The spring of 2013 is here . . .with lots of PATHS events to choose from!
Education, outreach, and the performing arts for ages 6-18!

Apprentices needed! Click here for more information and to apply.

If registration is closed for an event you are interested in, please call 903-236-7535 to put your name on our waiting list.

Tuition fee for classes, mini-camps, & camps includes a t-shirt and all supplies.
Tuition fee assistance is available to those in need.

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Stone Soup! – A Rock Opera

Musical Camp,Ages 6-8, $150 Tuition
Weekdays, January 14-25, 4:00-6:00pm
Ticketed Performances: January 24-25, 6:00pm
Director: Alisha Kimbley
One apprentice & one jr. apprentice needed

What happens when an entire village works together to make a huge pot of soup? ArtsView’s youngest actors bring this classic story to life. They will experience acting on stage, choreography, costuming, lighting, and performing for an audience!

FUN with Shel Silverstein

Showcase Creative Dramatics Class, Ages 8-12, $90 Tuition
Fridays, Jan. 18-Feb. 22, 10:00am-Noon
Showcase Performance: Friday, Feb. 22, Noon
Instructor: Pat Clark
One Apprentice needed

Let’s go to “Where the Sidewalk Ends” and meet Shel Silverstein! Participants will experience this wonderful childrens’ author through learning basic acting skills, concentration, and imagination from a seasoned drama instructor!

Acting UP with Advanced Improv

Showcase Class, Ages 12-18, $90 Tuition
Fridays, January 18-February 22, 10:00am-Noon
Showcase Performance: Friday, Feb. 22, Noon
Instructor: Laura Bowen

Back by popular demand!!! Picking up from the last improv class (although not required), you will learn creative ways to think on your feet and have fun doing it! Our Acting UP series is designed to develop self-confidence, creative thinking, and verbal communication skills. Actors are provided a safe, supportive environment to learn, practice, and grow into a poised, outgoing, articulate individual.

Acting UP with Dynamic Duos

Showcase Workshop, Ages 10-18, $60 Tuition
Saturday, February 9, 9:00am-4:00pm (Bring sack lunch!)
Showcase Performance: Saturday, February 9, 4:00pm
Instructor: Aprillann Dickerson

Learn famous 2-person scenes and create your own as well! Students will examine duet acting in both comic and dramatic scenes. Timing, partnership, character development, and movement will explored. Young actors are provided a safe, supportive environment to learn, practice, and grow into a poised, outgoing, articulate individual.

Be Our Guest! – FULL

Showcase Mini-Camp, Ages 6-12 (updated!), $75 Tuition
Spring Break, March 11-15, 10:00am-Noon
Showcase Performance: Friday, March 15, Noon
Instructor: Krystal Kirkland Martinez and Caroline Bump
One apprentice and one Jr. apprentice needed

Sing and dance to some of the most famous Disney songs! Students will experience music and movement, including stage choreography and props. What a fun way to spend your spring break!!!

Squirm!

Musical Camp, Ages 7-9 (Updated!), $150 Tuition
Weekdays, April 15-26, 4:00-6:00pm
Ticketed Performances: April 25-26, 6:30pm
Instructor: Alisha Kimbley
Two apprentices needed

A Wiggly, Giggly, Squiggly Musical. . . Snakes! Bats! Worms! Ewww!! Join the wiggles and squiggles as the Itsy Bitsy Spider, Daddy Long Legs, Hook Worm, Snake, and a host of other critters take over the stage. Students will experience basic acting, simple choreography, basic costuming, stage lighting, and performing for an audience!

Kids’ Heroes & Villains

Showcase Mini-Camp, Ages 9-12 (UPDATED!), $75 Tuition
April 29-May 3, 5:00-6:30pm
Showcase Performance: Friday, May 3, 6:30pm
Instructor: Pam Galloway
One apprentice needed

What’s so great about playing the bad guy? Everyone can’t be the hero, right? Where would Peter Pan be without Captain Hook? Or how about Maleficent, who went “Dragon” to keep Prince Phillip from finding the sleeping Aurora? Come join us as we recreate these and more wonderful Heroes and Villains! Participants will learn acting basics through warm-ups, games, stories, self-expression, and movement.

***All PATHS events now require a non-refundable fee of $25 for classes, workshops, and mini-camps; $50 for camps.