Lights, Camera, Action!  An Intro to film making.

This one of a kind Spring Break camp is instructed by members from the creative film-making group of Midnight Fright Films and The Crooked Codpiece Company who will be teaching an introductory week long session in writing, staging, directing, and shooting films at The Haymarket Theatre. Students will learn how to write stories for the screen, how to use film cameras, how to shoot scenes, how to act in front of a camera, and how to direct a film. Also included will be instruction in setting up lights and sound for shooting film.  Each participant will shoot a 3-5 minute film which will be presented to an audience at a free showcase as the final camp activity.

Instructors:

Tom Crew- Tom has been a stage actor for 30 years and has been a film actor for over 10 years. He joined Midnight Fright 3 years ago, and has acted, written, and produced films for this company. 

Josh Weixelman- Josh began living in the film world back in 2006. He co- found A Dream Awake with fellow filmmakers Greg Gale and Bryan Harmon. 

Patrick Lambrecht  – With over 30 years of acting, directing, and design experience for the stage, Patrick  joined the ranks of the MFF team 4 years ago. 

Greg Gale- Greg Gale is a writer, cinematographer, film maker, and overall film enthusiast. 

The Spring Break Camp Will Run From 9 AM to 4 PM March 12th Through March 16th.  Tuition is $175.  Before and after care is available.

Space is limited to 20 students for this camp, so register now to hold your spot!

 

2018 Spring Musical:  A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Death Star

Dancing droids! Singing Sith lords! Pouty princesses!

This is the musical comedy that lovingly spoofs the original Star Wars trilogy. 

The show earned "Fan Favorite" at the Minnesota Fringe Festival (2016) and "Best of Venue" at the Kansas City Fringe Festival (2016).

Written by Curt Bright, the founder of the popular children's band, The String Beans and Directed by Tom Crew

Rehearsals: 10 AM to 4 PM on Saturdays March 24th-May 12th.  Tech Rehearsals May 14th, 15th, and 16th from 5:30 PM-8:00 PM.  Registration will open January 15, 2018.

Performances:  March 17th, 18th, and 19th at 7 PM and March 19th and 20th at 2 PM.

Set your blasters on "fun" and register today!