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Youth Summer Production


Summer Youth Production - High School Musical


Ages: 10-18
Audition for Parker Arts and Inspire Creative’s youth summer production of High School Musical. Students will experience the process of putting up a professional musical production while learning confidence and skills in acting, singing, and dancing. Participants must sign up for auditions scheduled to be held on May 19, from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. with callbacks on May 20, from 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Audition registration and packets, and rehearsal schedule are available at www.InspireCreative.org. Students will meet 2-3 times a week over the summer to rehearse the show and then perform five shows August 10-18.
Location: The Schoolhouse
Auditions: Sa, May 19 (must sign up for audition time with Inspire Creative)
12610 Rehearsals: M, W, Sa May 30 – Aug. 9. 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Performances:  F, Sa, Su, Aug. 10 – 18
Fee: $400 if cast. 

Summer Production Apprenticeship


Ages: 15-18
Assist Parker Arts and Inspire Creative in producing the student summer musical of High School Musical. Tech student apprentices will be required to do an interview and present a design portfolio of past work.  If selected as an apprentice, you will assist in designing and building the scenery and technical elements of the production.  Students will be able to focus on areas of interest such as scenery, lighting, sound, props, and costumes. Tech Apprentice Program application and interview registrations are available at www.InspireCreative.org.
Interviews: Sa, May 19 (Must register for interview time.)
Location: The Schoolhouse
Fee: $125 if selected.
12611 M, W, May 30 – Aug. 9, 4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Performances:  F, Sa, Su, Aug. 10 – 18

Summer Production Stagehand


Ages: 10-18
Students will work as the run crew for the production of High School Musical.  Stagehands will join the Apprentices in building the scenery for the production and will help to run the backstage during the performances.  Stagehands must be able to be at every Tech rehearsal and every performance of the show.  Stagehands can also work in specific areas of interest such as deck crew, sound crew, lighting crew, props crew and costume crew. Stagehand application and interview registrations are available at www.InspireCreative.org.   
Interviews: Sa, May 19 (Must register for interview time.)
Location: The Schoolhouse
Fee: $75 if selected
12612 M, W, May 30 – Aug. 9, 4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Performances: F, Sa, Su, Aug. 10 – 18

Summer Teen Intensive


Ages: 12-18
Looking for a summer intensive for teens that are serious about the arts? Look no further than Inspire Creative’s summer teen intensive where students work with professionals in this highly-challenging and fun summer intensive for teens. Students will learn challenging choreography, sing great harmonies, and learn songs and scenes from their favorite musicals, all while furthering their musical theater craft. This camp intensive will end in a showcase on Friday. Students should come dressed to move (dance shoes recommended) and bring a peanut-free lunch, snack, and water bottle each day.
Instructor: Inspire Creative
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $250 R/$275 NR
12437 M-F, June 18 – 22, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

Broadway Showcase Series

 
Broadway Showcase is designed as a progressive sequence in musical theater training that will advance students crafts and prepare them for future auditions and performances, including for Parker Arts and Inspire Creative youth summer production.
Students will move sequentially through the showcase series and will be placed by ability: beginning, intermediate and advanced. To enroll, students must sign up to the Broadway Showcase Series, Class No. 12366 at no fee. Enrolled students will be contacted by Inspire Creative to schedule an audition time on Jan. 31 at PACE Center. After initial enrollment, student placement in the leveled courses will be based on previous showcase enrollment or by audition/approval. After placement, students must register to assigned level and pay their fee. Please see class dates and fees below. Direct curriculum questions to inspiretanner@gmail.com and registration questions to PACEedu@parkeronline.org
Download the Broadway Showcase Series Flyer.  
 


Beginning Broadway Showcase


Ages: 9-18
Jump into the wonderful world of musical theater in this introductory class taught by the area’s leading professionals. Learn the basics of musical theater movement, singing and acting while learning songs, scenes and dances from popular musical theater shows. This class will end with a performance showcase. No classes will be held during Spring Break (March 21.)
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $175 R/$192 NR
10836 W, Feb. 7 – May 2, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Intermediate Broadway Showcase


Ages: 12-18
Further your musical theater craft in the next level of the Showcase sequence. Students will explore many different genres and styles of musical theater voice, scene-work, and dance. The first hour of the course, students will receive personalized training in the areas of dance, voice, and acting in our level one class. The second hour of the course, students will rehearse a musical theater Broadway showcase to be performed on the last day of class. Students must have completed the Beginning Showcase to enroll for Intermediate Showcase or audition by emailing inspiretanner@gmail.com.  No classes will be held during Spring Break (March 21.)
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $300 R/$330 NR
10837 W, Feb. 7 – May 2, 5:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.


Advanced Broadway Showcase


Ages: 14-18
Refine your musical theater talent in the next level of the Showcase sequence designed to advance musical theatre technique and training. The first hour of the course, students will receive personalized training in the areas of dance, voice, and acting in our level two classes. The second hour of the course, students will prepare advanced choreography, scene-work, and songs from Broadway’s favorites. On the last day of class, students will perform a final showcase. Students must have completed the Intermediate Showcase to enroll for Advanced Showcase or audition by emailing inspiretanner@gmail.com
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $300 R/$330 NR
10838 W, Feb. 7 – May 2, 6:00 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. (Sorry, not open at this time.)

Maximum Harmony - Take your skills to the max!


Ages: 11-18
Audition to be in this highly selective musical theater performance ensemble. In this advanced show-choir, participants will learn extensive harmonies, vocal arrangements and choreography to some of musical theater’s best show-stoppers. The semester will end with a highly-creative, challenging and collaborative performance medley. Scheduled auditions will be held Jan. 31, 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at PACE Center. Please email inspiretanner@gmail.com to schedule your audition. No classes will be held during Spring Break (March 22.)
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $225 R/$247 NR
10839 Th, Feb. 8 – May 3, 5:45 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. 
 

Broadway Kids - All levels welcome!


Ages: 6-11
Young triple threats in the making will learn the basics of musical theater voice and dance. Students will sing, dance, and play theater games while learning fun choreography and songs from their favorite musicals and Disney hits. (Open to all levels and no audition is required for this Inspire Creative introduction to theater!)
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $85 R/$94 NR
10840 Sa, Feb. 10 – March 17, 10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. (Please note time correction.)

Musical Theater Dance


Ages: 15+
Learn different styles of Broadway dance and choreography as well as improving your dance technique. Proper warm up, body placement and some good conditioning will get you where you need to be. Whether you are getting ready for your next audition, show or just want to have something fun to do, this class is for you. All levels welcome. 
Instructor: Liane Adamo
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $48 R/$52 NR (4 week session)
Sundays, 10:00 a.m.–11:15 p.m.
12653 July 8 - July 29
12654 Aug. 5 - Aug. 26
    

Theater Workshops with Inspire Creative

Broadway Jazz Dance Audition Workshop


Ages: 15+
Join the director and choreographer of Inspire Creative's fall musical A Chorus Line for a challenging and informative audition workshop. The first hour will be full of tips and advice on how to select and prepare material, as well as an opportunity to ask questions. The second half of the workshop will be a hands-on dance audition workshop where participants will learn several combinations and receive feedback on their audition skills.
Instructor: Inspire Creative
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $35 R/ $38 NR
12827 Sa, July 14, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Adult Tap   


Learn and practice the basics of tap vocabulary like shuffles, flaps, digs, time-steps in simple rhythm combinations and across the floor traveling steps. Then we put it together for quick, fun and rhythmically challenging tap combos set to music. Tap shoes are required.
Instructor: Inspire Creative Staff
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $46 R/$50 NR (4 week sessions)
Sundays, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 
12656 July 8 - July 29
12657 Aug. 5 - Aug. 26
    


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