MTC Presents...LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS


Buy your tickets at Fawley's Music, Pinocchio's Books, MTC's Box-Office 2 hours before each performance, or ONLINE HERE

MTC launches "Da-Doo:" Help us Get Audrey II Campaign on Indiegogo


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Fall Studio Drama Registration


Registration for Morgantown Theatre Company's Studio Drama Class is finally open!!

Studio Drama Class (Grades K-5*) $120

Studio Drama Class is designed for first-time actors and seasoned divas alike! Studio is a new offering here at MTC and is a combined course of our Fun With Drama and Intermediate Drama classes. The class will meet once per week and culminates in a performance for family and friends.

Students will have hands-on experience in creative dramatics at each class and will develop acting and character techniques, design sets, and create props and costumes. The performance at the end of the semester will be a collaborative artistic work between all students and MTC instructors, designed from our students' creative input and efforts!

*Studio class may be appropriate for older children, please contact MTC's office if you have questions.

Registration Information:
Studio Class will meet Tuesdays 6-7:15 p.m.* (September 30- December 2**). 8 classes.
Tuition is $120. A $50 deposit (deducted from tuition) is due upon registration to reserve your child's spot. Remaining tuition will be due the second week of classes (Oct. 7).

*If there is enough interest, a second class may be offered Wednesdays 6-7:15p.m.
** Class will not meet during CCT dress rehearsals on 10/21 and 11/11.
Tentative make-up and/or performance days: Dec. 3-5.

To Register for Studio Drama fill out the F14 Studio Drama Class Registration
Please email info@morgantowntheatrecompany.org or call 304-291-6826 with any questions.

Pre-Registration for Fall 2014


Registration for CCT for the Fall semester is now open. Registration for all other classes will be posted at a later date.

Children's Community Theatre (Grades 2-12*)

CCT members gain real, practical theatrical experience as they refine their acting, singing, dancing, and behind-the-scenes talents during several months of rehearsals culminating in a weekend of performances on the newly renovated Metropolitan stage or another venue in the Morgantown area. Every MTC student "gets a part" with direct on-stage experience.

Auditions are required for lead roles only, and each CCT participant gets a part in a production. Students learn teamwork, commitment, responsibility, and accountability by seeing a large project through from beginning to end.

* Prior to enrolling in CCT, children in grades 2-4 must complete two semesters of Fun with Drama, Intermediate Drama or other equivalent program and be ready for the commitment.

Rehearsal Information:
Rehearsals are usually 2 to 3 times per week depending on the age of the student and his/her role. The rehearsal schedule is determined by enrollment. The number of students registered, their ages and gender and their availability all play a factor in the choice of play(s) and/or musical(s) chosen for the fall/winter production(s) and the rehearsal schedule.

To Register for CCT fill out the Fall 2014 Registration Form as well as the CCT Scheduling Form and CCT One-Time Conflicts Form.

Please email info@morgantowntheatrecompany.org or call 304-291-6826 with any questions.

MTC Summer Camp 2014


MTC is offering both a Summer Day Camp for children ages 7-12 and a 3-Week Advanced Theatre Workshop for children ages 10 and up. Please read on to see details of each program and how to register for each.

 
 

MTC Summer Day Camp 2014

For Children Ages 7-12

Weekly Camps
July 7 - August 8
8:15am – 12:30pm

$125 per week

Students participate in theatre, art, music, dance, and/or creative writing according to each week’s theme. A snack will be provided. Each week ends in a Friday noon-time performance.

Daily Schedule
8:15 – 9:00 Arrival at MTC
9:00 – 12:30 Theatre Arts Programming
12:30 – 12:45 Pickup

*For late pick-up, a $10 charge will be levied for every 10 minute time block after 12:45pm.

Week 1
There and Back Again: A Space Odyssey! July 7–11

Set out on a futuristic adventure to uncharted regions of space. Explore the universe on an epic quest filled with daunting trials, advanced Techno-gadgets, and out-of –this- world creatures! Create your own fantasy set, costumes, props, and more in this play of tomorrow!

Week 2
African Storytelling, Music, and Dance July 14–18

Learn about authentic African music and dance and make your own instruments. Investigate traditional storytelling techniques from West Africa. Finally, be inspired by African folktales, and then create your own musical-story performance.

Week 3
Talk to the Hand: Puppetry FunShop July 21–25

Turn a classic children’s story into a puppet extravaganza! Create your own puppets, and props and practice character voices. Stage your favorite tale in this creative dramatics, puppet workshop.

Week 4
Stock Your Art-senal with These Stock Characters July 28–August 1

Explore age-old characterization classics of the theatre. Trace today’s characters to their historical roots and hone your acting skills. Develop a signature character and create a dramatic performance of a team-written dialogue.

Week 5
MTC Follies August 4–8

“Come on along and listen to…” the biggest hits of Broadway! Stage, rehearse, and perform your favorite musical theatre numbers in this MTC Review. And, if you have any doubt, be sure to “Let It Go!” Become a triple-threat by exercising your music, dance, and acting skills.

To Register:

**To assure a spot in camp, a non-refundable minimum payment of $50 must be paid upon registering. This payment is required for each week your child is registered. This payment will be applied to the tuition for that week. Payment will be refunded if space is not available. Full Payment is due the first day of camp for the week your child attends.**

Family discounts available.

1.) Click here:

Summer Camp 2014 Registration

and submit the online form.

2.) Download the Medical Form from the website, fill out and send it along with deposit/tuition to:
Morgantown Theatre Company
369 High Street
Morgantown, WV 26505

**Spaces are limited. Please register early.**
All forms must be submitted no later than the first day of camp for the week your child attends.

 
 
 

3-Week Advanced Theatre Workshops

Ages 10 and up
July 14 – August 1

These classes may be taken as cohesive program, or as individual components. There will be a presentation concluding the program on a Saturday.
Cost for the Workshop as a cohesive program, including all classes, is $225 (plus material fee if applicable, see below). See individual and combo prices listed below.

Schedule

Monday/Wednesday/Friday:
Drop-off 12:30-1:00
Voice Class 1:00-2:00
Explore Opera! 2-4:30

Tuesday/Thursday:
Drop-off 12:30-1:00
Improv Workshop 1:00-2:00
Theatrical Make-Up 2:00-4:30

Voice Class - $45

Have you ever been interested in private voice lessons? This introductory course in vocal technique is the perfect primer to discover if it’s right for you! Learn the fundamental practices of healthy vocal technique and hone your musicianship by performing in small and large ensemble singing. Explore appropriate repertoire, foreign languages, and solo vocal opportunities.

Explore Opera! - $115

Discover why “it ain’t over ‘til the fat lady sings” in this opera workshop. Using classical music, we will explore a variety of opera theatre techniques to find out what makes opera different (and similar) to other types of theatrical performance. Learn about various components of opera by writing and performing your own operetta using the tunes of your favorite classical hits.

*The cost of Voice Class and Explore Opera! together is $140.*

Improv Workshop - $30

Improve your improvisational skills in this theatre-of-the-moment class. Using a plethora of improv exercises and games, we will develop quick, creative reflexes on the stage. Acquire the necessary tools for in-depth character development and comedic timing. This workshop is sure to be surprising and fun-filled.

Theatrical Make-Up - $75

Learn the fundamental craft of stage make-up application. Use practical techniques to enhance your characterizations by making yourself look your best for the stage. Also, discover how to make yourself appear old, ugly, fantastical, zombified, and more. A personal theatrical make-up kit is recommended; however, a materials fee of $15 will be applied if MTC is providing one.

*The cost of Improv Workshop and Theatrical Make-up together is $100 plus a material fee of $15 if MTC is providing a make-up kit.*

To Register:

1.) Click here:

Summer 2014 Advanced Workshop Registration

and submit the online form.

2.) Download the Medical Form from the website, fill out and send it along with tuition to:
Morgantown Theatre Company
369 High Street
Morgantown, WV 26505

**Spaces are limited. Please register early.**
All forms must be submitted no later than the first day of camp for the week your child attends.

MTC Presents


At the Metropolitan Theatre on High Street.

Showtimes:
Saturday, April 26th at 2pm
Saturday, April 26th at 7pm
Sunday, April 27th at 3pm

Tickets:
$10 for adults
$8 for children 12 and under

Available now at our Online Box Office.
Available soon at Pinocchio's Books and Toys on High Street and Fawley's in Sabraton.

Wendy Darling loves to tell stories to her brothers, Michael and John. But when her father announces she must move out of the nursery, Peter Pan comes to visit the children and whisks them away to Never Land. Their adventure introduces them to the Lost Boys, Mermaids, Indians and even the infamous pirate, Captain Hook!

Based on the Disney film and J.M. Barrie's enchanting play, Disney's Peter Pan JR. is a modern version of the timeless tale about a boy who wouldn't grow up! The score includes new arrangements of classic Disney songs, such as "Following the Leader," "You Can Fly," "The Second Star to the Right" and "Yo Ho, A Pirate's Life for Me." (text credit www.mtishows.com)

April 2014

Spring 2014 Registration


Children's Community Theatre: $250 (Grades 2-12*)

CCT members gain real, practical theatrical experience as they refine their acting, singing, dancing, and behind-the-scenes talents during several months of rehearsals culminating in a weekend of performances on the newly renovated Metropolitan stage or another venue in the Morgantown area. Every MTC student "gets a part" with direct on-stage experience.

Auditions are required for lead roles only, and each CCT participant gets a part in a production. Students learn teamwork, commitment, responsibility, and accountability by seeing a large project through from beginning to end.

* Prior to enrolling in CCT, children in grades 2-4 must complete two semesters of Fun with Drama, Intermediate Drama or other equivalent program and be ready for the commitment.

Rehearsal Information:
Rehearsals are usually 2 to 3 times per week depending on the age of the student and his/her role. The rehearsal schedule is determined by enrollment. The number of students registered, their ages and gender and their availability all play a factor in the choice of play(s) and/or musical(s) chosen for the spring/summer production(s) and the rehearsal schedule.

Full cast rehearsals will be scheduled during the following times:
Mondays, Wednesdays or Fridays 6:00-7:30
*will only be 2-3 times per week based on casting
Occasional rehearsals will be scheduled on Saturdays and Sundays.
Leads and older students may be scheduled for additional rehearsals.

Performance dates April 25-27th

The CCT program will begin March 3rd, however registration will continue on a rolling basis through March 14th. Auditions will be scheduled for March 8th-9th.

To Register for CCT fill out the Spring 2014 Registration Form as well as the CCT Scheduling Form and CCT One-Time Conflicts Form.

 

 

Registration Deadline for Fun With Drama and Intermediate Drama is March 7th

 

Intermediate Drama: $140 (Grades 3-5)

For those not quite ready for the big stage or those who have less time to devote to theatre practice. Class meets once a week with some additional rehearsals scheduled based on participants' availability and culminates in a class performance.

Wednesdays 4:30-6:00 (March 12 - May 14)

Performance dates will be May 17-18

To Register fill out the Spring 2014 Registration Form.

 

Fun With Drama: $100 (Grades K-2)

An introduction to the craft of acting with hands-on experience in creative dramatics. Children receive a foundation in the process of acting through a variety of beginning acting exercises and through the rehearsals of a skit culminating in the performance at the end of program.

Mondays 4:30-5:30 (March 10 - May 12)

Performance dates will be May 17-18

To Register fill out the Spring 2014 Registration Form.

MTC Presents Fiddler on the Roof


At the Metropolitan Theatre on High Street.

Showtimes:
Friday, January 24th at 7pm
Saturday, January 25th at 2pm
Saturday, January 25th at 7pm
Sunday, January 26th at 3pm

Tickets:
$10 for adults, $8 for children 12 and under
now available at our

Online Box Office.

Paper tickets coming soon to Pinocchio's on High Street and Fawley's in Sabraton.

In the little village of Anatevka, Tevye, a poor dairyman, tries to instill in his five daughters the traditions of his tight-knit Jewish community in the face of changing social mores and the growing anti-Semitism of Czarist Russia. One of Broadway’s best, Fiddler On The Roof features features the well-loved songs "Sunrise, Sunset," "If I Were A Rich Man" and "Matchmaker."

December 2013

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