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Join Us for Willy Wonka, Plus Our Vendor Fair!

willywonkaSHOWPOSTERBe sure to save the date for our upcoming spring show, Willy Wonka Junior, based on the classic novel by Roald Dahl. The show plays April 15 and 16 at 7 PM and April 17 at 2 PM at the Head Start Theater (1221 Henry Avenue in Beloit, Wisconsin). The kids are already practicing hard for the show and cannot wait to share it with you. Click on the poster for more information.

vendorshowmar2016POSTERAlso, don’t forget to join us for our Vendor & Craft Fair! We hold this at the Head Start Theater as well, on March 19, from 10 AM to 3 PM. It features something like twenty vendors selling all sorts of wonderful things, plus there’s a bake sale and a lunch meal deal to boot. Click on the poster to the right for more information about that too.

KFAD to Perform Willy Wonka

For KFAD’s 27th season, we will be performing Willy Wonka Junior. See below for all the details. KFADWillyWonka2016.jpg

We hope to see you for registration on January 11! We also have a number of other upcoming events:

  • Join us at the Beloit Culver’s tomorrow, December 22, for Scoopie Night. Part of the proceeds from 4–8 PM go to benefit KFAD, and we will have KFAD performers there throughout the evening.
  • On March 5, the Banding Together event held at the Eclipse Center from 1 PM to Midnight will also partially benefit KFAD. Save the date!
  • On March 19, join us for the Dazzling Drama Vendor Fair, from 11 AM – 3 PM at the Head Start Theater. The benefits, once again, go to KFAD.

Caroling with KFAD

image002We had a wonderful performance weekend the weekend before Thanksgiving. The kids all did a fantastic job, even when the power blew across the entire neighborhood at the start of the final scene!

Now, though, we’re thinking about Christmas and then the New Year. KFAD invites our performers — past, present, and future — to join us for Christmas Caroling to area nursing homes on December 8, 2015.

We will have two practices — be held at the studio, 3 Eclipse Center — to get ready.  The schedule is as follows:

  • Thursday, December 3 from 4 – 5 p.m.
  • Monday, December 7 from 4 – 5 p.m.

Caroling Day: December 8

Meet at the studio at 4 p.m.  Change into KFAD sweatshirts and Santa Hats. We will need a few parents to help carpool.  Once we know how many kids we have, we can figure out drivers.

When we are done caroling we will go back to the studio for a holiday party! Marge will make barbeque sandwiches and there will be a sign up sheet Thursday for other items like chips, pickles, cookies, cocoa, etc. We hope you can join us!

Join Our Summer 2015 Program

Kids Fun and Drama will be offering a Summer Program.  This program will focus on vocal instruction, but will also include dance, acting and hand chimes.

Dates:  Monday – Thursday during the weeks of  July 6, July 13, and July 20.

Time:  Classes will be held from 10:00 a.m. – noon.

Location: 3 Eclipse Center (Our new studio space, located behind the Beloit Public Library in the old bank building.)

On Thursday, July 23 there will be a reception and performance at noon.

The cost is $25.00 a week.  We encourage all three weeks of participation, if possible, as we will build on skills learned each week. A minimum of 10 children will be required to hold the camp.

If you would like to register, please e-mail kidsfunanddrama@gmail.com with the following information:

  • Child’s Name
  • Parent’s Name
  • Address
  • Phone Number
  • E-mail address
  • Weeks available (July 6, July 13, July 20)

Payment can be made the first day of class.

Thank you!

Still Casting!

The Jungle Book is a huge production for us, and we’re still looking for several more kids to join our cast. If you’re at all interested, please let us know. There’s still time to join in the fun!