Archive for 'Theatre Education'

Fall 2015 Children’s Theatre Classes

ANNOUNCING FALL THEATRE CLASSES 2015 Play with Us! Performing arts skills build muscle, brains & self-esteem. The Aurora Fox and the City of Aurora offer a variety of acting camps and classes year round! Classes range from 4-6 weeks, 1-3 hours per day, and meet once a week.   Available classes vary by age group. Register today by clicking […]

Fox Files August 3rd, 2015- Lisa Mumpton

Lisa Mumpton- Changes and Reflections Lisa Mumpton, who has been at the Fox as Director of Education since 2003, is moving onward and upward.  We will miss her daily presence, but she will still be around and involved as part of her new position as Cultural Arts Supervisor. From Lisa: As some of you may […]

Space Pandas- Bob’s Vlogs 6-9

Revenge of the Space Pandas Aurora Fox Presents: Bob’s Vlog- Episode 6-9 Join Bob the Sheep on his continuing adventures with David Mamet’s Revenge of the Space Pandas Binky, Vivian and Bob have left Crestview, made it home for lunch, and bid adieu to audiences, space pandas, and even a fond farewell to George Topax, […]

June-21st Century Learning, 21st Century Skills

21st Century Skills Summer is coming, what are they teaching my kid? We have all heard the phrase 21st century learning and the buzz surrounding it. Although the phrase is new, the skills themselves are not. Teamwork, initiative, communication, creative problem solving, leadership, reliability, focus, commitment and empathy. These are the skills that every society […]

Theatre Camps at Highpoint Church!

Kids Summer Theatre Camps added at Highpoint Church New Camps, New Location! The Children’s Theatre Education Program at the Aurora Fox is pleased to announce 2 new children’s theatre camps for kids ages 7-14 at Highpoint Church in south Aurora.  Both camps for summer 2015 are offered from July 27-August 7, 2015, and culminate in […]

Summer Children’s Theatre Auditions

Summer Children’s Theatre Auditions Little Foxes Summer Children’s Theatre Summer 2015 for Volunteer Youth ages 7-18 & Adult Professionals (Paid, Non-Equity) Auditions are by appointment only: Fri., Apr. 24, 4:00pm-6:00pm Sat., Apr. 25, 10am-4pm Sun., Apr. 26, 9am-Noon Auditions will be held at: Aurora Fox Arts Center 9900 E. Colfax Ave. (near Elmira St.) Join […]

Drama Classes – Spring 2015

Drama Classes for Kids – Spring 2015 Play with us & exercise your right brain! Acquisition of performing arts skills builds muscle, brains & self esteem. Contact Lisa at (303) 739-1973 to discuss your child’s specific interests & abilities. “I will help you find the right class for your child, even if it isn’t one of […]

Kids and Acting

Kids and Acting Casting is bad hoo-doo. I have been doing it for 20 years and never felt comfortable with that part of my job. We attempt to quantify people’s talents and appearance, to objectify them for our particular needs. They are highly trained, creative, independent artists that I select or discard as a painter […]

Aurora Fox July 2012 Newsletter

Greetings! We are already halfway through the summer and I had to say goodbye to the cast of Charlotte’s Web today. Sad? A little. Mostly incredibly proud. It is such a gift to see a dedicated young person growing before my eyes. And I was fortunate enough to watch 24 of them changing, progressing, overcoming […]