Session: Fall 2019
Chapter:  Midlothian
Location:  KingsWay Community Church
Time:  5:00pm - 7:00pm
Day:  Thursday
Starts:  09/12
Ages:  13-19
Tuition:  $225.00
Extra Fee:  $50.00 (ACADEMY fee)

Class Description

Prerequisite: Students will need knowledge of basic makeup application. 

New for the 2019-2020 Academy season, students will love exploring the makeup, hair, and wig design process for theater, as well the techniques to apply the designs to show characters. Students will study facial structure, color, corrective make-up, modeling with wax, period makeup/hairstyles, aging, fantasy, bald caps, prosthetics, facial hair, bruises/wounds, working with natural hair, updos/braids/curls, temporary coloring, wigs, and styling, Students will create their own vision for a character's makeup, considering the difference between realistic and stylized design, and will learn how to apply the designs with hands on activities each week. During one of the sessions, students will also be introduced to the costume design process from choosing colors to fabrics to basic sewing. Students will show their final makeup, hair and costume designs on models in a fashion show at the Academy Festival the weekend of June 5 & 6, 2020. 

Students who would like to audition for the Theatrical Makeup Design Academy need to submit an Academy Application attaching a theater resume (add any theater makeup experience or classes) and a short essay about why would want to take the class. Applications are due by midnight on August 1, 2019.  
Prerequisite: Application process only.
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Class Location:

14111 Sovereign Grace Drive, Midlothian, VA 23114