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Technical Apprentice Program

Northern Stage believes the artistry that happens behind the scenes is just as important as the artistry that happens on stage. We pride ourselves in having a fully professional and exceptionally gifted production staff, from our technical director, to our scenic artists, to our props master. TAP is designed for students in grades 9-12 with an interest in technical theater. Six TAP Master Classes will be offered from October through April, which will include an educational experience from production staff members and attending a performance.  While it is not required to attend all six master classes, information learned in one class may be significant in a following class.

The 2018-19 Technical Apprentice Program is now full. 

Master Class #1: PROPS
Sunday, October 7, 2018
1:30 – 3:30 PM Master Class
3:30 – 5:00 PM Discussion
5:00 PM – Oslo Performance

Master Class #2: SCENIC CARPENTRY
Sunday, October 28, 2018
1:30 – 3:30 PM Master Class
3:30 – 5:00 PM Discussion
5:00 PM – Dear Elizabeth Performance

Master Class #3: SCENIC PAINTING
Sunday, December 2, 2018
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Master Class
12:00 – 2:00 PM Discussion
2:00 PM – Matilda The Musical Performance

Master Class #4: LIGHTING
Sunday, February 17, 2019
1:30 – 3:30 PM Master Class
3:30 – 5:00 PM Discussion
5:00 PM – Venus Rising Performance

Master Class #5: SOUND
Sunday, March 10, 2019
1:30 – 3:30 PM Master Class
3:30 – 5:00 PM Discussion
5:00 PM – Buyer & Cellar Performance

Master Class #6: COSTUMES
Sunday, April 28, 2019
1:30 – 3:30 PM Master Class
3:30 – 5:00 PM Discussion
5:00 PM – Once Performance

Tuition: TAP participation is free for the 2018-19 Season.