TADA! Musical Theater Classes
All TADA! classes meet weekly and are team-taught by two seasoned theater artists, experienced and trained in arts education. Fall and Winter classes culminate with a Sharing in the last session and Sharings will be recorded and made available to all registered families via email as a free v-link. In keeping with our philosophy, each class is based on ensemble-building techniques that facilitate an equitable and active learning environment for a range of ages and abilities. TADA! works to build self-confidence and challenges each child to be the very best they can be!
Spring/Summer Open House
If you would like to learn more about TADA! and our summer programming we invite you to join us for our next Open House on Sunday, April 17, 2016 from 9:30AM-12:00PM. Come and join us for a sample class and Q&A with two of our Teaching Artists and TADA!'s Education Staff. RSVPS are recommended.
9:30-10:15am for 3-5 yrs.
10:15-11am for 6-8 yrs.
11-11:45am for 9-14 yrs.
Spring Semester: Act Out!
Spring Semester Classes at TADA!: April 30-May 23
Our popular spring mini-series includes four sessions with a key focus on acting for musical theater. Classes are categorized by age as follows: 1, 2, 3 ACT(ion), What a Character!, And...Scene. The mini-series culminates in an open class on the last day for family and friends.
SATURDAYS (April 30 - May 21)
Ages Times Class Cost
Ages 3-4 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM 1, 2, 3, ACT(ion), level 1 $125
Ages 4-5 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM 1, 2, 3 ACT(ion), level 2 $125
Ages 6-8 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM What a Character! $155
Ages 9-14 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM And...Scene $200
MONDAYS (May 2 - May 23)
Ages Times Class Cost
Ages 3-5 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM 1, 2, 3 ACT(ion) $125
Ages 6-8 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM What a Character! $155
1, 2, 3 ACT(ion) for 3-5 yrs.
From the jungle to the moon, let's go anywhere we want using our imagination! Each session will build upon a different theme designed to draw out a child's natural inclination to play pretend while learning the basic elements of Musical Theater. Using the foundations of dramatic play, this class develops skills in characterization, coordination, cooperative play and musicianship.
What a Character! for 6-8 yrs.
Be anything, from a hero to a villain in this class! Explore how to build a character using theater games and exercises and learn how to portray different character types through acting, music and movement.
And...Scene for 9-14 yrs.
Explore the many aspects of improvisation in this four week acting intensive. Students will learn the foundations of improv, explore the use of music within improvisation, devise original work and learn how to think-on-their-feet when things go awry on stage.
Winter Semester: Curtain Up!
Winter Semester Classes at TADA!: January 23-April 24; No Classes: Feb. 15, 16, 21; March 26
Please note: Make-up classes have been scheduled for the following dates: Feb. 20th (Saturday) and March 27th (Sunday)
From page to stage a play building semester that lets you create your own original mini-musical! Blend the essential skills of writing, singing and dancing plus techniques from the 'actor's tool-box' including characterization, improv, and scene development. Final class will culminate in a final Sharing for family and friends.
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Registration Policies: Registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis for all programs. Full payment is required upon registration in order to reserve a space in the program. All cancelation requests must submitted in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Students withdrawing from a semester-long class at least 72 hours prior to the start date will receive a full refund and a $50 processing fee will be charged. Students withdrawing from a semester-long class less than 72 hours prior to the start date will receive a 50% refund. Students withdrawing from a week-long camp at least one week prior to the start date will receive a full refund and a $75 processing fee will be charged. Students withdrawing from a week-long camp less than one week prior to the start date will receive a 50% refund. No refunds will be granted after the start of the program, regardless of attendance. TADA! reserves the right to cancel any program that does not meet enrollment requirements. TADA! reserves the right to use photos/videos taken during sessions for promotional purposes. TADA! reserves the right to take disciplinary actions, which could include expulsion from TADA! programs without warning or refund, against any adult or children who repeatedly disregards TADA!'s stated policies or otherwise engages in actions deemed inappropriate by TADA! staff.