Summer Youth Theatre Workshops
A Common Thread Theatre Company is proud to offer all day intensive workshops. Each workshop is three weeks long where participants will collaborate with a creative team lead by a director, music director, and technical crew to present a junior production of a Broadway musical or Award-winning film. Each session culminates with a ticketed evening performance. Participants will engage in the artistic process from beginning to end.
Our Teaching Principles
Audition Skills and Preparation
Improvisation and Storytelling
Voice and Movement for the Stage
Summer Workshops are cancelled!
Our goal is to develop and hone artistic, creative, and community-building skills within our teaching principles based on each participant's age.
Discounts are available for early registrants, siblings, or participating in both sessions!
Workshop Dates: June 25, 2018-July 13, 2018
(No workshop on July 4)
The delicious adventures experienced by Charlie Bucket on his visit to Willy Wonka's mysterious chocolate factory light up the stage in this captivating adaptation of Roald Dahl's fantastical tale. Featuring the enchanting songs from the 1971 film starring Gene Wilder in addition to a host of fun new songs, Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka JR. is a scrumdidilyumptious musical guaranteed to delight everyone's sweet tooth.
Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka JR. follows enigmatic candy manufacturer Willy Wonka as he stages a contest by hiding golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. Whomever comes up with these tickets will win a free tour of the Wonka factory, as well as a lifetime
supply of candy. Four of the five winning children are insufferable brats, but the fifth is a likeable young lad named Charlie Bucket, who takes the tour in the company of his equally amiable grandfather. The children must learn to follow Mr. Wonka's rules in the factory –
or suffer the consequences.
Workshop Dates: July 16, 2018-August 3, 2018
Based on the iconic animated film, with an Academy Award-winning score by Alan Menken, Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, Disney’s Aladdin JR. is sure to send audiences soaring on a flying carpet ride filled with romance and adventure. When the street urchin, Aladdin, vies for the attention of the beautiful princess, Jasmine, he uses a genie's magic power to become a prince in order to marry her. Iago, Jafar, the Genie and more are here in Disney’s Aladdin JR., a musical adventure filled with magic, mayhem and the power of love.