SUMMER THEATRE TRAINING

AT TATE ACADEMY

 Join us this summer for our popular workshops on the stage of the beautiful Ellen Theatre.

Class sizes will be limited and policies will be implemented to ensure everyone's health and safety.

Please read our COVID-19 policy for complete details. 

June 21st -June 25th
THE ACTOR'S TOOLKIT
FOR STUDENTS ENTERING GRADES 4 - 6

This class will focus on techniques and exercises to stretch the voice, body, and mind.

Scripted material and improvisation will be used to encourage student's development as actors,

and individual coaching will help them gain confidence as performers.

Classes are held Monday - Friday

9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Instructors: Connor Berkompas, Annabella Joy, Malia Ludin

 

Cost: $120

June 28th -July 2nd
THE ACTOR'S TOOLKIT
FOR STUDENTS ENTERING GRADES 6 - 12

This class will focus on developing a solid acting technique as students explore character development, voice and diction, movement, and script analysis. Each student will receive individual feedback and coaching to build on his or her skills.

Classes are held Monday - Friday

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Instructors: Connor Berkompas, Annabella Joy, Mark Kuntz, Malia Ludin

Cost: $245

 This class is currently full. 

To get on the wait list please email tate.academy@outlook.com and we will contact you if a spot becomes available.

July 6th
MUSICAL THEATRE WORKSHOP
FOR STUDENTS ENTERING GRADES 4 & 5

So you want to be in a musical, but do you really know what it takes?  Our one-day workshop will help you learn how to combine acting, singing, and dancing to become the ultimate triple threat. Students will explore musical theatre techniques as they work to create a production number.  This will help students gain a better understanding of the skills that musical theatre requires, and it will help them prepare for future auditions and performances. 

Tuesday, July 6th - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Instructors: Connor Berkompas, Annabella Joy, Malia Ludin

Cost: $55

July 7th
MUSICAL THEATRE WORKSHOP
FOR STUDENTS ENTERING GRADES 6 - 12

So you want to be in a musical, but do you really know what it takes?  Our one-day workshop will help you learn how to combine acting, singing, and dancing to become the ultimate triple threat. Students will explore musical theatre techniques as they work to create a production number.  This will help students gain a better understanding of the skills that musical theatre requires  and prepare them for future auditions and performances.

Wednesday, July 7th - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Instructors: Connor Berkompas, Annabella Joy, Malia Ludin

Cost: $55

July 13th
IMPROV WORKSHOP
FOR STUDENTS ENTERING GRADES 7 - 12

Hone your improvisational skills in this exciting workshop that emphasizes active listening, character building, and following your creative impulses. Students will be encouraged to develop strong ensemble and character work, self-confidence, good communication, and a respect for other performers and their creativity. 

Tuesday, July 13th - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Instructors: Connor Berkompas & Malia Ludin

Cost: $28

July 13th & 15th
VOCAL AUDITION WORKSHOP
FOR STUDENTS ENTERING GRADES 7 - 12

Are you serious about wanting to audition for a musical? Or perhaps you've dreamed about studying  musical theatre in college. This two-day class is designed to help you pursue those goals by preparing you for an audition. We'll review a variety of topics including what to expect, audition etiquette, choosing material, and how to take direction. Each student will perform a song (16-32 bars) of your choosing and receive individualized coaching and feedback to help you connect with your material and prepare for a successful audition experience. On the second day of the workshop students will participate in a mock audition. 

Class size will be restricted to a small number of students.

Tuesday & Thursday - July 13th & 15th

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Instructor: Annabella Joy   Cost: $55

July 19th - July 30th
THE BARD BOOTCAMP
FOR STUDENTS ENTERING GRADES  6 - 12

Our popular Bard Bootcamp returns, giving students the chance to dive into the world of one of the most celebrated playwrights in history: William Shakespeare. This two-week workshop encourages students to unravel Shakespeare's plays with text analysis and breathe life into his characters through

voice, movement, and imagination. In addition, students will be able to expand their acting skills with improvisation, scene work, and more! The class will culminate in an ensemble performance,

in front of an invited audience or on film, depending on the COVID situation.

Classes are held Monday - Friday

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Instructors: Mark Kuntz, Connor Berkompas, Annabella Joy, Malia Ludin

Cost: $435

 *Only 2 spots left!