• YAW Instructor Heidi Dallin encourages a student. Photo credit: Gary Ng.

Gloucester Stage Youth Acting Workshops is a professional training program designed to provide young people with an outlet to nurture their creative potential through developing self-confidence, communication and teamwork skills to use in their daily life as well as introducing them to the skills necessary for professional theater.

The workshops include an introduction to theater basics such as acting techniques, theater games, improvisation, movement, vocal and physical expression,non-verbal communication, character preparation, scene study, storytelling, writing, public speaking and confidence building training. YAW also includes explorations of stagecraft, technical theater, costume design and theater related disciplines including music, magic, puppetry, art, sign language, and film and television production taught by guest artists in collaboration with YAW teacher and director Heidi Dallin. The YAW Summer Session is 2 hours of instruction per week and the YAW Fall and Winter Sessions expand to 4 hours of instruction per week.

Taught by Heidi Dallin2016 YAW

Start Date February 3rd & 4th, 2017 for ages 5-18.

: Ages 5-9 starting Friday, February 3rd to Saturday, March 11th

Fridays from 4-6pm & Saturdays from 1-3pm

TEEN: Ages 10 and up starting Saturday, February 4th to Saturday, March 11th

Saturdays from 11-1pm

Each group will be in session for two hours a week. Heidi Dallin will lead instruction with assistance from guest teachers.

Winter 2017 Tuition

$225 per student

Winter Session 2017 Special Guest Instructors to Include:2016 YAW 2

Sarah Vandewalle: Using Your Voice & How to Make a Play

Lara Jardullo: Costume Design

Heidi Dallin at 978-283-6688 or 978-281-4099 for more information.


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