CLASSES

10-week WINTER 2019 Performing Arts Academy classes start the week of January 7, 2019

ACTING & MUSICAL THEATRE:

SPOTLIGHT JUNIOR  for our youngest actors; ages 4 - 6   Tuesdays 3:30 - 4:30 or Saturdays 12:00 - 1:00pm  Fee: $250  Mary Lee Aloia, John Stewart, Sophia Rizzo, Sophie Decker, Brynn Sweere - Instructors

  • This "first step" performing arts class introduces students to acting, singing, dance, art & improvisation! 

INTRO TO ACTING & IMPROV  ages 7-10   Mondays 4:30 - 5:30pmpm  Fee:$250  Brynn Sweere, Mary Lee Aloia, John Stewart - Instructors

  • A fun-filled introduction to theatre for the novice actor! Improvisation & theatre games awaken creativity & performance skills. Students use role-playing & creative drama exercises to bring scenes & stories to life. 

ADVANCED IMPROV   ages 11 - 18   Tuesdays 5:30 - 6:30pm   Fee:$250    Brynn Sweere, Mary Lee Aloia, John Stewart - Instructors 

  • This class focuses on Improvisation & theatre games to awaken creativity & performance skills. Comic & dramatic timing & audience engagement. Collaborative skit & scene writing. 

SCENE STUDY & MONOLOGUE WORKSHOP    ages 11 - 18   Tuesdays 4:30 - 5:30pm   Fee: $250          

  • Actors will work together on scenes & monologues from classic plays. This class will encourage focused work on understanding the dramatic material, character development & acting technique.     

MUSICAL THEATRE 101  ages 6 - 12 years  Fridays 3:30 - 5:00pm Fee: $250  8 - week sessions starting February 1st, 2019  Brynn Sweere, Mary Lee Aloia, John Stewart - Instructors   

  •  Performance skills &  basic vocal technique will be taught while learning a variety songs from popular Broadway musicals.teaches the fundementals of musical theatre performing. Students will explore how to interpret & connect to lyrics to tell the story                                                                                                                                                                                

DANCE:

BROADWAY BABIES ages 4 - 6 Mondays 3:30 - 4:20pm Fee $150   Brynn Sweere - Teacher

  • Dance foundations & FUN for our littlest dancers!

BROADWAY DANCE BASICS   ages 6 - 13 Mondays 5:30 - 6:25pm  Fee$150  Nicole Williams - Teacher

  • This class is for the beginning dancer & is open to all students!

THEATRE DANCE   ages 10 - 18    Mondays 6:30 - 7:25pm    Fee:$150.  Nicole Williams - Teacher

  • Students will learn fundimental dance technique while learning fun & contempotary Broadway-inspired choreography & movement. 

BASIC TAP   ages 10 - 18    Mondays 7:30 - 8:30pm     Fee:$150.  Nicole Williams - Teacher

  • Students will learn a variety of tap styles. The class emphasis is on developing proper tap technique, producing clear tap sounds and having fun!

Please note: Students need proper dance shoes. ie: jazz or ballet shoes for Broadway & Theatre dance, tap shoes for Tap dance.