Classes & Camps – Independence Park Theatre

Film Production for Youth & Teens

This course introduces students, ages 9 to 16, to the basics of film analysis, cinematic formal elements, genre, and narrative structure and helps students develop the skills to recognize, analyze, describe, and enjoy filmmaking as an art and entertainment form. This course will focus on using the skills acquired to create a short commercial project. 

Independence Event Center 

March 7 – April 25 

Tuesdays only 

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm  

$200 in EBR parish and $240 out of EBR parish 

Ages 9 – 16 

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Beginners Dance for Youth & Teens

Critical analysis of dance as a cultural and expressive art form studied through lectures, reading, research, multimedia presentations, and practical movement experiences. This class is for young people, ages 9 to 16, and will introduce them to various techniques of dance. 

Independence Event Center 

March 8 – April 26 

Wednesdays & Thursdays only 

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm   

$400 in EBR parish and $480 out of EBR parish 

Ages 12 – 16 

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Creative Writing Intensive

Are you one of those people who have thought, “I’d like to write a book someday, but I don’t know where to start”? If yes, then this is the course for you. All you need is to open yourself up and allow your ideas to flow, plus writing implements to capture those ideas.  

Many hesitate to start writing their story because of confusion about what to say, where to start writing, and how to shape those ideas into a story. This class can help with that!  

Independence Park Theatre (Art Room) 

April 18 – 20 

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm   

$225 in EBR parish and $270 out of EBR parish 

Ages 16 + 

To register, click here!