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2017/2018 Sibling Discount 

Register one child and take 10% off the second child’s tuition!

Discounts for classes only, discounts do not apply to productions, private lessons, Fairy Tale Theatre, MTC Mini Musicals, or College-Bound programs/packages


FALL TERM: September 11 - December 13, 2017
SPRING TERM: January 22 - April 23, 2018


Theatre Playground 

This class allows young actors to take their first steps into performing in a low-pressure, safe environment that will empower them to continue using their voices and bodies to communicate from center stage. Using children’s stories ranging from familiar fairy tales to modern day youth literature, your child will learn the basics of presenting for an audience, improvising, and acting in character. A fun acting class tailored to young school-aged children where kids will work on classroom skills such as following directions, listening, and working with others in a fun and creative way. The last day of each session is Share Day when student can share an informally staged piece with families and friends. No pre-requisite or placement is required for this course.

Ages 4-5
Mon 3:30-4:15pm
Session 1: 9/11 - 10/23; No class on 10/9
Session 2: 10/30 - 12/11; No class on 11/20
Tuition: $150/session


Acting & Improv

Students explore acting techniques and build a solid acting foundation by developing listening, interacting and reacting skills, working with scene partners and learning theater games as a group. Using the Uta Hagen technique, developed at HB Studios in NYC, students discover creativity, imagination and develop a strong foundation as a confident, enthusiastic and skilled actor through scenes, monologues and student-written projects.

Acting & Improv 1 (Grades 1-2)
Weds 4:15pm    
Tuition: $450/term

Acting & Improv 2 (Grades 3-4)
Weds 5:15pm  
Tuition: $450/term

Acting & Improv for High School (Grades 9-12)
Mon 7:00pm  
Tuition: $595/term


Improv Madness!

If your dream is to be on Saturday Night Live, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Whose Line Is It Anyway, or simply to make your friends laugh, this class is for you! Learn the fundamentals of improv techniques made famous by groups like The Groundlings and Second City as you tap your inner Robin Williams in this supportive and fun-filled environment!  


Grades 5-8:
Mon 6:15pm
Tuition: $595/term
 

Grades 1-4:
Tues 4:15pm
Tuition: $450/term


New for Fall 2017/2018: Fairy Tale Theatre

Performance class designed for first-timers! The first half hour of class will focus on acting technique, the basics of presenting for an audience, improvising, and acting in character.  The last hour of class with focus on rehearsal - using children’s stories ranging from familiar fairy tales to modern day youth literature, culminating in an informal performance on the final day! This class allows young actors to take their first steps into performing in a low-pressure, safe environment that will empower them to continue using their voices and bodies to communicate from center stage. No pre-requisite or placement is required for this course.

Fairy Tale Theatre (Grades 1-3)
Sat 9:30am-11:00am
Dates: 10/14-12/9; No class 11/25
Tuition: $250/term


New for 2017/2018: MTC Mini Musicals

A great class for students who cannot get enough of their favorite musicals! Each four week session will focus on a different musical! The students will take elements of a musical (Songs and Dialogue) and incorporate them into a short concert style piece for an informal performance on the final day! No pre-requisite or placement is required for this course.

MTC Mini Musicals (Grades 4-8)
Sat 11:30am - 1:30pm
Tuition: $250/session

We are offering THREE four week courses during the 2017-2018 school year. The sessions are as follows:

Session 1:
10/28 - 11/18

Session 2:
1/20 - 2/10

Session 3:
4/21 - 5/12


Musical Theatre

Students learn the basics of musical theatre, developing their skills in dance, voice and musical theatre presentation styles, including basic vocal technique and musical scenes. Young performers acquire the skills that will become the foundation for performing in musicals through solo and ensemble material, as well as staging and choreographing scenes and numbers from hit Broadway shows!

Musical Theatre 1 (Grades 1-2)
Mon 4:15pm
Weds 4:15pm

Tuition: $450/term

Musical Theatre 2 (Grades 3-4)
Tues 4:15pm   
Tuition: $450/term

Musical Theatre 3 (Grades 5-6)
Mon 5:15pm
Tuition: $595/term


Acting for Film & TV

The Film & TV Series teaches specific techniques of on-camera performance including acting in commercials, soaps, television series and films by working on-camera each week. Students learn all the steps to a successful film or television audition, including how to improvise, prepare text, memorize quickly and interview well. In addition, students learn the different techniques for commercials, film and television and the difference between live and
filmed auditions. 

Acting for Film & TV (Grades 4-8)
Weds 5:15pm  
Tuition: $595/term


New for Fall 2017/2018: 5, 6, 7, 8, Tap!

A Musical Theatre tap class! This class will focus on proper technique, style and performance ability all taught by a former Rockette! Think “42ndStreet” and “Anything Goes”! Musical Theatre tap dancing includes more arm movements, artistic body movements and movements across the floor more than just regular rhythm tap dancing! Tap shoes must be purchased by student – recommended brand – BLOCH tap shoes.

5, 6, 7, 8, Tap! (Grades 5-8)
Tues 5:15pm - 6:10pm
Tuition: $195/term


Teen Dance

Dance is the third major component required for every good musical theatre perfromer. MTC dance classes focus on proper technique, style and performance abitlitiy in both ballet and jazz. Have fun while learning to move to a variety of musical styles. 

Teen Dance (Grades 9-12)
Tues 7pm
Tuition: $450/term

Beginning/Intermediate Tap (Grades 9-12)
Tues 6:15pm
Tuition: $180/term


MTC's Triple Threat Class

Become a triple threat in dance, acting and musical theatre all in one class! Get the best training in acting/improv, dance and musical theatre and how they all work together rolled into 2 hours/week! Don’t forget -  The best way to land those bigger roles is to do it all WELL! Grades 6 – 9. Class size limited to 14. Sign up today!

MTC's Triple Threat Class (Grades 6-9) 
Weds 6:15-8:15pm
Tuition: $795/term


Pre-K & Grade K
Theatre Playground

Grade 1
Acting & Improv 1
Musical Theatre 1
Improv Madness!
Fairy Tale Theatre

Grade 2
Acting & Improv 1
Musical Theatre 1
Improv Madness!
Fairy Tale Theatre

Grade 3
Acting & Improv 2
Musical Theatre 2
Improv Madness!
Fairy Tale Theatre

Grade 4
Acting & Improv 2
Musical Theatre 2
Acting for Film & TV
Improv Madness!
MTC Mini Musicals

Grade 5
Musical Theatre 3
Acting for Film & TV
Improv Madness!
5, 6, 7, 8, Tap!
MTC Mini Musicals

Grade 6
Musical Theatre 3
Acting for Film & TV
MTC's Triple Threat Class
Improv Madness!
5, 6, 7, 8, Tap!
MTC Mini Musicals

Grade 7
Acting for Film & TV
MTC's Triple Threat Class
Improv Madness!
5, 6, 7, 8, Tap!
MTC Mini Musicals

Grade 8
Acting for Film & TV
MTC's Triple Threat Class
Improv Madness!
5, 6, 7, 8, Tap!
MTC Mini Musicals

Grade 9
Acting & Improv for High School
Teen Dance
MTC's Triple Threat Class
College-Bound in the Performing Arts

Grade 10
Acting & Improv for High School
Teen Dance
College-Bound in the Performing Arts

Grade 11
Acting & Improv for High School
Teen Dance
College-Bound in the Performing Arts

Grade 12
Acting & Improv for High School
Teen Dance
College-Bound in the Performing Arts


Private Voice 

For the serious young musical theatre singer, MTC offers private study in voice. Lessons are one half hour per week. Students develop a solid vocal technique specifically focused on the requirements for healthy singing in the musical theatre including vocal production, breathing, healthy belting for women, appropriate musical theatre repertoire and audition techniques. 

Private Voice
Grades 6 and up (Pre-evaluation required)
Tuition: $695 for 12 half-hour sessions

Private Piano 

Focus on technique, basic music theory and comprehensive piano skills while learning classical, jazz and Broadway repertoire. Perfect for all ages, accepting  beginner, intermediate and advanced students.  

Private Piano
Grades 4 and up
Tuition: $695 for 12 half-hour sessions


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Student Production Pre-requisites: 

  • Students must be in second grade
  • Students have to be currently registered in a class to participate in a production
  • Students have to have been in class at MTC for one year before auditioning for a production or have director’s approval

Dreamworks
Shrek the Musical Jr.

Fall 2017 Term (Grades 2-8)
Rehearsals: Thurs 4:15-6:15
Performances: January 6, 1:00pm and 5:00pm  and January 7, 1:00pm
Tuition: $595

Click "More Info" For Detailed Breakdown of Requirements and to Download and Print Audition Form, Performer Contract, and Swag Form

 
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Pinocchio

Spring 2018 Term (Grades 2-8)
Rehearsals: Thurs 4:15-6:15
Performances: May 19, 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm and May 20, 1:00 pm
Tuition: $595

Click "More Info" For Detailed Breakdown of Requirements and to Download and Print Audition Form, Performer Contract, and Swag Form

 

FALL TERM: September 11 - December 13, 2017
SPRING TERM: January 22 - April 23, 2018