Session: Spring 2020
Chapter:  Tri-Valley
Location:  San Ramon Presbyterian Church
Time:  4:00pm - 6:00pm
Day:  Tuesday
Starts:  03/03
Ages:  10-18
Tuition:  $230.00

Class Description

"Bit by bit, putting it together!" This is the class that combines the three elements of musical theatre: voice, dance and acting.  Be a part of the wonderful world of musical theatre by exploring storytelling choreography, vocal interpretations and how to create a character. Class will include warm-ups, group activities, dance routines, theatre games and performance. Skills to be covered include: basic vocal/physical warm-up techniques, creating stage pictures with dance and song, group activities and exercises that incorporate the body and voice, basic dance steps often incorporated into musical theatre choreography, telling a story through facial expressions, voice and dance, performing a musical show tune with a group or ensemble musical theatre number from start to finish while beginning to show signs of confidence, focus, energy, and stage presence.

This class may include an opportunity to perform in the community, in addition to Class Showcase!
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Martha McDowell

Martha McDowell has been working with kids for over 20 years as a Director of Children's Ministry. Her passion is glorifying God through creative arts particularly in musical theater and choir. She has been a children's choir director and music director since 1983 for local churches and youth theater programs. She has played roles in 35 community theater productions all around the Bay Area. Most recently, Martha directed a production put on by 240 students at Fremont Christian School. This tap dancing, ukelele playing Grandma is looking forward to a brand new adventure with the families of CYT Tri-Valley!

Class Location:

12943 Alcosta Blvd, San Ramon, CA 94583