Tuesdays, October 10 - December 5, 2017
(Ages 7-9) 4:30 - 6:00 pm
Musical Theatre will return as a camp. In the meantime Theatre Direct is offering a fabulous drama program. Theatre Direct's Drama School in Association with the MNjcc. An active, engaging creative workout for young people that encourages collaboration, cooperation, and imagination.
Participants will learn valuable skills through drama games, improvisation, creative movement, and storytelling in all its theatrical forms! An informal sharing of the group's discoveries takes place on the final day.
Overseen by Artistic Director Lynda Hill and led by an experienced professional theatre artist from Theatre Direct's Education Team.
Jessica is an actor, artist educator, independent theatre producer and mother of two. She has performed on stages from Vancouver to Fredericton and New York City to Los Angeles and has worked with such companies as Canadian Stage, Young People’s Theatre, Theatre Passe Muraille, Studio 180, Acting Up Stage, Citadel, Theatre New Brunswick, Theatreworks/USA, Thousand Islands Playhouse, Project: Humanity and many more. For nearly 15 years Jessica has been a Core Artistic Team member and Head of education and community outreach for Studio 180 Theatre. Jessica is proud to sit on Theatre Direct’s Wee Festival advisory board and is excited to be joining the company as an artist educator. She is currently the outreach coordinator for CHILD-ISH, a verbatim play being created by Sunny Drake, and later this season Jessica will perform in King Charles III (Mirvish/Studio 180) and Mikveh (Harold Green Jewish Theatre).