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12-13-2008, 03:03 PM
<o:smarttagtype namespaceuri="urn:schemas-microsoft-com<img src=" images="" smilies="" redface.gif="" border="0" alt="" title="Embarrassment" smilieid="2" class="inlineimg"></o:smarttagtype>Registration is now in progress for our next term of youth and teen classes at The Second City! Our 12-week classes are designed for students ages 4-18. These classes begin on January 17, 2009! For more information about class times, tuition and registration, check out our website at www.secondcity.com/kids (http://www.secondcity.com/kids)
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ImaginAction (ages 4-8) – This fun-filled class helps enhance your child’s creativity and gets them accustomed to working and sharing in a group environment. Students also learn theater fundamentals, such as stage direction, projection and vocal articulation.
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ImprovisationX (ages 9-12) – Experience improvisational games and exercises that are the foundation of The Second City’s unique brand of comedy. This class will enhance the student’s ability to communicate with others, develop confidence in their own creativity and respecting the ideas of others.
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Teen Improvisation (ages 13-18) – Study the fundamentals of improvisation through exercises that help to develop strong ensemble and character work. Develop stage presence as well as patience, self confidence, good communications skills, and a respect for other performers and their creativity.
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Sketch for Teens (ages 15-18) – Learn the basics of sketch comedy scenes. Study classic <st1><st1></st1><st1></st1></st1>Second City scenes, use improvisation to develop scenes and write original sketches.
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We will also be offering the following specialized classes:
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Curtain Up! (ages 10-12) – Students will create original, imaginative stories through fun games and exercises, and then bring those tales to life on stage!
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Video Shorts (ages 13-14) – Enjoy watching videos on FunnyorDie and YouTube? Join us in this class that will teach a creative process used to create your own video shorts.
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Stand-Up (ages 15-18) – Come develop your personal style as a stand-up comedian as we focus on developing material, stage presence and delivery.
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The Second City Training Center is located on the fourth floor of Pipers Alley at the corner of <st1:street w:st="on"><st1:address w:st="on">North Avenue</st1:address></st1:street> and <st1:street w:st="on"><st1:address w:st="on">Wells Street</st1:address></st1:street> in Chicago. We also offer classes for adults! http://secondcity.com/?id=training-education/training/chicago
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