Spring 2019 OFFERINGS
Please find a complete listing of the Rising Star Academy’s 2019 Spring Offerings below. If you have any questions, please email email@example.com at any time!
wicked themed one-day workshop – Monday January 21st 9am-4pm
Please join us on Monday, January 21st, 2019, for our Wicked one day workshop. This one day event will run from 9-4pm and focus on this hit Broadway show. Students will learn themed scenes, choreography and songs Wicked style with our talented teaching artists from Phoenix along with our special guest, Broadway performer Clay Thomson. Students will be developing their triple threat skill-set while having a fun filled day with friends. This workshop also includes a Q & A and photo op with our special guest, as well as a mini performance for family and friends to conclude the day. $105
hamilton themed one-day workshop – Monday february 18th 9am-4pm
Please join us on Monday, February 18th, 2019, for our Hamilton themed one-day workshop. This one-day event will run from 9-4pm and focus on this hit Broadway show. Students will learn themed scenes, choreography and songs Hamilton style with our talented teaching artists from Phoenix Productions. Students will be developing their triple threat skill-set while having a fun filled day with friends. This workshop will conclude with a mini performance for family and friends. $105
Spring 2019 Classes
Elite Ensemble – ages 10 to 17 – Mondays 3:45-5:15 10 weeks beginning 2/4
Rising Stars 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 high profile events throughout the season.
A Cappella Ensemble – ages 13+ – Mondays 5:15 – 6:15 pm 10 weeks beginning 2/4
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.
Broadway Tap – ages 14 to 99 – Mondays 7-8pm 10 weeks beginning 2/4
This class has a focus on traditional Musical Theatre tap and 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
Acting I – ages 9-12 – Wednesdays 3:45 – 4:45pm 10 weeks beginning 2/6
With a focus on scene study and character development, students will learn the basics of script analysis and how interpret characters honestly. A great follow up for those who have taken Fundamentals of Acting, or for the tween wishing to dive head first into acting.
Fairy Tale Theatre – ages 6-8 – Wednesdays 5 – 6pm 10 weeks beginning 2/6
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.
Advanced Tap – ages 14+ – Wednesdays 6:30-7:30 pm 10 weeks beginning 2/6
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 you sounds and rhythm. Previous tap experience suggested. Levels: Intermediate to Advanced
Improv – ages 16+ – Mondays 6:30-7:30pm 10 weeks beginning 2/4
Be spontaneous and explore the fundamentals of short form improvisational comedy! This class will consist of games and exercises similar to those you’ve seen on Whose Line Is It Anyway. Embrace your fearlessness as you think on your feet to create impromptu scenarios and skits in this adult troupe.