Everyone wants to be a star, but do they know how the movie production process works? Join us as we create film projects exploring every aspect of what goes into what we see on the screen. We will use digital cameras and editing software to create commercials and movies that we can share with friends and family. Learn about film acting, how to create a location, what costumes to wear, and much more.
Ashley Barrow is the Theatre Programming Coordinator at ArtisTree. She hails originally from Hendersonville, NC where she grew up at the Flat Rock Playhouse in their YouTheatre program. She received her BA in Theatre Arts and a Dance minor from Catawba College in Salisbury, NC where she was trained in multiple acting styles such as Stanislavski, Lessac, and Meisner. Ashley worked in Columbus, GA performing onstage as well as teaching in the Springer Theatre Academy for Georgia’s State Theatre, The Springer Opera House. Ashley has choreographed such shows as How I Became a Pirate and Dr. Doolittle for the South Carolina Children’s Theatre. Ashley is the Production Manager for City Center Ballet and has directed Taming of the Shrew, Antigone, Into the Woods, and Hello, Dolly! at Hanover High School.
Ben Fox, LCMHC, ArtisTree Art Educator & Coordinator, is a local expressive arts therapist with a long and diverse history of art and trades experience. A stained glass artisan in his youth, Ben sought further arts education at RISD and the Pilchuck School of Glass. Ben has a Master of Arts in Expressive Therapies and a B.A. in Studio Art from Hamilton College. He has taught and worked in various creative fields such as making outdoor clothing and bags, fine woodworking, photography, and lately outdoor sculpture.