Musical Theatre Dance and Singing for Children Progressive Class (Age 5-14) (Conducted in English)
Musical Theatre is one of the most popular art forms in theatre today and a Musical Theatre performer needs to develop three performing skills; namely singing, acting and dancing. It is an energetic and happy art form.
The aim of this course is to develop confidence in each participant and a better understanding of the musical theatre genre. The last lesson of the course will be a presentation performance, where participants can perform and learn from each other. Families and friends are welcome to join this session and share their achievements.
Have you ever wanted to audition for a musical but were too nervous to actually try? Didn’t know where to start or what was expected of you? Now is your chance to learn BEFORE that big audition! Come along to this course and learn what to wear; how to prepare; how to develop confidence and how to shine.
In the dance classes, students will play theatre games in order to build up teamwork and trust. They will learn the importance of warm-up, stretching and cool down and some basic musical theatre vocabulary. Students will be encouraged to do some research into the show and music that is being used, in order to develop the right character or emotion for the piece.
In musical theatre singing classes, the instructor will introduce different elementary performing techniques through musical songs. Students will learn breathing techniques, shaping of musical phases and how to make use of their bodies on the stage. Apart from group studying, students will receive individual coaching as well.
The progressive course is designed for dedicated young performers with prior experience of Musical Theatre.
• Students are required to have completed at least ONE course of EXCEL’s Musical Theatre Dance and Singing for Children.
• Places will be awarded to talented individuals, recommended by the tutors.
*For this course, enrolment must be completed through EXCEL Programme Office. Address: EXCEL, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, 1 Gloucester Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong.Office Hours: Mon-Fri: 10:00am-7:00pm; Sat: 9:00am-1:00pm; Sun: Limited service, please make prior appointment; Closed on Public Holidays.
Applicant must read EXCEL’s enrolment terms and conditions on http://excel.hkapa.edu/enrolment-terms-and-conditions
08 Sep 2019 - 08 Dec 2019
- No Class Date
6-Oct -19; 13-Oct-2019
13:00 pm - 14:30 pm