Thalia Spanish Theatre offers and fun and bilingual Workshop for Kids!
Hello parents and prospective students!
Following all the CDC recommendation’s for social distancing and safety , we re-start our dance classes, every Saturday from 11 AM to 1 PM. To all our Students and Parents , please be advise that, the use of face masks or facial covering is MANDATORY in order to go to the classes or to enter the Theatre where also the occupancy is limited to the students and teacher . Thank you for your collaboration.
Children ages 7-13 are encouraged to sign up. Special discounts will be given to families with more than child enrolled. The workshop offers little ones the opportunity to explore, engage in self-expression and gain confidence on stage all while having so much fun!
The Dance teacher, Yloy Ybarra, was trained in Spain, Texas and New York. His dance background is extensive in flamenco, ballet, jazz, modern and ethnic dance. His performing and teaching credits include Andrea Del Conte Danza Espana, Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana, Maria Benitez, Jose Greco, the Metropolitan Opera, Charo, Flamenco Latino, La Repompa de Malaga, and Sol y Sombra. Yloy is currently the Artistic Director of Danza España, an Award Winning Dance Company presented during Thalia’s annual season.
Theater teacher, Amanda Camila, is an actress born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She graduated from the Drama Department of the University of Puerto Rico in 2016. In Puerto Rico, she played characters such as Claire in The Maids of Jean Genet and Erotium in The Menaechmi by Plautus. She just completed her MFA in acting at NYU, Tisch School of the Arts where she had the opportunity to play characters like Irina in Three Sisters, Mayannah in Brainpeople, Cordelia in King Lear and Ophelia in Hamlet. She loves children and believes that theatre instills very important and basic life skills that are useful for everyone alike.
The workshop will conclude with a presentation by the students at Thalia’s main stage. Parents and friends are encourage to attend, free of charge!
If you’d like more information call us: (718) 729-3880