The staff of the Missoula Children's Theater is offering free workshops for student actors. Tuesday, June 14: Acting - Grades K - 3 The basic tools of an actor’s trade - observation, memorization, concentration, and imagination are presented and explored in an entertaining manner. Students participate in a variety of fun exercises, learning to apply the actors tools to both performing and everyday life. Wednesday, June 15: Creating a Character - Grades 4 - 7 When preparing for a role actors research how their character talks, moves and thinks! Students will be learn how to get into the mind of their own, crafted characters through a series of activities. Thursday, June 16: Let’s Makeup - Grades 8 - 12 Makeup is the foundation and the most basic visual image for all performers. This workshop teaches students of all ages by demonstrating (on a few participants) corrective, character and special effects makeup for the theatre. Please note, this workshop is specific to theatre makeup techniques and is not a “face painting” experience.