Classes and Camps Summer 2019

Summer 2019

CCTC | HJT is excited to offer a new full-day arts program in addition to our individual classes. This summer immersion into the world of theatre fun is available for children in grades 1-6. Each 2 week camp is unique!

Grades 1 – 4                           $750.00

In this 2 week class you will build a fantastical world and become the imaginative characters who live in it! Through creative drama and movement games you will create stories, adventures and bring your favorite characters to life. In the afternoon have fun as you experiment with all sorts of interesting art materials. Come explore ways you can turn your creativity into vibrant art! We will also explore elements of technical theatre such as prop building and painting. Each Friday will feature special workshops such as Fairy Tale Fun, Song Writing and more. Bring a snack and your lunch for break time and socializing in the picnic area. Each 2 week camp is unique!

Grades 5 – 6                          $750.00

In this 2 week class you will engage in a full theatrical process culminating with a showcase at The Arts Center. Build confidence as you work with your ensemble on different aspects of a production: theatre games and character development through creative drama, singing and choreography with Broadway Kids. Each Friday will feature a special workshop by industry professionals such as Theatrical Make-Up, Clowning, Auditioning and more. Bring a snack and your lunch for break time and socializing in the picnic area. Each 2 week camp is unique!

CCTC | HJT is pleased to partner with Food4Kids to provide lunch for our students.

Session 1: 7/01/2019 – 7/12/2019
Session 2: 7/15/2019 – 7/26/2019
Session 3: 7/29/2019 – 8/09/2019
Session 4: 8/12/2019 – 8/23/2019

Pre-K - K

Creative Movement


Grades Pre-K – K                                                     $190.00
A delightful class to encourage the youngest children to explore the environment through guided play and use of the imagination. Children learn to value self-expression, develop coordination and practice self-regulation through pantomime, rhythm exercises, visual arts, storybooks, song and movement! Please pack a snack for your youngster and get ready for fun at CCTC/ HJT!
M & W 9:00 am-12:00 pm         Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
Session 1:  7/1/2019 – 7/10/2019
Session 2:  7/15/2019 – 7/24/2019
Session 3:  7/29/2019 – 8/07/2019
Session 4:  8/12/2019 – 8/21/2019

T & Th 9:00 am-12:00 pm         
Session 1:  7/2/2019 – 7/11/2019
Session 2:  7/16/2019 – 7/25/2019
Session 3:  7/30/2019 – 8/08/2019
Session 4:  8/13/2019 – 8/22/2019

Grade 1 - Grade 5

Creative Drama I


Grades 1-4                                                      $335.00
Bring the world of play into the theater: build concentration, communication, imagination and self-expression. Includes movement exercises, theater games in small and large groups, storytelling, and pantomime. Workshop concludes with a final demonstration.
Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs 9:00 am-12:00 pm         Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
Session 1:  7/1/2019 – 7/11/2019
Session 2:  7/15/2019 – 7/25/2019
Session 3:  7/29/2019 – 8/08/2019
Session 4:  8/12/2019 – 8/22/2019

Technical Theatre for Kids


Grades 1-4                                                      $175.00
Create the magic of stagecraft in this hands on workshop. Explore model building, props and painting. You will also make a shadow box of your favorite story. Wear clothes you don’t mind getting messy! New projects each week.
M & W 12:30 pm-3:00 pm         Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
Session 1:  7/1/2019 – 7/10/2019
Session 2:  7/15/2019 – 7/24/2019
Session 3:  7/29/2019 – 8/07/2019
Session 4:  8/12/2019 – 8/21/2019

Afternoon Art!


Grades 1-5                                         $185.00/session
In each two-week session students will explore a different art form. From papier-mache to paint to art made with natural materials this will be a hands-on adventure!
Tu & Th, 12:30 pm-3:00 pm             Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
Session One: 7/2/2019 – 7/11/2019   Papier-Mache
Session Two: 7/16/2019 – 7/25/2019 Rainbow Spectrum
Session Three: 7/30/3019 – 8/08/2019 Nature Collage
Session Four: 8/13/2019 – 8/22/2019 Journal

Fairies and Dragons!


Grades 1-3                                                     $190.00
Come play in a world of fairies and wizards. In this class, students have the
opportunity to play their favorite characters from fairy tales to Marvel comics. Come have fun acting out your favorite stories. Imaginations are welcome!
M, T, W, Th & F 9:00 am-1:00 pm            Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
8/26/2019 – 8/30/2019

OLXI6504

Gr 4 - 6

Creative Drama II


Grades 5-6                                                      $335.00
Enhance theatre skills through carefully crafted exercises and dramatizing stories and plays. Students focus on character development using improvisation and script work to hone their craft. Actors are encouraged to repeat Creative Drama workshops within their age range as each class increases understanding while using new material. Workshop concludes with a final demonstration.
Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs 9:00 am-12:00 pm         Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
Session 1:  7/1/2019 – 7/11/2019
Session 2:  7/15/2019 – 7/25/2019
Session 3:  7/29/2019 – 8/08/2019
Session 4:  8/12/2019 – 8/22/2019

Tech II


Grades 5-6                                                      $150.00
A hands-on workshop! Students work on specific projects based on their skill level and age. Participate in set construction, scenic painting, lighting, props and other technical aspects of our summer main stage productions. Wear your paint clothes!
Tues & Thurs 12:30 pm-2:30 pm          105 Division St., West Harwich
Session 1:  7/2/2019 – 7/11/2019
Session 2:  7/16/2019 – 7/25/2019
Session 3:  7/30/2019 – 8/08/2019
Session 4:  8/13/2019 – 8/22/2019

Broadway Kids


Grades 4-6                                                      $240.00
Learn how to sell a song, follow and count choreography and act a part all at the same time. In the theatre we call it a “triple threat.” Expand your talents and performance opportunities! Final demonstration of course work. Great add on to CD2!
Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs 1:00 pm-3:00 pm         Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
Session 1:  7/1/2019 – 7/11/2019
Session 2:  7/15/2019 – 7/25/2019
Session 3:  7/29/2019 – 8/08/2019
Session 4:  8/12/2019 – 8/22/2019

Afternoon Art!


Grades 1-5                                         $185.00/session
In each two-week session students will explore a different art form. From papier-mache to paint to art made with natural materials this will be a hands-on adventure!
Tu & Th, 12:30 pm-3:00 pm             Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
Session One: 7/2/2019 – 7/11/2019   Papier-Mache
Session Two: 7/16/2019 – 7/25/2019 Rainbow Spectrum
Session Three: 7/30/3019 – 8/08/2019 Nature Collage
Session Four: 8/13/2019 – 8/22/2019 Journal

Friday One Day Classes

Story Explorers


Grades 1-4                                                    
New adventures await each week with the Story Explorers! Using favorite literature our imaginations we will explore new themes each week!
Fridays 9:00 am-12:00 pm         Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
7/12, 7/19, 7/26, 8/2, 8/9, 8/16

Clowning Around


Grades 6-12                                             $40.00 (each Friday)
“Step Right Up, Ladies and Gentlemen”, for a Wild and Wacky Workshop on Physical Comedy and Circus Skills! Led by Kristin Stewart, veteran of stage, screen, and Circus rings, this class will cover everything from juggling to slapstick comedy techniques, classic Circus gags, improvisation games–not to mention a chance to throw shaving cream pies! Fun for everyone!
Friday 90:00 am-12:00 pm            Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
7/12/2019
8/16/2019

Theatre Games


Grades 5-12                                                    $40.00
They’re called “plays” for a reason! Come play in a full session of Theatre Games! Games are every director’s secret trick to building ensemble, action and engagement. (And every actor’s favorite part of acting class!) COME DRESSED TO MOVE!
Friday 9:00 am-12:00 pm            Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
7/19/2019

Abrakazam Magic Workshop!


Grades 4-6                                                    $85.00
Learn the mysteries of Magic from a real LIVE Magician. Magic can help with hand eye coordination, self confidence in public speaking, and concentration with step by step instructions. Most of all its fun to amaze and astound your friends and family with dazzling magic! Topics covered will be Presentation, Misdirection, and Sleight of hand. Each student goes home with an Amazing Richard Magic kit and parents will be sent a follow up demo video.
Friday 10:00 am-3:00 pm           
Session One: 7/19/2019
Session Two: 8/9/2019

Audition Workshop


Grades 5-12                                                    $40.00
They’re called “plays” for a reason! Come play in a full session of Theatre Games! Games are every director’s secret trick to building ensemble, action and engagement. (And every actor’s favorite part of acting class!) COME DRESSED TO MOVE! This class takes place at The Arts Center.
Friday 9:00 am-12:00 pm            Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
7/26/2019

Facepainting


Grades 5-12                                                    $40.00
This class will focus on Facepaint and stage makeup. Students can learn to paint a variety of characters on themselves and others. We will look at “scary” characters, , animals and fantasy characters and even some facepaint based special effects.
Friday 9:00 am-12:00 pm            Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
8/02/2019

Grade 7 - Grade 12

Broadway Teens


Grades 7-12                                             $240.00
Sing, dance and act songs and scenes form Broadway Musicals and Rock n’ Roll musicals. Develop vocal technique and learn dance moves and combinations with versatility while establishing a character. Final demonstration at the end of each session.
Mon & Wed, 10:00 am-12:00 pm             Main Theatre, 105 Division St.
Session 1:  7/1/2019 – 7/24/2019
Session 2:  7/29/2019 – 8/21/2019

Teen Acting


Grades 9-12                                             $240.00
Ever wanted to stretch your acting muscles? Become someone else for a day? Spend your summer creating characters through a myriad of acting styles and techniques. Through text analysis, various acting methods, scene study and improvisational exercises you will enhance your actors tool box and gain power and depth as a performer!
T & Th 2:30 pm-4:30 pm             Main Theatre, 105 Division St.
Session 1:  7/2/2019 – 7/25/2019
Session 2:  7/30/2019 – 8/22/2019

The Actor’s Voice


Grades 7-12                                             $200.00
2018 Grammy Nominated Singer, Dana McCoy will share methods of breathing and vocal strengthening to help students gain better control of their voices as well as deal with stage fright! Students will be encouraged to bring their favorite audition song; original songs also very welcome. Dana will work with students on their songs, first as monologues, to fully connect with the emotional content of their piece. She will also coach the students on how to deliver songs for auditions as well as performances.
T & Th 9:30 am-11:30 am             Main Theatre, 105 Division St.
Session 1: 7/1/2019 – 7/24/2019
Session 2: 7/29/2019 – 8/21/2019

Junior Players


Grades 7-12                                             $800.00
Performance Class! The Junior Players are now on the performance calendar at Cape Cod Theatre Company / Harwich Junior Theatre. This ensemble of actors will continue to tour to parks and libraries but will also perform on the main stage Friday mornings in August. This class meets at the theatre.

 

M, T, W, Th & F 9:00 am-12:00 pm             Main Theatre, 105 Division St.
7/1/2019 – 8/23/2019

Advanced Technical Theatre


Grades 7-12                                             $240.00
Explore the elements of set, sound and lighting design, stage craft and set construction for productions! Learn how to operate sound and light boards and crew for a show! All materials are included but students must provide their own safety goggles as they will learn how to use various tools including power tools.
Tu & Th, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm             Main Theatre, 105 Division St.
Session 1:  7/2/2019 – 7/25/2019
Session 2:  7/30/2019 – 8/22/2019

Comedy Improv


Grades 7-12                                             $240.00
Want to learn how to be funny on your feet, making everything up on the spot as you go? Join us in this four week investigation into supporting your fellow players on stage, playing at the top of your intelligence, and following the fun. Comedy Improvisation is for anyone looking to get outside of themselves for a while, sharpen their acting skills and have fun! Come take a risk and have a laugh.
Mon & Wed, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm             Main Theatre, 105 Division St.
Session 1:  7/1/2019 – 7/24/2019
Session 2:  7/29/2019 – 8/21/2019

On Camera with the Experts


Grades 9-Adult                                             $125.00
Join us for an intensive On Camera interviewing and production workshop with Nancy Reardon and Tom Flynn. In this class you will learn skills from the experts in interviewing, writing and production techniques. Nancy is the author of On Camera, How to Report, Anchor and Interview. She is a teacher atNYU and has been seen on Broadway, film and television. Tom Flynn was a founding member of 48 Hours and has been a writer and producer for more than a quarter century at the CBS Evening News and 60 Minutes.
Sat, AUGUST 10th,  9 pm-1 pm          Cape Cod Community Media Center

Friday One Day Classes

Clowning Around


Grades 6-12                                             $40.00 (each Friday)
“Step Right Up, Ladies and Gentlemen”, for a Wild and Wacky Workshop on Physical Comedy and Circus Skills! Led by Kristin Stewart, veteran of stage, screen, and Circus rings, this class will cover everything from juggling to slapstick comedy techniques, classic Circus gags, improvisation games–not to mention a chance to throw shaving cream pies! Fun for everyone!
Friday 90:00 am-12:00 pm            Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
7/12/2019
8/16/2019

Theatre Games


Grades 5-12                                                    $40.00
They’re called “plays” for a reason! Come play in a full session of Theatre Games! Games are every director’s secret trick to building ensemble, action and engagement. (And every actor’s favorite part of acting class!) COME DRESSED TO MOVE!
Friday 9:00 am-12:00 pm            Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
7/19/2019

Audition Workshop


Grades 5-12                                                    $40.00
They’re called “plays” for a reason! Come play in a full session of Theatre Games! Games are every director’s secret trick to building ensemble, action and engagement. (And every actor’s favorite part of acting class!) COME DRESSED TO MOVE! This class takes place at The Arts Center.
Friday 9:00 am-12:00 pm            Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
7/26/2019

Facepainting


Grades 5-12                                                    $40.00
This class will focus on Facepaint and stage makeup. Students can learn to paint a variety of characters on themselves and others. We will look at “scary” characters, , animals and fantasy characters and even some facepaint based special effects.
Friday 9:00 am-12:00 pm            Arts Center, 265 Sisson Rd
8/02/2019

The educational programs offered at CCTC|HJT are brought to you in part by Seaside LeMans, The Race for the Cape Cod Community.