PERFORMING ARTS

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Performing Arts at The SYJCC

 

SYJCC has a long history of exceptional theater events that include our adult and youth theater companies and exciting special events. For over 35 years Star Playhouse has produced quality theater for our community while our renowned youth theater company TACSY, provides a professional experience for young performers.

The SYJCC theater, which seats 600 patrons, holds many events that include including lecture series, workshops & Broadway concerts as well as hosting our annual Jewish film festival.

The special events brought to our theater elevate the cultural environment of our community by bringing quality performances throughout the year. Check back often to see what’s new!

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STAR PLAYHOUSE

STAR PLAYHOUSE

The Star Playhouse continues its tradition of presenting lavish Broadway experiences.

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TACSY JR. COMPANY (1-6)

THEATER ARTS COMPANY- JUNIORS

A professional quality theater company for kids 1st-6th grade.

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TACSY SR. COMPANY (7-12)

THEATER ARTS COMPANY - SENIORS

A professional quality theater company for kids 7th – 12th grade.

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BROADWAY SERIES

BROADWAY SERIES

A series of events that brings Broadway stars to our stage, often incorporating our talented Sr. Company members!

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SPECIAL PERFORMANCES

SPECIAL PERFORMANCES

Check out our list of upcoming & exciting special performances.

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BUY TICKETS

BUY TICKETS

Get your tickets to our performances before they’re sold out!

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PERFORMING ARTS CAMP

PERFORMING ARTS SUMMER CAMP

A performing arts summer camp for 1st through 9th grade offering training in all aspects of theater.

STAR PLAYHOUSE

Star Playhouse at SYJCC continues its tradition of presenting lavish, fully costumed Broadway shows. Talent is drawn from throughout Long Island. Auditions are open to anyone who would like to perform.
The group is always looking for help in the technical aspects of the productions, such as lighting, set design & building, costumes, audio technology, etc. For more information feel free to contact us.

2020-21 Star Playhouse Season

Please check back soon for a list of our upcoming shows.

For more information & group gales: contact Melanie Waddell at (631)462-9800 ext. 136

To purchase tickets online, click here!

Click Here For The Star Playhouse Website

Performing Arts Programs

Jump head first into the world of improv…

Intro to Improv: Ages 8-12 years

Intro to Improv is for kids who want an introduction to improvisation.  Children will be lead through basic improv exercises and games which contribute to the development of social skills and confidence.  The focus is on physical expression as well as verbal communication.  Children will work together to develop their individual skills in a fun and low-pressure environment.

 

Improv for Teens: Ages 13-18

This class will focus on the fundamental principles of improvisation through exercises in agreement, commitment, spontaneity, collaboration, & active listening.   This experience will require teens to take creative risks, make clear choices, tap into new forms of self-expression, and operate as members of a supportive ensemble.

 

*NEW ADULT CLASS!

Moms Who Sing!

It’s time for moms to do something for themselves!  Moms Who Sing is an outlet for any mom who just loves to sing, no matter what kind of experience.

Please check back soon for Fall 2020 Dates!

For more information about these classes, please contact Rochele Seskin, x162 or rseskin@syjcc.org.

TACSY: THEATER ARTS COMPANY AT SUFFOLK Y

SYJCC’s youth theater program, TACSY, provides young people the opportunity to explore & perform musical theater together in an educational, supportive & professional environment. TACSY’s mission is to present high-quality musical theater productions performed by talented kids for family audiences, to provide a safe, creative & nurturing place where kids can harness their inherent energy, build their self-esteem & realize their true potential through the unique collaborative art form, that is musical theater.  Young people gain confidence & learn commitment, responsibility, communication & teamwork skills that are critical to their success in both school & life.

TACSY JR. COMPANY

The Junior Company is open to children in 1st – 6th grade. No cuts are made. Rehearsals run every Sunday (with some holiday exceptions) 1:00pm  – 4:00PM. Tech week for each show is the week before the show, Monday – Thursday,  5:00 – 8:30pm.  A full schedule will be given out at the first rehearsal. All rehearsals are mandatory unless prior notice is given and approved.

Contact Rochele Seskin, 631-462-9800 x162 or rseskin@syjcc.org, for more information.

Registration Fees:   SYJCC Members: $170      Non-Members: $215

Registration for each show is due the first week of rehearsal.  If payment is not make by the third rehearsal, a $10 late fee will be incurred.

TACSY SR. COMPANY

The Senior Company is open to 7 – 12th grade. No cuts are made but we do cast to talent. Rehearsals typically run every Sunday from 5:00 – 8:30 pm.  Tech week is Monday – Thursday, 5:00 – 8:30 pm, the week before the show dates.  A full schedule is given out at the first rehearsal.  All rehearsals are mandatory unless prior notice is given and approved.

Contact Rochele Seskin, 631-462-9800 x162 or rseskin@syjcc.org, for more information.

 

Audition Information:

  • Prepare 32 bars of a song in the style of the show.  Bring sheet music for accompanist.
  • Be prepared to dance with correct footwear.
  • Bring a picture and resume.

Registration Fee:  $170 SYJCC Members     $215 Non-Member

Registration fee is due at the first rehearsal.

PERFORMING ARTS CAMP

TACSY Summer Theater Program: Grades 5-12
Monday – Friday, 10:00am – 4:00pm

This summer, we will be offering a new kind of performance program for a new world.  Working together, but distanced, to create innovative, concert version performances with conceptual dance, narrations and art.  Click here for dates and fees.  For more information, contact Rochele Seskin, 631-462-9800 x162 or rseskin@syjcc.org.

For more information regarding contact Rochele Seskin & Sid Cherry, (631)462.9800 x162 or
rseskin@syjcc.orgscherry@syjcc.org

BROADWAY SERIES

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SPECIAL PERFORMANCES

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