Old Globe sets classes for kids
Old Globe Theatre has two new educational programs for children — Theatre Tots, for ages 4-6, and the Middle School Summer Intensive. These programs join the four-week Summer Shakespeare Intensive for high school students.
For more details or to enroll, contact or call Kim Heil at (619) 238-0043, ext. 2145.
- Theatre Tots is a series of 90-minute Saturday morning classes to introduce kids to the art of acting through the exploration of children’s literature, led by an Old Globe artist. Parents return for the final 15 minutes of class to watch a short presentation of the story of the day. Theatre Tots will take place 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. April 24, May 8 and 22, and June 5 and 19. The cost per class is $25.
- Middle School Summer Intensive is a two-week program for weekdays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 26-30 and Aug. 2-6. The cost is $550. Instructed by Old Globe Teaching Artists, students will participate in daily physical, vocal and creative exercises and participate in workshops with members of the Globe/USD Master of Fine Arts program and the professional actors of the Summer Shakespeare Festival.
The Old Globe is in Balboa Park at 1363 Old Globe Way.