Why Do We Sing?
A Song Interpretation Master Class with Jeannette D’Armand
When: Monday April 20, 2015 from 4 PM- 6 PM
Where: Downstairs at The 5th (DAT5)
Who: Middle School Students (ages 11-13) who love to sing!
Do you love to sing, but sometimes have trouble performing a song the way you would like? In musical theater, each song has a reason for being. Get together with other young singers and experience how fun it can be to sing with purpose. Learn how lyrics can be the key to selling a song! Find how wordstogether with melody can help energize character! As we focus on song interpretation, Master Teacher and Vocalist, Jeannette D’Armand will help you discover the way to reach the hearts and minds of your audience!
Release Your Inner Dancer!
A Dance Master Class with Chryssie Whitehead
When: Monday April 27, 2015 from 4 PM- 5:30 PM
Where: Downstairs at The 5th (DAT5)
Who: Middle School Students (ages 11-13) who want to dance!
Sometimes dancing can be scary! Whether you are a beginner or more advanced, learning a new combination can be challenging – especially at an audition! Chryssie’s uplifting approach to teaching dance will increase your confidence and skill - and help you release your fears! Jump in and HAVE FUN learning how to make a combination your own!
*$25 per class or $45 for both!
NEXT UP: JASPER IN DEADLAND
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 5:30PM-9PM
These workshops are especially designed for high school students with a strong interest in technical theater.
Learn from the creative team as a new musical takes shape on The 5th Avenue stage. You will have the thrilling and unique opportunity to tour backstage— in this case, a creepy crawly Underworld brought to vivid animated life through old-world stage craft. Observe the world of Deadland coming to life during technical rehearsal and meet working theater professionals and technicians. At this workshop, you will also enjoy a pizza party and receive a ticket to the April 30 or May 1 preview performance of the electrifying new musical of Jasper in Deadland—all for only $25!
Workshops are for high school students, ages 14–18 only. Parents or chaperones who wish to attend the later performance with their students may contact the Box Office at 206-625-1900 to purchase tickets by phone or may purchase tickets online.
Upcoming Tech Workshops:
REGISTER FOR TECH TUESDAYS:
The Rising Star Project production was entirely student-performed by a student cast and student orchestra, and run by a student technical crew under the mentorship and guidance of theater professionals. The production was also coordinated, marketed, developed and produced by a student administrative team under the coaching of 5th Avenue Theatre staff.
A study guide for Carousel is available for download.
THE RISING STAR PROJECT MISSION
The Rising Star Project uses the resources and professional knowledge that exist at The 5th Avenue Theatre to help every young person achieve a fulfilling career, a stronger sense of self, and confidence in their ability to inspire positive change in the world.
Especially for high school students with an interest in musical theater, these workshops give students the opportunity to sing the songs, learn the choreography, and meet with the cast and crew for the productions on our stage. At each workshop, the participants enjoy a pizza party, see the show, and attend a talkback with the cast after the evening's performance--all for only $25!
Now Registering: Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well & Living in Paris
Friday, March 27th 3:30PM-11PM
Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Telling a Story Through Song!
Are you looking to develop your ability to deliver every song you sing effectively? In Jacques Brel, each and every song is a story! How does our cast approach it? The techniques for Song Interpretation can help you convey your musical, dramatic and emotional intentions to your audience. Come meet up with your friends and have fun learning how to communicate a complete story in one song.
No previous musical theater experience necessary! Take the workshop, enjoy a pizza dinner, see the show and meet the cast and crew—all for only $25! Click here to register
UPCOMING FRIDAYS AT THE 5TH WORKSHOPS 2014-2015
Registration for each workshop opens one month prior the workshop date.