Workshops Offered in 2021:

Fall Quarterstaff SPT Course: 

     A full 30 hour course in Quarterstaff culminating in a Skills 

     Proficiency Test with the Society of American Fight Directors.

          Oct. 4th- Dec 6th, Mondays 6:30-9pm

          Cost: $350

          Teacher: CT David Sterritt

     

Introduction to Theatrical Intimacy:

     Learn the basics of the process of staging intimacy in theatrical

     settings. We will cover the basics of the process, the ins and outs of

     consent for performers, a brief staging exercise, and the importance

     of closure practices. The contact planned for exercises may include

     giving a partner a hug, though participation in contact or in any

     exercises is at the discretion of the participant. 

          Oct. 23rd, 10am-2pm

          Cost: $60 or $100 for both Intimacy classes

          Teacher: Dan Granke (Certified Intimacy Director with IDC)

          Assistant: Jessica Bennett (Intimacy Coordinator with IDC)

Structuring and Performing Theatrical Intimacy:

     Building on our first session we will provide a more indepth look at

     communication in process, Breath and sound in story telling, and

     acting intimacy. Planned contact in this workshop may involve

     pressing cheek to cheek, though participation in contact or in any of

     the exercises is at the discretion of the participant. Prior to taking this

     class you should have either taken the intro, or have taken an

     equivalent introduction to intimacy workshop. Equivalency will be

     determined by the instructor.

          Oct. 24th, 10am-2pm

          Cost: $60 or $100 for both Intimacy classes

          Teacher: Dan Granke (Certified Intimacy Director with IDC)

          Assistant: Jessica Bennett (Intimacy Coordinator with IDC)

Musical Theatre Dance Audition Class:

     A class focusing on how to nail the dance portion of an audition.

          Nov. 13th, 10-11:30am

          Cost: $20

          Teacher: Candy McLellan

     

Props and Proprioception:

     Description: Can you touch your nose with your eyes closed? That

     ability is called proprioception. This skill is normally limited to only

     the awareness of our own body. This class will seek to expand the

     performer's proprioceptive ability. Utilizing Filipino martial arts,

     Biomechanics, and juggling techniques, the class will be a dynamic

     exploration of the body/prop relationship. 

          Dec. 4th 10-11:30am

          Cost: $20

          Teacher: CT Jake Guinn

SPR Renewal Day:

     A day for renewals! Come and get your training for the renewals you       need with the SAFD!

          Dec. 4th -Time TBA

          Cost: TBA

          Teacher: CT Samantha McDonald

                          CT Jake Guinn

                          CT David Sterritt

Open Gym:

     This is a period of time we open up our space for movement artists         to create. You can use our space to work on what you need.

          Times: TBA

          Cost: TBA

To Register for any of our workshops, email us at 

atownworkshop@gmail.com

for more information!