PERFORMANCE BLOCK

2021-2022

Stage Acting

2nd-5th Grade Performance Class: The Cheshire Cat

Auditions: Saturday, April 23 from 2:30pm-4:30pm
MANDATORY PARENT ORIENTATION: Saturday, April 23 from 2:30pm-3:00pm

Registration begins Wednesday, Sept 8, 2021

Staging Rehearsals*
April 25-May 20
Monday-Wednesday, 6:00-8:00pm
Cost $200

Technical Rehearsals*
May 23-June 2 
Monday-Thursday, 6:00-8:00pm

Performances*
Friday, June 3 at 7:00pm
Saturday, June 4 at 2:00pm

Pre-Requisites

2nd - 5th Grade: 2 Pre-Requisites

One-Act Performance Block: The Cheshire Cat

MUST take any GRCT CORE Acting Class (20/21 OR 21/22), PLUS one other choice from below:

1 Year of Summer Camp (2021)

Any GRCT CORE Musical Theatre Class (20/21 OR 21/22)

Any GRCT Elective Class (20/21 OR 21/22)

Guided by a professional director, students learn a short play (30 minutes) based on Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland from the perspective of the cunning Cheshire Cat, to be performed on Civic Theatre’s Meijer Majestic Stage for a paying audience as part of the Performance Block Showcase! This class is the perfect way for your child to experience the excitement of performing for a large audience in a warm, nurturing environment.

*Absences from Technical Rehearsals and Performances will not be allowed.  Absences from Staging Rehearsals are highly discouraged and may have an impact on a student’s participation in the program.

Registration can not be done online. Please contact the office to register for Performance Block classes at 616-222-6653.

Registration deadline for the Performance Block is Monday, April 11.

Acting Practice

School Terms:

FALL TERM: 
October 2 – November 11

WINTER TERM:
January 8 – February 17

SPRING TERM:
April 16 – May 26

PERFORMANCE BLOCK:
April 23 - June 5

If you have questions, please call the Education Office at 616-222-6653