Welcome to Napa Valley College Department of Theater Arts. From an AA Degree in Theater (Performance and Technical Theater) and Musical Theater to individual acting and production classes, Theater Arts at Napa Valley College provides excellent instruction taught by industry professionals.
Theater Arts Faculty and Visiting Artists
Ian McIver (Instructor - Film.)
- Danielle Cain (Instructor - Theater)
- Jennifer King (Artistic Director / Instructor / Theater Department Coordinator)
Jennifer Ruygt (Instructor - Technical Theater)
Barbara Spear (Instructor - Film)
Adam Wadenius (Instructor - Film)
Performance (Acting) Associate Arts Degree
Technical Theater Associate Arts Degree
Musical Theater Associate Arts Degree
For Fall Semester, 2013: Introduction to Theater, Fundamentals of Acting, Diversity in American Drama, Technique of Acting, Technical Theater in Performance, Technical Theater: Scenery and Props, Theater for Young Audiences Production, Stage Movement, Intermediate Acting, Survey & Appreciation of Film, Culture & Gender in Film, Horror Film.
Performing Arts Academy
Afterschool and summer theater day camps for youth and teens. Dates TBA.
Shakespeare Napa Valley
Annual outdoor productions of Shakespeare's plays featuring students as well as local experienced and professional actors.
Substantially discounted Theater for Young Audiences productions of A Christmas Carol performed for elementary schools during week day mornings at the college theater. Call the Box Office at 770-256-7500 for details.
Director: Jennifer King
Music Director: Dr. Eve-Anne Wilkes
Choreographer: Pam Rogers
All Auditioners are asked to prepare 16 measures of a song from a musical. (No songs from the show you are auditioning for, please.) Please bring sheet music in your key. Wear clothes you can move in and be prepared to learn a short dance.
Annie Get Your Gun by Irving Berlin, Directed by Richard Rossi
Adults - October 7th and 9th, 2013 at 7pm (Auditioners do not need to come both nights)
Youth (17 & under) - October 12th, 2013 at 10:30am
Annie Get Your Gun runs March 7-23, 2014 in the Main Theater at Napa Valley College Performing Arts Center at Napa Valley College, 2277 Napa-Vallejo Hwy, Building 100.
No appointment necessary.
For more information about our programs please e-mail Jennifer King at firstname.lastname@example.org.