SPOTLIGHT ON

Series for Adults

It’s your time to shine.

In our new SPOTLIGHT ON Education Series for Adults, La Jolla Playhouse pros will help you (re)ignite your creative spark while also giving you an opportunity to interact with fellow arts and theatre lovers.

Intro to MUSICAL THEATRE

Experience the fun of musical theatre through its many disciplines using song interpretation, basic choreography and vocal technique to have a working knowledge of the popular genre. A presentation at the end of the session will be open to family and friends.

Monday Evenings, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Shank Theatre, June 24 – August 5 (7 Sessions)
Cost: $260.00/$240.00 for subscribers
Max. Participants: 14


This class has sold out. To be placed on a waitlist, please email [email protected]

Intermediate Musical Theatre (New!)

Building upon the skills you learned in Intro to Musical Theatre, students will further explore the voice through targeted technique. Students will demonstrate skills through complex musical theatre sequences in an invited performance on the last evening of the class.

Prerequisite: Intro to Musical Theatre at La Jolla Playhouse or similar level class.

Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Forum Theatre, July 30, 31, Aug. 6, 7 (4 Sessions)
Cost: $150.00/$130.00 for subscribers
Max. Participants: 14

This class has sold out.

Intro to ACTING

Whether you are an aspiring performer; wish to revitalize your creativity; or simply want to try something new and build self-confidence, you will find this course active, fun and rewarding. In this course students will explore group exercises, drama techniques and improvisation. Students will apply newly learned skills in character development to monologues and scenes, and explore the use of the voice and body on stage. The last class culminates with a performance for friends and family.

Tuesday Evenings, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Seuss 2, June 25 – August 6 (7 Sessions)
Cost: $250.00/$230.00 for subscribers
Max. Participants: 14

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Intermediate Acting

Building upon the skills you learned in Intro to ACTING, students will further explore character development through in class advanced exercises that intend to further cement the truthful foundation of acting. Students will have the opportunity to perform in larger group scenes and extend their learning of improvisation, voice and movement.

Prerequisite: Intro to ACTING at La Jolla Playhouse or similar level class.

Wednesday Evenings, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Seuss 2, June 26 – August 7 (7 Sessions)
Cost: $250.00/$230.00 for subscribers
Max. Participants: 12

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Intro to IMPROV

Students will explore the fundamental principles of improvisation through exercises in agreement, commitment, spontaneity and listening. No prior performance or improv experience are necessary. Classes build upon one another, allowing novice improvisers to grow and be challenged at a comfortable rate. Learn to feel comfortable on stage while you gain confidence in “Yes, and”! You will amaze yourself with your newfound skills at the last class performance in front of your friends and family!

Monday Evenings, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Seuss 2, June 24 – August 5 (7 Sessions)
Cost: $250.00/$230.00 for subscribers
Max. Participants: 16

This class has sold out. To be placed on a waitlist, please email [email protected]

Intro to Tech Theatre (New!)

Guided by two master teaching artists, students will engage in the skills and concepts employed by professional theatre technicians including: costumes, props, scenic building and painting. Students will take away examples of their work to show off to family and friends! Cost includes fees for supplies.

Monday Evenings, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. PDC, June 24 – July 29 (6 sessions)
Cost: $260.00/$240.00 for subscribers
Max. Participants: 14

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All classes take place at La Jolla Playhouse. Minimum 10 students per class.

For more information please email [email protected].

Photo credit: Summer 2018 Intro to IMPROV class; photo by Sonia Diaz.

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