Musical Theatre combines acting technique, dance, choreography, music & voice theory as well as theatre production to bring a complete performance experience to the focused learner. Classes explore human and social conditions, performance skills, audition technique, text analysis, theater history, technical theater, culture, the concepts of community teamwork through the performing arts. Instruction is focused on practical learning, with opportunities to participate in master classes with professional artists, and on site field trips.
Studying Musical Theatre helps develop transferable skills: creativity, leadership, responsibility, analytical and critical thinking, self-confidence, attention to detail, discipline, and perseverance; all of which are highly desirable in business and other fields.
This award-winning program is was most recently apart of Papermill Playhouse’s Adopt-A-School Program through the spring of 2017, which included guest workshops, field trips, performances and showcases with some of the top professionals in Musical Theatre.