OCTOBER WORKSHOPS

Hurry! Space is limited to 20 participants per workshop. Register today by emailing Kristi Grand at info@grandperformingarts.com

 

Intro to Voice Workshop - $65
Coach Trenton Torain

Monday, October 9th  
Session 1 (Ages 8-12)  5-8PM
Monday, October 23rd
Session 2 (Ages 13-17) 5-8PM

Voice study is the secret to success for many contemporary and classic vocal artists. G.P.A.’s Voice Workshop is an introductory course designed to teach you how to make your voice sound more powerful, how to use vocal technique to expand your range and expression, and how to become more confident in vocal performances. Coach Trent will cover basic music theory and introduce the basics of reading sheet music. This course is a fantastic starting point for anyone wanting to make the most of their voice.

 

Acting/Improv Workshop - $65
Coach Jamie Cohen 

Saturday, October 14th
Session 1 (Ages 8–12)  9AM–12PM
Session 2 (Ages 13–17) 1–4PM

If you’ve ever been intrigued by improv and want to see what it’s all about, this one-time, fun introduction to improve is just for you! In this 3-hour workshop you’ll learn the basics of improvised theater – spontaneity, playfulness, creativity, listening, storytelling and the incredible YES and theory through fun games and exercises. Coach Jamie creates a safe, inviting environment for trying new things and taking a few risks. You’ll stretch your boundaries (just a bit, no pressure) while you meet some new friends, explore improv’s life lessons, and generally have a hilarious time. 

 

Youth Leadership Workshop - $65
Coach Randy Fortes

Saturday, October 28th
Session 1 (Ages 11-13) 9AM-12PM
Session 2 (Ages 14-17) 1-4PM

This 3 hour training program builds upon Youth Leadership Training by developing the service-learning practice of youth participants to effectively create change. In addition to learning about leadership styles and effective group collaboration, participants will understand how to put their leadership skills to use. This training guides participants through an experience that reminds them of the power they already possess, and invites them to step into it.

Participants will:

  • Strengthen their ability to work together with people from different backgrounds
  • Develop an understanding of their own leadership style
  • Leave with tools to lead and create change in their communities
  • Gain tools for problem solving and emotional self care.