9315 State Ave. #J • Marysville, WA 98270 • (360) 322-7402

2018 Summer Workshops & Classes

Stage Makeup Workshop

July 13 and August 17, 6:30-9 p.m.

This is a one-day class, offered twice.

Cost $40 plus supplies

Students in this 2-hour hands-on class will learn about basic skin care and application skills, followed by basic special effects for the stage. The Ben Nye student makeup kit is recommended in order to fully participate in this class, available for purchase through many online retailers.


Dance for Beginners

Mon., July 30-Aug. 20 (4 sessions)

Instructor: Lexi Jones

Young Actors (5-12) 4-5 p.m. $40

Adult Actors (13+) 5:30-7 p.m. $80

For those looking to try something new, add dance to their resume, or break into musical theatre, this intro class will give you a glimpse into theatrical dancing. Learn the basic steps you might find in musicals such as, Newsies, Hairspray, and Singin’ in the Rain. No experience required.

Essence of Acting

Mondays, August 6-20, 7-9 p.m.

Instructor: Liam Cole

Cost $75 for 3 lessons

Learn what it means to be a seasoned actor. Develop your acting skills: auditioning, cold reading, scene development, character evolution, and collaborating with other artists to develop a stellar performance. Leave with a higher awareness of your capabilities and how far you can push your talent.

Staging an Effective Audition

Saturdays, Aug. 4-25, 4-6 p.m.

Instructor: Scott Randall

Cost $100 for 4 lessons

Using your current audition materials, you will be coached on how to elevate your audition to help you nail the comeback, and land the role. Bring a prepared contemporary 2-minute monologue, along with resumé and headshot to the first class. Open to all students age 16 and up.

Playwright Study for Actors

Paul Rudnick - Sun., July 15-29, 4-6 p.m.

Samuel Beckett - Sun., Aug. 12-26, 4-6 p.m.

Instructor: Scott Randall

Cost $60 (3 sessions)

The playwright study classes take acting students on a journey through the careers of leading writers of the theatre world. Students will learn to identify writing styles, important themes, and special acting skills required to tackle these works. For students ages 16 & up.

Essentials of Stage Managing

Sunday, August 5, 3-5 p.m.

Instructor: Courtney Calkins

Cost $40

This fun workshop will get you started on the path to being an  effective stage manager in community theatre, exploring the elements and  processes that are used from auditions to opening  night and everything in between. In this one-day class, Courtney will  provide tips and methods for organizing your script, keeping open  lines of communication between cast, crew and production staff, and  items and skills that should be part of every stage manager’s tool kit!

Theatre for Young Actors

Exciting new programs starting this fall!

We're proud to announce that Red Curtain's kids' theatre program will be revamped and expanded this fall (beginning September 2018). The new curriculum will allow students to progress through stages of learning, adding skills and techniques as they go. Class sessions will range from 6 weeks to 12 weeks in length, taught by Kelly McClain and Sherry Penoyer. More information will be available soon.

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Red Curtain Foundation for the Arts

9315 State Ave. #J, Marysville, WA 98270

(360) 322-7402