Fall 2019 Class Offerings
AGES 10-17 • MONDAYS 4:00 – 5:30 PM
12 OR 24 WEEKS, 9/16/19 - 12/2/19 AND 1/20/20 - 4/6/20
AFTER 8/16 - $300 (FALL ONLY) OR $450 (FULL YEAR)
Elite Ensemble is performance based, and developed specifically for Phoenix’s most advanced young triple threat performers! In this pre-professional level performance class, students will work to perfect showcase songs, putting together full production numbers of Broadway’s hottest hits. Elite Ensemble performers will work towards the goal of not only a final showcase performance for family and friends, but also representing Phoenix as its Elite Ensemble at events throughout the season. New for 2019-2020, our Elite Ensemble will run as a full year class, allowing for more cohesive ensemble building, an expanded repertoire, and further performance opportunities. Register for for the fall session individually, or commit to the full year at a discounted rate!
AGES 13-17 • MONDAYS 5:45 – 6:45 PM • 12 WEEKS STARTING 9/16/19
With a focus on scene study and character development, students will dive deeply into script analysis and character interpretation. A great follow up for those who have taken basic acting courses, or for the teen wishing to
dive head first into acting.
AGES 6-8 • WEDNESDAYS 3:45 – 4:45PM • 12 WEEKS STARTING 9/18/19
An introduction to characterization for budding young actors, this class takes a first look into character development using the classic storybook archetypes children know and love. A great continuation for Intro to Acting students, or for new youth who are curious about the world of theatre.
AGES 9-12 • WEDNESDAYS 5:00 – 6:00 PM • 12 WEEKS STARTING 9/18/19
Students will explore the basics of acting and how to develop relationships, dialogue, and action. Students will gain a simple understanding of scene and character analysis, including objectives, stakes, tactics, and trusting your instincts.
AGES 14&UP • MONDAYS 7:00 – 8:00 PM • 12 WEEKS STARTING 9/16/19
This class, with a focus on traditional Musical Theatre tap, will help you discover a new talent or develop your current tap skills. No experience necessary! Come have a good time and get ready for your next tap audition at Phoenix or on Broadway. Levels: Beginner to Intermediate
AGES 14&up • FRIDAYS 6:30 - 7:30 pm • 12 WEEKS STARTING 9/20/19
Looking for a challenge? Take your tap skills to the next level in this course! Whether you’re a hoofer or a showgirl, this class will cover all styles of tap and push you to perfect your sounds and rhythm. Previous tap experience suggested.
Levels: Intermediate to Advanced
AGES 12&up • FRIDAYS 4:15- 5:15 PM • 12 WEEKS STARTING 9/20/19
With the influence of movies like Pitch Perfect and groups like Pentatonix, interest in a cappella music has exploded. This ensemble will explore how voices work together to create harmonies and full, rich musical structures. While collaborating to produce complete and original pieces using only voices as instruments, students will also enhance their sight reading and ear training skills.
AGES 7-17• TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS 4:00 – 6:00 PM • 10 WEEKS STARTING 10/8/19
ADDITIONAL TECH REHEARSAL WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON 12/11/19
PERFORMANCE ON FRIDAY EVENING 12/13/19
Learn what it takes to get a production on its feet by experiencing it yourself! All who wish to participate will be cast in our December Junior production of Elf the Musical. Put your triple threat skills to work in this intensive 40-hour rehearsal process. Students will also gain exposure to the behind-the-scenes work that goes into a show, with the opportunity to serve as assistants in directing, music directing, choreography, and stage management.