Les Arts Scéniques - Theater | Training | Workshops

Les Arts Scéniques Junior

Les Arts Scéniques Junior is our company for English speaking children and teens ages 11 – 15 who have a keen interest in theater and are willing to train and work on a professional level. The weekly practice session last 90 minutes and features improvisational skills, rehearsal drill, monologues and dialogues, and principles of movement for the stage space. The company trains regularly between September and June. Besides training the children will create, i.e. write and rehearse a play and perform it in May/June. This production aims to give the children a first-hand experience of theater.

Current production

Corona forced us mid-March to switch from our rehearsal space to Zoom online-rehearsals and turn our almost finished brand new stage play into a movie. If all goes well with cutting and editing we will release it before the summer school vacation. We’re excited about this new format and look forward to showing our newest work.
Next year we plan to go back to perform in a theater again – so corona will… Sign up for our newsletter and stay posted about our movie release and next year’s project.

Past productions

2019 – SECRETS AND LIES
2018 – IN BETWEEN

Children who are interested in joining the company for the school year of 2020/2021 must
  • speak English fluently
  • be 11 – 15 years old
  • commit to regular participation throughout the entire school year
  • be prepared to practice at home between rehearsals
  • be especially capable of working constructively in a group
  • successfully complete the audition process

Sign up now to audition for a place in the company!

This year’s audition is special due to the current situation. If you are interested in joining the company please follow these steps to audition for a place:

  • Introductory video: Record a short video of yourself (max. 2 minutes). Tell us a little about who you are, explain why you want to join the company and what interests you about theater.
  • Monologue: After viewing the video we will send you a short monologue to learn by heart and practice in order to present it to us.
  • Video call: We will set up a video call with you in which we get to know you a little and see your monologue.

The fee for the audition is CHF 45.-.

We will let you know by the beginning of July about the outcome.

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