Click here to see photos from the May 3, 2014 Saturday Academy in Drama and keep reading below for more details about the sessions offered at the workshop. Make sure to "Like" our Facebook page to get the latest information about drama opportunities through the Outreach Department at UC Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts.

Saturday Academy in Drama
May 3, 2014

At this year's Saturday Academy in Drama workshop, we'll visit the Forest of Arden and bring Shakespeare's As You Like It to life!

8:30am - Check-in
9:00am - "The Play's the Thing:" Directing Shakespeare
10:30am - "Speak the speech I pray you:" Getting your Acting Around Shakespeare
11:30am - Designing Shakespeare
12:30pm - Q&A & New Swan Festival info session
1:00pm - Lunch*
2:00pm - As You Like It, followed by a talk back with the actors and crew

Join the director, Jane Page, and the production team of the UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts Drama Department's production of As You Like It as they break down and rebuild the play. Through this workshop, middle and high school students will get a sneak peek at all sides of the department, culminating in viewing the matinee performance of As You Like It.

*Lunch is included with registration.

Click here to see some photos from the 2013 Saturday Academy in Drama.

If you are interested in gaining additional experience in drama over the summer, consider registering for our Acting/Auditioning for Theatre intensive as part of our Summer Academies in the Arts. Click here for more information and to register.


Image of students at the 2013 Saturday Academy in Drama