Students should wear comfortable theatre-rehearsal-type clothes that they can freely move around in and get a little dusty. They will be sitting (and crawling) on the floor, moving through the Scene Shop and backstage areas, etc. No skirts, dresses, or flip-flops please.
The HSPVA Theatre Guild is a volunteer parent organization that assists with fundraising and enhancement programs for the Kinder HSPVA Theatre Department. The Theatre Guild is a part of HSPVA Friends, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
The Theatre Department has 135 students who are divided into four levels. Students in Levels 1 and 2 begin by studying all aspects of theatre including acting, voice and movement for the actor, design, theatre history, musical theatre, dramaturgy, play-writing , directing, and stage management. In the second semester of the Level 2 year, students will choose an area of focus in which to specialize for the Level 3 and 4 years of study. They will focus on hands-on preparation, production, and performance as well as audition and portfolio development for college auditions.