National Performing Arts - Disney

National Performing Arts - Disney

February 20-23, 2015

The National Performing Arts Festival held at Walt Disney World® Resort provides the opportunity for High School and Middle School drama students from throughout the country to compete and have fun at one of the most popular student destinations. Workshops and clinics will also be held for performance and tech students. An awards ceremony will be held at the end of the festival to honor winners of the competition. Your group will also be able to enjoy the world famous theme park and have an opportunity to go behind the scenes to see how Disney magic is made!



Forms:
Registration Form
Solo and Duo Form

LEARNING HIGHLIGHTS:

Promote theater through exposure to theater professionals in an educational setting.

  • Students will learn from theater professionals or university professors at a variety of acting workshops.
  • Professionals from acting, directing, dancing, and/or vocal fields will offer the students constructive critique of their performance.
Gain valuable performance experience
  • Student troupes will gain experience performing before a live audience
  • Student troupes will be observe quality performances from other student groups.
Receive critical feedback from theater professionals
  • Following the performances, groups will receive a private, interactive feedback clinic about their performance.
Participate in educational Acting Workshops
  • The workshops will include topics such as: Audition Techniques, Vocal Techniques, Stage Movement, and/or Scene Development.
Solo and Duo Competition
  • Special performance opportunities for students who want personal instruction and critique.
  • Students perform a vocal, or dramatic interpretation for an audience of their peers and adjudication

Walt Disney World® Resort:

Additional learning opportunities include the magic of the Disney Theme parks

  • Tech Tours: Your stage crew will go behind the scenes and learn about costuming, set design, sound and lighting and see how special effects are done through "Disney Magic"!
  • Casting Director Workshop: Students will learn how to audition for a position at Walt Disney World® Resort
  • See Character Actors & Performances while visiting theme parks
  • Perform for a Live Audience: Showcase Award winners will have the opportunity to perform in front of a live audience on a Disney Stage

Magic Kingdom® Park
Magic Kingdom® Park

A Place where storybook fantasy is everyday reality - this is a "must" see for all!

Epcot®
Epcot®

300 acres of fun and entertainment! Epcot® has it all - rides, tours, shopping, concerts, fireworks and more!

Disney's Hollywood Studios™
Disney's Hollywood Studios™

You'll be transported off to other worlds, see heartwarming shows and pulse-quickening, edge-of-your-seat stunt spectaculars.

Disney's Animal Kingdom®
Disney's Animal Kingdom®

Encounter wild animal adventures, lovable creatures and don't miss their spectacular shows.

Downtown Disney®
Downtown Disney®

Experience shopping, dining, entertainment and more! Downtown Disney® is a must see attraction for any travel group where you can watch world famous performers and other live shows.

DisneyQuest®
DisneyQuest®

DisneyQuest® is an "Indoor Interactive Themepark" located in the heart of the Downtown Disney® district. Be amazed with cutting-edge technology and one-of-a-kind experiences.

Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park
Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park

One of two water parks located in the Walt Disney World® Resort, Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park has water slides, surf pools and much much more!

Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park
Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park

Slide down one of the world's tallest water slides as you embark on adventure and fun at Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park.

Day 1
- Arrive in Orlando
- Lunch
- Enjoy Your Choice of Disney Parks
- Hotel check-in
- Dinner
- Downtown Disney®

Day 2
- Breakfast
- National Performing Arts Festival
- Observe Performances
- 10-20 Minute Performance
- Performance Clinics
- Lunch
- Walt Disney World® Resort
- Solo / Duo Competition
- Dinner and evening at the park

Day 3
- Breakfast
- NPAF Awards Presentation
- NPAF Workshops
- Meet with a Disney Casting Director
- Lunch
- Enjoy Your Choice of Disney Parks
- Performance Selected by Clinicians
- Showcase Performance
- Dinner at the Park
- Prepare to Return Home or an additional night in Orlando.

* Please Note: some activities listed are seasonal, and therefore will be available only on specific travel dates.

  

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