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Fall 2018 Classes

 

Please enroll online prior to the first class meeting by clicking the ENROLL button below.  You must create a parent account to enroll your students in any of our classes or productions.  All classes are subject to meeting the minimum student requirement per class. Space is limited!!!   

  • 60 minute classes are Drop-in classes you can join at any time and pay $13 per class or pay in full $130 for the entire 10 weeks.  You can also break the $130 into 2 payments of $65 each due the first day of class and 11/5/18.

  • Classes marked with an * are 90 minute classes that you must commit to the full 10 weeks (drop-ins not allowed). Price is $160 for the full 10 weeks.  2 payments of $80 each can be made on the first day of class and on 11/5/18.   

Mondays

Ages 7 years & Older 

Beginning Voice

Mondays

6:00-7:00 pm

Instructor- Kathleen Van Ruiten

October 8-December 17, 2018

$13 per class or $130 for 10 weeks

Beginning Voice is an introductory class to teach the basics of becoming a strong singer. Beginning exercises for breath control, extending vocal range, increasing volume, and singing in an expressive manner are introduced in a fun and safe environment. Vocal exercises and solos are performed to practice these skills. 

 

Comedy Sports

Ages 8 years & older
Mondays

7:00-8:00 pm

Instructor- Caitlen Cusimano

March 12- May 21, 2018

$13 per class or $130 for 10 weeks

Learn the basics of improv and hone your creative thinking skills in a friendly competitive setting! You will learn a variety of short form improv games that will encourage students to think quickly, build upon ideas, commit confidentially, and embrace mistakes. The class will be broken into two teams and will compete for the gold in front of a live audience! Bring an open mind and a willingness to be goofy!

 

 

 

 

Wednesdays

Ages 3-6 years 

Broadway Babies

Wednesdays

5:00-5:45 pm

Instructor- Asher Ehrenberg

October 10- December 19, 2018

$13 per class or $130 for 10 weeks

A place to giggle, wiggle, and twirl! This class is for the smallest of smalls to begin learning the basics of Musical Theatre. Each week will include warm ups, new steps, dance combinations, singing, and acting to get them started on their performance journeys.

 

Intermediate Dance Technique

Ages 10 years & older
Wednesdays

6:30-7:30 pm

Instructor- Asher Ehrenberg

October 10- December 19, 2018

$13 per class or $130 for 10 weeks

If you’re looking to improve your freak flag dance moves or just want to polish off your already sweet skills, this class is for you! We will cover jazz, ballet, and Broadway style dancing for all abilities. Learn proper technique of common dance steps, exercise your mind by learning combinations quickly, and elevate your stage presence. Become a well-rounded dancer and gain the confidence to call yourself a triple threat.

 

Ages 10 years & older

Scene Study

Wednesdays

7:30-8:30 pm

Instructor- Asher Ehrenberg

October 10- December 19, 2018

$13 per class or $130 for 10 weeks

In this class, Asher will work students through all types of scenes and monologues from all kinds of genres, such as comedy, dramatic, classical, and contemporary, in order to shape students into great young actors! We will also challenge students to get out of their comfort zone, as well as work in genres they may not be familiar with, to expand their knowledge in both character work and emotional connection. Students will begin to explore the core of acting, living truthfully under imaginary circumstances, through exploration and exercises from acting’s original and greatest teachers. 

 

Fridays

Musical Theatre Workshop

Ages 7-17 years old
Fridays

6:00-7:30 pm

Instructor- Mackenzy McCullough

October 14-December 21, 2018

$160 for the full 10 weeks (no drop-ins)

Explore the world of Musical Theatre through age appropriate scene work, solos, duets, small group and all group ensemble numbers chosen from popular Broadway Musicals.  Train in singing, acting, and dancing while working towards an end of season performance on the last day of class for your family.  This is a great class for beginners or experienced Musical Theatre kids who want to hone their skills and work in a smaller group setting.  Class size is limited!  

 

 

Sundays

Broadway Jazz

Ages 12 years & older 
Sundays

10:00-11:15 am

Instructor- Peter Crisafulli

October 7- December 16, 2018

$13 per class or $130 for 10 weeks

An intermediate-advanced Broadway jazz class with new high energy Broadway show stopping routines every two weeks meant to challenge and inspire you. Some dance experience is a must. Ages 18-up.