Theatre

Request email notification when page changes E-Notify

Classes, Camps & Workshops

WCPR works with a variety of performance professionals to bring you performance related classes and workshops.  Here you can find everything from theater classes, Auditions to Improv, Puppets to Props, Stage MakeUp to Commercials.


Spring Classes and Workshops 


Longview Theatre 102 Social Media Post 1Due to the popularity of our Theatre 101 class, we're back with another 5-week session of theatre at Longview! Theatre 102 offers a different combination of acting, improv, choreography and theatre crafts, AND it's been expanded to 90 minutes! NO PREVIOUS CLASS PARTICIPATION NECESSARY!

The MUSICAL THEATRE EXPERIENCE (MTE) program offers a fast-paced, FUN education in musical theatre. Under the direction of Julia Nolan with Center Stage Entertainment, we are offering a Theatre 102 class at Longview in April/May.

•    Schedule: Mondays, April 19 - May 17, 5:00-6:30pm
•    Location: Longview Recreation Center at 2909 Commonwealth Drive in Spring Hill
•    Ages: K-5th Graders
•    Cost: $130 + $25 supply fee payable to Center Stage Entertainment
•    Activity Code: 19984 (Click HERE to Register!)

Participants will:
•    Develop and hone their acting skills and confidence as they perform scenes and monologues
•    Learn and increase their dance skills with the choreography styles of today’s musicals as well as the old standards often used in musical theatre productions
•    Explore the fundamentals of improvisation and performance games while developing skills like creative thinking, self-confidence, listening, support, brainstorming, team building, and communication, while having loads of fun and laughs
•    Create theatre-related crafts, characters, and skits.

We are limiting the Theatre 102 class to 12 participants, so that we can safely act, move, dance, and create using social distancing methods. Please read the Q&A attached for more details, policies, and procedures. All participants are expected to comply with these protocols.

Note: There is not a live performance with audience for the Theatre 102 classes. A video compilation of class activities/performances will be emailed to all participants after class completion.

For further information, contact Chase.Cribbs@williamsoncounty-tn.gov or (615)302-0971 x 2214.



Summer Camps (Registration opens April 1.)

Princess Academy 1Princess Academy
Cost: $125 + $25 supply fee (paid to Dreams Do Come True)
Ages: 4-8
Instructor: Dreams Do Come True Princess Parties
This magical summer camp includes one-on-one time with 5 different princesses (one on each day of camp), princess boutique makeovers, various games/activities, and photos with their favorite princess. In addition, there will be princess lessons, crafts, sing-along, story time, and dance parties. The camp concludes with the little princesses participating in a special performance and coronation ceremony that crowns them as official princesses! Choose between morning or afternoon sessions. 

Nolensville:
June 14 – June 18 from 9:00AM – 12:00PM
June 14 – June 18 from 12:30PM – 3:30PM

Franklin:
June 21 – June 25 from 9:00AM – 12:00PM
June 21 – June 25 from 12:30PM – 3:30PM

Longview:
July 26 – July 30 from 9:00AM – 12:00PM
July 26 – July 30 from 12:30PM – 3:30PM

Click HERE to register.

For more information, contact Alison Worden at Alison.Worden@williamsoncounty-tn.gov .

Super Hero Training Academy 1Super Hero Training Academy

Cost: $125 + $25 supply fee (paid to Dreams Do Come True)
Ages: 4-8
Instructor: Dreams Do Come True 
In this top secret classified course at Super Hero Academy, young campers will be immersed in the universe of their favorite Marvel and DC super heroes, taking part in exciting new missions each and every day. While making newfound friends and allies, campers will have the fantastic opportunity to take home all their creative projects for friends and family to enjoy, as well as their own personalized superhero certificate of achievement. Each day a different super hero provides super hero training on good manners, teamwork, confidence, and self-expression through fun crafts, games, and activities. The last day of camp includes American Justice Induction for each camper. Choose between morning or afternoon sessions. 

Nolensville:
June 14 – June 18 from 9:00AM – 12:00PM
June 14 – June 18 from 12:30PM – 3:30PM

Franklin:
June 21 – June 25 from 9:00AM – 12:00PM
June 21 – June 25 from 12:30PM – 3:30PM

Longview:
July 26 – July 30 from 9:00AM – 12:00PM
July 26 – July 30 from 12:30PM – 3:30PM

Click HERE to register. 

For more information, contact Alison Worden at Alison.Worden@williamsoncounty-tn.gov .

Camp BroadwayCamp Broadway (A Rising Stars Camp)
Cost: $200 + $15 supply fee (paid to Center Stage Entertainment)
Ages: 7-11
Instructor: Julia Nolan, Center Stage Entertainment
Spend the week learning and performing some of the biggest show-stopping songs and scenes from Broadway. Kids in this one-week program will sing, dance, act, and create! Every child gets their own chance to shine and will receive individualized instruction in everything musical theatre. Perfect for those who are just beginning to explore their interest in theatre or those who are more experienced. Our action-packed, fun-filled week consists of theatre games (and lots of ‘em), all while preparing a cabaret-style revue. (Franklin camp will perform live for friends and family at the end of the week at the Performing Arts Center; due to space restrictions, Nolensville and Longview camps will have their performances videoed and emailed to participants to share with friends/family.) 

Franklin (Performing Arts Center):
June 7 – June 11 from 9:30AM – 3:30PM

Nolensville: 
June 28 – July 2 from 9:30AM – 3:30PM

Longview:
July 19 – July 23 from 9:30AM – 3:30PM

Click HERE to register. 

For more information, contact Alison Worden at Alison.Worden@williamsoncounty-tn.gov .

camp triple threat 1Camp Triple Threat (A Rising Stars Camp)
Cost: $200 + $15 supply fee (paid to Center Stage Entertainment)
Ages: 11-14
Instructor: Julia Nolan, Center Stage Entertainment
Working with professional instructors with years of experience, campers will hone their skills in the three major elements of any stage performer -- Voice, Dance and Acting. Dance, sing and act out scenes from hits from current/past Broadway Shows like Hamilton, Dear Evan Hansen, Wicked, Mean Girls, Heathers, Mama Mia, Frozen, Kinky Boots, In the Heights, Newsies, Legally Blonde, Grease, and more! This camp is designed to challenge performers in the entire range of life in the theatre including a performance on the last day of camp. (Franklin camp will perform live for friends and family at the end of the week at the Performing Arts Center; due to space restrictions, Nolensville and Longview camps will have their performances videoed and emailed to participants to share with friends/family.)

Longview:
June 21 – June 25 from 9:30AM – 3:30PM

Franklin (Performing Arts Center):
July 12 – July 16 from 9:30AM – 3:30PM

Nolensville: 
July 26 – July 30 from 9:30AM – 3:30PM

Click HERE to register. 

For more information, contact Alison Worden at Alison.Worden@williamsoncounty-tn.gov

Scene Study Acting Camp 1Scene Study Acting Camp (A Star Bright Camp)
Cost: $175 + $15 supply fee (paid to Instructor)
Ages: 12-18
Instructor: Erin Laming, Assistant Director of Star Bright Players
Campers will explore how to apply a back story to the characters that they are creating while working on contemporary and classical scenes and monologues. They will also focus on various acting techniques and staging/stage pictures, under the director of an experienced theatre teacher/director.  Four days of day camp end with rehearsal and an evening performance showcase on Friday night for friends and family. 

Franklin (Performing Arts Center):
June 28 – July 1 from 9:30AM – 3:30PM; July 2 from 5:00PM – 8:00PM

Click HERE to register. 

For more information, contact Alison Worden at Alison.Worden@williamsoncounty-tn.gov
 
 


For questions regarding WCPR's Children's Theatre Programs or to be added to the Children/Youth Theatre e-mail list, please contact Alison Worden at alison.worden@williamsoncounty-tn.gov.
icon pencil

Online
Registration

Activities & Passes