Exclusive theatre workshops for middle-school students (grades 6–8)
Got the theatre bug? You’re not the only one! Join us for this series of exploratory workshops, and learn from theatre professionals how all the magic happens at Berkeley Rep.
Register for your favorites at just $10 per workshop!
13–14 Season Sneak Peek Workshops
December 8, 2013: Sketch and Design
Black suit with a bowtie, or ball gown with heels? You decide: sketch your own original costume design, and then select the fabric you would use to make your vision a reality.
January 5, 2014: Young Playwright’s Lab
To be or not to be—written by you! Learn how to turn your most imaginative ideas into written works of art, including how to structure your stories into dialogue made for the stage.
February 2, 2014: Designing the Stage
See for yourself why designing for the theatre is a collaborative artform! Develop your own design concept for a play with the help of a professional production designer.
March 2, 2014: Lights Up
Let there be light! Ever look up and count the number of lights hanging in the theatre? Learn how many there are, and what they’re all used for, in this illuminating workshop.
April 6, 2014: Puppet Play
There’s so much more to puppetry than meets the eye. Build your own puppet and learn how to animate the inanimate, as performers have been doing for centuries.
May 4, 2014: Creating Characters through Makeup
It’s not just glitter and gloss; make-up can transform an actor into a character with a completely different appearance. Discover the various techniques used to create characters through the artistry of stage makeup.
All events are on Sunday afternoons from 1–3pm at Berkeley Rep School of Theatre—2071 Addison St, Berkeley, CA 94704.
Advance registration is required to participate in Sneak Peek events.
Email us or call 510 647–2974 for more info.
School of Theatre major sponsors
The Woodlawn Foundation