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Musical Theatre

Our weekly musical theatre programs for children ages 6-17, introduce and expand upon the various elements of musical theatre including drama, ensemble music and dance.

Junior 1 Musical Theatre

30 minutes, Ages 5-8

This 30 minute long, weekly class will be an introduction to the world of musical theatre! Classes will involve drama games, ensemble music and beginner dance.

 

The children will begin to explore singing, dancing and acting to excerpts from age appropriate musicals. Our professional and experienced instructors will support the children through the creative process and develop their confidence and connection to one another.

 

Maximum of 9 students per class.

Junior 2 Musical Theatre

45 minutes, Ages 9-11

This 45 minute, weekly class will provide an introduction to the world of Musical Theatre and builds on the Junior 1 Classes. Classes will involve drama games, ensemble music and beginner dance.

 

The children will continue to explore singing, dancing and acting to excerpts from age appropriate musicals. Our professional and experienced instructors will support the children through the creative process and develop their confidence and connection to one another.

 

Maximum of 9 students per class.

Intermediate Musical Theatre

45 minutes, Ages 12-14

This 45 minute long, weekly class will build on Junior 1 and Junior 2 classes and involve an integration of drama games, ensemble music and musical theatre dance and will explore excerpts from age appropriate musicals. Our professional and experienced instructors will support the students through the creative process and develop their confidence and connection to one another.

 

Maximum of 9 students per class.

Monologue and Scene Study

45 minutes, Ages 10-14

Learn tools used by theatre professionals to warm up, prepare audition pieces (monologues and scenes) and be ready for your first day in the rehearsal hall! This will be a fun and enlightening experience. 

 

Maximum of 9 students per class.

All 2020-2021 Seasonal programs will culminate in a final in-studio or online showcase performance for families.

 

Yellow Door Theatre Project reserves the right to move ALL in-studio classes ONLINE if required by health and safety guidelines.

Dance

We offer three weekly introductory dance programs for children ages 10 to 17 in Ballet, Tap, and Jazz. No previous experience is necessary!

 

Registration opens June 15th, 2021

Tap - Level 1

30 minutes, Ages 10-13

The rhythm and movement of tap, created by the metal taps on the heels and toes of a dancer’s shoes, transforms the dancer into a percussive musician.

 

This Tap Class is an Introduction to this dynamic dance discipline where students will learn rhythm, style and musicality through percussive footwork. Students will learn technique, terminology, and various styles of tap. Tap was initially popularized in Hollywood by such great dancers as Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers and Shirley Temple and more recently, by the hugely popular performers Tap Dogs, Stomp and Riverdance.

 

This class will teach basic tap dance skills.

Tap - Level 2

45 minutes, Ages 12-17

The rhythm and movement of tap, created by the metal taps on the heels and toes of a dancer’s shoes, transforms the dancer into a percussive musician.

 

This Tap Class is created for those dancers who have already taken an Introduction to this dynamic dance discipline where students will continue to learn rhythm, style and musicality through percussive footwork. Students will continue to learn technique, terminology, and various styles of tap. 

 

This class will provide an excellent opportunity to learn audition skills!

 

FYI. Tap was initially popularized in Hollywood by such great dancers as Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers and Shirley Temple and more recently, by the hugely popular performers Tap Dogs, Stomp and Riverdance.

Jazz - Level 1

30 minutes, Ages 10-13

Jazz dance combines techniques of classical ballet and modern dance with the current forms of popular dance. Jazz also has its own movement vocabulary ranging from the isolation of certain body parts to the movement of the entire body with the accents of musical rhythms. Jazz dance can take on many different characteristics and styles, including Street Jazz, Percussive, Broadway, Contemporary and Lyrical. Jazz classes can be patterned in any of these styles or a combination of them. Emphasis is on the importance of energy, rhythmical accuracy, and style.

 

This is an Introductory Jazz Class that combines stretching, aerobic exercise, strength, and upbeat movement to create fun, exciting routines. This lively class works to improve technique, stamina, and flexibility. Emphasis on Musical Theatre vocabulary.

 

This class will teach the basic jazz dance skills.

Jazz - Level 2

45 minutes, Ages 12-17

Jazz dance combines techniques of classical ballet and modern dance with the current forms of popular dance. Jazz also has its own movement vocabulary ranging from the isolation of certain body parts to the movement of the entire body with the accents of musical rhythms. Jazz dance can take on many different characteristics and styles, including Street Jazz, Percussive, Broadway, Contemporary and Lyrical. Jazz classes can be patterned in any of these styles or a combination of them. Emphasis is on the importance of energy, rhythmical accuracy, and style.

 

This is a Jazz Class created for the dancer that has completed an Introductory Jazz skills. This class combines stretching, aerobic exercise, strength, and upbeat movement to create fun, exciting routines. This lively class works to improve technique, stamina, and flexibility. Emphasis on Musical Theatre vocabulary.

 

This class will teach jazz dance skills.

All 2020-2021 Seasonal programs will culminate in a final in-studio or online showcase performance for families.

 

Yellow Door Theatre Project reserves the right to move ALL In Studio classes ONLINE if required by health and safety guidelines. These guidelines include a return to Phase Two and/or a Covid-19 Outbreak.