Private Acting and Coaching Lessons
Actors, lawyers or anyone who is involved in public speaking.
Time TBA with instructor Jonathan Coder
Jonathan Coder has over 25 years experience in the public and private sector in every aspect of theater. He has served as a Writer, Director, Producer and Actor for over 300 projects based in theater, commercials, television, print and film.
Wednesday 4:30 - 6:00 (Ages 9-13)
Students will learn basic acting techniques and terminology. They will explore the craft of acting and learn how to create unique characters. Audition training, public speaking skills are additional benefits of attending this class. This workshop will prepare students for participation in our performance oriented programs and in a play when ready.
Cost $75 * Materials $50 *Annual Registration $20
Thursday 4:00 - 5:30 (Ages 9-13)
This class is for young budding actors. Students will learn basic skills, techniques and experience acting thru fun theater games, melodrama, improvisation, monologues and comedy. They will participate in a recital performance at the end of the session. This is an on-going program. Students can join at any time.
Cost $75/mo. * Materials $35 * Annual Registration $20
Young Singer Actor Main Stage Troupe
Monday 4:30 - 6:30 (Ages 12-17)
Students participating in this program should have prior experience in Music & More acting classes and/or training in other theater programs. An audition or recommendation from a prior teacher/director is required. Students will continue working to improve their acting and singing skills as well as instruction in all aspects of theater. They will participate in a fully staged production at the end of each session.
Cost $75/mo * Materials $50 * Annual Registration $20
Musical Theater Basics
Monday 3:30 - 4:30
This is a training program to prepare students for participation in musical theater classes and workshops, as well as a refresher course for those auditioning for new productions .They will review and receive training in basic theater skills, singing, creative movement, auditioning and more. Actors will have the opportunity to audition for upcoming musical theater shows.
Cost $75/mo. * Annual Registration $20
Production Design (on-going)
Theater Maker Lab (Production Design) provides a safe space for Young Designers to express their creative capacity, problem solve and learn cross disciplinary craftsmanship. Theatrical Design is an intensely collaborative art form. Designers work closely with our artists-in-residence and guest instructors in an environment that fully engages their imaginations and allows them to explore basic design principles, historical research, safe use of a variety of tools, art mediums, drafting, patterning, modeling and construction. Designers will learn skills such as puppetry, mask making, sewing, painting, faux finishes, and set and prop design. Classes culminate in a showcase displaying the products designers have created over the semester. Young Designers will also be acknowledged during the Music & More Arts Academy productions featuring their designs.
Cost: $75/month * Materials $50/session * Annual Registration $20