Kelsey Kids PLAYSHOPS
SATURDAY MORNING CREATIVE THEATRE WORKSHOPS FOR GRADES K-8
Kelsey Kids Playshops are held in conjunction with Youth Stages under the supervision of its founder, Jean Prall Rosolino. Ms. Rosolino, who received her MA in Educational Theatre from NYU, founded Youth Stages in 1996 to provide high quality participatory drama and theatre programs to area youth. From 1987-1995 she was the Education Director of Creative Theatre. Jean also conducts drama classes for Princeton Day School, Montgomery Recreation Department, and she teaches four classes for children with disabilities for VSA New Jersey. In addition to teaching, Jean tours three Youth Stages shows:The Three Bears, The Elves and the Shoemaker, and Stubby the Elephant. She has performed on the Kelsey stage as The Woman in Death of a Salesman, Dora Strang in Equus, Rabbit in Winnie the Pooh, Charlotte in Charlotte's Web, and Bella in Lost in Yonkers. In 2014, she was in McCarter Theatre's production of The Marriage of Figaro. Her directing credits include innumerable class presentations, Our Town for VSA New Jersey, and the Youth Stages touring productions of Little Red Riding Hood, Two Marys, Five Jacks and One Very Big Shoe, Genies, Lamps and Dreams: Tales of the Arabian Nights, and Aesop and the Bully: A Fable for Our Times.
KINDERGARTEN - 2ND GRADE| 9am-10am
InPLAYtime, children explore movement and storytelling as they dramatize stories. Through creative drama, children develop expression and self confidence by playing with language and pantomime. Meets for 10 Saturdays and culminates with a "SHARING" for family and friends.
PLAYing Around With Theatre
3RD-5TH GRADE| 10:15am-11:30am
PLAYing Around With Theatreclasses encourage students to become other characters, cooperating with one another as they create their own improvisational scenes. Meets for 10 Saturdays and culminates with a "SHARING" for family and friends.
FALL SESSION – $200
September 19, 26, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21, 2015SHARING - Nov. 21, 2015.
WINTER SESSION – $200
Jan 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb, 6, 20, 27, Mar. 5, 12, 19, 2016SHARING - Mar. 19, 2016 No class on Feb. 13.
PLAYSHOPS Master Class
6TH-8TH GRADE| 10:15am-12:15pm
This full-year acting class will begin in September 2015 and run for 24 two-hour sessions. This class is for 6th-8th grade students who have attended two semesters of Playshops, or the equivalent of a year of acting classes elsewhere and permission/audition of the instructor. Students must readThe Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett prior to the start of class.
This class will improvise, script, rehearse, and presentThe Secret Garden for the final performance Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 1:00 PM.
MASTER CLASS SESSION – $500
September 19, 26, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21, Dec, 5, 12, 2015
January 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb, 6, 20, 27, Mar. 5, 12, 19, Apr. 2, 9, 2016
*Dec. 5, 12, April 2, 9 class will begin at 9am
No class Feb. 13, Mar. 26
SHARING- Apr. 9, 2016 at 1pm
Student’s Name ________________________________________ Address _______________________________________
City _____________________________ State ____ Zip _________ County_______________________________________
Grade _____ Date of Birth _____ M ____ F ____ Parent/Guardian Name_________________________________________
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oI hereby give permission for student to attend Mercer County Community College’s Playshops Classes, subject to the authority of Playshops Director and Staff. I agree not to hold the college or staff responsible for loss of money, jewelry, or personal articles brought to the classes by student. I also give permission for the use of any photograph of the student to be used in MCCC public relations.
SIGNATURE OF PARENT/GUARDIAN_______________________________________________________________
oFALL SESSION 10 weekends (September thru November) $200 TOTAL DUE: $_________ o PLAYtime: Kindergarten - 2nd Grade (Saturdays 9am-10am) o PLAYing Around With Theatre: 3rd-5th Grades (Saturdays 10:15am-11:30am)
oWINTER SESSION 10 weekends (January thru March) $200 o PLAYtime: Kindergarten - 2nd Grade (Saturdays 9am-10am) o PLAYing Around With Theatre: 3rd-5th Grades (Saturdays 10:15am-11:30am)
oMASTER CLASS 24 weekends (September thru April) $500
PLAYSHOPS Master Class:6th-8th Grades (Saturdays 10:15am-12:15pm)
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Mail registration & fee to: Kelsey Kids Playshops/MCCC, PO Box 17202, Trenton, NJ 08690
Questions? Call 609-570-3566PLEASE NOTE: There are NO tuition refunds.
Tuition must be paid in full with this registration. All classes are filled on a first come/first served basis.
Please fill out a copy of this registration form for each student.
KELSEY THEATRE is located at 1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor, NJ 08550 | www.kelseytheatre.net | 609-570-3566
Funding has been made possible in part by the Mercer County Cultural and Heritage Commission through funding from the Mercer County Board of Chosen Freeholders, and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State a partner agency of the National Endowment of the Arts.