Inspire Creative Theater Training

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Theater Training at Parker Arts

Taught by the industry professionals of Inspire Creative
Open to beginners up to serious acting students, this theater training is designed as a progressive, multi-class program with ten week semesters during the fall and winter/spring, prepping students for a Parker Arts and Inspire Creative youth summer production. Save $20 by registering for two classes. Save $40 by registering for three classes. 

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Teen Musical Theater Voice and Dance

Ages: 12-18
Come build your triple threat! Students will first learn songs from the musical theatre canon and develop vocal technique while learning to be a part of a musical theatre ensemble. Students will then hone their skills in multiple styles of musical theatre dance and learn how to build character and act, while singing and dancing. All levels welcome.
Instructor: Inspire Creative
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $250 R/$275 NR
8628 W, Feb. 8 – Apr. 26, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (No class March 22 and 29)

Kids Musical Theatre Voice and Dance

Ages: 7-11
Come learn to sing and dance from the theatre professionals at Inspire Creative! Learn the secrets of song and dance while having a blast! Students will gain skills and confidence as singers and movers while learning repertoire from the musical theatre canon. Students will develop vocal technique and learn the foundations of musical theatre dance in a fun and supportive environment. This class will prepare students to perform in musical theatre productions.
Instructor: Inspire Creative
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $225 R/$247 NR
8629 Th, Feb. 9 – Apr. 27, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. (No class March 23 and 30)

Kids & Teen Acting

Ages: 7-18
Uncover a whole new world of dramatic arts with the guidance of theater industry professionals. Acting students explore movement, vocalization, character development and ensemble-building in this 10-week session. Through exercises, students begin to develop acting skills needed to create truthful, well-developed-characters and delve more thoroughly into script analysis. Acting classes emphasize physical and vocal work, improvisation and scene work all while helping students discover their amazing potential.
Instructor: Inspire Creative
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $190 R/$209 NR
8631 M, Feb. 6 – Apr. 24, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Kids (No class March 20 and 27)
8588 M, Feb. 6 – Apr. 24, 6:45 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. Teen (No class March 20 and 27)

Adult Acting

Ages: 18+
This class is designed for adults who are interested in acting. Whether you want to work on your confidence in front of a crowd, or you want to brush up on your acting skills to audition for a show, or you are just looking for something fun to do, this is the class for you. Adult Acting will focus on public speaking skills, character building, and improvisation in a fun and non-judgmental environment.
Instructor: Inspire Creative
Location: The Schoolhouse
Fee: $190 R/$209 NR
8637 M, Feb. 6 – Apr. 24, 6:45 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. (No class March 20 and 27)

Summer Student Musical - Bye Bye Birdie

Ages: 10-18
Join theater professionals at Inspire Creative for our summer student 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 6 from 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. with callbacks on May 7 from 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Audition registration and packets, and the rehearsal schedule will be available at To schedule an audition online, click here.  Performances will be held August 11-13, 2017.
Audition Location: The Schoolhouse
Rehearsal Location: PACE Center
Cast Fee: $400 
M, W, May 29 - Aug. 13, 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Cast will register after May 7.

Summer Production Apprentice & Stagehand

Ages: 10-18
Assist Parker Arts and Inspire Creative in producing the student summer musical. Tech apprentices will be paired with mentors to shadow during Parker Arts' production of Hairspray, then assist in designing and producing student summer musical of Bye Bye Birdie
Production Stagehands will work under the direction of the Bye Bye Birdie Director and assist in designing and producing the show of our summer student production.
Tech Apprentice and Stagehand applicationd and online interview registrations are available at To schedule and interview, click here.
Interview Location: The Schoolhouse
Class Location: PACE Center
9146 Production Apprentice Fee: $125
10265 Stagehand Fee: $75
M, W, May 31 – Aug. 18, 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Performances:  F, Sa, Su, Aug. 11 – 18 

Musical Theater Audition Workshop

Ages: 10-18
Join the director and choreographer of Inspire Creative's summer student show Bye Bye Birdie for a fun 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.
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $35 R/$38 NR
9618 Sa, April 29, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Monologue Master Class

Ages: 12-18
Join actor, director, and theater scholar Dr. Amy Osatinski, Inspire Creative's Education Program Director for an informative master class where she will illuminate the art of preparing and performing monologues. Participants are encouraged to bring prepared monologues, and several will be able to be a part of the class.
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $35 R/$38 NR
9621 Sa, June 17, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Musical Theater Jazz Master Class

Ages: 12+
Join Tobi Compton, an accomplished dancer and choreographer who has worked on numerous Inspire Creative musicals, for an intense two hour master class to hone your skills in musical theater jazz dance.
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $35 R/$38 NR
9619 Sa, July 22, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Musical Theater Dance

Age: 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: $75 R/$82 NR
Sundays, 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. 
8061 Su, Feb. 5 - March 12
8062 Apr. 2 - May 12