH & TEEN SHOWCASE
4th-12th grade
This camp provides all the fun and excitement of putting on a great production in just one week. From auditioning and rehearsing to preparing for a final performance, students will have a great time working together and developing their acting skills. Get ready for an action-packed, fast-paced theatre adventure as students come together to memorize lines, learn stage blocking and go through tech rehearsals just like the professionals. Students will be amazed at what they have accomplished when it all comes together in front of an audience

Location: Taproot Theatre’s Jewell Mainstage Theatre, 204 N 85th St
Dates: Monday-Friday, February 17-21 
Time: 10am-4pm | Cost: $325 (1 week)
Performance: Friday, February 21, 3pm

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2020 Spring Break Acting Camps will be announced in January of 2020. Please check back later for updates.

2020 Summer Acting Camps will be announced January of 2020. Please check back later for updates.

Class Locations

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Taproot Theatre

204 N 85th St
Seattle, WA 98103

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Phinney Ridge Lutheran Church

7500 Greenwood Ave N
Seattle, WA 98103

Church parking lot entrance off of N 75th St

The Pocket Theater

8312 Greenwood Ave N
Seattle, WA 98103

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United Evangelical Free Church

1420 NW 80th St
Seattle, WA 98117

Church parking lot entrance off of Mary Ave NW

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Thank You

Support for Taproot Theatre’s Education & Outreach programming is generously provided by:

 

Margery M. Jones Charitable Trust, Fredric Sjoholm, Trustee
D.V. & Ida J. McEachern Charitable Trust
Horizons Foundation | Dupar Foundation
Moccasin Lake Foundation | University-Ballard Lions Club | Anonymous