RCT Theatre Academy seeks to show young people a world where imagination and creative expression thrive: The theatre! Our classes are perfect for serious, aspiring performers as for students who just want to have fun. If you’re not sure which class is right for you, call 540-309-6802 for help. Register early!

CLASSES

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RCT Theatre Academy seeks to show young people a world where imagination and creative expression thrive: The theatre! Our classes are perfect for serious, aspiring performers as for students who just want to have fun. If you’re not sure which class is right for you, call 540-309-6802 for help. Register early!

Please note: All 2017-2018 Classes will be held at the Scottish Rite Auditorium, 622 Campbell Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24016.

Creative Drama

For Grades: K-2nd (Must be in Kindergarten currently)

Mondays: 4:00PM-5:00PM

Instructor: Mary Hannah (Lead) & Brett (MD)

Spring: How Far You’ll Go: Sing & Dance

Each student will enjoy singing familiar Disney tunes while learning choreography for each song! We will see how far you can go as a singer, dancer and actor, while growing your imagination. Actors will use their bodies, voices, music, art, and props to play their original roles and create an imaginary world.

Elementary Ensemble

For Grades: 3rd-5th

Mondays: Class 5:00-6:00PM / Add-On ($35) 6:00-6:30PM

Instructors: Ian (Lead) & Brett (MD)

Spring: Wilbur, Charlotte, and Me: Country Style!

Students who take this course will learn the arts of singing and acting while exploring the world of the children’s classic, Charlotte’s Web. Acting instruction will focus on becoming the animals of the beloved story while learning country-fied songs to bring the Zuckerman’s Farm to life.

NEW! - Add-on Instruction:

There will be a total of 4 add-on's (week 2-5): 2 weeks of dance, 1 week of acting and 1 week of music. There will be no add-on the first of class. Available under Session Options during check-out.

Intermediate Ensemble

For Grades: 6th-12th

Tuesdays: Class 4:00-5:30PM / Add-On ($35) 5:30-6:00PM

Instructor: Ian

Spring: Design for Theatre

Discover the world of backstage in this course that focuses on how shows are built and created. Throughout the course, students will learn how to design every aspect of a show from costumes to set to sound effects. Students will leave with a wealth of knowledge and their own theatre design book.

NEW! - Add-on Instruction:

There will be a total of 4 add-on's (week 2-5): 2 weeks of music and 2 weeks of acting. There will be no add-on the first day of class. Available under Session Options during check-out.

Specialty Class

For Ages: 21 & up!

Thursdays: 5:30-6:30PM

Instructor: Mary Hannah

Adult Dance Night: Grab A Glass & Get Down! (21 & up)

No matter your age or ability level, we're all allowed to have a little fun! Come join us in an informal setting with wine and dancing. We can all learn a little jazz technique while enjoying a “wine break” no water breaks allowed.

Sunday Intensive

For Grades: 7th-12th

Sundays: Class 3:00-5:00PM / Add-On ($35) 2:30-3:00PM

Instructor: Brett

Spring: Aca-RCT

Explore the world of A capella with all of your friends, just like you’ve seen in the movie Pitch Perfect! In this class, we will be singing your favorite songs and introduce you to the concept of creating different sounds and vocal percussion without using accompanied instruments.

NEW! - Add-on Instruction:

There will be a total of 4 add-on's (week 2-5). There will be no add-on the first day of class. Each week you will be introduced to different vocal concepts and techniques with a focus on musical theatre singing. Available under Session Options during check-out.

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Semester Pricing

Fall Classes

August 27 - October 23, 2017

Cost: $185 (Before Aug 15)/ $195 (After)

Pre-K: $120

Add-on Instruction: $50

Winter Classes

January 7 - March 3, 2018

Cost: $185 (Before Dec 19)/ $195 (After)

Pre-K: $120

Add-on Instruction: $50

Spring Mini-Sessions

April 15 - May 19, 2018

Cost: $100 (Before Feb 20)/ $110 (After)

Add-on Instruction: $50

ACADEMY PACK: Includes a class this fall, a class during our winter session, and a class next spring, all for $450. This Academy Pack special is only available until August 27th, and can be purchased by calling 540-400-7795 or by clicking the link below!

Register Online!

10% discount for siblings! Cost includes all materials, Camp Tee-Shirt & Photo.

Need-Based Scholarships are available.

SUMMER CAMPS

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RCT knows summer! Students will learn theatre skills, build friendships, gain confidence and have an unforgettable experience while staging a summer production!

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2018 SUMMER CAMPS

Please note: All 2017-2018 Camps will be held at the Scottish Rite Auditorium, 622 Campbell Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24016.

If You Give A Mouse A Cookie

For Grade: Pre-K

July 23-27, 2018 (1/2 Day)

Time: 9:00AM-12:00PM

Showcase: Friday July 27th, 5:30PM

Cost: $175 (Before May 1),

$250 (After)

Lion's Tales

For Grades: K-2nd

July 9-13, 2018 (1/2 Day Camp, choose AM or PM)

Time (AM session): 8:30AM-12:00PM

Time (PM session): 1:30PM-5:00PM

Showcase: Friday July 13th, 5:30PM

Cost: $225 (Before May 1),

$250 (After)

Hercules: The Musical
& Hansel and Gretel

For Grades: 3rd-5th

July 16-20, 2018 (Choose 1/2 Day or Full Day)

Time (Hercules): 8:30AM-12:00PM

Time (Hansel): 1:30PM-5:00PM

Showcases: Friday July 20th, 5:30PM

Cost Per Theme: $225 (Before May 1), $250 (After)

Both: $350 (Before May 1),

$375 (After)

Rock N' Wonderland: An Original Jukebox Musical (AM) & Midsummer Night’s Dream (PM)

For Grades: 6th-10th

June 18-22, 2018 (Choose 1/2 Day or Full Day)

Time (Wonderland): 8:30AM-12:00

Time (Midsummer Night's Dream): 1:30PM-5:00PM

Showcases: Friday June 22nd, 5:30PM

Cost Per Theme:

$225 (Before May 1),

$250 (After)

Both: $350 (Before May 1),

$375 (After)

All Stars: Broadway Bound: The Musical (An Actor’s Journey)

For Grades: 8th-12th

June 25-29, 2018 (1/2 Day)

Time: 8:30AM-2:00PM

Showcase: Friday June 29th, 5:30PM

Cost: $225 (Before May 1),

$250 (After)

Cirque du RCT

For: All Ages

August 6-10, 2018 (Full Day)

Time: 8:30AM-5:00PM

Showcase: Friday August 10th, 5:30PM

Cost: $350 (Before May 1),

$375 (After)

Kaleidoscope Camp

July 30-August 3, 2018

This camp will provide an innovative arts experience for students with developmental disabilities using movement, song, and imagination to enable every camper to shine on stage!

Time: 9:00AM-12:00PM

Showcase: Friday August 3rd, 12:30PM

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School’s Out! Day Camps

Holiday Day Camps

Cost: $50

Election Day (Nov 7, 2017)

MLK JR Day (Jan 15, 2018)

Time: 8:30AM-5:00PM

School is out for just one day, and parents still have work…what to do? Come join us at the theatre! Keep checking here and on facebook for additional dates!

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MAIN OFFICE: 540-400-7795

BOX OFFICE: 540-345-2550

E-MAIL: info@roanokechildrenstheatre.org

LOCATION: The Jefferson Center

541 Luck Ave SW

Roanoke, VA 24016

MAILING: P.O. Box 4392

Roanoke, VA 24015

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