Performing Arts

Performing Arts 2021
Chairperson:  Joe Hetko 

T02 Be a Magician!
Week: 5                                                             Grades: 3 & up
Here’s your chance to learn magic from one of the top magicians in the Capital Region. Magician Jim Snack will draw from his bag of tricks to teach sleight of hand, close-up magic, and illusions. Each student will master several tricks with cards, coins, rope and other readily available objects to present at the Open House. The workshop is for ages 8 and above.

Instructor: Jim Snack

T05  Wizards Workshop
Weeks: 1, 2                                                       Grades:  3 – 8
Your OWL has arrived! Don’t miss your opportunity to attend
Hogwarts in the Helderbergs. Potions, Magic Charms, and Mystical Beasts (and where to find them) are a few of the subjects that students will enjoy in this creative crash course in theatrical conjuring. Apprentices will construct a Wizard’s wardrobe, magical apparatus, and other accessories of Abracadabra! Grab your broomstick and get ready to play wizard games. Imagination and Magic mixed in good measure.

Instructor:  Scott Payne

T06 Renaissance Festival Fun
Week: 3                                                             Grades 3 – 8

Description coming soon

Instructor: Scott Payne

T09 Time Travelers to the Rescue! The Aeronaut Adventure
Week: 4                                                             Grades: 3 – 8

Description coming soon

Instructor:  Scott Payne

 T10 Haunted Heldebergs
Weeks: 5, 6                                                       Grades: 3 – 8
It’s back. That strange little house on the edge of the forest has
appeared from the fog once again, and is waiting for you to uncover it’s secrets. Create the Legend, tell the tale, and surprise our “Guests”, as we build a theatrical Haunted House, made to mystify.

Ghosts and Graveyards. Monsters and Mayhem!
Will you be its next Victor …or Victim??

Instructor: Scott Payne