FREE - open to everyone from ages 5 and above
Class meetings: Every Thursday, 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Instructor: Ngoc Bay
This class teaches various modes of Hát Boi singing, movement, dance, make-up,
and costume-making. Students will have the opportunity to participate in numerous performances in the community. Artist Ngoc Bay states, “Recognizing that Hát Boi needs to be preserved for the next generation, I’d like to pass on what I have learned from my teachers – the artists who lovingly dedicated their time to teach their students. I hope that many community organizations will help to keep this tradition going.”
THEATRE FOR YOUTH
8 – 13 years old
Class meetings: To be announced
Instructors: Uyen Huynh & Associates
This class is designed for 8- to 13-year-old children who are interested in learning new techniques in the performing arts or developing existing performing arts skills. They will be engaged in exercises of voice, movement, monologues, dialogues, costume making, set design and basic theater terminologies. They will also learn how to write a script for a
play, which is based on personal stories and imagined fiction.