Stage 212 in La Salle is offering three children’s theater workshops early this summer. “Theatre Basics Workshop,” led by instructor Tori Duttlinger, will meet from 10 to 11:30 a.m. June 11-15, and is for students entering grades 2-4 in the fall. The workshop covers all the basics of the theatre experience and will allow children to dabble in creative drama activities. The cost of the workshop is $60.
“Audition Bootcamp” will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. June 11-15, and is for students entering grades 4-8 in the fall. Instructor Phil Grant will prepare young actors for what to expect at their next audition, with an emphasis on singing, dancing and acting. Skills learned will apply to any audition, but the workshop will focus on the upcoming “Mary Poppins, Jr.” auditions. The cost of the workshop is $75.
“Put On a Show Camp” will meet from 10 a.m. to noon June 18-22, and is for students entering grades 2-8 in the fall. Instructor Phil Grant will lead kids in producing a variety of skits to perform for family at the end of the week. Kids will learn what it takes to put together a performance from start to finish, including creating costumes, props and scenery to go along with their skits. The cost of the workshop is $75.
Pre-registration is required for all workshops. For a registration form and more information, call 815-224-3025, or register online at www.stage212.org.