ST. EDWARD SCHOOL: SPRING 2019 – GRADES 1-2 |  3-5 | 6-8
THE WIZARD OF OZ

St. Edward is our oldest and one of our largest Schoolsite programs.  This Spring, we are pleased to present an ensemble-driven adaptation of the beloved musical The Wizard of Oz. Rehearsals and performances right at your school!  This program is non-auditioned; everyone is welcome!

1st-2nd GRADE PROGRAM OVERVIEW: Students learn the foundations of theatre and creative storytelling in this Creative Drama program. They will learn how to develop characters, tell cohesive stories, and explore song & movement as tools for narrative. This program culminates in a final showing comprised of songs and scenes from The Wizard of Oz as well as examples of our creative exploration of the story.

BEGINS:  January 25, 2019

MEETS: Fridays 3:00-4:30 at St. Edward

*No rehearsal on non-school and early release days. NO CLASS: 2/8, 3/8, 4/19, & 5/3

PERFORMANCE: 1st-2nd Grade performance on Saturday May 11. Call time for actors: 9:00am. Show at 10:00am.

*Final performances might be subject to change based upon class enrollment and casting.

TUITION: Earlybird is $145, thru December 1 (based on ~$6 per hour); after December 1, tuition increases to $160.

***FINANCIAL AID IS AVAILABLE. For financial aid policies and application, click here: http://windycityperforms.org/classes-camps/financial-aid/

POLICIES: Families are required to read and acknowledge policies, including attendance, financial, behavior and others, when enrolling. By enrolling in this class, you agree to abide by all of our policies. All school policies and expectation for behavior are always in effect, in addition to WCP policies.

GRADES 3-5 OVERVIEW: Intermediate- level skills in acting, vocal production and movement. They prepare a fully-produced, 60 minute adapted version of Wizard of Oz with costumes, props, lighting, and scenic elements. Rehearsals and performances right at your school! No audition required; tryons for roles happens during the first week of class.

BEGINS:  January 25, 2019

MEETING DAY / TIME / LOCATION: Fridays 3:00-5:00 at St. Edward, usually in the Gym

*No rehearsal on non-school days. This level will hold class during our normal time on early release days. NO CLASS: 2/8 & 4/19

EXTRA TECH/DRESS REHEARSALS: (Level 3)

****Tuesday, May 7, 3:00pm-6:00pm (bring your own snack today)
****Thursday, May 9, 3:00pm-6:00pm (bring your own snack today)
****Friday, May 10 3:00pm- 5:00pm. (bring your own snack today)=

PERFORMANCES:

—-CAST A SHOW @ 12:30pm. Actors called at 11:00 am.

—-CAST B SHOW @ 3:00 PM. Actors called at 2:00 pm.

*Final performances might be subject to change based upon class enrollment and casting.

TUITION: Earlybird is $209, thru December 1 (based on $5.90 per hour); after December 1, tuition increases to $234.

***FINANCIAL AID IS AVAILABLE. For financial aid policies and application, click here: http://windycityperforms.org/classes-camps/financial-aid/

POLICIES: Families are required to read and acknowledge policies, including attendance, financial, behavior and others, when enrolling. By enrolling in this class, you agree to abide by all of our policies. All school policies and expectation for behavior are always in effect, in addition to WCP policies.

GRADES 6-8 (MS) OVERVIEW: Advanced-level skills in acting, vocal production and movement. Actors prepare a fully-produced, ensemble driven adaptation of Wizard of Oz with costumes, props, lighting, and scenic elements. Rehearsals and performances right at your school! NO audition; try-ons are held during the first week of class.

BEGINS:  January 25, 2019

MEETS: Fridays 3:00-5:00 at St. Edward

*No rehearsal on non-school and early release days. This level will hold class during our normal time on early release days. NO CLASS: 2/8 & 4/19

EXTRA TECH/DRESS REHEARSALS:
****Monday, May 6, 3:00pm-6:00pm (bring your own snack today)
****Wednesday, May 8, 3:00pm-6:00pm (bring your own snack today)
****Friday, May 10 3:00pm- 6:00pm. Followed by dinner break & Show (bring your own snack today)

PERFORMANCE: Friday May 10 @ 7:00 pm

*Final performances might be subject to change based upon class enrollment and casting.

TUITION: Earlybird is $209, thru December 1 (based on $5.90 per hour); after December 1, tuition increases to $234.

***FINANCIAL AID IS AVAILABLE. For financial aid policies and application, click here: http://windycityperforms.org/classes-camps/financial-aid/

POLICIES: Families are required to read and acknowledge policies, including attendance, financial, behavior and others, when enrolling. By enrolling in this class, you agree to abide by all of our policies. All school policies and expectation for behavior are always in effect, in addition to WCP policies.


ABOUT THE WIZARD OF OZ:  The Wizard of Oz follows the story of Dorothy, a young girl who finds herself somewhere over the rainbow in the magic land of Oz. Though at first magical and enchanting, Dorothy soon realizes that she wants nothing more than to get back to Kansas. Along the way she learns that not all witches are wicked (though some definitely are) and Things are not always what they seem. Dorothy ultimately learns that growing up takes brains, courage, and a lot of heart.

FOR QUESTIONS ABOUT THIS PROGRAM, EMAIL US: schools@windycityperforms.org

TO ENROLL: Click on the button below, and select SCHOOLSITES – SPRING 2019 from the drop-down menu:

ENROLL HERE AT OUR PORTAL

 



We have switched to a new, robust and more user-friendly customer relationship system, which will 
include ticketing, enrollment, passes, memberships, merchandise, and more.  When you use our system the first time, the system will email you a confirmation link which you will have to click to confirm your information. Some families may need to create a new password. We encourage you not to use the “guest checkout,” as your history, promo codes, and other vital tools and information will not be connected to your transaction.  Welcome to Arts People – we hope you enjoy using this system!  

 

(c) 2017 - Windy City Performs | All Rights Reserved