RIVER – Spring 2020 - Classes for ages 8-12 years
SPRING 2020 SEMESTER: Engage in the fun of music, dance, acting, and visual arts! In The River’s open enrollment classes students develop confidence and expand social skills through the creative process, rehearsal, and performances. Classes begin January 18. Recital on Saturday, March 21 at 11am. We invite and encourage families and friends to attend, applaud, and enjoy the show! CLASS DESCRIPTIONS Jazz Dance: focuses on stretches, isolation of body parts, across the floor progressions, choreography combinations, and expressing personal style. Intro to Piano: introduces piano through key recognition, basic technique, functional piano skills, and simple repertoire pieces. Mixed Media: explore assemblage through the alteration of photos, drawing, painting, found objects, composition, collage, and more. Improv and Acting: develop improvisation skills by participating in exercises and games that emphasize play, spontaneity, imagination, and confidence. Spoken Word: in partnership with Writers in the Schools, self-expression is encouraged via personal storytelling, creative writing, and the performance process. Photography: in partnership with Houston Center for Photography, learn to communicate a message, how a camera works, and explore your environment.
Intro to Piano 9:30am