Acting for Live Theatre- $50 per month (Tues 6-7pm or Weds 5-6pm or Weds 6-7pm)
This one-hour class is offered for students’ ages 9 through 18. During this class students’ will explore different acting techniques through theatre games, scenes, and other activities. Each acting class will be given two separate scenes to perform for both the November Showcase and May Showcase.
Voice Performance Ages 9-11- $25 per month (Tues 5:30-6pm or Weds 4:30-5pm)
This 30-minute class is offered for students’ ages 9 through 11. Students will receive group vocal training as well as learn vocal performance techniques. All our voice performance classes perform in our November and May showcases.
Private Voice Lessons- $30 per lesson
These 30-minutes private voice lessons are the next step for students who participate in our regular classes. Each student will have a private lesson once a week with our vocal teacher. The student will work on vocal techniques and performance aspects. Each student will perform 1-2 songs in a showcase. The private voice showcase will be separate from our regular theatre school showcases.
Jazz for Musical Theatre- $35 per month (Weds 6-7pm)
Using fundamentals of musical theatre choreography, we teach jazz technique as it relates to the Broadway stage. This class is one hour a week and offered at a variety of levels. Students who take this class will perform one dance number both in the November showcase and May showcase.
Fundamentals of Musical Theatre Ages 7-8- $75 per month (Tues 4-5:30pm or Sat 10:30-12pm)
This 90-minute class allows our students to begin learning all that is a part of musical theatre. During this class students will learn vocals, dancing, and acting through many fun and exciting theatre exercises. In our November and May showcase these students will perform a dance number, vocal number and scene.
Fundamentals of Musical Theatre Ages 5-6- $50 per month (Weds 4-5pm or Weds 5-6pm or Sat 11:30-12:30pm)
This one-hour class allows our students to begin learning the true basics of musical theatre. During this class students will learn the basic of vocals, dance, and acting as it relates to the Broadway stage. In our November and May showcase these students will perform one vocal & dance number and a scene.
Broadway Babies Ages 3-4 Session 1 – $175 per session (9/15 – 12/15 Weds 4:15-5pm)
This one-hour class allows our students to begin learning the true basics of musical theatre. During this class students will learn the basic of vocals, dance, and acting as it relates to the Broadway stage. Each class will be connected to a storybook with a storybook musical performance on a stage with costumes, lights & sound at the end of the 4 month session!
Parent & Me Musical Theatre Class- $40 per month (Tues 4-4:45pm)
Do you have a child who loves to sing and dance? Or a child who wants to come out of their shell? In this class, we will use theatre techniques like group sing-a-longs, dancing, and tongue twisters to help students will more confident speaking in a group setting and making friends! Every two weeks we will have a different musical theme for our vocal and physical warm ups. We will also put on small shows that we create together and perform some call and response songs!
Podcasting and the Art of the Interview – $100 per session (9/15-10/20 Weds 5-6pm)
Let your voice be heard as part of our exciting new Podcasting Workshop. In this six-week course, students will learn important interviewing skills, master basic audio production, and write and
produce their own podcast episode!
Set Design Basics – $100 per session ( 1/5-2/9 Weds 5-6pm)
Go behind-the-scenes and get your hands dirty in our new Set Design workshop! Over six weeks students will help transform their ideas into real-life set designs ready for the stage! We’ll explore set modeling, the basics of safe construction, and learn some of the backstage secrets that help bring shows to life!
Performing Literature – $100 per session (3/2-4/6 Weds 5-6pm)
In this exciting new workshop, students will dive head first into what it takes to turn reading a book into a spectacular theatrical experience. Over the course of six weeks, students will learn tips and tricks for reading out loud to a group, get a crash-course in audio production, and cap off the class by performing and recording an entire children’s audiobook.
Scene Study – $100 per session (9/15-10/20 Tues 5-6pm)
In Scene Study, students will be paired with a partner and assigned a scene from a play or musical. The first 3 weeks we will spend on a non-musical scene, breaking down the structure of the scene and focusing on how the characters can get what they want by looking at the play/musical as a whole. Students will have time to work together in class and we will work on memorization techniques before presenting in front of the class! The second half of the course we will use the same approach but using a scene from a musical, therefore acting through song. This is a great course for any students who love being onstage and want to dive deeper into character work and breaking down a script.
Audition Prep – $100 per session (9/15-10/20 Tues 6-7pm)
In this Audition Class, students will learn how to properly prepare for a theatrical audition. We will go over the importance of song/monologue choice to best reflect the show and their strengths, confidence walking into the room, and how to choose material. Each student will choose a 16 bar cut of a song and a 1 minute monologue to work on over the course of the 6 weeks. Our final class will be a mock audition where each student performs their song and monologue for our class! This is a great class for students who are looking to audition for college BFA programs or their school/community theatre.
Academy Kids! Ages 5 and up- $125 per month
This audition only company is for students ages 5-9 looking for a more intensive experience in musical theatre. In addition to performing in our two regular school showcases, students will also perform in their own musical production in March! Students will spend more time and opportunities each week to train, rehearse and perform. Academy Kids! company members will also participate in our year end workshop with Young Performers of America from NYC! For more information visit our Academy Kids page on the website.
Academy Performance Group Ages 10 and up- $200 per month
This audition only performance company is for students looking for a more intensive experience in musical theatre. Students come to class 2-3 times a week and perform in their own production in addition to the January and May Showcases. For more information please visit the APG page on the website.
Academy Acting & Film Company- $125 per month
In the Fall, students will study real film and television scenes, learn the dos and don’ts of on-camera performance, and star in their own series of scenes. In January, students will attend a red-carpet premier where they’ll be featured on the big-screen.
In the Spring, our course turns to acting for the stage. We’ll focus on character study and stage blocking. The final performance of the year will be a collection of short plays.
Students will spend time working, meeting and preparing with professionals in the film & acting industry.
Academy Encore Ensemble 9th-12th grade- $215 per month
This audition only company is for high school students looking for more intensive musical theatre training. These students perform in two full scale musical productions throughout the year in addition to the January and May Showcase. Workshop, trips, and other opportunities are also available to these students. For more information please visit the AEE page on our website.