SummerStage 2017

June 26 to July 14
(no class on July 4)
GRADES are as of September 2017
Class Locations

Hoboken Charter School
— 713 Washington Street
All Saints Church
— 707 Washington Street
St. Matthew’s Parish Hall
— 57 8th Street

SummerStage Mini Ages 4–6 (pre-K 4 & K)

This half-day program is a great way to introduce younger children to the performing arts in a gentle and fun environment. Small classes with two instructors per class ensures a thoughtful, caring and focused experience in dance, art, voice and theater games.

Students bring their own snacks. Child MUST be 4 by the start of the session.

Register for one, two or all three weeks. Each week will be new and exciting!

  • Week 1
    June 26, 2017 - June 30, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Week 2
    July 3, 2017 - July 7, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    No class on July 4
  • Week 3
    July 10, 2017 - July 14, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Grades 1–3

This group will put on a fully realized production of a musical, directed by Jessica McCuiston, to be performed at the end of the three-week session for family and friends. Each day students will have classes in Theater Games, Art, Voice, Acting and Dance with trained professionals and working artists. There will be opportunities to work on costumes, set pieces and programs.

Students bring their own snack, lunch and dance shoes.

  • 3 weeks
    June 26, 2017 - July 14, 2017
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
    No class on July 4

This season’s performance:

Disney’s The Lion King has captivated the imagination of audiences around the world! The African savannah comes to life with Simba, Rafiki and an unforgettable cast of characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle … and back again, in this inspiring, coming-of-age tale.

Grades 4–6

This group will perform a fully realized production, directed by Chase Leyner, at the end of the three-week session for family and friends. Students will learn blocking, direction, acting technique and choreography. Each day they will have classes in Voice and Music Theory, Acting, Dance and Art with trained professionals and working artists.

Students bring their own snack, lunch and dance shoes.

  • 3 weeks
    June 26, 2017 - July 14, 2017
    9:00 am - 3:30 pm
    No class on July 4

This season’s performance:

Once Upon A Mattress puts a rollicking spin on the familiar classic of royal courtship and comeuppance and provides for some side-splitting shenanigans. If you thought you knew the story of “The Princess and the Pea,” you may be in for a walloping surprise!

Grades 7–12

This group will perform a fully realized production, directed by Don Brewer, at the end of the three-week session in the evening for family and friends. Each day they will have classes in Voice and Music Theory, Acting, and Dance with trained professionals and working artists. High school and college theater audition information and coaching is also made available.

Students bring their own snack, lunch and dance shoes. They have the option of leaving for lunch.

  • 3 weeks
    June 26, 2017 - July 14, 2017
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    No class on July 4

This season’s performance:

Based on the iconic movie, Footloose bursts onto the live stage with exhilarating results. When Ren moves from Chicago to a small farming town, he's unprepared for the rigorous local edicts, including a ban on dancing instituted by the local preacher. The story is set to rockin’ rhythm of its Oscar- and Tony-nominated top-40 score.

Policies

Deposit A nonrefundable deposit of $100 is due at registration.

Please send check or money order to:

Hoboken Children’s Theater
55 Sterling Avenue
Weehawken, NJ 07086

Balanceis due May 31.

Cancellations We reserve the right to cancel any class that does not meet the enrollment requirements.

Refunds Students who withdraw on or before June 1 receive a full refund minus the deposit. Students who withdraw between June 2 and June 21 receive a 50% refund. No refunds are given after June 22, regardless of attendance.