Creative Virtual Classroom

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The Zeiterion’s Creative Classroom offers classes in the performing arts to learners of all ages and abilities in a variety of mediums. Led by local teachers, performers and artists, Creative Classroom offers a safe and inviting space in which all are invited to explore their curiosity and interest in the arts.

For virtual classes, you will be emailed the link to participate as soon as you enroll. To ensure you receive this link, we suggest enrolling in one class at a time. Please use an active email address and check junk and spam folders.

The virtual classroom will open 30 minutes before the start of class using Zoom. You do not need a Zoom account, but you will need to download the free app prior to the start of class. You can find it in the app store or visit https://zoom.us/ to download.

Questions? Click here to email Ashley Moore, Director of Education and Community Engagement.

VIRTUAL WRITE YOUR OWN RADIO PLAY

Thursdays, April 8, 15, 22, & 29
Time:
4:00 – 5:00pm (ET)
Instructor: Liz Rapoza
Ages: 7 – 15
Cost: Choose to pay $20, $30, $40, $50 or $60 for the entire 4-week course. Select your preferred tier at check-out.

This class has been cancelled.

Work cooperatively using story-telling, improvisation and plot devising to create and star in your own original radio play! You’ll also learn theater vocabulary, acting, character building, scripting. This process gives every student a creative voice and a role to play.

Registered participants will receive a link via email before the class, so be sure to provide a current email address. The virtual classroom will open 30 minutes before the start of class.

This class will use Zoom. You do not need a Zoom account, but you will need to download the free app prior to the start of class. You can find it in the app store or visit https://zoom.us/ to download.

Questions? Email Ashley Moore at AMoore@zeiterion.org.

Write Your Own Radio Play in The Z's Creative Virtual Classroom at Zeiterion

Meet Your Instructor!

Elizabeth Rapoza has been teaching theater courses to children, teens and adults for over thirty years. In addition, she is a published and award-winning playwright and multi-discipline performing artist. Her youth plays have been performed throughout the US and Canada. She is a theater faculty member at Cape Cod Community College.

Zeiterion Instructor Liz Rapoza

VIRTUAL POETRY: WRITING THROUGH THE ELEMENTS

Thursdays, April 22, 29 and May 6, 13
Time:
6:30 – 7:30pm
Instructor: Iva Brito
Ages: 14+
Cost: Choose to pay $20, $30, $40 or $50 for the entire 4-week course. Select your preferred tier at check-out.

Enrollment closes at 4:30pm on April 22.

Fuel your creative writing with this four-week course! Participants will explore the four elements Earth, Water, Fire and Air in an interactive journey that connects us to mother nature, ourselves and each other.

Registered participants will receive a link via email before the class, so be sure to provide a current email address. The virtual classroom will open 30 minutes before the start of class.

This class will use Zoom. You do not need a Zoom account, but you will need to download the free app prior to the start of class. You can find it in the app store or visit https://zoom.us/ to download.

Questions? Email Ashley Moore at AMoore@zeiterion.org.

Virtual Poetry with Iva Brito in The Z's Creative Classroom at Zeiterion

Meet Your Instructor!

Iva Brito is a dynamic talent changing the world. As a native of Cabo Verde, West Africa, Iva channels her nostalgic love of her birthplace through her talents. Performing throughout the country, she shares her culturally diverse heritage through a wellspring love. Calling for liberation and justice for humanity; Iva expresses this passion through all her artistic works.

The New Bedford Whaling National Park awarded Iva a prestigious Artist in Residence, where she focused on developing and producing art on the region’s unique ancestral connections through its prolific immigrant communities. She holds a Master’s of Science degree from UMASS – Boston. She completed her advanced graduate studies in Expressive Arts at Salve Regina University (SRU). As a licensed social worker, Iva serves as the Director of Bristol Community College Women’s Center.

Iva Brito Poetry Instructor in Creative Virtual Classroom at Zeiterion

BEGINNER UKULELE FOR KIDS

Wednesdays, March 17, 24, 31 and April 7, 14, 21
Time:
5:30 – 6:30pm
Instructor: Deb Sorgman
Ages: 6 to 10
Cost: Choose to pay $20, $40, $60 or $80 for the entire course. Select your preferred tier at check-out.

Enrollment closes at 4:30pm on March 17.

Join us for 6 weeks of musical fun learning the fundamentals of playing the ukulele, just for kids! No prior musical experience is necessary.

Need a ukulele? Check out The Symphony Shop in North Dartmouth. 

Registered participants will receive a link via email before the class, so be sure to provide a current email address. The virtual classroom will open 30 minutes before the start of class.

This class will use Zoom. You do not need a Zoom account, but you will need to download the free app prior to the start of class. You can find it in the app store or visit https://zoom.us/ to download.

Questions? Email Ashley Moore at AMoore@zeiterion.org.

Ukulele Lesson for Kids

Meet Your Instructor!

Deb Sorgman picked up her first ukulele and instantly fell in love with this small but mighty instrument. Her passion for the ukulele led her to become one of the few New England teachers certified by the prestigious James Hill Ukulele Instructor Institute. A lifelong music lover, she also directs a ukulele band and has studied with musicians both local and international.

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BEGINNER UKULELE

Wednesdays, March 17, 24, 31 and April 7, 14, 21
Time:
6:30 – 7:30pm
Instructor: Deb Sorgman
All ages
Cost: Choose to pay $20, $40, $60 or $80 for the entire course. Select your preferred tier at check-out.

Enrollment closes at 4:30pm on March 17.

Join us for 6 weeks of musical fun learning the fundamentals of playing the ukulele! No prior musical experience is necessary.

Need a ukulele? Check out The Symphony Shop in North Dartmouth. 

Registered participants will receive a link via email before the class, so be sure to provide a current email address. The virtual classroom will open 30 minutes before the start of class.

This class will use Zoom. You do not need a Zoom account, but you will need to download the free app prior to the start of class. You can find it in the app store or visit https://zoom.us/ to download.

Questions? Email Ashley Moore at AMoore@zeiterion.org.

Ukulele Lessons

Meet Your Instructor!

Deb Sorgman picked up her first ukulele and instantly fell in love with this small but mighty instrument. Her passion for the ukulele led her to become one of the few New England teachers certified by the prestigious James Hill Ukulele Instructor Institute. A lifelong music lover, she also directs a ukulele band and has studied with musicians both local and international.

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BEYOND BEGINNER UKULELE

Wednesdays, March 17, 24, 31 and April 7, 14, 21
Time:
7:30 – 8:30pm
Instructor: Deb Sorgman
All ages
Cost: Choose to pay $20, $40, $60 or $80 for the entire course. Select your preferred tier at check-out.

Enrollment closes at 4:30pm on March 17.

Join us for 6 weeks of musical fun expanding your ukulele playing skills. Students should have completed a beginner course and be comfortable with beginner level skills.

Registered participants will receive a link via email before the class, so be sure to provide a current email address. The virtual classroom will open 30 minutes before the start of class.

This class will use Zoom. You do not need a Zoom account, but you will need to download the free app prior to the start of class. You can find it in the app store or visit https://zoom.us/ to download.

Questions? Email Ashley Moore at AMoore@zeiterion.org.

Ukulele Lesson

Meet Your Instructor!

Deb Sorgman picked up her first ukulele and instantly fell in love with this small but mighty instrument. Her passion for the ukulele led her to become one of the few New England teachers certified by the prestigious James Hill Ukulele Instructor Institute. A lifelong music lover, she also directs a ukulele band and has studied with musicians both local and international.

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SALSA

New session starting soon!
Time:
6 – 7pm
Instructor: Sue Young
All ages
Cost: Choose to pay $20, $40, $60 or $80 for the entire course. Select your preferred tier at check-out.

Join instructor Sue Young for a 4-week Salsa intensive. No prior dance experience or partner required for this class. Starting with the basic steps, we will explore technique, Latin rhythms, and Cuban motion. This virtual experience is a great way to get started on your “salsa dance” journey!

Registered participants will receive a link via email before the class, so be sure to provide a current email address. The virtual classroom will open 30 minutes before the start of class.

This class will use Zoom. You do not need a Zoom account, but you will need to download the free app prior to the start of class. You can find it in the app store or visit https://zoom.us/ to download.

Questions? Email Ashley Moore at AMoore@zeiterion.org.

Salsa in The Zeiterion's Creative Virtual Classroom

Meet Your Instructor!

Sue Young’s passion for dance started at just 6 years old when her mom signed her up for dance classes, laying the groundwork for a lifelong love of dance. She has studied under a diversified group of instructors and is experienced in ballet, jazz, tap, Irish Step, Latin, swing and ballroom. After recuperating from open heart surgery in 2012, she returned to teaching and became The Z’s Salsa instructor in 2016. But Sue doesn’t just stay in the classroom, she’s also a Zeiterion Volunteer Usher!

Sue Young Zeiterion Creative Classroom

Attendance Policy: Because group classes have multiple attendees, make-ups are not available. Refunds are not available for sessions you are unable to attend.

Classes that fail to meet the minimum number of required participants will not run.

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Be at The Z! Download a free Zoom backdrop for this virtual class.
To download, click on one of the images below. When it opens, right click and save it to your device. Once in Zoom, choose the virtual backdrop option, then upload the photo. We’d love to see your photos on social media – please tag us! @ZeiterionTheatre on Facebook, @zeiterion on Instagram and Twitter.

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