Footlights - MHT's Saturday classes!

NEW SESSION - Starts August 26

8 AM --  THEATRE GAMES! Open to grades 1-3.  Fun theatre games and comedy improvisation for early elementary age performers!  Regular attendance is encouraged, but not mandatory.  Led by April Cochan, MHT's Education Director.  August 26 - November 18.  60 minute sessions. Class fee is $70 for the 12 week session.  No meet on October 7.

9 AM --  THEATRE GAMES! Open to grades 4 & 5. Fun theatre games and comedy improvisation for upper elementary age performers! Regular attendance is encouraged, but not mandatory. Led by April Cochran, MHT's Education Director.  August 26 - November 18.  60 minute sessions.  Class fee is $70 for the 12 week session.  No meet on October 7.

10 AM  - COMEDY IMPROVISATION! Open to Middle School (grades 6-8) - Learn how to think on your feet and hone your acting skills through improvisation games! Each week, we will focus on games to teach the rules of improv and improve your skills. We’ll be working on topics such as physical improv, verbal wit, group interaction, and much more. Each session is sure to be filled with laughter and FUN! Led by the director of HA - MHT'S TEEN COMEDY IMPROV TROUPE, Ethan Hines.  August 26 - November 18.  60 minute sessions.  Class fee is $70 for the 12 week session.  No meet on October 7.

10 AM - CLUBHOUSE AT THE MARKET HOUSE Session #1  Open to ages 4, 5, & 6.  Based on MHT's PlayTime interactive performance series - this acting class for young performers creates a secret handshake, learns the sign for the Word of the Day, and then acts out a story unlocked from the Rainbow Storybook.  A different story each week!  Theatre games add to the fun. Led by MHT's Education Director, April Cochran.  August 26 - Sept. 30.  50 minute sessions.  Class fee is $35 for the 6 Saturdays session.  Class size limited to 16.

11 AM - CLUBHOUSE AT THE MARKET HOUSE Session #1  Open to ages 4, 5, & 6.  Content is the same as the 10 AM class. Choose which time works best for you - 10 AM or 11 AM!  August 26 - Sept. 30. Class size limited to 16.

10 AM - CLUBHOUSE AT THE MARKET HOUSE Session #2  Open to ages 4, 5, & 6.  Same fun premise - 6 new stories, six new week!  October 14 - November 18.  50 minute sessions.  Class fee is $35 for the 6 Saturdays session.  Class size limited to 16.

11 AM - CLUBHOUSE AT THE MARKET HOUSE Session #2  Open to ages 4, 5, & 6.  Content is the same as the 10 AM class. Choose which time works best for you - 10 AM or 11 AM! October 14 - November 18. Class size limited to 16.

11 AM - RISING STARS MUSICAL THEATRE  Open to grades 8th - 12th.  Each week students will focus on a different aspect of musical theatre performance.  The class will conclude with a fully choreographed performance from the musical theatre repertoire.  Attendance each week is mandatory!  Led by Emi Chapman Hensel, instructor/chorographer for DanceMHT and principal choreographer for MHT and Emily Yocum Black, a recent graduate of University of Louisville with a Masters of Music in Vocal Performance and extensive performance experience.  August 26 - September 30.   60 minute sessions. Class fee is $48 for the 6 week session. 

Footlights are MHT’s Saturday drama classes program!  These sessions are action-packed with the emphasis on fun while expanding performance/interpersonal skills.  No previous classes or performing experience is needed to participate!  Financial need partial scholarships are available. Those who wish to obtain a scholarship can pick up an application form from the theatre or print out from below and turn into the theatre's box office for review. To register for classes – phone Market House Theatre at (270) 444-6828.