BROADWAY STYLES CLASS
The intention of Our Broadway Styles Series is to have each Academy performer be confident & trained in mastering whatever style show they’re auditioning for and get cast in!
Join Broadway and National Tour Alumni Allison Spratt Pearce and Kimberly Moller, who has an M.M. in Vocal Performance, as they lead our MEAN GIRLS Broadway Styles Workshop!
Wednesdays, Jan 23, 30, Feb 6 and 13
Suggested ages: 13-19 years old
WEEKS 1–3: Actors will learn the music and styles of the original choreography, plus explore the origin & history of this 2018 12 time Tony Award Nominated Broadway Hit Show!
Join Disney show choreographer & FROZEN show maintenance coordinator, Janet Renslow, and Broadway/National Tour Alumni, Karyn Overstreet, as they lead our FROZEN Broadway Styles Workshop!
Thursdays, Jan 24, 31, Feb 7, 14
Suggested ages: 8-12 years old
WEEKS 1–3: Actors will learn the music and styles of the original choreography, plus explore the origin & history of this 3 time 2018 Tony Award Nominated Broadway Hit Show!
WEEK 4: Culminates in a Final Showcase presentation for family and invited Industry Professionals! Afterwards participants will have the opportunity to be apart of an exclusive Q&A session to answer your questions about the biz, education/training, and working for Disney!
MUSICAL THEATRE FUNDAMENTALS
Whether you’re already actively participating in Musical Theatre, or just starting out, these workshops will give you valuable knowledge, insight, and the self-esteem to pursue theatre either as a career, or simply just for fun!
Jan 14, 28 and Feb 4, 11
SUGGESTED AGES: 8 -18 yrs old
This 4 week workshop will culminate in a final “mock” audition and/or performance with invited Industry Professionals.
WE’LL TEACH YOU HOW TO…
- ACT your songs! Singing pretty isn’t enough.
- Identify what roles are right for YOU!
- Select songs that are unique & appropriate for you.
- Dress Effectively for your auditions.
- How to be Personable & Professional in the room.
- Be Confident in any performance situation.
- Put together your vital & effective Actors Kit.
- Keep your finger on the pulse of the business.
- Make your audition Memorable and stand out from the rest!
Plus Secret Tips, Tricks & Resources into the Biz!
ADULT CLASS SERIES
The intention of our Adult Class Series is to provide a safe, nurturing environment for performers over 18 years young to come train, learn and grow. Here you’ll study with working professional experts to develop powerful audition and performance techniques that will help you book jobs and give you more dynamic performances!
Led by Natalie Nucci
January 7 and 14
ALL LEVELS WELCOME
Come learn Broadway choreography and musical theatre styles in a safe supportive environment. January’s Drama Free Dance will start out with the ORIGINAL BROADWAY CHOREOGRAPHY of A CHORUS LINE! If you want to be a pro in musical theatre, you must know Michael Bennett’s original choreography. To this day, he’s considered one of the most influential theater directors/choreographers of all time. Join us and be One Singular Sensation!
Dance . Learn . Smile . Grow .
YOUTH DAYTIME CLASSES
Our daytime youth classes are designed to provide an open, diverse, supportive, collaborative environment for the kids and teens to build a community with those who share the same passion for performing, while vastly expanding and enriching their Musical Theatre and performance skills.
THESE CLASSES WILL..
- TEACH you different aspects of musical theatre through scene work, improvisation, creative story telling, and audition techniques.
- STRENGTHEN your interview, audition, public speaking, and performance skills.
- Build TRUST with yourself and others through listening, interacting, and making creative choices… not only as a performer but also in life.
- Give you CONFIDENCE, SELF-ESTEEM and the LEADERSHIP SKILLS you need to walk into any audition or performance powerfully and ready to go!
- Build LIFE-LONG FRIENDSHIPS and have tons of fun with others in your community!
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TESTIMONIALS ABOUT THE PROGRAM
“What a refreshing, welcome educational opportunity for all young performers to receive professional mentorship and training in their desired field! SDMT has already led the field in setting an example of giving back to the community and reminding all that there is a greater stage than just the ones they are performing on. They now continue to lead the field by creating new avenues for young performers to receive experienced leadership.”
– Jennifer Zelles (Parent of student)
“What an awesome experience for these young performers. A few of my students attended and they had nothing but positive things to say about all aspects of this program. Well done, SDMT!”
– Chrissy Burns (Theatre professional)
“It was an amazing experience for our daughter. She can’t wait to attend next year’s camp! Thank you so much!”
– Meredith D’Anchise Kolod (Parent of student)