Hawaii Theatre’s Student Acting & Apprenticeship Programs
The Hawaii Theatre Young Actors Ensemble (HTYAE)
9th – 12th Graders, ages 13 – 18
Auditions for the 2015 – 2016 Ensemble will be held June 8, July 20 and August 10, all at 4:30pm, onstage at the Hawaii Theatre. For the audition, students should prepare a monologue between 1 and 2 minutes long from any published play. They also should bring contact information for a teacher or director with whom they have recently worked. Students wishing to audition must register ahead of time by calling 791-1323, or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Hawaii Theatre Intermediate Ensemble
7th – 10th Graders, ages 12 to 15
A program designed for O`ahu students age 12 – 15. This acting program is for students who have either taken the Junior Ensemble class or have had some theatre experience and are interested in learning more about performance technique. Led by HTC Education Director Eden Lee Murray, the class includes theatre games, improvisation, as well as an introduction to techniques for character creation and text analysis. Students work with monologues in the fall and short scenes in the spring.
Classes meet Mondays, 4 – 6pm, Sept – April. No audition is necessary, but an informal interview is required for admission. Call 791-1323, or email email@example.com to set up an appointment.
Hawaii Theatre Junior Ensemble
6th – 8th Graders, ages 10 to 12
The Hawaii Theatre Junior Ensemble is an introductory acting program led by HTC education director and Po‘okela Award-winning actress Eden Lee Murray. The program class consists of theatre games, creative dramatics, improvisation and basic acting techniques, with an emphasis on creative collaboration and ensemble-building skills as well as performance. Classes meet Wednesdays, 4 – 5:30pm, Sept – April. No audition is necessary, but an informal interview is required for admission. Call 791-1323, or email firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an appointment.