Makeup for the Stage

Stage and Special FX Makeup – SOLD OUT

 When: July 17 – 21, 2017
M-F 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Age Range: 11 – 14
Tuition: $200 + 40 Materials Fee
Location: MainStage Dressing Room at Proctors
Experience: Introductory
Let your imagination run wild as you explore the science and artistry of stage make-up! This fun, hands-on exploration into the world of stage make-up includes a variety of themes and styles, including age and character make-up, scars, and special effects. Students will be taught the fundamentals of make-up, color theory and coordination, sanitation and hygiene, highlights and shadows, cuts and bruises, and more. At the conclusion of this program, the student will be able to take home a photo portfolio of their work.
Each student will receive a Student Stage Make-Up Kit and Severe Trauma Kit to use at camp and enjoy at home.
* This camp is not recommended for children with skin allergies and/ or skin conditions
Please contact Michael Gatzendorfer at (518) 382-3884 x197 to be placed on the waitlist. 

Creating Effects: Advanced Make-Up Techniques – SOLD OUT

When: July 31 – August 4, 2017
M-F 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuition: $220 + Materials Fee: $75
Age Range: 15 – 18
Location: MainStage Dressing Room at Proctors
Experience: Intermediate to Advanced

Know the basics? Let’s move forward! This advanced make-up class delves into the professional film world by learning pro techniques on foam latex, silicone, ageing, hair and more. Students will learn to apply and paint a prosthetic, create old age with stretch and stipple, build their own facial hair, and more. At the conclusion of this program, the student will be able to take home a photo portfolio of their work.

Each student will receive a professional quality adhesive and remover, brushes, a prosthetic, 3rd Degree, materials for hair making and more to use at camp and enjoy at home.

* This camp is not recommended for children with skin allergies and/ or skin conditions

Contact Michael Gatzendorfer at (518) 382-3884 x197 to be placed on the waitlist.