Musical Theater Dance Styles Mondays 5:30pm-7:00pm, August 28-November 13
Showcase: November 12
No Class September 4 and October 16
This high-energy dance class will help prepare participants for dance auditions and performance on the musical theater stage, as well as build confidence in students' general stage presence. Each week, students will learn routines choreographed to well-known Broadway musicals, using steps and techniques specific to the current week's choreographical genre. Class will conclude with a "Showcase" of the numbers learned during the series. This class will benefit dancers of ALL levels and is taught by MAT Award-winning Act 3 Choreographer, Johnna Mitchell.
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:00pm-7:00pm, September 4-October 19
Based on the story by Washington Irving
Adapted by Kathryn Schultz Miller
Directed by Michelle Davis and Johnna Mitchell
Auditions: August 15, 22, & 23
Rehearsals: Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:00pm-7:00pm, Sept 4-Oct 19
Mandatory Tech Week: Monday Oct 16-Thursday Oct 19 5:00pm-7:00pm
Show Dates: Friday Oct 20 & Sat Oct 21 @ 7pm, Sun Oct 22 @ 2pm
Washington Irving's spooky Halloween classic tells the tale of Ichabod Crane who comes to the small, quiet town of Sleepy Hollow, New York to be the new schoolmaster of the village, falls for the beautiful Katrina Van Tassel, and has the ride of his life one night chased by the town's resident ghost, The Headless Horseman. This play contains all the chills, thrills, and laughs to keep any audience on the edge of their seats.
Take the Stage Wednesdays 4:30pm-6:00pm, August 30-November 8
Showcase: November 8
No Class October 18
Are you bound for Broadway? (Or merely want to gain performance confidence?) This fun-filled class will combine all three aspects of musical theater: Music, dance and acting. Participants will learn songs, dances and scenes. Students will build confidence, and learn techniques of musical theater performance, whether the stage is their final destination or not. For those who are prepping for auditions, this class will give you a high kick up on the competition! Class will conclude with a "Showcase" of the numbers and scenes mastered.