ACT I: Stage Presence
February 7, 14, 21, 28
Skills: stage awareness, positioning, projection, focus, reaction
Musicals Introduced: Hamilton, Grease, and Les Miserables
What are the 3 ways to be heard and seen better on stage? Which hand is best to use when holding a prop? How does an ensemble work together to establish focus? Can do you project with both your voice and your body? How do acting and reacting work together to create that special "spark" on stage?
ACT II: Acting in Song
March 7, 14, 21, 28
Skills: objective and motivation, emotional register, story arc, musicality
Musicals Introduced: Wicked, Aladdin, and RENT
How is acting through song different than through dialogue? What singing skills make the biggest different in song performance? How is vocal register related to emotional register? How can you adjust your singing voice to match the character you are playing?
ACT III: Character
April 4, 11, 18, 25
Skill: character development, role interpretation, physicality, mannerisms
Musicals Introduced: Fiddler on the Roof, A Chorus Line, and Sunday in the Park with George
How can you use your face, voice, and body to create a character? How do you go about researching a character role? How do you take a well-known role or character and make it your own? How is a character established through monologue and dialogue?
Sign up for Musical Theatre U
Each month-long session is $60, and $20 for each additional child.
Member Discount: Homeschool Members save 50% in Musical Theatre U. To use the discount, go to the Homeschool Members enrollment page.
Each session consists of 4 weekly 45-minute sessions plus each month has a new CD to play at home, to encourage familiarity with the songs.
We conclude with a short performance in the final week, where our little stars will get to shine in costumes and under stage lights for their stage debut!
Times: Mondays 11:00-11:45 a.m.
February 5, 12, 19, 26
Li'l Show: Feb 26 at 11:45am
March 5, 12, 19, 26
Li'l Show: March 26 at 11:45am
April 2, 9, 16, 23
Li'l Show: April 23 at 11:45 a.m.
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Register Soon! Space is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
Each month-long program is $60, and $20 for each additional child.