Students take various workshops throughout the day. They will learn all different aspects of theatre, and gain a well-rounded theatre education. Professional Teaching Artists and Theatre Practitioners teach these workshops.
Past Workshops: Mask Making, Stage Management, Improvisation, Acting Audition Technique, Stage Combat, Group Musical Theatre, Voice Audition Technique, Learning Choreography, Movement for The Stage, and Musical Theatre Dance
I AM A STUDENT, What sHOULD I BRING TO my WORKSHOPs?
Just bring yourself. For movement workshops, you may bring Jazz or Dance Shoes, but it is not required.
i am a student, how many workshops do I TAKE THROUGHOUT THE DAY?
If you are participating in Individual Events, you will take 3 different workshops. However, if you are not participating in IEs, you will take 4 different workshops.
WHAT IS THE AVERAGE SIZE OF A WORKSHOP GROUP?
15-25 students; approximately.
DO Student's get to choose their own workshops?
No. Students will be placed in 3 or 4 different workshops including Acting, Musical Theatre, Technical Theatre, or Movement.
i am interested in presenting a workshop. . .
We are seeking theatre teaching artists and professionals to teach workshops at the 2019 NJ Junior Thespian Festival. Applications and Workshop Presenter Info Packet will open in November 2019. Please review our past 2018 Workshop Presenter Information Packet. It includes all the information you will need to be a presenter.
The form to apply to be a Workshop Presenter will open in November 2018
Do workshop presenters get paid?
Workshop Presenters do not get paid monetarily at the 2018 Festival. However, there are many wonderful benefits: Workshop presenters get Professional Development Credits for attending, complimentary lunch in the Workshop Lounge, and may choose to have a vendor table or a quarter page ad in the program to advertise for their company/workshop.
HOW LONG ARE THE WORKSHOPS?
The workshops are 45 minutes long. Presenters can choose to teach either 2 or 4 workshops throughout the day, and may choose whether they would like to attend for a Morning, Afternoon, or Full-Day Session.
how many students are in each workshop group?
Prepare for 10-25 students to be in each of the groups.