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*2018/2019 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, MTC Mini Musicals, or College-Bound programs/packages. Discounts cannot be stacked.


FALL TERM: September 17 - December 20, 2018
SPRING TERM: January 28 - April 29, 2019

REGISTRATION FOR THE 2019 SPRING TERM OPENS ON:
November 12th, 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.

Theatre Playground (Ages 4-5)
Mon 3:30-4:15pm
Session 1: 1/28 - 3/11; No class on 2/18
Session 2: 3/18 - 4/29; No class on 4/15
Tuition: $150/session


Intro to Acting

Students explore acting techniques and build a solid acting foundation by developing listening, interacting and reacting skills, working with scene partners, and taking part in theatre activities as a group. By portraying different characters in all kinds of situations, students discover creativity, imagination and develop a strong foundation as a confident, enthusiastic and skilled actors through scenes, monologues and student-written projects.

Intro to Acting 1 (Grades 1-2)
Tues 5:15pm-6:10pm
Tuition: $450/term

Intro to Acting 2 (Grades 3-5)
Tues 5:15pm-6:10pm
Tuition: $450/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!  


Improv Madness 2 (Grades 5-8)
Mon 6:15pm-7:45pm
Tuition: $595/term

Improv Madness 1 (Grades 3-4)
Tues 4:15pm-5:10pm
Tuition: $450/term


New for 2018/2019: Lights! Camera! Action!

Every wonder what it’s like behind the camera? Now you can find out! In this film production class, students will learn the basics of filmmaking by creating their own news stories, short films, and more. The students will also get hands on experience with cameras, tripods, lights, and microphones. From pre-production to post-production, get ready to see a whole other side of movie making!

Lights! Camera! Action! (Grades 6-8)
Mon 4:15pm-6:15pm
Tuition: $525/term


MTC Mini Musicals

A low-commitment and fast-paced class for students new to the theatre world or who can't get enough of their favorite musicals! Each four week session will focus on a different musical! The students will take elements of a musical and incorporate them into a short, abridged 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

Session 1: FROZEN
2/2 - 3/2 NO CLASS 2/16

Session 2: SCHOOL OF ROCK
3/23 - 4/13


Musical Theatre

Young performers acquire the skills that will become the foundation for performing in plays and musicals including learning Broadway songs, performing musical and non-musical scenes, and through other solo and ensemble material. Develop a solid acting foundation through character development, improv skills, vocal technique, and staging in this Broadway-bound performance class. 

Musical Theatre 1 (Grades 1-2)
Mon 4:15pm-5:10pm
Tues 4:15pm-5:10pm

Tuition: $450/term

Musical Theatre 2 (Grades 3-5)
Mon 5:15pm-6:10pm
Weds 5:15pm-6:10pm
Tuition: $450/term


Acting and Musical Theatre

A class to become the ultimate triple threat! Students will continue to learn acting techniques through advanced character building and scene examination. Meanwhile, they will also learn how song and dance can tell a story just as well as dialogue and how to communicate it to an audience. This is a perfect class for aspiring actors who are ready to take their acting and musical abilities to the next level.

Acting and Musical Theatre (Grades 6-8)
Weds 6:15pm-7:45pm
Tuition: $595/term


Acting for Film & TV

The Film & TV classes teach 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 1 (Grades 2-5)
Weds 4:15pm-5:10pm  
Tuition: $450/term

Acting for Film & TV 2 (Grades 6-8)
Weds 5:15pm-6:45pm  
Tuition: $595/term


Pre-K & Grade K
Theatre Playground

Grade 1
Intro to Acting 1
Musical Theatre 1

Grade 2
Intro to Acting 1
Musical Theatre 1
Acting for Film & TV 1

Grade 3
Intro to Acting 2
Musical Theatre 2
Acting for Film & TV 1
Improv Madness 1!

Grade 4
Intro to Acting 2
Musical Theatre 2
Acting for Film & TV 1
Improv Madness 1!
MTC Mini Musicals

Grade 5
Intro to Acting 2
Musical Theatre 2
Acting for Film & TV 1
Improv Madness 2!
MTC Mini Musicals

Grade 6
Acting and Musical Theatre
Acting for Film & TV 2
Lights! Camera! Action!
Improv Madness 2!
MTC Mini Musicals
Private Voice/Private Piano
 

Grade 7
Acting and Musical Theatre
Acting for Film & TV 2
Lights! Camera! Action!
Improv Madness 2!
MTC Mini Musicals
Private Voice/Private Piano
 

Grade 8
Acting and Musical Theatre
Acting for Film & TV 2
Lights! Camera! Action!
Improv Madness 2!
MTC Mini Musicals
Private Voice/Private Piano

Grades 9-12
Private Voice/Private Piano
College-Bound in the Performing Arts


Recommended Class Tracks

THE ACTOR TRACK
Theatre Playground > Intro to Acting 1 > Improv Madness 1 > Intro to Acting 2 > Improv Madness 2 > Acting and Musical Theatre

THE MUSICAL ACTOR TRACK
Theatre Playground > Musical Theatre 1 > Improv Madness 1 > Musical Theatre 2 > Improv Madness 2 > Acting and Musical Theatre
Voice Lessons highly recommended for this track

THE MOVIE STAR TRACK
Theatre Playground > Intro to Acting 1 > Acting for Film and TV 1 > Improv Madness 1 or 2 > Acting for Film and TV 2 > Lights! Camera! Action!


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: $385 for 6 half-hour sessions OR $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: $385 for 6 half-hour sessions OR $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

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Seussical Jr.

Fall 2018 Term (Grades 2-8)
Rehearsals: Thurs 4:15-6:15
Performances: January 12, 1:00pm and 5:00pm           and January 13, 1:00pm
Tuition: $595

 
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The Lion King Jr.

Spring 2019 Term (Grades 2-8)
Rehearsals: Thurs 4:15-6:15
Performances: May 18, 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm
and May 19, 1:00 pm
Tuition: $595

 

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