Fox Valley Park District

Drama & Music

Drama & Music 

 

Premiere Theatre Company Premiere Theatre Company
The Premiere Theatre Company offers a diverse curriculum of professional, educational and fun classes for all ages, including adults. Our performing arts instructors are all highly trained theatre professionals, looking to give each participant a great class experience and foster their love of the arts. Our mission is to enhance and advocate artistic excellence through teaching, learning and expression.
 AdagioMusicStudio_Logo Adagio Music Studio
The Adagio Music Studio provides a quality music education in a friendly, fun and professional atmosphere. Our music instructors are active musicians with excellent training and a passion for music education.
Shows

Performances are held at Prisco Community Center (150 W. Illinois Ave., Aurora) unless otherwise noted. All tickets are available for purchase at Prisco Community Center, or online at www.foxvalleyparkdistrict.org/tickets.

Children’s Stage: ‘High School Musical Jr!’
Friday, October 19 at 7 p.m.
Saturday, October 20 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Tickets $8 in advance; $10 at the door

Teen Play: ‘The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon’
Friday, November 9 at 7 p.m.
Saturday, November 10 at 7 p.m.
Tickets $8 in advance; $10 at the door

Winter Stage: ‘HONK’ The Musical
Friday, February 1 at 7 p.m.
Saturday, February 2 at 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.
Sunday, February 3 at 2 p.m.
Tickets $10 in advance; $12 at the door

Auditions & Cast Lists

Children’s Stage: ‘High School Musical Jr!’
(Cast List)

  • Rehearsals are held at the Prisco Community Center, starting September 4, and will be every Tuesday & Thursday from 5:30 to 8 p.m., and every Sunday 1 to 4 p.m.

Teen Play: ‘The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon’
(Cast List)

  • Rehearsals are held at the Prisco Community Center, starting September 18, and will be every Tuesday & Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m.

Winter Stage: ‘HONK’ The Musical

  • Participants Age: 6Y-Adult
  • Program Fee: $99 Resident / $149 Non-Resident (fee includes registration, costume fee, and a participant t-shirt)
  • Auditions: November 26 & 27 from 6 to 9 p.m. Participants should bring a head shot or current photo and prepare 32 bars of a Musical Theatre or Disney song to sing acapella.
  • Rehearsals are held at Prisco Community Center, starting December 3, and will be every Tuesday & Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m., and every Sunday 1 to 5 p.m.

Mini Experience, Winter Stage: ‘HONK’ The Musical

  • Participants Age: 4Y-7Y
  • Registration Code: 311125-01
  • Program Fee: $35 Resident / $45 Non-Resident (fee includes registration, costume fee, and a participant t-shirt)
  • Rehearsals are held at the Prisco Community Center, Thursdays January 3-24 from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Mini’s will attend final dress rehearsal on Thursday January 31 from 6 to 9 p.m. Mini’s perform at the Saturday February 2 2 p.m. matinee performance only.
Drama Classes

Little Story Book Actors (4Y-6Y)
Children can become little actors or actresses in well-loved children’s stories.

Theatre Games & Improv (7Y-15Y)
Have fun thinking on your feet and playing great theatre and improv games.

Acting Studio: Voice, Body and Movement (10Y-18Y)
During this class, students will explore vocal projection, breath work, physical awareness and characterization.

Acting Studio: Puppetry (7Y-18Y)
In this course participants will learn to build their own and act with single and multi-operator puppets.

Acting Studio: Directing Winter Stage HONK (11Y-18Y)
This course will teach techniques in staging, script analysis, characterization, and storyline development.

Mini Improvisors (4Y-6Y)
Learn to use your imagination as the foundation for improvisation.

Music Classes

Vocal Performance Technique (7Y-15Y)
Participants will explore an understanding of notes, pitch, breathing, tone and facial expressions.

Broadway Melodies (8Y-12Y) / (13Y-17Y)
Learn musical numbers from classic Broadway shows to today’s contemporary productions.

Group Guitar: Beginner & Intermediate Instruction (9Y-Adult)
Learn the foundations to playing guitar in small group setting.

Disney Songs Villains Edition (4Y-6Y)
Release your inner villain and sing songs from your favorite Disney films.

Fox Valley Theatre Guild

The Fox Valley Theatre Guild is a group of adults in the Fox Valley community interested in performing arts and supporting the arts in our community. Their goal is to provide opportunities for adults to perform and expand their skills both on and off stage.

Workshops: (Ages 18Y & up)

  • Wednesday, October 10, 6:30 to 8 p.m.: Theatrical Lighting (Registration Code: 211102-01)
  • Wednesday, November 14, 6:30 to 8 p.m.: Scene Work (Registration Code: 211102-02)

Open to the Community!
Fox Valley Theatre Guild Fall Meeting:
Wednesday, October 3, 7 to 8 p.m. at the Prisco Community Center

Are you interested in adult Drama programming opportunities? Do you want to get involved with a dynamic group of artistic peers?

Join us for our Fall Fox Valley Theatre Guild meeting. This meeting is open to anyone in the community who wants to learn more about our programming, including upcoming workshops, events, and productions.

 

Programs At-A-Glance
  • Outdoor Facilities
  • Ages 0-2
  • Ages 3-5
  • Ages 6-8
  • Ages 9-12
  • Teens
  • Adults
  • Active Adults
  • Leagues
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