Sutter Street Theatre Newsletter
April 7, 2021
717 Sutter Street, Folsom CA - (Map)
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Dear Friends,

IN THIS NEWSLETTER!
  • FOLSOM'S OLDE TYME RADIO SHOW - Saturday at 4:00pm on Sutter Street

  • Get Ready for RENT! School Edition

  • SUMMER WORKSHOPS & CAMPS FOR YOUTH - Filling Up Fast!

  • ONGOING CLASSES BY SUTTER STREET THEATRE PROFESSIONALS

SCROLL DOWN TO SEE ALL THE EVENTS!
FOLSOM'S OLDE TYME RADIO SHOW
Retro vintage wood radio on a white background
When: Saturday, April 10, at 4:00pm

Where: In the 700 block of Sutter Street across from the theatre. The streets will be closed to traffic on the weekend.

Take a step back in time as we perform original scripts from the Golden Age of Radio.

This week featuring:
Our Miss Brooks - "Tint-Tomorrow (Dying Easter Eggs"
Baby Snooks & Daddy - "Easter Suit"

Live musical interludes are included.

No charge for the shows. Donations are appreciated. Sutter Street Theatre is a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation.

RENT! School Edition
Book, Music and Lyrics by Jonathan Larson
Musical Arrangements by Steve Skinner
Original Concept / Additional Lyrics by Lynn Thompson
Directed by Alison Gilbreath, Musical Direction by David Williams
Choreography by Sarah Williams
Presented by our Musical Theatre Master Workshop students.

When: April 23 - May 9, Fridays & Saturdays at 8:00pm & Sundays at 4:00pm.
Location: An outdoor venue with social distancing and masks required!

Rated: PG-13

For reservations or information call (916) 353-1001

Cast
Mark Cohen - Nick Roten
Roger Davis - Trever Carmichael
Tom Collins - Halin Moss
Benjamin Coffin III - Brayden Plum
Joanne Jefferson - Ronin Bartlett
Angel Schunard - José-Antonio Gomez
Mimi Marquez - Marya Wanous
Maureen Johnson - Caelyn Anderson

Blanket Person - Harper Colby
The Man - Joe Pardo (Gavin Martinez understudy)
Squeegee Person - Avery Bridgham (Harper Colby understudy)
Restaurant Man - Amaya Parker
Gordan - Gavin Martinez
Steve - Amaya Parker
Mr. Grey - Patrick Bradley
Mrs. Cohen - Alyssa Seeley
Roger's Mom - Amaya Parker
Mr. Jefferson - Gavin Martinez
Mrs. Jefferson - Elena Audrain
Mimi's Mom - Avery Bridgham (Harper Colby understudy)
Alexi Darling - Maya Sakellariou
Ali - Bella DeWild
Pam - Malia DeWild
Sue - Elena Audrain
Support Group Member - Madalyn (London) Pardo
Paul - Alyssa Seeley

SUMMER WORKSHOPS & CAMPS FOR YOUTH
NOTE: Workshops are filling up fast! To insure a spot just make a $100 non-refundable deposit and then the balance is not due until June 7.
(Call 916-353-1001 to register)
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YOUNG PEOPLE'S MUSICAL WORKSHOP
Featuring Aristocrats Jr.
A rare opportunity for Young Performers ages 6 to 12 years old to learn from our award winning professional Artists and Arts Educators. The Camp culminates with full blown performances of Disney’s Aristocats Jr.
Workshop begins June 21 / Performances are July 10-18
Ages 6-12 / Tuition $375

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SUMMER MASTER MUSICAL WORKSHOP
Featuring Matilda Jr.
Workshop begins July 12 / Performances are August 7-22
Ages 12-18 / Tuition: $400

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PERFORMING AND FINE ARTS CAMP
Students are grouped by age and experience and are taught by many of the most respected and awarded art educators in the region.
 
The 5-day intensive, integrated Art Experience will allow students to participate daily in four art disciplines listed below that culminate in a showcase performance at the end of the week plus an Art Show and Reception.
 
  • Dance: Students will dance and be choreographed into dance numbers.
  • Music: Students are instructed vocally and learn various songs.
  • Drama: Students will work on improv, acting and scene study.
  • Visual Art: Artists will complete an Oil Painting focusing on brush strokes, color, texture and composition. In past years numerous student pieces have been accepted and won awards in the California State Fair Art Show.

Ages 6-18 / June 14-18
Tuition is $350 and includes all materials.

JUST CALL (916) 353-1001 TO REGISTER

CLASSES
CLASSES AT SUTTER STREET THEATRE IN HISTORIC FOLSOM

Following is information about classes held at the Sutter Street Theatre Annex, 710 Figueroa Street, Folsom.

  • All classes require a $25 deposit to hold a space in the class which will be used as part of the first month’s tuition.
  • Payment is due at the first session of each month and is for four sessions per month.
  • Students from the same family receive a 10% discount for each additional student.
  • Currently masks are required and temperatures will be taken.
  • Except for Oil Painting and Private Lessons, a minimum of five registered students are required for a class to be held.
  • To register or if you have questions please call (916) 353-1001.
  • Showcase performances are presented every 3-4 months.
  • Unless otherwise noted classes will start in April.

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OIL PAINTING CLASS with Mike Jimena
Ongoing Every Tuesday - 4:30-7:30pm

Classes are taught in a workshop self-paced setting.

$100 for 3 classes including all supplies.
(classes do not have to be consecutive)

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IMPROV FOR YOUNG PEOPLE with Allen Schmeltz
Ages: 11-18
When: Fridays from 4:00pm-5:30pm.
Tuition: $60 a month
Limit of 12 students.

In the Improv class, students practice the skills of acting and improvisation through theatre games and exercises all while having fun in a safe, learning environment. The class is ongoing, and students may join at any time!

PRIVATE ACTING LESSONS with Allen Schmeltz or Alison Gilbreath
All ages
When: Various times available
Tuition: $35 per weekly 30-minute in person lesson. Zoom lessons also available for $30 for a 30-minute lesson.

Do you have a theatre or college audition coming up? Get professional coaching from Allen Schmeltz or Alison Gilbreath to get an edge on those auditions! Audition coaching is $50 for a one-hour session. Video recording of your audition is also available at an additional cost.

For questions or to sign up call Allen at (916) 802-2249 or email aschmeltz2000@gmail.com. For Alison call (916) 353-1001.

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MUSICAL THEATRE with Alison Gilbreath
Ages: 10-18
When: Thursdays, 6:00-7:00pm
Tuition: $80 a month for four weekly classes or $25 a class for drop in.

In this class, students will cover all aspects of Musical Theatre performance, including solo songs, choral works, character building, audition technique and movement, stage presence and confidence. Private lessons also available by appointment.

ACTING CLASS with Alison Gilbreath
Ages: 10-18
When: Mondays, 6:00-7:00pm
Tuition: $80 a month or $25 a class for drop in

This class will cover acting theory based on the Stanislavski technique and will focus on creating character, script analysis, performing monologues, sight reading, audition preparation, stage presence and confidence.

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TINY TOTS BALLET with Aly Levy
Ages: 6-9
When: Tuesdays, 4:00-4:45pm
Tuition: $60 a month

Tiny Tots Ballet teaches young ones the basics of ballet in a fun and inclusive environment. Exercise, movement, working as a team and expression through dance are all themes of this class. Parents are welcome to stay and observe.

BALLET & JAZZ FOR MUSICAL THEATRE with Aly Levy
Ages: 12-adult
When: Tuesdays, 5:00-6:00pm
Tuition: $80 a month

In this class, students will learn the fundamental dance techniques and terminology necessary to excel in Musical Theatre auditions, choreography rehearsals and performances, all while having fun in an inclusive and creative environment.

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CHILDREN'S INTRODUCTION TO THEATRE with Lindy Mallonee (Classes start in May)
Ages: 6-9
When: Thursdays 5:00-6:00pm
Tuition: $60 a month

This class offers young ones an introduction to basic theatre skills and acting techniques while having fun through drama activities, role-playing, ensemble games, stage movement, music, vocal projection, crafts, costuming & set production.
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Sutter Street Theatre
717 Sutter Street, Folsom, CA 95630 (map)
Phone:(916) 353 - 1001
Offices, Box Office & Rehearsal Space
710 Figueroa Street, Folsom, CA (map)

Newsletter Editor Allen Schmeltz