THEATRE CLASSES & WORKSHOPS

FALL CLASSES

LIL' KIDS IN THE CAST
MARIA PIZZARELLO 
Grades K–2 | Saturday | 9:00-10:00AM 
Sept. 28 – Nov. 23 | 8 classes 
$225 plus $35 Registration Fee 
Lil’Kids in the Cast is a jam packed hour filled with theatre games, improvisation, storytelling and puppets! Theatre Program Director, Maria Pizzarello uses the fun of theatre making to instill story structure, enhance literacy skills and foster students’ natural creativity. The final class will be a culminating event where students perform for friends and family! 

KYLE LEMAIRE & HALE MCSHARRY
Grades 3–6 | Tuesday | 4:00 – 5:30pm
Sept. 10 – Oct. 29 | 8 classes
$300 plus $35 Registration Fee
Tech & Performance Nov. 1-3
After last year’s sold out performance of Broadway Beat!, Open Arts Alliance is back with a new revue, Regards to Broadway. Young and talented performers will be given the chance to shine in this classic Broadway style production. To sign up for an audition slot, email Maria@darienarts.org.

MIDDLE SCHOOL THEATRE MAKERS
MARIA PIZZARELLO
Grades 6–8 | Thursday | 5:30-7:00PM
Sept. 26 – Dec. 19 | 11 classes
$375 plus $35 Registration Fee
No classes on Oct 31 & Nov 28
Middle schoolers take the lead in this 11 week collaboration that will culminate in a student driven production. Young artists will collaborate to develop a script, design costumes and props, promote and perform their very own play. Students will get a taste of what it is like to work together as a theatre company, assuming the roles of director, designer, writer and actor. Their culminating event will be performed for family, friends and theatre-goers on December 19.