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Anyone Can Dance Camp with JNSA & Aug Ballet

JNSA and Augusta Ballet present Anyone Can Dance Camp!

This is a five-day event in which children will have the opportunity to learn from professional dance instructors. These children will spend time learning new dance techniques including ballet, contemporary ballet and hip hop, as well as the basics of the theater, culminating in a live performance at the end of the camp. Parents, friends and family are encouraged to attend the performance and after-party.

Dates: April 8th-12th, 2019
Cost: $20 ($4 a day)
Times: The camp will run daily from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Jessye Norman School of the Arts.

9am-9:30am – Student Drop Off
2:45pm-3pm – Student Pick Up

Dance Classes, lunch, and snack provided during the day.

Performance on Friday at 2pm. Parents , friends, and family can arrive between 1:30pm and 2pm to watch the show. No Admission Fee for the show.

Register online HERE!

Imperial Theatre Presents E.T.

Saturday, March 9th, 2019 | 1 PM – 3 PM | The Imperial Theatre

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is a 1982 American science fiction film produced and directed by Steven Spielberg, and written by Melissa Mathison. It features special effects by Carlo Rambaldi and Dennis Muren, and stars Henry Thomas, Dee Wallace, Peter Coyote, Robert MacNaughton, Drew Barrymore and Pat Welsh. It tells the story of Elliott (Thomas), a boy who befriends an extraterrestrial, dubbed “E.T.”, who is stranded on Earth. Elliott and his siblings help E.T. return to his home planet, while attempting to keep him hidden from the government.

The event is free, but a ticket is needed for entry.
Reserve your tickets online HERE!

PBS Kids Live! Really BIG tiny Adventure at the Miller

Saturday, February 9th, 2019 | 2 Showtimes | The Miller Theater

PBS KIDS, the number one educational media brand for children, is proud to present their first ever live theatrical touring stage event. PBS KIDS Live! Really BIG tiny Adventure presented by Zappos adaptive is more than a show. Fun, learning, and exploration begin as soon as you arrive with an in-lobby experience for the whole family. Favorite PBS KIDS characters from Arthur, Nature Cat, Ready Jet Go!, Princess Presto and Super WHY! are available to meet, greet, and pose for photos. Download the free App and kids and parents can explore together an augmented-reality Bug Garden, a virtual AR Playground where the theatre lobby transforms into an immersive PBS KIDS world. All that and more before stepping into the theatre as the stage lights turn bright.

PBS KIDS Live! Really BIG tiny Adventure is the story of Dot, Dee, and Del, the PBS KIDS brother and sisters seen every day on PBS stations and Apps. It’s a special day and the kids are looking forward to crossing their backyard to attend a friend’s birthday party. Sounds simple, but it becomes an unexpected adventure when the group gets shrunk to the size of grasshoppers. A lot of surprises are in store for the pint-sized kids including meeting and learning about the little creatures that live just under foot; music and interactive audience fun; and the solution to the “mystery of the missing tail.” Will they solve all the really big, tiny challenges and grow full-size in time for the birthday fun? You’ll find out in PBS KIDS Live! Really BIG tiny Adventure, an exciting and educational experience for the whole family. The adventure begins when you arrive!

Showtimes:

1st Show
– Doors open at 12:30 PM
– Show runs from 2 PM to 4 PM

2nd Show
– Doors open at 4:30 PM
– Show runs from 6 PM to 8 PM

Tickets: 

General Admission: $36 – $46

VIP: $99
– PBS Kids Live! Ultimate VIP Experience Includes:
• One premium reserved seat
• Meet & Greet with PBS characters
• Individual photo with PBS characters
• Healthy snacks & water provided
• One PBS Kids Live drawstring bag
• Early entry
• First access merch shopping
• One VIP wristband

Visit the Facebook Event Page HERE!
Tickets are on sale NOW! Get yours online HERE or call the Miller Box Office at 706-842-4080,  Monday-Friday from 10 AM – 6 PM.

Auditions for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Everyone’s favorite flying car comes to life in the musical adaptation of the beloved family film. Take a fantastic musical adventure with an out-of-this-world story that flies through the air and sails the seas. Based on the beloved 1968 film version of Ian Fleming’s children’s book, and featuring an unforgettable score by the Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang is one family-friendly blockbuster that audiences will find “Truly Scrumptious”.

Audition Date: Saturday, February 9, 2019
Adults: 10 AM – 1 PM
Children: 1 PM – 3 PM

Callbacks if needed will be on Sunday, February 10, at 2 PM.

SINGING
Please prepare a verse and a chorus of a Broadway-style song to sing that demonstrates your vocal range and abilities. An accompanist will be provided, but you must provide your own sheet music unless you are singing from the show (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang).

No acappella singing, please, but singing with an accompaniment cd with no vocals will be acceptable. A CD player will be provided. If you choose to use your phone a mini-jack (ear phone style cord) will be provided. If you need an iPhone charger style cord, that must be provided by you.

DANCE / MOVEMENT
A dance combination will be taught. Please be prepared for movement by wearing comfortable clothes. A hard-soled, closed toe shoe is preferred. Gymnastics a plus.

Please bring personal calendars and be prepared to list all conflicts (Mondays-Sundays) beginning with March 4, 2019 through Sunday, May 12, 2019. Please do not assume that we know when any general holidays are (i.e., spring break) and plan to list those as conflicts if you will be out of town or otherwise engaged. Conflicts must be noted at the audition. Only conflicts noted at the audition will be taken into consideration.

NO CONFLICTS ALLOWED FROM April 29 – May 12, 2019.

A full Character Breakdown and other resources are available online HERE!