MASC's Free Online Workshops

​MASC's Free Online Workshops are being offered by MASC via Zoom this summer, funded in part by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency, the National Endowment for the Arts and matched by MASC. The workshops feature presenters from New York City, St Louis and Columbia, Missouri, as well as Belleville, Columbia and Waterloo, Illinois.

Age Groups are Elementary---Entering 1-4 grades;

Middle School---Entering 5-9 grades;

HS/Adult---Entering 10th grade and beyond

Registration Procedures:
All registrations for the workshops will be made by emailing Ellen Heavner at  The email should include the following information:  Name, Email Address, Age, Year in School (if applicable), and name of workshop for which you are registering.   ALL REGISTRATIONS SHOULD BE COMPLETED BY FRIDAY, JULY 10.  Ellen will send a confirmation and request permission to record via email. There is no registration fee for the workshop.

Schedule of Workshops:
Monday, July 13, 6:00 p.m. - Middle School Physicality/Movement - Chris Kernan, presenter

Tuesday, July 14, 6:00 p.m. - Elementary Physicality/Movement - Matt Dossett, presenter

Tuesday, July 14, 7:30 p.m. - HS/Adult Physicality/Movement - Chris Kernan, presenter

Monday, July 20, 6:00 p.m. - Elementary Script Analysis - Mark Tullis, presenter

Tuesday, July 21, 6:00 p.m. - Middle School Script Analysis - Dr. Joy Powell, presenter (limit of 10)

Tuesday, July 21, 7:30 p.m. - HS/Adult Script Analysis - Dr. Joy Powell, presenter (limit of 10)

Thursday, July 23, 6:00 p.m. - Middle School Auditions - Heather Holland-Daly, presenter

Thursday, July 23--7:30 p.m. - HS/Adult Auditions - Heather Holland-Daly, presenter

Tuesday, July 28, 6:00 p.m. - Elementary Vocal Production - Mia Pinero, presenter

Tuesday, July 28, 7:30 p.m - Stage Managing Techniques - Johnny Milani, presenter

Wednesday, July 29, 6:00 p.m. - Middle School Vocal Production - Mia Pinero, presenter

Wednesday, July 29, 7:30 p.m. - HS/Adult Vocal Production - Mia Pinero, presenter

Monday, August 3, 6:00 p.m. - Elementary Character Development - Mark Tullis, presenter

Tuesday, August 4, 6:00 p.m. - Middle School Character Development - Randy Manning, presenter

Tuesday, August 11, 6:00 p.m. - Elementary Auditions - Matt Dossett, presenter

Tuesday, August 11, 7:30 p.m. - HS/Adult Character Development - Randy Manning, presenter

Saturday, August 15, 2;00 p.m. - Introduction to Lighting and Sound - Todd Wilken, presenter (to be presented in person at the Capitol Theater)

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