Looking for an engaging activity for the whole family? New Victory Family Workshops at the New 42nd Street Studios (where Broadway shows rehearse!) create opportunities where kids and adults explore the arts in an unforgettable way. Inspired by shows at The New Victory Theater, families learn exciting new skills, share lasting memories and play in unique, hands-on discovery sessions - no experience necessary!
Puppet Making - Saturday, February 23 at 11:30 am and 1:30 pm
Create your own puppet friend using craft materials and a variety of found objects. Inspired by Grug, "Puppet Making" is best for ages three to six.
Shakespeare - Saturday, March 9 at 10:30 am and 4:30 pm
Discover the wit within the writings of William Shakespeare through theater games and dramatic play in an introduction of techniques performed onstage. Inspired by The Acting Company's As You Like It, "Shakespeare" is best for ages ten and up.
Clowning - Saturday, March 23 at 12 pm and 4:30 pm
Invent your own unique clown persona and create an original comedy routine. Inspired by Bello Mania, "Clowning" is best for ages six and up.
Sound Effects and Foley Design - Saturday, April 6 at 12 pm
Use sound and music to define the mood and enrich the story of your own imaginary world. Inspired by Intergalactic Nemesis, "Sound Effects and Foley Design" is best for ages eight and up.
Families are welcome to come before or after the show or on a separate day. Taught by a professional ensemble of New Victory Teaching Artists, New Victory Family Workshops are at the New 42nd Street Studios (229 West 42nd Street) and cost $12 for members and $17 non-members. About these and other family workshops: http://www.newvictory.org/Workshops.aspx
For more information, contact Arielle Katz at firstname.lastname@example.org or (646)223-3065.