It’s never too late to discover the star within!
Sarah Hall Theatre Company offers a wide of array of classes for older adults at
various Senior centers and Senior living facilities throughout the Northshore.
Our curriculum encourages group and individual participation with a strong focus
on improving memory, comprehension and creativity. Most importantly, our Senior
students have fun! See below for a list of classes we are currently offering.
Please contact us if you are interested in bringing them to your Senior center or living facility.
DAMA’S DRAMA (Theatre Classes for Seniors) with Sarah Hall Theatre Company
Sarah Hall Theatre Company’s older adult classes utilize memory and the mind, encourage group and individual participation, and always lead to laughter!
BRAIN GAMES!—Theatre Games for Seniors
This exciting new class introduces you to the joy of acting! Using improvisation and theatre games that help maintain and even improve memory and overall cognitive health, students work collaboratively and have fun! Perfect for the first-time actor or former star, this class focuses on stimulating the brain and spirit in everyone. Class duration: 60 mins.
THE PLAY’S THE THING!—Play and Radio-Play Reading for Seniors
Whether you love to read or perform, this class inspires the actor, artist, and intellect in all of us! Students will get an opportunity to learn about the playwright and discuss the play. Utilizing treasured radio plays as well as comedies or dramas from the past and present, students work collaboratively to read a play aloud together. A new play is read from start to finish, providing both entertainment and active discussion about the themes and characters introduced in each piece. Class duration: 4-8 sessions, 60 mins each.
SCENE STUDY FOR SENIORS
Always dreamed of performing but never had the chance? Each week, students are assigned a scene and scene partner from a new contemporary or classic play. Taking scenes from some of our favorite contemporary and classic plays, students are asked to read their scene aloud to the class, giving everyone the chance to learn about the play and to perform! Class duration: 60 mins.
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