Acting and Musical Theatre

Musical Theatre

Musical Theater is a three or four-hour weekly group class. Students are trained in acting, singing, and dancing while rehearsing for our full musical theatre productions.

SPRING 2018 PRODUCTIONS:

WE WILL ROCK YOU school edition for ages 12-17
Featuring more than 20 hit Queen songs, WE WILL ROCK YOU School Edition follows two revolutionaries as they try to save Rock in a post apocalyptic world. Featuring the songs “Another One Bites the Dust,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “Killer Queen,” “We Will Rock You,” “Somebody To Love,” “We Are The Champions,” “Don’t Stop Me Now” and many more. Classes begin February 3, 2018. Rehearsals are on Mondays 6:30 -8:30 and Saturdays 1:30-3:30. Fee: $120/month.
Performances June 8th and 9th.
Online registration is available here.
To be considered registered, we must have a credit card on file, and your account will be automatically drafted on the first of each month.

Disney’s BEAUTY & THE BEAST Jr for 7-14 year olds
The classic story tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be transformed to his former self. But time is running out. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity. Classes begin Saturday, January 6, 2018. Rehearsals are on Thursdays 6:00-8:00 pm and Saturdays 3:30-4:30 pm. Fee: $110/month. Performances May 25th and 26th.
Online registration is available here.
To be considered registered, we must have a credit card on file, and your account will be automatically drafted on the first of each month.

HAMILTON for 10-18 year olds
Be in “The Room Where it Happens” when we go on the Hamilton journey. This class will be an in-depth look at what has made this musical so successful while also noticing its historical accuracy as it relates to the birth of our nation. We’ll learn the plot of Hamilton and study its famous songs and dance numbers. Come ready to sing and dance as we re-create scenes from this iconic musical. Classes begin Monday, January 8, 2018 and meet weekly from 5:30-6:30 pm. Fee: $70/month.
Online registration is available here.

All prices for spring semester musical theatre classes above are the monthly tuition, however enrollment is for the semester. Enrollment requires a credit card on file, and tuition will be automatically filed at the first of each month during the semester.

FALL 2017 PRODUCTIONS:

FOOTLOOSE for ages 10 – 17
In Footloose, students sing and dance their way through the midwest town of Bomont. It’s the story of a new kid in town who brings dancing back to the community and helps them heal from tragedy.
Performances are January 12-13, 2018.

CHRISTMAS IN THE LAND OF OZ for ages 7-13
7-13 year olds can enter the magical land of Oz in our production of Christmas in the Land of Oz. It’s the story of Dorothy’s family losing their Christmas spirit and finding it again with the help of Scarecrow, Tin Man, Lion, and the Munchkins.
Performances are December 16, 2017.

Triple Threat Program

Getting noticed in a sea of performers can be challenging. How can you make sure you stand out? Become a Triple Threat!

Triple Threat performers are those who excel at acting, singing, and dancing. Being well-trained in each of these skills gives an advantage in landing a variety of roles over those who choose to train in a single skill only.

 

Additional Classes

Expression City offers a variety of acting lessons, from on-camera acting classes for TV and film, to drama and musical theatre classes for stage, to private acting coaching, to audition taping for youth and adults.

Our teachers are working actors who are knowledgeable in the art and business of acting. We work with students who are new to the business as well as seasoned actors who want to perfect their skills. We specialize in providing safe, non-judgmental coaching and encouragement to work authentically, make mistakes, and learn from honest feedback.

Students who are enrolled in Expression City’s acting program gain improvements in:

• Confidence

• Focus

• Team Work

• Communication

• Public Speaking Skills