• 400 S. Salina Street, Syracuse, NY 13202
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The RedHouse

A New Three Theatre Complex at City Center

Teen Masterclasses

RedED classes and camps offer Syracuse and CNY parents exciting opportunities for your children, providing unique, educational alternatives to child care for your teen or little one. Our workshops, masterclasses, day programs, and spring break/summer courses are staffed by  professional educators from the community and teaching artists from around the country.


Our teen masterclasses are open to students ages 10-17 years old. 

Physical Theatre and Puppetry with Jonathan MartinSaturday, December 8th, 2018


About the Workshop:
This three-hour physical theater training intensive geared towards expanding performing artists’ creativity, physicality, and spontaneity onstage. Participants will learn the fundamentals of working as an ensemble through a range of physical theater and puppetry training tools developed from the work of Handspring Puppet Company (Broadway’s War Horse) and the award-winning Not Man Apart Physical Theater Ensemble. Artists of all skill levels and experience will find this workshop a fun, play-filled, and challenging workshop.

About The Dark Crystal:
On another planet in the distant past, a Gelfling embarks on a quest to find the missing shard of a magical crystal, and so restore order to his world.
*Students will watch a short documentary on the movement and making of this classic film. Students will not watch the actual film.

The sequel to this cult classic, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, is set to be released this year! Learn all about puppetry, movement, and the famous film before the sequel hits the small screen on Netflix!

Cost: $70

9:00am – 10:00am: The Making of: The Dark Crystal
10:00am – 1:00pm: Physical Theater and Puppetry Workshop
1:00pm – 1:30pm: Lunch *Please bring a bag lunch
1:30pm – 2:00pm: Puppet/Improv Challenge!

Other Information:

  • A lunch break will be given. Please bring a bagged lunch.
  • Please wear comfortable clothes that allow full range of movement and sneakers or other soft, flat-soled shoes.
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Rock Camp and Voice with Karen OberlinFebruary 16th, 2019


Cost: $45 – 1/2 Day    $80 – full day

9:00am – 12:30pm: Rock Camp Session
12:30pm – 1:00pm: Lunch *Please bring a bag lunch
1:00pm – 4:00pm: Vocal Performance and Interpretation Masterclass with Karen Oberlin

About the Rock Camp Session:
This program is designed to give each student a glimpse into the world of a professional musician. Students who sing or play any instrument will be given the opportunity to spend the day working with professional musicians and sound designers in order to develop a unique sound as a musician, as well as get to collaborate with their peers to write an original piece.

About the Performance and Interpretation Masterclass:
In this Masterclass, students will receive focused time with Karen Oberlin, using music pieces of their choice to work on interpretation and performance skills. Other elements covered as part of the course will be topics such as keys, song choices, etc.

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Rock Camp: Saturday, March 16th, 2019


About the Rock Camp Session:
This program is designed to give each student a glimpse into the world of a professional musician. Students who sing or play any instrument will be given the opportunity to spend the day working with professional musicians and sound designers in order to develop a unique sound as a musician, as well as get to collaborate with their peers to write an original piece.

Cost: $70

9:00am – 12:00pm: Rock Camp Session
12:00pm – 12:30pm: Lunch *Please bring a bag lunch
12:30pm – 2:00pm: Rock Camp Session

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May the Fourth Be With You!!! Jedi Shakespeare and Stage Combat with Ben SheedySaturday, May 4th, 2019


Cost: $45 – 1/2 Day   $80 – full day

9:00am – 12:00pm: Star Wars Shakespeare
12:00pm – 12:30pm: Lunch *Please bring a bag lunch
12:30pm – 2:00pm: Stage Combat

About Star Wars Shakespeare :
Experience the Star Wars saga reimagined as an Elizabethan drama penned by William Shakespeare himself, complete with authentic meter and verse! Receive coaching in scene study technique, monologue preparation, all while using this wonderfully nerdy prose as your text for. The theatre is strong with you, young Padawan!

About Stage Combat Masterclass:
This course is the perfect class for Padawans and Jedis! In this course, students will learn the basic of stage combat in an environment that helps to promote teamwork, leadership, and communication.

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