Introducing: Drama Summer Workshop Series (for more info click on the Summer Workshops tab above)
Announcing this Summer's Production:
Who are we?
The purpose of the Firebird Children’s Theatre is to provide a low-cost opportunity for children and young adults to participate in a theatre production during the summer and now throughout the year. Our goal is to expose our youth to all of the skills necessary with staging a performance: acting, stage management, building sets, making props and costumes, running lighting and sound equipment, advertising and promotions, team building and community outreach. Thanks to the generosity of the Association for the Colonial Theatre, we are able to offer this opportunity for the youth in the Phoenixville and surrounding communities to develop and showcase their talents on a historic community stage.
Community theatre is a great venue to learn how to stand up in front of a group, make eye contact and speak out! Theatre offers many intangible benefits: it teaches self-confidence, public speaking, the value of commitment and dedication, the opportunity to practice working in groups, to name a few. In today’s world, where our youth are growing more and more accustomed to communicating by cell phone, Facebook, Twitter and texting, it is essential that they master face-to-face communications and public speaking. Today’s community minded youths are tomorrow’s leaders.
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