New Session: Theatre Arts for Grades K-5

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We are excited to launch our next awesome theatre arts session for grades K-5!

Children in grades K-5 with a wide range of special needs will have fun exploring puppet and mask making, character development, building-a-scene, taking on the traits of their favorite animal, working as a group to create a production, acting, and more. Participants will have the opportunity to build their self-confidence, increase their self-esteem, work together as a team, and form long-lasting relationship with peers with similar differences, and caring, qualified teachers. Our last class of the session will feature the students performing an original class-designed production.

Sundays May 7th through June 18th
3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Capitol School of Austin, 2011 W Koenig Ln, Austin, TX 78756
$200.00

Register Here

Tuition assistance and scholarships may be available.

Come out and meet us on Sunday April 30, 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m., for the Thinkery Sensory Friendly Hours event. We’ll be conducting super fun theatre arts activities.

We are also gearing up for Theatre Arts for children ages 3 to 5, and Digital Photography for kids in grades K-5. Check out the fun here.

Summer Camps at Joshua’s Stage are around the corner! Your child will have a blast. Check out our Summer Camps here.

Joshua’s Stage – The Exceptional Experience for the Exceptional Child – is the premiere performance center for children ages 3 to 18 with a wide range of special needs; featuring classes, workshops, camps, performances, and exhibits in theatre arts, dance, digital photography, and filmmaking.

For more information about Joshua’s Stage, contact Joshua Levy, Executive Director, at joshua.levy@joshuasstage.org, or 512-825-2744.

Upcoming Sessions


“She was able to be more expressive. At home, more creative. Always looking forward to seeing friends. The teacher and classroom assistants displayed tremendous amount of patience and kindness to the kids. We shall try theatre next semester.” – Parent of a student from a digital photography session.

Theatre Arts! Digital Photography!

Click Here to Register Today!

Tuition assistance and scholarships may be available.

Theatre Arts for Ages 3 to 5
Make puppets, roar and crawl like a bear, act out a story like Jack and Jill, and much more!
Sundays May 7 through June 11
1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Capitol School of Austin, 2011 W Koenig Ln, Austin, TX 78756

Theatre Arts for Grades K-5
Act! Develop a character, build-a-scene, create a class-designed production you’ll perform for family and friends.
Sundays May 7 through June 11
3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Capitol School of Austin, 2011 W Koenig Ln, Austin, TX 78756

Digital Photography for Grades K-5
Explore the world through the lens with landscapes, portraits, texture, perspective, action, and more!
Sundays May 7 through June 11
3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Capitol School of Austin, 2011 W Koenig Ln, Austin, TX 78756

Summer Camps at Joshua’s Stage – CLICK HERE To Register!
Theatre arts, improv, dance, digital photography, music, arts and crafts, and more!

Tuition assistance and scholarships may be available. 

Monday May 29 through Friday June 2, Grades K-5, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Monday June 5 through Thursday June 22, Grades K-5, 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Capitol School of Austin, 2011 W Koenig Ln, Austin, TX 78756

Monday June 12 through Friday June 16, Ages 3 to 6, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Toybrary Austin, 2001 Justin Ln, Austin, TX 78757

Monday July 10 through Friday July 14, Grades 6-8, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
ColdTowne Theater, 4803 Airport Blvd., Austin, TX 78751

Monday July 17 through Friday July 21, Grades K-5, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Toybrary Austin, 2001 Justin Ln, Austin, TX 78757

Joshua’s Stage – The Exceptional Experience for The Exceptional Child – is the premiere performance center for children ages 3 to 18 with a wide range of special needs; featuring classes, workshops, camps, performances, and exhibits in theatre arts, dance, digital photography, and filmmaking.

For more information about our upcoming sessions and summer camps, contact Joshua Levy, Executive Director at joshua.levy@joshuasstage.org, or 512-825-2744.

 

Summer Camps at Joshua’s Stage

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Summer Camp Goal
Our summer camp goal is for children with a wide range of special needs to engage in a meaningful experience through fine arts activities in a warm and welcoming environment.

Your Child’s Awesome Experience
We are planning an awesome summer camp experience for each child – with theatre arts, improv, dance, digital photography, music, arts & crafts, and more!

Tuition and scholarship assistance may be available. Contact Joshua Levy at joshua.levy@joshuasstage.org, or 512-825-2744.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SUMMER CAMPS

A Day At Camp
A day at camp for your child will include fun, fun, and fun! Your child will:

  • Be warmly welcomed with a smile every day
  • Cheer with everyone during the camp cheer
  • Explore his/her creative imagination through lively theatre arts and improv activities and games
  • Shine in a camper-created performance
  • Experience the world through pictures in digital photography while learning to take portraits, using different perspectives, photographing texture, and more
  • Feature his/her photographs in an exhibit
  • Engage in fun and familiar dances like the Chicken Dance, the Hokey Pokey, the Cha Cha Slide, and in original-camper creations, instructor-led choreography, and more
  • Demonstrate their new dance moves in a performance
  • Sing-along to various super-fun familiar and new songs led by our music instructor
  • Create original works of art with arts & crafts
  • Get in some playground time
  • And more!

Go Above and Beyond
Your child will have the opportunity to go above and beyond their unique abilities in a warm and welcoming environment, maintain high self-confidence, form long-lasting relationships with peers with similar needs, and have a blast!

Supportive Staff
We are planning to maintain a supportive staff to camper ratio with experienced instructors, and with junior instructors and volunteers to support the campers.

The Camps
Camp for Ages 3 to 6
Monday June 12 through Friday June 16
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Toybrary, 2011 Justin Ln, Austin, TX 78757
$250.00

Camp for Grades K-5
Monday May 29 through Friday June 2
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Capitol School of Austin, 2011 W Koenig Lane, Austin, TX 78756
$275.00

Camp for Grades K-5
Monday June 5 through Thursday June 22
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Capitol School of Austin, 2011 W Koenig Lane, Austin, TX 78756
$250.00 to $425.00

Camp for Grades K-5
Monday July 17 through Friday July 21
1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Toybrary, 2001 Justin Ln, Austin, TX 78757

Improv Power Camp for Grades 6-8
Monday July 10 through Friday July 14
10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
ColdTowne Theater, 4803 Airport Blvd, Austin, TX 78751
$275.00

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SUMMER CAMPS

Joshua’s Stage – The Exceptional Experience for The Exceptional Child – is the premiere performance center for children with a wide range of special needs; featuring classes, workshops, camps, performances, and exhibits in theatre arts, dance, digital photography, and filmmaking.

For more information about workshops, classes, and camps at Joshua’s Stage, contact Joshua Levy, Executive Director, at joshua.levy@joshuasstage.org, or 512-825-2744.

Laugh, Learn, and Lead with the Power of Improv

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Joshua’s Stage is excited to announce a collaboration with Move Your Tale,  a collaborative performing arts experience and the opportunity to create, communicate and entertain.

Sundays, March 26th through May 7th, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
ColdTowne Theater, 4803 Airport Blvd., Austin, TX 78751

Students with a wide range of special needs in grades 6-8 will engage in the free-flowing process of improv in a warm and welcoming environment with awesome activities such as: Alien Translator; Guests-At-A-Party; Questions Only; Freeze; Build-A-Scene, and more!

Your child will have the opportunity to: demonstrate creativity; develop self-confidence during each class and the culminating performance; maintain high self-esteem; form long-lasting relationships with peers with similar needs and caring, qualified teachers; enhance oral language expression, and engage in positive team building exercises. The culminating improv performance takes place during the All Ages Improv Show on May 7th from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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Fun! Exciting! Awesome! Beautiful! Theatre Arts for Grades K-5

Theatre Arts, for children in grades K-5 with a wide range of special needs have the opportunity to demonstrate creativity, develop self-confidence in the classroom and during performances, maintain high self-esteem, form long-lasting relationships with children with similar needs and caring, qualified teachers. Activities include improv games, student-created puppets and masks, pantomime, aspects of theatre such as acting, stage direction, set design, and more!

Sundays, February 26th through April 9th, 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Capitol School of Austin
2011 W Koenig Ln
Austin, TX 78756

Please note that there is no class on Sunday March 12th. The sixth class of the six-weeks session includes the student-created performance for families and friends. The session includes an instructor and volunteers to support the students.

Register here

Joshua’s Stage is the premiere performance center for children ages 3 to 18 with a wide range of special needs; featuring classes, workshops, performances, and exhibits in theatre arts, dance, digital photography, and filmmaking.

For questions about the theatre arts session or Joshua’s Stage, please contact Joshua Levy, Executive Director, at joshua.levy@joshuasstage.org, or 512-825-2744.

FULL SPEED

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Our fabulous dance class is performing live during FULL SPEED, on Sunday February 12! JCC Austin Adult Programs and the Austin Jewish Repertory Theater celebrate Jewish Disability and Inclusion Awareness Month with Full Speed, an exciting showcase featuring art created and performed by very special citizens of our world. The afternoon will include performances by Joshua’s Stage, the Austin State Supported Living Center, TILT Performance Group, We Are the Chorus, and other companies from the Austin area with a focus on artists with special needs.

JOIN US FOR THIS FREE PERFORMANCE AND EXPERIENCE THE TALENTS OF AUSTIN’S UNIQUELY-ABLED ARTISTS AT FULL SPEED!

Sunday February 12, 3:00 p.m.
JCC Community Hall Stage
7300 Hart Lane
Austin, TX 78731

Laugh, Learn, and Lead with the Power of Improv

move-your-tale

Joshua’s Stage is excited to announce a collaboration with Move Your Tale,  a collaborative performing arts experience and the opportunity to create, communicate and entertain.

Sundays, March 26th through May 7th, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
ColdTowne Theater, 4803 Airport Blvd., Austin, TX 78751

Students with a wide range of special needs in grades 6-8 will engage in the free-flowing process of improv in a warm and welcoming environment with awesome activities such as: Alien Translator; Guests-At-A-Party; Questions Only; Freeze; Build-A-Scene, and more!

Your child will have the opportunity to: demonstrate creativity; develop self-confidence during each class and the culminating performance; maintain high self-esteem; form long-lasting relationships with peers with similar needs and caring, qualified teachers; enhance oral language expression, and engage in positive team building exercises. The culminating improv performance takes place during the All Ages Improv Show on May 7th from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at ColdTowne Theater.

So that each child’s talents and abilities can be maximized, the class size will be no more than 8 students. The seven-weeks session fee is $200.00. Scholarships and tuition assistance are available.

Team taught by experienced improv instructors and Joshua’s Stage faculty,  this collaboration promises to provide the uniquely joyful approach Move Your Tale takes to improv in a manner crafted to suit a specific student.

Register for Laugh, Learn, and Lead with the Power of Improv here. 

For questions about the session, please contact Joshua Levy, Executive Director at joshua.levy@joshuasstage.org, or 512-825-2744.