Weehawken Creative Arts presents a professional theater program by Kathleen O'Mara who is in high demand from coast to coast. This will be an amazing lifetime opportunity to work with nationally known theater teacher Kathleen.
Students will participate in an audition and rehearsal process in this workshop culminating in a fully produced production for the community. Students of all ages enjoy the art of musical theatre through an ensemble based process that promotes the talents of each student. Additional moments and, or characters will be created within the process to ensure that every student has ownership and feels importance with in the performance and in telling the story. Curriculum includes warm ups, ensemble, games, music direction, choreography, blocking and design concepts. This workshop is ideal for new and experienced musical theatre performers, as casting and show content can accommodate every level.
Ages: 6 and up, Location: Montrose Weehawken (Old Uncompahgre Yoga Circle) 310 S 9th St, Montrose, CO 81401, Semester: Fall 2016, Days: Saturday and Sunday afternoons, Begins: October 22nd Times: 1pm to 5pm Performance: November 12th and 13th at Turn of the Century in Montrose. Cost: $200 with an additional $25 show fee (less than $7 an hour).
Kathleen O'Mara Teaching Artist, Producer and Director of Performing Arts since 1992. Known for being dedicated to innovative, story driven staged productions, Kathleen has worked with thousands of students across the nation on hundreds of performance pieces. Historical content, student original works, Musical Theatre, Shakespeare, and Classic Drama, are all based on a background in Educational Theatre Arts, and experience. Kathleen is equally comfortable with small or large casts, novice or experienced actors of all ages. Kathleen's talent for fast-paced process oriented work ties together structure and organizational skills with the freedom of ambitious thought provoking projects. Influenced by her experience in interpersonal acting, transpersonal acting, and ensemble group theatre, Kathleen strives towards a product that tells a story, creating pictures and moments within the scene work. A creative eye and accomplishing visually stunning pictures of character and costume, as well as commitment to ensemble process and the importance of warm ups, theatre games, and a sense of community, has led her to a career of quality productions that tell compelling stories.