TAP@CHSMA’s Class Schedule


Weekly Technique Classes (TAP Enrollment)

High School Acting:  $150/month tuition
Tuesdays 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Fall Unit Schedule, 2017 (Script Analysis):
Technique Classes:  September 12, 19, 26  October 3, 10, 17, 24   November  1, 7, 14, 28  December 5, 12
Performance for “All in the Timing”: December 15, 16 and 17

Spring Unit Schedule, 2018 (Comedy Improv):
Technique Classes:  December 19, January 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb 6, 13, 20, 27, March 6, 13, 20, April 3, 10, 17.
Performance for “TAP’s Comedy Rumble”: April 19, 20 and 21

Instructor: Melissa S. Craib Dombrowski

CURRENTLY AUDITIONING NEW COMPANY MEMBERS

Middle School Acting:  $125/month tuition
Saturdays 11:15 AM – 12:30 PM*

Fall Unit Schedule, 2017:
Technique Classes:  September 16, 23, 30  October 7, 14, 21, 28   November  4,11, 18, 25  December 2, 9
Student Showcase: December 9th

Spring Unit Schedule, 2018:
Technique Classes: December 16, January 6, 13, 20, 27, February 3, 10, 17, 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24, April 7, 14
Performance of student-devised original work: April 21st

Instructor: Hope Hynes-Love

CURRENTLY INTERVIEWING NEW COMPANY MEMBERS!

Elementary School Acting:  $100/month tuition
Saturdays 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM*

Fall Unit Schedule, 2017:
Technique Classes:  September 16, 23, 30  October 7, 14, 21, 28   November  4,11, 18, 25  December 2, 9
Family Play Day: December 9th

Spring Unit Schedule, 2018:
Technique Classes: December 16, January 6, 13, 20, 27, February 3, 10, 17, 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24, April 7, 14
Family Play Day: April 21st

Instructor: Hope Hynes-Love

WE ARE CURRENTLY ENROLLING STUDENTS TO BEGIN IN DECEMBER.

Seminars

Seminar:  Intro to Stage Combat
Date/Time: February 3rd, 3 hours
Fee: $100/$50 for TAP students
Instructor: Ryan Gentry

Spend an exciting afternoon learning the fundamentals of hand to hand stage combat technique and choreography with certified stage combat instructor Ryan Gentry.

For students age 13+ (younger students only with instructor permission).

CURRENTLY ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS!

Workshops

Workshop:  The Business of “The Business”
Date/Time: TBD (Spring 2018), 1 hr
Fee: $50/$25 for TAP students
Instructor: Jennifer Shrader Williams 

There is a lot of effort that goes into getting work as an actor! Jennifer Shrader Williams helps demystify the work that goes into building and managing a career in professional theatre.  Bring your questions about auditions, agents, actor’s unions, self-promotion, follow-up and best practices!

Jennifer’s extensive resume of musical theater roles includes the coveted part of Belle in “Beauty and the Beast” on Broadway, made her Broadway debut as principal vocalist in the musical “Swing”. Her national tour credits include roles in “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”, “Sunset Boulevard” and “Annie” and “Beauty and the Beast” among others.  She currently teaches at CHSMA as a private acting coach.

Summer Intensives

CURTAINS-UP! – $390 program tuition
July 9 through 13, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Ages 12 – 18 – previous experience not required

Our our talented and experienced faculty will help show you the skills needed to be a good musical theater performer.   This specially designed week of training will increase your confidence, ability and technique. The week ends in the production of a Musical Theater Revue performed for friends and family.

You’ll be working with other students from multiple schools in the area, learning to sing, stage, act and dance in solo and ensemble songs chosen from a variety of classic and contemporary musical theater.  Learning materials for the group numbers will be sent to students prior to the intensive

Instructor: Chuck Higgins

CURRENTLY ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS!