Summer 2022
Youth Theater Workshops

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Play Off the Page Summer 2022

Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center is partnering with Mary Aalgaard, Play off the Page, to offer Youth Theater Workshops this summer in the Dryden Theater at Central Lakes College.

July 18-22, Students entering 1st – 4th grades meet from 10:00-noon. Students will work on acting skills and games, create characters and write a play together under the guidance of playwright Mary Aalgaard. We’ll create our play around the theme of visiting a farm. On the final day, Friday, students will have a performance for family and friends. We will record the performance to make it available to view online.

July 25-29, Students entering 5th – 9th grades will meet from 10:00-noon. Students will work on acting skills and games, create characters and write a play together under the guidance of playwright Mary Aalgaard. We’ll create our play around the theme of a wilderness adventure. On the final day, Friday, students will have a performance for family and friends. We will record the performance to make it available to view online.

Cost for the workshop is $70 per student.

For further info and questions, contact Mary at [email protected] or call 218-232-6069. 

Play off the Page Youth Theater Workshop - July 26, 2021, workshop week performance

Play off the Page Youth Theater Workshop - August 2, 2021, workshop week performance

Mary Aalgaard
Play Off the Page
Youth Theater Workshops

Mary Aalgaard is a playwright and piano/theater teacher, living in the heart of Minnesota. She writes theater reviews and supports the arts through her blog Play off the Page. She teaches youth theater workshops, writes articles for regional magazines, and works with both seniors and youth in multi-generational programs to enhance quality of life and build community. She is a member of Cracked Ice Improv. Her website is PlayoffthePage.com. You can follow her on her Play off the Page Facebook page, @MaryAalgaard on Twitter.