Join our playwrights as they prepare for the Louise Wigglesworth Playwriting Award.
Master Playwright Laura Lorusso offer four sessions to get plays ready for submission to be staged at The Laboratory of Florida.
Join award winning Improv instructor Steve Cobb and learn the basics of thinking on your feet with a key focus on character development and characterization, leading with emotion, the 'awww' vs. the 'laugh', relationships and environments, setting partners up to look good, scene movement, beginning-middle-end, conflict and resolution, pitfalls and what destroys a scene, yes...and..., and extreme agree character status. Also covered VAPAPO (Voice Pattern, Animal, Prop, Attitude, Posture, Obsession - and MORE!
This course is on Monday nights, from 6 - 8 pm for 8 weeks and costs $160. For additional details call 239.823.4613
Improv for performance is an advanced level class exploring different forms of improv. Learn the game within the game, advanced games, hosting techniques and creating running orders. Experiment with performance short form, long-form, all form, and musical improv. Includes opportunities to create troops and perform as a guest in upcoming Scared Scriptless Comedy Lab performances. Level One or commensurate experience, or instructor approval, required.
This is a weekly class with the exception of March 25th - there is no class on March 25th. The class is $160. Space is limited.
The Spring Break Intensive is open for kids from 11 - 17. Space is limited. The fee for camp is $180 for the first camper and $165 for siblings from the same family.
Spring Break Intensive Camp! Squirrel Girl Goes to College: A Squirrel Girl Play is a Marvel Spotlight comedic play for high school needing 12-18 actors, with three female lead roles and one male lead role. It is a 45 minute one-act comedy about Doreen, aka Squirrel Girl, arriving at Empire State University and making friends in her Computer Science program when all of a sudden, her favorite professor goes missing! Can she trust her friends with her secret identity and save the day? This camp will incorporate creating music for a show, set design, and a deep-dive into comedic timing and pacing. This is an ensemble cast that relies on each actor to make it a success. And, it features the only Marvel character to ever defeat Doctor Doom single-handedly!
Drop-off opens 15 minutes prior to the start of camp and pick-up extends to 15 minutes after the end of camp.
The Laboratory Theater of Florida embraces a whole-actor approach to their camps and workshops. This includes not only learning the lines and blocking required for a performance, but set design and construction, lighting elements and design, makeup and costuming, and more!
FREE Tai Chi Sunday mornings at 10 am with Casey Davis.
Strengthen your core, settle your mind, create a sense of calm and balance to carry you through the chaos of everyday life.
Come and learn Tai Chi with Casey Davis - free on the green at The Laboratory Theater of Florida!
For additional information call 239-823-4613
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Direct Booking Link - The Laboratory Theater of FL Amenities and Services Included in the preferred rate: *Special discounted rates for a king room or a room with 2 double beds *Free Wi-Fi in all guest rooms and public areas *Free Parking *Complimentary shuttle within a 3 mile radius of the hotel – shopping and restaurant attractions *Onsite restaurant serving breakfast daily; restaurant re-opens at 5pm along with the bar *Hospitality Center in each room – microwave, refrigerator and coffee Keurig machine
The Laboratory Theater of Florida - 1634 Woodford Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33901 239.218.0481