The Studio

THE STUDIO offers evening + weekend classes for
students and adults in Music, Dance, and Theatre.

Schedule

Classes are offered in 10-week sessions throughout the year as follows:

Session 1

August 16, 2022 -
October 21, 2022

Session 2:

October 25, 2022 -
December 16, 2022

Session 3:

January 24, 2023 –
April 2, 2023

Session 4:

April 4, 2023 -
June 9, 2023

Our Curriculum

Programs are offered for students and
adults in the following arts areas:

Dance

Media Arts

Music

Theater

Visual Arts

The Studio

Session 2

October 25 – December 18

INDIVIDUAL CLASS PRICING
$525 for ten-week course
($1050 for Acting and Improv)

Courses

ACTING I and II:

Students will learn about theater terminology, character study, emotional work, and the Stanislavsky method as well as advanced acting training in rehearsal techniques, monologues, script analysis, scene work, and improvisation. Class members will perform monologues, scenes, and short plays.

IMPROV

Students will receive the fundamentals of improv work. Students will learn to work collaboratively on improv scenes. Lastly, students will learn how to put together a sketch show and see how the process goes from improv to scripted.

MEISNER TECHNIQUE

Learn the fundamentals of the Meisner acting technique. Students will learn how to better be in the moment in their scene work, by incorporating repetition, activity work, door activity work, and emotional prep work.

THEATRICAL DESIGN

Fundamentals of design for the theatre including costume, lighting, and scenery. Review of the designer’s role in the production plan, design requirements, and aesthetics. Development of drawing and painting skills and exploration of media paying particular attention to the needs of theatrical designers.

JAZZ I and II

Emphasizes both lyrical and percussive styles with an emphasis on turns and leaps. Develop skills and techniques needed for dancing in Broadway musicals.

TAP I and II

This course is designed to focus on tap steps needed for dance in Musical Theater as well as complex rhythmic patterns.

BALLET I and II

Designed to develop body awareness and alignment, to increase strength and flexibility while creating a strong foundation for all genres of dance and expanding students' knowledge of ballet steps and vocabulary.

GROUP GUITAR

Learn to play the guitar in a fun and relaxed group atmosphere. Designed for the beginner/intermediate player, this course will help the player develop fundamental playing skills through songs, exercises and easy to follow demonstrations.

SONGWRITING

Learn to write your own music! From the musical elements of songwriting to the lyrics, we will take your best ideas and get them into an original song.

VOICE

Build your skills as a vocalist, learning vocal techniques as well as storytelling through music. This group course is designed to strengthen your audition repertoire in voice. Students will perform and receive coaching each week.

ARTS INDUSTRY

Students will learn the basics of how to get started in the industry. Topics will include headshots, resumes, auditions, and representation. By the end of the course students should have a head start in how to start their performance careers.

Musical Theatre Conservatory

Session 2

October 25 – December 18

For dedicated musical theater artists

What's Included

6 Studio Classes for Session Two

  • Acting (2 hour class)
  • Voice // Tuesdays at 7pm
  • Arts Industry // Sundays at 4pm
  • Jazz // Wednesdays at 5pm
  • Tap // Fridays at 5pm

2 Broadway Masterclasses

  • Train with Broadway professionals currently working in the musical
    theater industry to take your skills to the next level
  • Monday, November 21, 2022 | 5pm – 6:45pm
  • Monday, December 5, 2022 | 5pm – 6:45pm

Exclusive Events

Join Academy of the Arts for exclusive events such as field
trips, seminars, and industry Q&As

Priority Registration for IMPACT

Be the first to register for the summer’s most talked-about event
in musical theater – IMPACT! Spaces are limited.

Swag

Represent Academy of the Arts with exclusive swag for conservatory
members only!

Pricing

(A $4000 Value)

One-Time
Payment

$2250

3 Monthly
Payments

$800