Actors & Directors:  Build Your Skills

in Time for The Claire’s 2019-2020 Season!

The Lynden Performing Arts Guild is pleased to announce a series of acting workshops designed to improve your acting skills.  Improve your odds of getting the role you want in one - or more! - of the shows in the Claire’s coming season.  Boost your level of performance in that role!  Directors, learn simple tricks to get what you want from your actors!

The Craft of Acting:  A survey course of ‘how to’ methods for actors and directors

The course will be taught by Ken Dalena, a highly-regarded local actor who has over 50 years of performing experience and has trained with leading acting faculty and coaches while continually performing in theater, TV and movies.


Session One:  Be Heard!  The actor’s number one task.  Learn simple drills to increase voice projection, resonance and articulation.  Learn to be quick without hurrying.  Study the mechanics of voice production and verbal apparatus.  Introduction to Breathing Coordination, Fitzmaurice Voicework and Linklater Voice Training.  
2 hours ● May 29th @ 7:00pm ● Location: The Claire Theater ● Cost:  $20.00. 


Session Two:  Be Seen!  Look professional on stage.  Walking, standing and sitting for the stage.  Introduction to the Alexander Technique.  Basic stage movements.  Auditioning for success - get the roles you want. 

2 hours ● June 5 @ 7:00pm ● Location: The Claire Theater ● Cost:  $20.00.



Summer Spotlight @ The Claire
Camp Dates: 
July 15th – July 27th, 2019
Monday – Friday 9:00 AM - Noon
Performance Dates:
Friday, July 26th 7:00 PM & Saturday, July 27th 4:00 PM & 7:00 PM

General Seating $5.00/person – Tickets at the Door
Kids Theatre Camp for Children in Grades 2-8
Scholarships & Family Discounts Available
Download Registration Forms HERE 
Download Scholarship Application HERE

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Limited Space – Registration due June 28th

Director: Kristi Thies





2019 Fall Show
"Tuesday's with Morrie" in rep with "On Approval"
Cast - 2 men  Cast 2 men / 2 women
Auditions Jul 29, 30, 31
Performances Sep 19 - Oct 6
2019 Holiday Show
"Narnia" - The Musical
Cast - 7-10 men / 6-8 women
Auditions Sep 23, ,24, 25
Performances Nov 29 - Dec 15
2020 Winter Show
"The Curious Savage"
Cast - 5m/6w
Auditions First week of Dec (TBD)
Performances Feb 13 - Mar 1
2020 Spring Show
"Hood: The Muiscal"
Cast - 9 men / 10 women 
Audtions Mid Feb (TBD)
Performances Apr 30 - May 17

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