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Please Note: Enrollments are processed first come, first served in order of deposits and forms received. You will receive immediate notification if a class you want is full and you have been placed on a waiting list. Otherwise, we will notify you after your registration has been processed confirming your class placement. Tuition deposit required for registration. Deposit is non-refundable & non-transferable. Tuition balance due two weeks prior to class. No refunds.

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Summer 2017

Acting Just Acting July 31-Aug 4 Group B for those entering grades 1-2 in Fall is SOLD OUT - call for waiting list!

FOUR DAY SPECIAL - PRE-K

Pre-K Drama Days - $75


$25 Deposit, $50 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES Pre-K Ages 4-5 (must be 4 by first class day)


MAY 30- JUNE 2 - 4 days Tue-Fri
Tues - Fri 9:30am-11:00am


• Be Creative, Be a Character, Be Onstage!
• Your class will use ideas from stories and fairy tales to come up with a great show!
• Be your favorite character: A Hero, A Fairy Princess or a Pirate!
• Work on your show, then pick a Costume for Dress Rehearsal.
• Invite Family and Friends to your Spectacular Show on the last day!

PreK Drama Daysentering PreK ages 4-5 (must be 4 by first class day)Tue-Fri May 30-June 2 9:30am-11am75.00

PRE-K DRAMA ONE WEEK CLASSES

Creation Station - $90

$25 Deposit, $65 Tuition
ENTERING PreK Ages 3½-5

Session I: JUNE 5 - JUNE 9
Session II: JUNE 12 - JUNE 16
Session III: JULY 24 - JULY 28


M-F 9:30 a.m.-11a.m.

Join our popular creative dramatics adventure!
• Each day is an adventure in movement, acting & art.
• Act out your favorite stories & fairy tales.
• Be an animal, a dino, a circus friend and more!
• Invite family and friends to an open house of fun!

Creation Stationentering PreK ages 3 1/2 - 5 yrs9:30am-11am Mon-Fri90.00
Session IJune 5-9
Session IIJune 12-16
Session IIIJuly 24-28

PRE-K DRAMA TWO WEEK CLASSES

Join the Circus - $155


$50 Deposit $105 Tuition
ENTERING PreK Ages 3½-5


Session I: JUNE 19 - JUNE 30
Session II: JULY 10 - JULY 21


Mon-Fri 9:30 a.m.-11a.m.

• Be a Clown, Tightrope Walker, Strong Man - any Circus Character!
• Act out the Circus Animals. Move like an Elephant or a Circus Pony!
• Be a funny Clown and do tricks!
• Turn your class into a Circus of Fun and have a new and exciting Circus Adventure every Day!
• Perform for your family at the ShowBiz Show!

Join the Circusentering PreK ages 3 1/2 - 5 yrs9:30am-11am Mon-Fri155.00
Session IJune 19-30
Session IIJuly 10-21

FOUR DAY SPECIAL GRADES K-5

Drama Days - $175


$50 Deposit, $125 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES FALL 2017
GROUP A: K GROUP B: 1st & 2nd GROUP C: 3rd - 5th

MAY 30 - JUNE 2
4 days Tues-Fri

9:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

• Come to DCT for a Whirlwind of Theater Fun!
• Come up with a character, work with your class to plan the play.
• Create the situations and scenes for your one-of-a-kind show!
• Rehearse your part, pick a costume and get ready for...
• SHOWTIME - invite family and friends to your Showcase on the last day!
• Bring a sack lunch and drink each day.

Drama Daysentering grades K-59:30am-1:00pm175.00
May 30 - June 2 Tue-Fri

ONE WEEK CLASSES GRADES K-4

Acting Just Acting - $250

$50 Deposit, $200 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES FALL 2017
GROUP A: K GROUP B: 1st & 2nd GROUP C: 3rd - 4th


Session I: JULY 31 - AUGUST 4
Session II: AUGUST 7 - AUGUST 11


M-F 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

• Are you ready to challenge your acting skills and try something new?!
• Start with the characters: Who are you? Be the Star of your Dreams.
• Become the character you’ve always wanted to be.
• Work with your class to create the plot, the place - What Happens?!
• Get ready to present your show for family and friends on the Final Friday!
• Bring a sack lunch and drink each day.

Acting Just Actingentering grades K-49:30am-2:30pm Mon-Fri250.00
Session IJuly 31-August 4
Session IIAugust 7-11

ONE WEEK CLASSES GRADES 5 & 6

Summer Scenes - $250

$50 Deposit, $200 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES 5th & 6th FALL 2017

Session I: JULY 31 - AUGUST 4
Session II: AUGUST 7 - AUGUST 11


M-F 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

• Do you want to be an actor?
• Improve your skills with instruction from professional actors & directors.
• Rehearse and perform scenes from your favorite plays.
• Learn your lines! Develop characters and polish performances!
• Take on a Scene and Take the Stage at the Friday Show!
• Bring a sack lunch and drink each day.

Summer Scenesentering grades 5 & 69:30am-2:30pm Mon-Fri250.00
Session IJuly 31-August 4
Session IIAugust 7-11

Laugh Out Loud Comedy Camp - $250


$50 Deposit, $200 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES 5th & 6th FALL 2017

JUNE 12 - JUNE 16

M-F 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Showcase Friday, June 16

• Do you like comedy? Try your hand at the world of comedy in this wacky class just for you!
• Try improv, sketch comedy and clowning with DCT’s Funny Men- Karl Schaeffer and David Lugo!
• Learn a comedy sketch from the old masters!
• Tell a joke..go ahead, tell another one! Learn why corny old jokes can be the best!
• Work with your class to put on a one-of-a-kind Comedy Show for family and friends!
• Bring a sack lunch and drink each day.

Laugh Out Loud Comedy Campentering grades 5 & 69:30am-2:30pm Mon-Fri June 12-16250.00

ONE WEEK MUSICAL THEATER GRADES K-4

One Week Musical Theater - $275


$50 Deposit, $225 Tuition

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ENTERING GRADES FALL 2017
GROUP A: K GROUP B: 1st & 2nd GROUP C: 3rd & 4th

Session I: JUNE 5 - JUNE 9
Session II: JUNE 12 - JUNE 16
Session III: JULY 24 - JULY 28


M-F 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Showcase on Final Friday - between 12:30 and 3:00 p.m.

Come for one week and create an original play with your class!
• Act, Sing, Dance! Choose the character you’ve always wanted to be!
• Learn your lines and rehearse spectacular songs and dances for your show!
• Bring a sack lunch and drink each day.

One Week Musical Theaterentering grades K-49:30am-2:30pm Mon-Fri275.00
Session IJune 5-9
Session IIJune 12-16
Session IIIJuly 24-28

ONE WEEK MUSICAL THEATER GRADES 5 & 6

Broadway Bound - One Week Musical Theater- $275

$50 Deposit, $225 Tuition

ENTERING GRADES 5th & 6th FALL 2017

Session I: JUNE 5 - JUNE 9
Session II: JULY 24 - JULY 28


M-F 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Showcase on Final Friday

Explore the world of Musical theater as you sing, dance and act!
• Learn songs and scenes from one of the great musicals of the Broadway Stage under the direction of DCT’s Director of Musical Theater K. Doug Miller
• Work on your character... Rehearse your part for the final show!
• Bring a sack lunch and drink each day.

Broadway Boundentering grades 5 & 69:30am-2:30pm Mon-Fri275.00
Session IJune 5-9
Session IIJuly 24-28

AFTERCARE OPTIONS

Afternoon Extended Play One Week - $65

$25 Deposit, $40 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES K-6 FALL 2017

SESSION I: JUNE 5 - JUNE 9
SESSION II: JUNE 12 - JUNE 16
SESSION III: JULY 24 - JULY 28


M-F 2:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

• Open to any student enrolled in the 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
classes for weeks listed.
• Students stay and play with classmates while supervised by DCT staff.
• Have a Snack, Watch a Video, Make a Craft, Play a Game.
• Relax with friends after a fun day at DCT.
• A Perfect Plus for working parents!

Afternoon Extended Play One Weekentering grades K-62:30pm-5:00pm Mon-Fri65.00
Session IJune 5-9
Session IIJune 12-16
Session IIIJuly 24-28

TWO WEEK MUSICAL THEATER GRADES K-4

Showbiz Summer - $400


$50 Deposit, $350 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES FALL 2017
GROUP A*: K GROUP B: 1st & 2nd GROUP C: 3rd & 4th
*Must be 5 before June 1, 2017

Session I: JUNE 19 - JUNE 30
Showcase Friday, June 30
Session II: JULY 10 - JULY 21
Showcase Friday, July 21

M-F 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Showcases are between 12:30 and 3:00 p.m. on Final Friday

Choose A Character You Want To Be And Create A Play!
• Act, Sing, Dance, Tap*
• Choose the character you’ve always wanted to be then...
• Create an original play with your class, now...
• Learn your lines, rehearse your songs and get ready to...
• Perform for Family and Friends on SHOWBIZ Friday!
• Bring a sack lunch and drink each day.
DCT provides the costumes and supplies.
*Bring your own tap shoes if you have them.
All students will perform their fabulous tap dance finale with or without tap shoes!
(Don’t worry if you don’t know how, we’ll teach you the ropes!)

Two Week Musical Theaterentering grades K-49:30am-2:30pm Mon-Fri400.00
Session IJune 19-30
Session IIJuly 10-21

TWO WEEK MUSICAL THEATER GRADES 5 & 6

Musical Theater Songs & Scenes - $400

$50 Deposit, $350 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES 5th & 6th FALL 2017

Session I: JUNE 19 - JUNE 30
Session II: JULY 10 - JULY 21


M-F 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Showcase Final Friday

• Are you ready to work on Scenes from the DCT Stage...Seasons Past and Present?
• Do you want to Be the Characters and Sing the Songs from the Best of DCT?
• Would you like to work with Theater Pros on the three basics of Musical Theater: Acting, Singing and Dancing?
• Then get ready to Learn, Rehearse, Polish and Present your Scenes, Songs, and Fabulous Tap* Dance Finale at our Friday Show!
• Bring a sack lunch and drink each day.
DCT provides the costumes and supplies.
*Bring your own tap shoes if you have them. All students will perform their fabulous tap dance finale with or without tap shoes! (Don’t worry if you don’t know how, we’ll teach you the ropes!)

Musical Theater Songs & Scenesentering grades 5 & 69:30am-2:30pm Mon-Fri400.00
Session IJune 19-30
Session IIJuly 10-21

MOVIES GRADES 5 & UP

Makin Movies - $250


$50 Deposit, $200 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES 5th & up FALL 2017

Session I: JUNE 19 - JUNE 30
Session II: JULY 10 - JULY 21


M-F 2:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

• Don’t miss one of our most popular classes!
• Come at 2:30 or stay late after Musical Theater Songs & Scenes.
• Experience the world of movie making with DCT’s Karl Schaeffer!
• Be an actor, director and camera operator.
• Get a DVD of your very own World Premiere Movie!!
*Combine Musical Theater Songs & Scenes with Makin’ Movies for $600 - SAVE $50!

Makin Moviesentering grades 5 & up2:30pm-5:00pm Mon-Fri250.00
Session IJune 19-30
Session IIJuly 10-21

AFTER CARE OPTIONS

Afternoon Extended Play Two Week - $125

$25 Deposit, $100 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES K-6 FALL 2017

SESSION I: JUNE 19 - JUNE 30
SESSION II: JULY 10 - JUNE 21

M-F 2:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

• Open to any student enrolled in the 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
classes for weeks listed.
• Students stay and play with classmates while supervised by DCT staff.
• Have a Snack, Watch a Video, Make a Craft, Play a Game.
• Relax with friends after a fun day at DCT.
• A Perfect Plus for working parents!

Afternoon Extended Play Two Weekentering grades K-62:30pm-5:00pm Mon-Fri125.00
Session IJune 19-30
Session IIJuly 10-21

IMMERSIVE WORKSHOPS grades 5-12

Musical Theater Intensive - How to Audition - $250


$50 Deposit, $200 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES 5-12 FALL 2017

JULY 5 - JULY 7

Wed-Fri 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

LEVEL A: For beginners and those with some experience in Musical Theater training
or students who have completed Musical Theater 1 at DCT. ENTERING GRADES 5-12.

LEVEL B: For intermediate and advanced students who have completed Musical
Theater 2 training or higher at DCT. ENTERING GRADES 6-12.

Techniques for the best Singing and Dancing Audition Experience
K. Doug Miller, DCT’s Director of Musical Theater, Pam Holcomb-McLain, Music Director, and Kelly McCain, Choreographer, share techniques for how to succeed in your next Musical Theater Audition. This exciting new Intensive will cover resumes, pictures, cold readings, what to wear and how to prepare.
• Sing and get a great 16 bar cutting of a song that shows off your best voice.
• Dance and learn what to expect at most dance auditions.
• Try-out and participate in a Mock audition with special guest directors.*
*And get feed back on how to improve to do your best.
• Extra Bonus - Students will have a special Improv Workshop on Friday to explore how Improvisation techniques can help Musical Theater Performers shine in an audition.
Level placement at DCTs discretion.

Musical Theater Intensive - How to Auditionentering grades 5-121:00-4:00pm Wed-Fri July 5-7250.00

Building Blocks of a Professional Process - $250


$50 Deposit, $200 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES 5-12 Fall 2017

Saturday, JUNE 17 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Sunday, JUNE 18 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Jeff Swearingen, Creative Director of Fun House Theatre and Film will conduct a weekend workshop!
Students bring a lunch and drink on Saturday and a snack on Sunday.
Through lecture, exercises, and short scene work, this workshop will cover techniques that will help young actors start to develop their own process outside of what they have learned in other theater classes or productions.
Students will leave this two-day intensive with information, techniques and exercises they can start using immediately to approach acting opportunities like a professional actor.
This new two-day offering will include:
• A rundown of critical skills an actor must master along with exercises for individual practice.
• Tackling audition materials and script analysis as an actor by learning the classic types of drama/comedy, types of characters, and basic character archetypes, along with the basic types of conflict and how those influence/relate to performance.

Building Blocks of a Professional Process Boot Campentering grades 5-12Sat Jun 17 10am-4pm & Sun Jun 18 1pm-4pm250.00

TEEN CONSERVATORY GRADES 7 & UP ONE WEEK CLASSES

One Week Improv - Teen Conservatory -$250

$50 Deposit, $200 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES 7th grade & up FALL 2017

JUNE 5 - JUNE 9
M-F 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m
Showcase Friday, June 9

• Master Improv skills with David Lugo, Director, Actor, and Improv Artist.
• Learn to think on your feet..and how to be funny doing it!
• See what it takes to bring your imagination to life on the stage.
• Invite family and friends to your original Improv Show on Final Friday!

One Week Improventering grades 7 & up Fall 20171:00-5:00pm Mon-Fri June 5-9250.00

Acting Scenework - Teen Conservatory - $250


$50 Deposit, $200 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES 7th grade & up FALL 2017

JUNE 12 - JUNE 16

M-F 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Showcase Friday, June 16

• Work with Jeff Swearingen, Creative Director of Fun House Theatre and Film as you and your class explore critical theater skills.
• Try your hand at Scenes from different Styles of Theater: Classic & Contemporary.
• Work on the Voice, Movement, and Motivation of your character.
• Present selections of scenes for family and friends at your Friday Showcase!

Acting Sceneworkentering grades 7 & up Fall 20171:00-5:0pm Mon-Fri June 12-16250.00

Movie Making for Teens - Teen Conservatory - $300

$50 Deposit, $250 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES 7th & up FALL 2017

JULY 24 - JULY 28

M-F 12:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

• An exciting new offering just for DCT teens who want to work on or behind the camera.
• Join Master Movie Maker- Karl Schaeffer as he leads you and your class to create new work.
• Write the script, Operate the Camera, Hold the Boom and Be in the Shot.
• You and your class will create your own movie and video shorts, then you get the DVD
to add to your collection.

Movie Making for Teensentering grades 7 & up Fall 201712:30pm-5:00pm Mon-Fri July 24-28300.00

TEEN CONSERVATORY GRADES 7 & UP TWO WEEK CLASSES

Acting Scenework Two Week-Teen Conservatory-$400

$50 Deposit $300 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES 7th grade & up FALL 2017

JUNE 19 - JUNE 30

M-F 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Showcase Friday, June 30

• Work with Director and Actor B.J. Cleveland to improve your acting skills.
• Try your hand at Scenes from different Styles of Theater: Classic & Contemporary.
• Develop a Character with a specific Theater Style to fit the Scene.
• Work on the Voice, Movement, and Motivation of your character.
• Present selections of scenes for family and friends at your Friday Showcase!
• Bring a sack lunch and drink each day.
RETURNING STUDENTS WORK ON NEW MATERIAL!

Acting Scenework Two Weekentering grades 7 & up Fall 20179:30am-2:30pm Mon-Fri June 19-30400.00

Musical Theater Master Class-Teen -$250

$50 Deposit, $200 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES 7th & up FALL 2017

JUNE 19 - JUNE 30

M-F 2:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Showcase Friday, June 30

• Work with K. Doug Miller, DCT’s Director of Musical Theater and Musical Director
Adam Wright as you and your class study the work of Broadway’s best loved composers.
• Explore why the Great Masters of the Broadway Stage are still the best to add to
your repertoire.
• Learn the best pieces for your range and be ready to expand and try something new.
• Present your Songs and Scenes from the Masters of Broadway on the last class day.
*Combine Acting: Scenework Two Week and Musical Theater Master Class for $600 - save $50!

Musical Theater Master Classentering grades 7 & up Fall 20172:30pm-5:00pm Mon-Fri June 19-30250.00

Performance Workshop-Teen Conservatory-$550

$50 Deposit, $500 Tuition - Two Week Intensive
ENTERING GRADES 7th grade & up FALL 2017

JULY 10 - JULY 21

M-F 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Showcase Friday, July 21

• Work with B.J. Cleveland, Award Winning actor and director to perfect your
acting technique.
• Your class will focus on the scenes from one play and really delve into the plot
and characters as you rehearse your show.
• Students from the Technical Theater class will provide design elements- props, costumes, setting and lights to enhance the final production.
• Present your show on the Final Friday for Family and Friends.
• Bring a sack lunch and drink each day.

Performance Workshopentering grades 7 & up Fall 20179:30am-5pm Mon-Fri July 10-21550.00

Totally Technical Theater -Teen Conservatory-$250

$50 Deposit, $200 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES 7th grade & up FALL 2017

JULY 10-21

M-F 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Showcase Friday, July 21

• Are you ready for a completely new and exciting Theatrical Experience?
• Work with Designers and Professionals from DCT and learn about what it takes to create the magic behind the scenes and on the stage!
• Your class will learn about sets, props, sound, lights and costumes.
• Work with Directors and Students from the Performance Workshop to get ready for the Show on the Final Friday!
• A once in a lifetime opportunity for anyone who wants to learn more about Technical Theater and Design.
• Returning students work on new and more challenging technical elements!

Totally Technical Theaterentering grades 7 & up Fall 20171:00-5:0pm Mon-Fri July 10-21250.00

Musical Theater Showcase-Teen Conservatory-$400

$50 Deposit, $350 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES 7th grade & up FALL 2017

JULY 31 - AUGUST 11

M-F 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Showcase Friday, August 11

• This is serious and seriously fun Musical Theater!
• Work with Award Winning Musical Theater Professionals: K. Doug Miller, Director of Musical Theater for DCT and Adam Wright, Musical Director and Composer.
• In this Two Week Intensive you will work on what it takes to be a Triple Threat- Acting, Singing and Dancing with the best in the business.
• Perfect your skills as you prepare to present a one of a kind Musical Theater Showcase for Family and Friends on the last class day.
• Bring a sack lunch and drink each day.

Musical Theater Showcaseentering grades 7 & up Fall 20179:30am-2:30pm Mon-Fri July 31-Aug 11400.00

Improv Two Week-Teen Conservatory-$250

$50 Deposit, $200 Tuition
ENTERING GRADES 7th & up FALL 2017

JULY 31 - AUGUST 11

M-F 2:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Showcase Friday, August 11

• Think on your feet! Turn up the heat! Make ‘em laugh!
• Get ready to work with professional actor and Improv Artist, David Lugo!
• Acting equals reacting in this high energy two-week intense Improv class!
• Create your own cast of characters for auditions and beyond!
• Strut your stuff at the Friday Showcase!
*Combine Musical Theater Showcase and Improv Two Week for $600- save $50!

Improv Two Weekentering grades 7 & up Fall 20172:30pm-5:00pm Mon-Fri July 31-Aug 11250.00

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Quick Facts

All classes are taught by DCT Theater Professionals!

Classes held at Rosewood Center for Family Arts.

FREE PARKING!

All Grade Levels indicated are for Fall 2017.

Tuition Deposit required for registration.

Deposit is non-refundable & non-transferable.

Tuition balance is due to DCT two weeks in advance of first day of class. No refunds.

Please accompany student to sign-in on first day of class.

DCT reserves the right to cancel any class; refunds made for cancellation.

After the first day, students allowed in the building only 10 minutes before class time.

STUDENTS MUST BE PICKED UP ON TIME. Late fees charged.

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