Workshops

Possible Workshop Descriptions

Scenic Painting

Gain experience in painting techniques, materials, and styles for stage scenery. Please bring your own paint clothes!

Auditioning

Learn tips for how to prepare for auditions in theatre and how to show what you are capable of.

Improv

Play some improvisational games and learn about different styles of improvisation. Be prepared to participate!

Costuming

Costuming establishes characters in so many ways. See examples from past Dordt productions and learn how subtle changes affect the mood of the entire play.

Makeup

Learn basic makeup application techniques to work with stage lighting, characters, and age.

Commedia del'Arte

In this acting class you will explore the stock character types and slap-stick comedy of the Commedia del'Arte.

Stage Combat

Learn basic hand-to-hand stage fighting techniques for safe and convincing theatrical combat.

Musical Theatre

Learn to dance and/or sing to short pieces of well-known musicals, and various stage movement/dancing techniques.  All dancing/singing experience levels can benefit from this workshop!