Laura Lorusso is an award-winning local playwright who will be teaching Elements of Playwriting beginning June 19th. This 8 week course will touch on the basics of play writing with a strong emphasis on how to create a dynamic story. Explore the writers toolbox - character development, building arcs, dialogue, and plot. This course is great for the beginner as well as the experienced playwright.
This is a one day workshop to learn the art of "Yes... AND..." a standard of Improv. Workshop and is available to all ages and skill levels. Learn the art, and the fun, of thinking on your feet. Spots for this event are limited - reserve yours today!
4 hour course with Improv Master Steve Cobb $35.00
Join award winning Improv instructor Steve Cobb and learn the basics of thinking on your feet with a key focus on character development and characterization, leading with emotion, the 'awww' vs. the 'laugh', relationships and environments, setting partners up to look good, scene movement, beginning-middle-end, conflict and resolution, pitfalls and what destroys a scene, yes...and..., and extreme agree character status. Also covered VAPAPO (Voice Pattern, Animal, Prop, Attitude, Posture, Obsession - and MORE!
The Laboratory Theater of Florida’s award-winning education department will be holding a Summer Camp from June 24th - July 12th for students aged 7 - 17.
Separated into two groups, the Teen Campers will create and product one of the hottest shows in the country today “The Wolves” by Sarah DeLappe, offering 5 performances July 11th - 14th. The Pre-Teen Campers will follow a parallel course with a showcase at 3pm on July 12th for family and friends.
Summer Theater Camp provides the opportunity to sharpen the budding actor’s theatrical skill sets. Our educators are all teaching and/or theater professionals. Students will be able to learn about and participate in all aspects of creating a theatrical performance. Whether it is on acting on stage, working behind the scenes, creating sets (supervised), or helping with tech, Summer Theater Camp covers it all.
Each day will offer a different intensive lesson. This is a hands-on, interactive camp with theater professionals; a completely immersive experience that has proven to be both successful and enjoyable by previous campers. Summer Camp runs from 9 am - 4 pm each day and is $150 per week for the entire theatrical experience. Scholarships and sibling discounts are available.
Registration is required. For registration forms please call The Laboratory Theater of Florida’s Education Department at 239-841-4250 or register online.
Hilton Garden Inn
Direct Booking Link - The Laboratory Theater of FL Amenities and Services Included in the preferred rate: *Special discounted rates for a king room or a room with 2 double beds *Free Wi-Fi in all guest rooms and public areas *Free Parking *Complimentary shuttle within a 3 mile radius of the hotel – shopping and restaurant attractions *Onsite restaurant serving breakfast daily; restaurant re-opens at 5pm along with the bar *Hospitality Center in each room – microwave, refrigerator and coffee Keurig machine
The Laboratory Theater of Florida - 1634 Woodford Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33901 239.218.0481