Matilda – The Musical
Roald Dahl’s beloved story of an extraordinary young girl comes to life in Matilda the Musical. Unloved by her parents, tormented by Headmistress Trunchbull, and armed with a vivid imagination, Matilda finds solace in stacks of library books. With the help of her caring teacher, Miss Honey, Matilda’s magic appears as she dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.
Location: Ellington High School. 37 Maple St, Ellington, CT.
Dates: October 1st, 2nd, 8th, and 9th
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Young students will use their imaginations to create characters and explore different acting techniques, practice rhythm and singing through various games and songs.
For our older students we utilize various acting games, improv, monologue, and scene work to improve acting skills – Students will explore how theatre is the art of telling stories through live acting.
We focus on each of these areas…
Students learn to work together, build trust, and involved every member in a performance.
Students explore how pantomime and behavior help tell a story
Students explore what makes characters unique and how to create compelling characters onstage.
Students will learn to think about the “why” behind every action.
Students will understand the importance of articulation, projection, and voice variation.
Students will understand how being present, istening, and reacting are important parts of being an actor.
Students will understand the “principles of blocking” and how to stage a scene without instruction.
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