StageLab will host a hands-on workshop that focuses on directing a school musical. The workshop is Sept. 29 in Louisville.

Topics covered include: collaboration between director and musical director; conducting the audition; balancing book scenes, music and dance rehearsals; acting the song; staging crowd scenes; staging combat to music; character development in words, song and movement; and resources for selecting and designing a show.

Six hours of professional development credit are available.

For registration form and more information, contact or (502) 741-8392.