In this musical theatre revue program you will work with a team of theatre professionals on staging classics from the musical theatre genre. You will work with a team of theatre professionals on staging classics from the musical theatre genre. will immerse you in the world of Broadway classics and music from the Golden Age. Students participate in an ensemble vocal class, a dance class, acting technique, and a 4-hour daily rehearsal block. At the end of the session, you and your fellow students will present a high-energy performance of these classic songs in the beautiful open air Upton-Morley Pavilion.
High School Musical Theatre Golden Age Revue Summer Program
Video file #1: Two 16-bar excerpts from two different songs from standard musical theatre repertoire with piano accompaniment. One excerpt should be from an up-tempo song, and one should come from a ballad or slow song. One excerpt should be a song from the classic musical theatre repertoire (prior to 1960) and one from the contemporary musical theatre repertoire (after 1960).
Video file #2: Briefly talk about your interest in musical theatre and your reasons for applying to this program, followed by one monologue of your choice no longer than two minutes from a published play or musical.
Video file #3: One one-minute sample of movement or dance. The selection should be representative of skill-level (include pirouettes, jumps and any type of acrobatic movements).
PDF file #1: A résumé or summary covering your past theatre experiences.