It’s time to let your inner actor out with Theatre Games. Through a variety of creative dramatic exercises, we will explore gross and fine motor skills, problem solving, listening and speaking skills, following directions, and building confidence. Theatre games takes place Thursdays at 1:30 p.m.
We’ve made a startling discovery here at the Museum: a room where everything happens BACKWARDS! Eat a sandwich: BACKWARDS! Brush your teeth: BACKWARDS! Act out everyday activities from finish to start.
November 15, November 29: Do Re You!
In theatre, we can’t just warm up our bodies, we also have to warm up our voices! Breathe in, breathe out. Hiss like a snake for as loooooooong as you can. Stretch your voice up high and way down low as we explore all the sounds we can make with our mouths.
December 6, December 13: Dice Story
Emotions are hard for us actors. Fortunately, we have dice to tell us how to feel. A new puppy. The dice say we’re sad. It’s raining outside. The dice say we’re hungry. Roll for emotions to see how you feel about our theatre game!
December 20, December 27: Freeze!
It’s cold outside, so cold you might just FREEZE! At any moment. Maybe while dancing you FREEZE! Or playing basketball you FREEZE! Come play FREEZE! with us in this frigidly fun Theatre Game. and everything we can think of. Form of FUN!