Drama & Music
Performances are held at Prisco Community Center (101 W. Illinois Ave., Aurora) unless otherwise noted. All tickets are available for purchase at Prisco Community Center, or online at www.foxvalleyparkdistrict.org/tickets.
Premier Theatre Company presents: ‘A Hairy Tale’
Saturday, April 22 at 2 p.m.
Sunday, April 23 at 2 p.m.
Spring Shakespeare: Twelfth Night
Saturday, May 6 at 2 & 7 p.m.
Sunday, May 7 at 2 p.m.
Tickets $8 in advance; $10 day-of
Tickets on sale April 15
Madagascar – A Musical Adventure Jr.
Wednesday, May 9 at 7 p.m.
Tickets on sale April 21
Summer Stage: ‘A Music Man’
Harold Hill comes to River City selling instruments and uniforms for a band he vows to organize. A true con-man, Hill plans to skip town shortly after collecting the cash. His plans are foiled when he meets Marian the Librarian and finds himself falling in love.
An audition class will be held on May 20 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. to offer a practice opportunity to those with stage fright, who are new to auditioning or who just need extra practice. Performances will be on July 21 through 23.
Auditions: Tuesday, May 30 at 6 p.m.
Little Actors (4 to 6 Y)
Exercise imagination through drama, music and movement.
Interactive Storyland (4 to 6 Y)
Read and act out favorite stories with dramatic storytelling.
Explore It: Acting (6 to 15 Y)
Introductions to character, improvisation, voice and facial expressions.
Acting Studio (7 to 18 Y)
Learn new acting skills including vocal, movement and improvisation.
Show Choir (7 to 18 Y)
Learn songs and simple dance movements to perform at a final showcase.
Perform It (6 to 18 Y)
Learn songs, dance and short acting scenes. Participants provide costumes for final showcase.
Explore It: Music Theatre Series (6 to 18 Y)
Sing and act in popular musical theatre scenes for fun.
Rock ‘n’ Roll Babies (2 to 4 Y)
Parents participant in musical games, activities and storytelling with little ones.
Explore It: Singing (6 to 15 Y)
Introductions to pitch, breathing and facial expressions.
Group Guitar: Beginning Instruction (Ages 9 & up)
Learn basic chords and simple songs, providing own guitar.
Group Guitar: Pop Hits (Ages 9 & up)
With instructor approval, learn your favorite songs. Must provide own guitar.
Adult Improv (Ages 18 & up)
Free improv troupe for adults.
Coaching is individualized according to students’ interests and abilities. Fees vary, but student initially commits to 3 hours of coaching. Call Prisco Community Center at 630-859-8606 for more information.
Piano (Ages 7 & up)
Develop in areas such as finger posture, counting and music theory.
Voice (Ages 6 & up)
Practice breathing and music reading and/or work towards a performance.
Guitar (Ages 7 & up)
Learn guitar chords and scales or work towards a favorite song.
Saxophone, Flute or Clarinet (Ages 7 & up)
Improve skills for class, personal interest or a solo performance.
Acting (Ages 7 & up)
Individualized curriculum that works towards a specific goal or audition.
Pageant (6 to 18 Y)
Strengthen mock interview skills, onstage presence or wardrobe direction.
Speed/Debate (12 to 18 Y)
Develop writing and performing speeches and strategy development.
Dance (7 10 18 Y)