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Luna Stage will offer theatre
classes for children, teens and adults, beginning September 12.
Classes will run on Tuesdays and Saturdays at 555 Valley Road in
Teen programming includes
Acting Technique, Playwriting, Improvisation, and Stage Combat.
For younger students, Luna offers Creative Drama, Improvisation
and Stage Combat. An adult Acting Technique class rounds out
Turron Kofi Alleyne and
Natasha Gallop lead the Acting program, which includes offerings
for beginners as well as more experienced actors. Acting
technique classes will encourage students to explore scenes,
monologues and even original material.
Younger performers will be
introduced to core principles of Improvisation and Stage Combat
in popular classes returning this year, taught by Gallop as well
as certified actor-combatant Lucas Pinner.
In the Playwriting Intensive
for Teens, students will tell their own stories in a variety of
dramatic forms, led by teaching artist Melissa Toomey. The
workshop will culminate in a final performance showcasing student
All Luna programs are
pay-what-you-choose to encourage equity and access and are
taught by professional theater artists. More information is
available at www.lunastage.org.
Founded in 1992, Luna Stage develops and produces
vibrant plays about local and global experiences. We bring
communities together for artistic events that spark conversations
and create understanding and change. Firmly rooted in New
Jersey's Valley Arts District, a crossroads of cultures, we
celebrate the diverse voices that surround us. As producer,
innovator, and educator, we are dedicated to eliminating barriers
to participation, and nurturing the next generation of audiences