Classes & Workshops


These Classes & Workshops are happening from today, forward.


Write Start for Homeschoolers

January 10, 2018
Instructor(s): Wendy Low

Code: W18-Y11 We live to create at Write Start. Our stories and skits and verses go from idea to publication or performance as we take them through a process of… View More »

Fantastic Beasts 101

February 19, 2018
Instructor(s): Chris Fanning

Code: W18-YR53 or W18-YX02 to purchase with Comedy Improv Are you a young magizoologist (a person who studies magical creatures)? Are you considering a career in the Department for the… View More »

Comedy Improv

February 22, 2018
Instructor(s): Julie Donofrio

Code: W18-YD03 or W18-YX02 when purchased with Fantastic Beasts 101 In this 2-day workshop, students will learn the basic rules of improvisation and some basic comedy techniques, and a variety… View More »

Instant Improv Workshop

March 24, 2018
Instructor(s): Julie Donofrio

Code: W18-YD23 Improv is acting without a script. In this workshop, students learn a variety of improv games, such as those featured on the TV show Whose Line Is It… View More »

Monday: Storytellers and Seers

April 02, 2018
Instructor(s): Almeta Whitis

Code: W18-YM38 In ancient cultures, the storyteller or philosopher was called the “seer” or “spirit caller.” They passed on known history, information, and wisdom to new generations. We’ll explore our… View More »

Tuesday: Flash Fiction

April 03, 2018
Instructor(s): Judy DeCroce

Code: W18-YF07 Flash Fiction is a short form of writing in which every word is essential. These stories have a rhythm and foundation of character, setting, and plot. We will… View More »

Wednesday: Comedy Improvisation

April 04, 2018

Code: W18-YD43 Improvisation is acting without a script, and often includes audience participation. We’ll learn the basic rules of improv, plus theatre games and comedy improv games such as those… View More »

Thursday: Hogwarts Academy, Day One

April 05, 2018
Instructor(s): Tracy Cretelle Sarah Brown Chris Fanning Angela Cannon-Crothers

Code: W18-YR10 Jump into the world of all things Harry Potter! You will make a wand, learn the art of Divination, Herbology, write a story for the Daily Prophet, and… View More »

Friday: Hogwarts Academy, Day Two

April 06, 2018
Instructor(s): Sarah Brown Chris Fanning Sara Bickweat Penner

Code: W18-YR19 Another day immersed in the world of Harry Potter! Take lessons in Transfiguration and Defense Against the Dark Arts, and do some Potter-inspired writing! It is not necessary… View More »