Troy University offers summer drama camp

first_img Troy University offers summer drama camp Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Averette, a Brundidge native, is currently teaching theater and dance to kindergarten through fifth-grade students in the Georgia public schools. She is a graduate of Troy University and holds bachelor degrees in music education and theater, as well as a master’s degree in music education.“Tori is also a member of the Department of Theater and Dance adjunct faculty,” Moree said. “She is teaching our theater education majors this summer, all of whom will be playmakers during the Summer Spotlight.”Working with Averette and the theater education majors in leadership roles will be Deborah Hicks, Grace Collins, John Patton, Mike Schafer and Jenny Davis Meadows.Hicks will be the instructor for the morning camp for four- and five-year-olds – the Mini-Spotlighters. By The Penny Hoarder Patton and Schafer are faculty members of the university’s department of theater and dance. Patton’s role in the Summer Spotlight will be costume design, masks and puppet making. Schafer will be the technical director.Meadows is a department staff member and will be in charge of publicity. Collins is a senior theater education major from Birmingham.The Mini-Spotlighters’ (ages 4 and 5) camp hours will be from 8 a.m. until noon and the sessions will include movement, dance, storytelling and arts and crafts. The Spotlighters (ages 6-14) will meet from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.“A wide array of activities will be offered to the Spotlighters including workshops and group and individual coaching,” Moree said. “Workshops include acting, puppetry, stage choreography, stage management, musical theater, mask construction, creative movement and dance, performing for an audience, singing, costume design, clown makeup, improvisation and set, props and lights.”Summer Spotlight activities are based on the National Standards for Arts Education-Dance-Music-Theater-Visual Arts, What Every Young American Should Know and Be Able to Do in the Arts and also the Alabama Course of Study for Arts Education.The fee for both the Mini-Spotlight and Spotlight camps is $100, and registration is under way. For more information or to register, call 334-808-6142 or visit the Troy University Department of Theater and Dance, Malone Hall 132. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Published 6:58 pm Thursday, June 11, 2009 You Might Like Colonial Bank sees tighter regulations Increased federal regulations imposed Tuesday on Colonial Bancgroup will have little impact on local Colonial Bank customers, officials said. “This… read more Skip By Jaine Treadwell Book Nook to reopen Email the author The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Latest Stories The Troy University College of Communication and Fine Arts-Department of Theater and Dance is offering a Summer Spotlight, “a grand adventure” for ages four through 14 July 12 to 16.“Summer Spotlight is an important step in serving the arts, children and youth and the community,” Moree said. “It’s part of our new theater education program in the Department of Theater and Dance where students can major in theater education.”Tori Lee Averett has been selected director of Summer Spotlight. What could be more fun than a Creative Drama Camp in July at Troy University?If you’re on summer break from school and you just happen to have a bit of “ham” in you, the answer would probably be “nothing.”That’s what Adena Moree, director of theater and dance at Troy University, thinks and hopes. Sponsored Content Print Article Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Acid Reflux (Watch Now)Healthy LifestyleIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img