Festival Division & Main Stage
Who We Are, What We Do & What We Stand For
at Lopez Studios, Inc. everything we do is guided by our Four
Producing positive qualities and attributes that shape and prepare
students for effective purpose.Integrity:
Producing students who make sound decisions by a firm adherence to a
code of moral and artistic values, which include honesty and virtue.Discipline:
Producing students who have an appreciation for an honest work ethic,
as well as order and self-control.Service:
Producing students who learn the value
of giving back to their peers, family and community.
principles guide how we teach and work with every student and cast
member. These are the ideas and concepts we encourage within our cast
to not only help with their development in the arts but also as
Lopez Conservatory Program
is an “Elite
pre-professional training program offered by Lopez Studios, Inc. We
believe in excellence, in our work and in how we treat each other. We
encourage the cast to respect themselves, each other and the process
to achieve the most out of the program. To achieve excellence, we use
our founding principles, the Four
of the Theatre
Impeccable with Your Word
Take Anything Personally
with integrity. Say only what you mean. Avoid using the word to
speak against yourself or to gossip about others. Use the power of
your word in the direction of truth, love and acceptance.
others do is because of you. What others say and do is a projection
of their own reality. When you are immune to the opinions and
actions of others, you won’t be the victim of endless suffering.
Do Your Best
the courage to ask questions and to express what you really want.
Communicate with others as clearly as you can to avoid
misunderstandings, sadness and drama.
of the Theatre:
best is going to change from moment to moment; it will be different
when you are healthy to when you are sick. Under any circumstance,
simply do your best and you will avoid regret.
Rehearsal Room is our Sanctuary
Ready to Work
believe that whether you’re rehearsing in a theatre, a room or
outside in a park, you should treat the rehearsal space with
rehearsal room is the where we create the magic that is seen
onstage. It’s where we bring the characters to life.
enter the rehearsal room when you are ready to work and participate
in the process, everything else should be left outside.
it at The Door
Lopez Studios, we believe that to achieve and grow as a performer
you must always be ready to work and give your best.
open to the process.
Listen and Communicate
may feel sick or tired but we encourage our cast to bring each other
up and giving your best even when you don’t feel it.
is an important part of theatre. Acting is reacting.
listen to your directors. They are here to help you improve and grow
and it is important to listen to their instructions.
be afraid to communicate, if you have a question or a concern use
your words so that director can help you.
to each other. You’ll be surprised what you can learn by listening
to your cast members.
Lopez Studios, we believe that theatre should be a fun experience as
much as an educational one.
the experience, it’s a privilege to be able to perform even in
rehearsals so enjoy every second.
rules and agreements help to make us a unique program for kids to
develop through the arts. Cast
members are selected by audition
and membership is HIGHLY
competitive! Accepted members of The
Lopez Conservatory Program
will work to put up a full professional production while at the same
time attending regular “Company
to further enhance their education at an advanced level. The
objective of this program is to provide a challenging, professional
atmosphere in which young artists can grow!
for excellence. Through the arts, the Four
of the Theatre
we train our cast members in our Four
develop not just outstanding performers but to help them develop as
people. As performers, they will represent not just Lopez Studios,
Inc. but also themselves and we want them to be able to show respect
and professionalism wherever life leads them. We believe in the power
of the arts and we want to spread it to every child that walks in our
audition room. We believe in professionalism and we treat our cast
members with the same professionalism they will face in the
performing arts. The Lopez
expects respect, discipline and integrity from everyone in our cast.
We also believe in having fun and enjoying the experience and
privilege of performing.