In response to New York State Executive orders, Tilles Center is closed to the public and has suspended all in-person events through July 15, 2020. Please know that this is only a TEMPORARY INTERMISSION.
For any questions, leave a message at 516.299.3100 or email us at TillesCenter@liu.edu and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
ONE ON ONE COACHING:
Broadway actress and coach Heather Parcells will provide one-on-one coaching in voice, dance, and professional and college audition preparation. Each Zoom coaching session is 1.5 hours and includes one 30-minute planning meeting via phone or email.
ON CAMERA! : The Stage Actor’s New World:
AGES 16 +. This class will help stage actors understand the nuances of performing on Zoom and other platforms, how to use cell phone recordings, iMovie and proper lighting techniques in order to create strong audition and performance videos.
WHAT MAKES US LAUGH?
AGES 7 - 10. An intro to comedy for kids! In this fun-filled introduction to improvisational comedy, students will learn theatre games explore wacky characters and create their own short comedy play at the end of the week!
MAKE YOUR OWN MUSICAL!
AGES 7 - 12.
For young actors: students will learn acting skills through games and role-play. Each class will explore the creativity and individual talents of each student and will culminate in an original musical performance!
SKETCH WRITING AND IMPROVISATION:
AGES 11 - 13.
This class is specially designed for middle schoolers! Campers will learn the basics of writing comedic sketches, develop improvisational skills and learn their very own solo bits and develop unique comedic characters. The class will culminate in a sketch show- a’ la Saturday Night Live!
BREATHE YOUR WAY TO BROADWAY!
AGES 14 +. In this course, Broadway performer and coach Heather Parcells will guide students through musical theater classes and with the added benefit of teaching mindfulness through short and simple guided meditation, Pilates, and yoga strengthening.
Celebrate the Summer of Love with a program of the best of the '60s and beyond. Songs of love and songs of the times by The Byrds, Joni Mitchell, Crosby, Stills & Nash, Jefferson Airplane, Janis Joplin and many others!