OYES: Ojai Youth Entertainers Studio

Ojai Youth Entertainers Studio

Ojai Youth Entertainers Studio

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Upcoming classes

Seussical Jr Spring 2015

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This youth production is loaded with music and dance and lot’s of opportunities for solo and ensemble performances!

EARLY REGISTRATION ENDS DEC 19th

Lions & Tigers Ages 7-11 & 12-15 
Tots Ages 4-6
Performance Company Cast (by audition)

~PRODUCTION SCHEDULE~

REHEARSALS
Choose a cast to join! – Class rehearsals start January 19th
  • Mondays, 3:00pm-5:00pm – LIONS CAST
  • Tuesdays, 3:30pm-5:30pm – TIGERS CAST
  • Wednesdays, 3:30pm-4:15pm – TOTS
  • Mondays, 3:30pm-5:30pm – PERFORMANCE COMPANY CAST (by audition) 
AUDITIONS
Select your audition when you register.
  • Performance Company: JAN 13th, 3pm-5pm
  • Lions Cast: JAN 14th, 3pm-5pm
  • Tigers Cast: JAN 15th, 3pm-5pm 
 PERFORMANCE DATES
  • May 1st-3rd (Performance Company)
  • May 8th-10th Lions & Tigers & Tots casts

TUITION FEES

  • $285 Early Registration (12/5-12/19)
  • $315 Regular Registration (12/13-1/10)
  • $350 Late Registration after January 10th

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SEUSSICAL JR CHARACTERS INCLUDE:

HORTON THE ELEPHANT

GERTRUDE MCFUZZ

JOJO

MAYZIE LA BIRD
MR. MAYOR
MRS. MAYOR
SOUR KANGAROO
BABY KANGAROO
THE BIRD GIRLS
THE CAT IN THE HAT
THING 1
THING 2
THE WICKERSHAM BROTHERS
THE WHOS
THE GRINCH
JUNGLE CITIZENS
YERTLE THE TURTLE
HUNCHES
CINDY LOU WHO
MAX THE DOG
VLAD VLADIKOFF
GENERAL GENGHIS KAHN SCHMITZ
…AND MORE!

Class Descriptions

Registration Opens January 2015 – Stay posted! SIGN UP for a registration DEADLINE reminder:

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ACTING FOR YOUNG ADULTS  – Ages 13-19

Ages: 13-19 || DATES TBA || Sundays 9am-11am – Tuition $300

 

TECH CLASS – Stage Craft – ENROLLING NOW

Learn the ropes of stage craft! Hands on crafting a set and working behind the scenes. Assist backstage during performances (optional). || Ages: 8-14 || DATES TBA || Thursdays 3:30-5:30 – Tuition $250

 

YOUTH IMPROV – ENROLLING NOW

Lead by actor, John Medeiros. Improv theater games and techniques playfully develop youth drama skills, creative problem solving and team-work abilities! For all levels. || Ages 8-14 || DATES TBA || Wednesdays 5:30-6:30 || Showcase Tickets $10 – Tuition $150  

 

YOUTH CHOIR – ENROLLING NOW

OYES Choir is lead by professional singer, Julija Zonic. Improves musical ear, pitch, and tone! For all levels. || Ages 6-14 || DATES TBA || Thursdays 5:15-6:15 || Showcase  (Tickets $10/$15) - Tuition $FREE + $35 materials fee  

 

FILM PRODUCTION – Create a music video! – STILL ENROLLING

Hands-on experience behind and in front of the camera. Projects showcased at the OYES Main Stage.  || Ages 8-14 || DATES TBA || Tuesdays, 3:30-5:30 || Showcase  (Tickets $10) - Tuition $225 

 

TOTS – Musical Theatre! – STILL ENROLLING UNTIL 9/16

Children participate in a weekly class rehearsal and perform in a fairytale musical showcase performance. || Ages 3-6 || DATES TBA || Wednesdays 3:30-4:15 || Showcase TBD (Tickets $10) – Tuition $250  

 

YOUTH CHOIR

OYES Youth Choir

Taught by Julija Zonic

Ages 6-14
Thursdays, 5:15-6:15
2015 Dates TBA

OYES Choir (Youth Chorus)  is lead by professional singer, Julija Zonic. Young singers will nurture healthy vocal technique, while  improving musical ear, pitch, and tone! For all levels.

Performance Dates TBA


Tuition $FREE + $35 materials fee

REGISTER ONLINE Registration opens in January.

To receive a registration DEADLINE reminder:

Sign Up Now

For more information contact OYES
info@ojaiyes.org
805-646-4300

To register at the door please call our office.

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TECH CLASS

Tech Class – Stage Craft

Taught by Megg Sicotte-Kelly

Ages 8-14
Thursdays, 3:30-5:30
DATE TBA

Learn the ropes of stage craft! Hands on crafting a set and working behind the scenes.  This fall, students will we part of the stage craft & backstage crew for our fall musical, Into The Woods! Students may also have an  opportunity to assist backstage during performances (optional).

Tuition $250
REGISTER ONLINE Registration opens in January.

To receive a registration DEADLINE reminder:

Sign Up Now

 

For more information contact OYES
info@ojaiyes.org
805-646-4300

To register at the door please call our office.

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YOUTH IMPROV

Youth Improv

Taught by John Medeiros

Ages 8-14
Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30
DATES TBA

Showcase NOV 5 (Tickets $10)

In this class students build confidence and skill with Improv theater games and techniques, which  playfully develop youth drama skills, creative problem solving and team-work abilities! For all levels.

Tuition $150

REGISTER ONLINE Registration opens in January.

To receive a registration DEADLINE reminder:

Sign Up Now

For more information contact OYES
info@ojaiyes.org
805-646-4300

To register at the door please call our office.

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NEW! YOUNG ADULT ACTING CLASS

Young Adult Acting Class

Taught by Kytriena Payseno

Ages 13-19
Sundays 9am -11am
DATES TBA

In this class actors will learn how to dig deep into textual, character (Hagen, Misner and Stanislavski), and genre (Classical and modern), analysis. We build our stage technique, stage presence, body movement and vocal qualities; while practicing cold reading and auditioning. We will explore monologues, soliloquies, improv, ensemble building, scene work, film acting, and touch on the industry as a whole. This class will end with a finale showcase on Dec. 4th, in the rehearsal room.

Tuition $300

REGISTER ONLINE Registration opens in January.

To receive a registration DEADLINE reminder:

Sign Up Now

For more information contact OYES
info@ojaiyes.org
805-646-4300

To register at the door please call our office.

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Adult Improv Ensemble

Lead by John Medeiros

Join the fun as we produce and stage improv, original sketch comedy, and short classic comedies from the likes of Neil Simon, Tom Eyen, Christopher Durang, Stephen Dietz and more.

COME JOIN US!

  •  Monday nights from 7:30-9:30pm.
  • Writers, Actors, and Improv Performers are all welcome, but you must be 18 and over to participate!
  • $10 to join/first class is free

WHAT IT IS
The class is intended to help the actor or improviser approach performance from a centered, organic place, and practice being fully present and genuine from moment to moment. The class teaches confidence, creativity, being in the now, relationships, creative living, group mind, being open to receive, saying yes, and above all, humor and fun!

SCHEDULING AND ADDITIONAL INFO
The class is ongoing, so that students may join at any time. The fee for the class is $10 per session. FIRST CLASS IS FREE!

THE INSTRUCTOR
John Medeiros has been acting for over 25 years. He holds an a BFA in Theatre from UCSB and studied with Theatersports and The Groundlings, and has been in various commercials, films, and plays. John has been a member of various improv groups, including Ventura Improv Company, The Crackerjacks, Straight Up, The Jimmy Mooks, and Ojai Valley Improv.

Monday Night Improv Class at Oyes in Ojai!
AT Ojai Youth Entertainers Studio (OYES)
316 East Matilija Avenue,
Ojai, CA 93023

For more information, call the offices at OYES and speak to Megg Sicotte-Kelly

805-646-4300 or email Megg@ojaiyes.org