Posted: Aug 3, 2010 5:55 PM by Melissa Canone
Acting Up (in Acadiana) announces that its classes begin the week of September 13th. Registrations will be accepted through the end of September for the fall semester. Acting classes are available for students ages 7-adult. Students will perform a public showcase in January. All activities take place at the Acadiana Center for the Arts located in downtown Lafayette.
All students, regardless of future work, can build confidence in public speaking, practice
collaborative and group working skills, nurture the imagination and creativity, and just
have fun! The following classes are offered:
· Elementary Class held on Wednesdays from 4:30-5:30 PM
· Junior High School Class held on Mondays from 4:30-6 PM
· High School and Beginner Adults Class held on Tuesdays from 6-7:30PM
· Company Class held on Mondays from 6:15-7:45; Participation in continued company training is by audition & interview, or invitation.
Registration fee is $80 and monthly tuition is $50. Company class has small one time annual dues and strict guidelines for maintaining active member status.
As Acting Up (in Acadiana)'s Artistic Director, Amy Waguespack facilitates the classes. Waguespack and members of the professional company teach all classes. We are a training based program with a focus on technique and ensemble building. Waguespack, company members and former students have worked in theatre, film, television, and commercials in NewYork, Chicago, Los Angeles, New Orleans, and more.
For more information on classes or to register please call 337.739.4273.