BCA Drama Lab

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

The BCA Drama Lab will hold a free class Saturday, Oct. 2 from 10-11 a.m. at the Buchanan Center for the Arts in Monmouth. The target age is for children from first through fourth grade.

The class will be led by Janeve West, assisted by the MC Creative Dramatics Students.

Kids between first and fourth grade are invited to join "at the far end of town where the grickle-grass grows: to explore the Dr. Seuss classic, The Lorax. Join them as they use basic acting tools (body, voice and imagination) to explore the beauty of those Truffula Trees. They will put the story under the microscope to discover ways they can take care of their world.

Another class will be held Saturday Nov. 6 from 10-11 a.m. The class is free to attend. The target age is fist through fourth grade. This session will be led primarily by the Monmouth College creative drama students. The title will be determined.

Drama continues

The BCA will hold drama classes on Oct. 5, 19 and 26 and Nov. 2, 9 and 16. Fees are $35. There is an early registration discount (deadline Sept. 22) and BCA members $30. Call 309-734-3033 to reserve a spot. Some scholarships are available.

Who's Line is in Anyway?

The improv acting class! Tuesdays at the BCA from 4:30-5:2- p.m. Target Age - first to fourth grade. Ad lib, make it up, improvise it, get silly and learn the basic skills the prose use on this famous TV show. We'll work developing our three main acting tools (body, voice and imagination) to create crazy characters in crazy situations. This class will conclude with an informal sharing of skills developed throughout the session.

Invent, Create, Perform!

Tuesdays at the BCA from 5:30-6:20 p.m. Target age - fifth through ninth grade. You create the story, you create the characters and you bring them to life in this page-to-stage acting class. Students will work on character creation, and improvisation skills to create their own monologues and scenes. This class is great for students interested in acting or writing stories. Let your creativity guide the way!.