Playwriting has been proven to provide a highly effective outlet for self-expression, help children articulate and contextualize their thoughts, and promote general well-being.
Students in this class will write and perform their own original material under the guidance of an expert professional teaching artist and storyteller.
They’ll hone their written, language, performance, and problem-solving skills as their work develops and transitions from the page to the stage.
AGES: 8 – 10
DATES: Thursdays February 10 – May 19
TIME: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
MEET THE INSTRUCTOR
ERICA LYNN CENCI has over ten years experience teaching musical theater, tap, hip-hop and creative movement for young children.
Erica’s extensive work as a choreographer, has earned her prestigious accolades, including a prestigious nomination for Best Choreography from Paper Mill Playhouse’s Rising Star Awards.
She graduated from Muhlenberg College with a B.A. in Theatre and in English and had the honor of dancing at the Kennedy Center as part of the American College Dance Association.
Erica performed in children’s theatre companies and has completed training programs at Williamstown Theatre Festival and Manhattan School of Music.
Erica has starred in the National Tours of A Chorus Line and Cats, Fiddler on the Roof at the Barrington Stage Company, and 42nd Street at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse. For more, visit ericalynncenci.com.