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Father Ryan Arts Center

420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,

January 2016

Planning Meeting: Luck of the Irish-Artinni II

January 27, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Focus On Renewal needs community volunteers to help plan their fundraiser, "Luck of the Irish-Artinni II." This is a follow-up to last year's event. Irish dancing, singing, storytelling and food and drink will be featured at the fundraiser.

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Straight Into the Family Gallery Opening/Reception

January 29, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This year, the arts committee wants to take you straight into black family life. The committee invites you to come be a part of local families who truly understand why black lives matter. The committee hopes to show how love and respect can build pride and self worth.

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February 2016

African American Celebration of the Arts (AACOA)

February 14, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Theme: Love Black Families This is Father Ryan Arts Center's yearly celebration of African-American arts with a showcase that will highlight family talent. A family photo booth will be set up to encourage family pride.

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Family Fun Night

February 18, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Youth Partnership Meeting

February 23, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This is a partnership-wide meeting for the Sto-Rox Youth Partnership. McKees Rocks native Al Condeluci will be a guest speaker. For a taste of how dynamic of a speaker this man is, please check out his TED Talk. Hear about the results from the Parent Engagement survey and what the results mean for the future of the partnership. If those two reasons weren't good enough, we will be welcoming some new Partners to the group, including students, parents and organizational leaders. Please RSVP…

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Super Saver Sundays Community Flea Market

February 28, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Join us for Focus On Renewal’s Super Saver Sundays Community Flea Market! First come, first served. Tables cost $15.

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March 2016

Super Saver Sundays Community Flea Market

March 6, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Join Focus On Renewal for one of its Super Saver Sundays Flea Markets at the Father Ryan Arts Center! Buy, sell and trade lightly used goods with neighbors and friends. Sellers tables can be reserved for $15 on Sundays when the Market is open.

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“A Century of Strong Sto-Rox Women 1916-2016” Opening Reception

March 11, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This is a photo exhibition celebrating Women's History Month! Light refreshments will be served at this free opening reception.

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Family Fun Night

March 17, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
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“Artini II” – Luck of the Irish, Pub Fun & Fare!

March 18, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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$25.00 – $30.00

Focus on Renewal (FOR) is hosting an evening of interactive art experiences with Irish-themed food and cocktails.  Guests can explore their artistic side through Irish folk-storytelling, cartooning, painting, pottery, Celtic dancing, and improv theatre.  All proceeds benefit FOR’s programs and services.   The “Artini II”, Luck of the Irish event will be held Friday, March 18 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue, McKees Rocks.  Tickets are $25 online (www.artful.ly/store/events/8439) or $30 at the door.…

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Super Saver Sundays Community Flea Market

March 20, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Join Focus On Renewal for one of its Super Saver Sundays Flea Markets at the Father Ryan Arts Center! Buy, sell and trade lightly used goods with neighbors and friends. Sellers tables can be reserved for $15 on Sundays when the Market is open.

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Alice in Wonderland

March 20, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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  Join Alice, the White Rabbit, Mad Hatter, Queen of Hearts and all their friends as they take you on an interactive, musical journey through Wonderland!  This delightful tale, based on the original characters by Lewis Carroll, takes a modern twist that is full of fun and adventure. Watch as your child becomes a part of the story and helps Alice through this wacky wonderful land. March 20th t 3:30PM and March 26th at 1:00PM & 3:30PM Performances held at…

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April 2016

Super Saver Sundays Community Flea Market

April 10, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Join Focus On Renewal for one of its Super Saver Sundays Flea Markets at the Father Ryan Arts Center! Buy, sell and trade lightly used goods with neighbors and friends. Sellers tables can be reserved for $15 on Sundays when the Market is open.

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Super Saver Sundays Community Flea Market

April 17, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Join Focus On Renewal for one of its Super Saver Sundays Flea Markets at the Father Ryan Arts Center! Buy, sell and trade lightly used goods.

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Bed Time STOry ROX

April 24, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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FREE

Celebrate the joy of reading by bringing the kids to Bedtime Story Rox.  This  FREE annual literacy festival will feature fun arts and crafts, guest readers and more!

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Sto Rox Community Input Meeting – Public Transit

April 25, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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YOUR VOICE MATTERS! Photo compliments of Pittsburgh Post Gazette Join us for a public discussion on existing bus routes in Sto Rox with Pittsburgh Public Transit and take a survey for potential new routes!

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May 2016

Middle School Arts Showcase

May 12, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Join us for the pilot program, Ryan Arts Cultural Experience (R.A.C.E.): The Middle School Edition, for song, dance, art and refreshments. Admission is FREE.

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Positive Parenting’s Family Fun Night

May 19, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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June 2016

Positive Parenting’s Family Fun Night

June 16, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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July 2016

Family Movie Night

July 21, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Free

Light dinner at 5pm, movie starts at 5.30pm. We are watching "Disney's Zootopia". Please rsvp on our Facebook event page here.

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August 2016

Family Fun Night

August 18, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Free

Please RSVP to the Facebook event page here.

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October 2016

3rd Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest

October 20, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Free

Join Focus On Renewal for their 3rd Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest at Father Ryan Arts Center! When? October 20, 2016 from 5PM-7PM! Wear costumes and come get in the Halloween spirit with some pumpkin carving! Showcase your most creative design for your chance to win prizes. Light refreshments will be served. This is a free event! Contact 412-331-1685 ext 117 for more information.

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December 2016

A Century of Strong Sto-Rox Women

December 9, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Join Focus on Renewal at a multimedia show celebrating and commemorating A Century of Strong Sto-Rox Women. When: Friday, December 9th Time: Open Reception from 6:00-8:00PM Where: Father Ryan Arts Center Price: Free and Open to the Public Visit forstorox.org for more information!    

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Family Fun Night

December 15, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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    Join us for Family Fun Night featuring Gemini Theater's production of No Elves, No Elves! 5:00-6:00PM Light Snacks and Crafts 6:00PM Help the elves solve a problem! (Baverson Theater) 7:00PM Farewell and Good Cheer! Free for the whole family!      

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January 2017

Summer Acting Camps Early Registration

January 9, 2017
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One event on May 31, 2017 at 12:00am

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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CreativeFun! Gemini Theater's 5-day camps provide hands-on experience in a real theater. Under the guidance of theater professionals, each group creates, writes, produces, and performs their show on the last day of camp. Camps are available for kids ages 4 through 17 and start on June 12th. Register by May 31st to save up to $50 on your registration!

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Robin Hood… the Game

January 14, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until January 29, 2017

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday and Sunday, repeating until January 29, 2017

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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$10

Gemini Theater will be running performances of Robin Hood... the Game, starting on January 14 through January 29. Performances will be held on Saturday's and Sunday's at 1PM and 3:30PM Tickets for admission cost $10 and can be purchased here.

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February 2017

7th Annual African American Celebration of the Arts

February 4, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Saturday, repeating until February 11, 2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Sunday, repeating until February 12, 2017

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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The 7th Annual African American Celebration of the Arts presented by Ryan Arts & Culture Center kicks off with the opening of the gallery "It Takes A Village" exhibit on Saturday, Feb. 4  from 6:00PM-8:00PM. The following weekend, a youth event is being held from 1:00PM-6:00PM on Saturday, Feb. 11 featuring a variety of activities including interactive workshops, face painting, book making, and a dance party with DJ SMI.  During the Sunday, Feb. 12 event, Opera Theater of Pittsburgh will perform…

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Jungle Book

February 18, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday and Sunday, repeating until March 5, 2017

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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$10

Gemini Theater will be hosting performances of Jungle Book running from February 18 through March 5. Performances will be held on Saturday's and Sunday's at 1PM and 3:30PM with a cost of $10 per ticket. Tickets for these shows can be purchased .

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Snow White Auditions

February 20, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:30pm, repeating until February 21, 2017

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Gemini Theater is holding auditions for our 20th Anniversary Season. We are casting adults and students, age 10 and up, for our original, interactive, children's musical "Snow White" featuring original music by Lani Cerveris-Cataldi. Auditions will be held Monday, February 20th and Tuesday, February 21st from 6:30PM-9:00PM Performances are March 25th through April 9th, 2017 on Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00pm & 3:30pm. All performances will be held at the Father Ryan Arts Center. Actors must be available for all technical rehearsals…

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March 2017

Snow White

March 25, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday and Sunday, repeating until April 9, 2017

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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$10

Gemini Theater will be hosting performances of Snow White running from March 25 through April 9. Performances are held on Saturday's and Sunday's at 1PM and 3:30PM. Tickets for admission cost $10 per person and can be purchased here.

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November 2017

CSX Intermodal Rail Terminal: Impacts to the Pittsburgh Region

November 1, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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$40
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Big Sto-Rox Job Fair

November 3, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
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December 2017

Wizard of Oz Auditions

December 11, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:30pm, repeating until December 12, 2017

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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The Gemini Children's Theater is pleased to announce open auditions for "Wizard of Oz." Actors are asked to prepare a verse and chorus of a song to sing a Capella and perform cold readings from the script.  Actors do not have to be able to sing and dance to be considered for casting.  Actors may also bring recorded accompaniment on CD.  There will be no call back auditions. Production dates are November 25th through December 17th on Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00pm and…

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Wizard of Oz Auditions

December 12, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:30pm, repeating until December 12, 2017

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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The Gemini Children's Theater is pleased to announce open auditions for "Wizard of Oz." Actors are asked to prepare a verse and chorus of a song to sing a Capella and perform cold readings from the script.  Actors do not have to be able to sing and dance to be considered for casting.  Actors may also bring recorded accompaniment on CD.  There will be no call back auditions. Production dates are November 25th through December 17th on Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00pm and…

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January 2018

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

January 23, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Imagination to Life (Ages 4-6)

January 25, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until April 12, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This introductory class, designed for our younger actors, explores the most basic elements of acting, music, movement and creative expression. Through simple theater games, puppetry, story acting (i.e. The Three Little Pigs, etc.) speech/diction exercises, and stage movement, students will develop age appropriate acting and social skills. Students will also use music to boost imagination through singing, learn sound recognition games, and play with basic instruments to learn rhythm, simple sound effects, and working to create a "symphony" of sound…

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Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

January 27, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

January 27, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

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Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

January 30, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - February 2, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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February 2018

Imagination to Life (Ages 4-6)

February 1, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until April 12, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This introductory class, designed for our younger actors, explores the most basic elements of acting, music, movement and creative expression. Through simple theater games, puppetry, story acting (i.e. The Three Little Pigs, etc.) speech/diction exercises, and stage movement, students will develop age appropriate acting and social skills. Students will also use music to boost imagination through singing, learn sound recognition games, and play with basic instruments to learn rhythm, simple sound effects, and working to create a "symphony" of sound…

Find out more »

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

February 3, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

Find out more »

Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

February 3, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

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Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

February 6, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - February 9, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Imagination to Life (Ages 4-6)

February 8, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until April 12, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This introductory class, designed for our younger actors, explores the most basic elements of acting, music, movement and creative expression. Through simple theater games, puppetry, story acting (i.e. The Three Little Pigs, etc.) speech/diction exercises, and stage movement, students will develop age appropriate acting and social skills. Students will also use music to boost imagination through singing, learn sound recognition games, and play with basic instruments to learn rhythm, simple sound effects, and working to create a "symphony" of sound…

Find out more »

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

February 10, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

Find out more »

Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

February 10, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

Find out more »

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

February 13, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - February 16, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

Find out more »

Imagination to Life (Ages 4-6)

February 15, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until April 12, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This introductory class, designed for our younger actors, explores the most basic elements of acting, music, movement and creative expression. Through simple theater games, puppetry, story acting (i.e. The Three Little Pigs, etc.) speech/diction exercises, and stage movement, students will develop age appropriate acting and social skills. Students will also use music to boost imagination through singing, learn sound recognition games, and play with basic instruments to learn rhythm, simple sound effects, and working to create a "symphony" of sound…

Find out more »

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

February 17, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

Find out more »

Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

February 17, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

Find out more »

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

February 20, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - February 23, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

Find out more »

Imagination to Life (Ages 4-6)

February 22, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until April 12, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This introductory class, designed for our younger actors, explores the most basic elements of acting, music, movement and creative expression. Through simple theater games, puppetry, story acting (i.e. The Three Little Pigs, etc.) speech/diction exercises, and stage movement, students will develop age appropriate acting and social skills. Students will also use music to boost imagination through singing, learn sound recognition games, and play with basic instruments to learn rhythm, simple sound effects, and working to create a "symphony" of sound…

Find out more »

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

February 24, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

Find out more »

Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

February 24, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

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Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

February 27, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - March 2, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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March 2018

Imagination to Life (Ages 4-6)

March 1, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until April 12, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This introductory class, designed for our younger actors, explores the most basic elements of acting, music, movement and creative expression. Through simple theater games, puppetry, story acting (i.e. The Three Little Pigs, etc.) speech/diction exercises, and stage movement, students will develop age appropriate acting and social skills. Students will also use music to boost imagination through singing, learn sound recognition games, and play with basic instruments to learn rhythm, simple sound effects, and working to create a "symphony" of sound…

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Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

March 3, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

March 3, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

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Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

March 6, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - March 9, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Imagination to Life (Ages 4-6)

March 8, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until April 12, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This introductory class, designed for our younger actors, explores the most basic elements of acting, music, movement and creative expression. Through simple theater games, puppetry, story acting (i.e. The Three Little Pigs, etc.) speech/diction exercises, and stage movement, students will develop age appropriate acting and social skills. Students will also use music to boost imagination through singing, learn sound recognition games, and play with basic instruments to learn rhythm, simple sound effects, and working to create a "symphony" of sound…

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Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

March 10, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

March 10, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

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Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

March 13, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - March 16, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Imagination to Life (Ages 4-6)

March 15, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until April 12, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This introductory class, designed for our younger actors, explores the most basic elements of acting, music, movement and creative expression. Through simple theater games, puppetry, story acting (i.e. The Three Little Pigs, etc.) speech/diction exercises, and stage movement, students will develop age appropriate acting and social skills. Students will also use music to boost imagination through singing, learn sound recognition games, and play with basic instruments to learn rhythm, simple sound effects, and working to create a "symphony" of sound…

Find out more »

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

March 17, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

Find out more »

Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

March 17, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

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Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

March 20, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - March 23, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Imagination to Life (Ages 4-6)

March 22, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until April 12, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This introductory class, designed for our younger actors, explores the most basic elements of acting, music, movement and creative expression. Through simple theater games, puppetry, story acting (i.e. The Three Little Pigs, etc.) speech/diction exercises, and stage movement, students will develop age appropriate acting and social skills. Students will also use music to boost imagination through singing, learn sound recognition games, and play with basic instruments to learn rhythm, simple sound effects, and working to create a "symphony" of sound…

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Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

March 24, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

March 24, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

Find out more »

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

March 27, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - March 30, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Imagination to Life (Ages 4-6)

March 29, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until April 12, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This introductory class, designed for our younger actors, explores the most basic elements of acting, music, movement and creative expression. Through simple theater games, puppetry, story acting (i.e. The Three Little Pigs, etc.) speech/diction exercises, and stage movement, students will develop age appropriate acting and social skills. Students will also use music to boost imagination through singing, learn sound recognition games, and play with basic instruments to learn rhythm, simple sound effects, and working to create a "symphony" of sound…

Find out more »

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

March 31, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

March 31, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

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April 2018

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

April 3, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - April 6, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Imagination to Life (Ages 4-6)

April 5, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until April 12, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This introductory class, designed for our younger actors, explores the most basic elements of acting, music, movement and creative expression. Through simple theater games, puppetry, story acting (i.e. The Three Little Pigs, etc.) speech/diction exercises, and stage movement, students will develop age appropriate acting and social skills. Students will also use music to boost imagination through singing, learn sound recognition games, and play with basic instruments to learn rhythm, simple sound effects, and working to create a "symphony" of sound…

Find out more »

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

April 7, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

Find out more »

Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

April 7, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

Find out more »

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

April 10, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - April 13, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Imagination to Life (Ages 4-6)

April 12, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until April 12, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This introductory class, designed for our younger actors, explores the most basic elements of acting, music, movement and creative expression. Through simple theater games, puppetry, story acting (i.e. The Three Little Pigs, etc.) speech/diction exercises, and stage movement, students will develop age appropriate acting and social skills. Students will also use music to boost imagination through singing, learn sound recognition games, and play with basic instruments to learn rhythm, simple sound effects, and working to create a "symphony" of sound…

Find out more »

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

April 14, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

April 14, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

Find out more »

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

April 17, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - April 20, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

April 21, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

Find out more »

Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

April 21, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

Find out more »

Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

April 24, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - April 27, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Page to Stage Acting (Ages 6-10)

April 28, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This more advanced dramatics class, designed for young actors, moves students out of the "fairy tale" stories into more in-depth scene work, skits and short plays. Through higher level acting games, beginning improvisation exercises, directed script work and note taking, students will further understand the rehearsal process. Students will also build confidence in their acting and auditioning skills through character development training, more advanced stage movement and voice/diction drills. Students will utilize several weeks of class creating characters and a…

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Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

April 28, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

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May 2018

Tell A Tale Theater (Ages 8-12)

May 5, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2018

Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

This class will focus on creating a "mini" version of a Gemini Theater production originally adapted for our classic children's season. Each week, time is allotted for production so students can rehearse, pick costumes, prepare props, and draw background scenery for their own Gemini show. Everyone in this class will perform in the production selected by the teacher, with characters being assigned based on student interest and comfort-level with size of role. Some students will play multiple roles, getting the…

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June 2018

2018 Summer Camp Scheduling (ages 4-6)

June 18, 2018 @ 9:00 am - June 22, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Looking for the perfect way to channel your little one’s creative energy? In this action-packed camp, our youngest actors rehearse and perform a short play that they help to create from their own imaginations! This highly structured workshop, geared for young attention spans, includes a variety of exciting, fun-filled activities: puppet, costume, scenery and prop-making, theater games, music, and movement. While having a great time, your child will learn to listen, follow directions, remember, focus, accomplish objectives, take turns, work…

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2018 Summer Camp Scheduling (ages 7-11)

June 25, 2018 @ 9:00 am - June 29, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

Does your son or daughter like to pretend? This moderately structured camp will unlock your child’s creativity and take him/her on a week-long adventure into the imagination! Young actors choose their own characters and put them all together into an original story, which they write, rehearse and perform as a mini play on the last day of the workshop. While having fun and making new friends, your child will improve his/her ability to listen, follow directions, compose a story, understand…

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July 2018

2018 Summer Camp Scheduling (Ages 11-14)

July 9, 2018 @ 9:00 am - July 13, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Does your teen have a creative mind that enjoys bringing ideas to life? This exciting camp will let his/her imagination soar to new heights! Moderately structured, this workshop allows the aspiring writer/actor/director creative freedom to develop an original production emphasizing script writing, character development, advanced theater games and improvisation. Morning Session - 9am to 12pm; Afternoon Session - 1pm to 4pm; All-Day Session - 9am to 4pm. MORNING campers final performance is held at 11:30am; AFTERNOON campers performance is held…

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2018 Summer Camp Schedule (ages 4-6)

July 16, 2018 @ 9:00 am - July 20, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

Looking for the perfect way to channel your little one’s creative energy? In this action-packed camp, our youngest actors rehearse and perform a short play that they help to create from their own imaginations! This highly structured workshop, geared for young attention spans, includes a variety of exciting, fun-filled activities: puppet, costume, scenery and prop-making, theater games, music, and movement. While having a great time, your child will learn to listen, follow directions, remember, focus, accomplish objectives, take turns, work…

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2018 Summer Camp Scheduling (Ages 12-17)

July 16, 2018 @ 9:00 am - July 20, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Is your teen ready to not just help write a show, but learn the art of creative collaboration in the arts? During this special two-week workshop, students will participate in advanced creative writing activities to develop and strengthen their playwrighting skills. With the guidance of our teachers, they will spend their first week participating in various creative writing activities, as well as engaging in improvisation games and formats. In addition, we will bring in guest artists to talk about their…

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2018 Summer Camp Scheduling (Ages 7-11)

July 16, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - July 20, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
+ Google Map

Does your son or daughter like to pretend? This moderately structured camp will unlock your child’s creativity and take him/her on a week-long adventure into the imagination! Young actors choose their own characters and put them all together into an original story, which they write, rehearse and perform as a mini play on the last day of the workshop. While having fun and making new friends, your child will improve his/her ability to listen, follow directions, compose a story, understand…

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2018 Summer Camp Scheduling (Ages 12-17)

July 23, 2018 @ 9:00 am - July 27, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Is your teen ready to not just help write a show, but learn the art of creative collaboration in the arts? During this special two-week workshop, students will participate in advanced creative writing activities to develop and strengthen their playwrighting skills. With the guidance of our teachers, they will spend their first week participating in various creative writing activities, as well as engaging in improvisation games and formats. In addition, we will bring in guest artists to talk about their…

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2018 Summer Camp Scheduling (ages 4-6)

July 30, 2018 @ 9:00 am - August 3, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Looking for the perfect way to channel your little one’s creative energy? In this action-packed camp, our youngest actors rehearse and perform a short play that they help to create from their own imaginations! This highly structured workshop, geared for young attention spans, includes a variety of exciting, fun-filled activities: puppet, costume, scenery and prop-making, theater games, music, and movement. While having a great time, your child will learn to listen, follow directions, remember, focus, accomplish objectives, take turns, work…

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August 2018

2018 Summer Camp Scheduling (Ages 7-11)

August 6, 2018 @ 9:00 am - August 10, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Does your son or daughter like to pretend? This moderately structured camp will unlock your child’s creativity and take him/her on a week-long adventure into the imagination! Young actors choose their own characters and put them all together into an original story, which they write, rehearse and perform as a mini play on the last day of the workshop. While having fun and making new friends, your child will improve his/her ability to listen, follow directions, compose a story, understand…

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2018 Summer Camp Scheduling (ages 4-6)

August 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am - August 17, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Looking for the perfect way to channel your little one’s creative energy? In this action-packed camp, our youngest actors rehearse and perform a short play that they help to create from their own imaginations! This highly structured workshop, geared for young attention spans, includes a variety of exciting, fun-filled activities: puppet, costume, scenery and prop-making, theater games, music, and movement. While having a great time, your child will learn to listen, follow directions, remember, focus, accomplish objectives, take turns, work…

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2018 Summer Camp Scheduling (Ages 7-11)

August 13, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - August 17, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Father Ryan Arts Center, 420 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks,
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Does your son or daughter like to pretend? This moderately structured camp will unlock your child’s creativity and take him/her on a week-long adventure into the imagination! Young actors choose their own characters and put them all together into an original story, which they write, rehearse and perform as a mini play on the last day of the workshop. While having fun and making new friends, your child will improve his/her ability to listen, follow directions, compose a story, understand…

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