Inspire Theater Company Training

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Spring Programming

Beginning Broadway Showcase

Ages: 9-18
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. This class is the first step of the Broadway Showcase Series and no audition is required to enroll.
Instructor: Inspire Theater Company
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $175 R/$192 NR
14448 W, Feb 13 – May 8, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (no class 3/20)

Maximum Harmony

Ages: 12-18
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. Auditions will be held on Saturday, February 2 at Inspire Creative Music Studio on Mainstreet. Please email inspiretanner@gmail.com to schedule your audition.
Instructor: Inspire Theater Company
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $225 R/$247 NR
14452 Th, Feb 14 – May 9, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (no class 3/21)

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: $70 R/$77 NR
Sundays, 10:00 a.m.–11:15 a.m.
14503 Feb 17-Mar 24
14504 Mar 31-May 12 (no class 4/21)

Adult Tap

Ages: 16 +
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: $68 R/$74 NR
Sundays, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
14506 Feb 17-Mar 24
14507 Mar 31-May 12 (no class 4/21)

Parker Arts & Inspire Creative Youth Summer Musical - Freaky Friday - Audition Workshop

Ages: 10+
Join the director and choreographer of Inspire Creative's summer student show 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.
Instructor: Inspire Creative
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $35 R/ $38 NR
14455 Sa, Apr. 27, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Summer Programming

Summer Teen Musical – Freaky Friday!

Ages: 10-18
Audition for Parker Arts and Inspire Theater Company’s youth summer production of Freaky Friday. Students will experience the process of putting up a professional musical production while developing confidence and skills in acting, singing, and dancing. Participants must sign up for auditions scheduled to be held on May 18, from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. with callbacks on May 19, from 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Audition registration and packets and detailed rehearsal schedule are available at www.InspireCreative.org. Students will meet 2-3 times a week over the summer to rehearse and there will be a total of seven performances August 9-17.
Location: The Schoolhouse
Fee: $400 if cast. Students should register to class 15606
Auditions: Sa, May 18 (Must sign-up for audition time.)
Rehearsals: M, W May 29 – Aug. 8, 4:30 – 7:00 p.m.
                    Sa Jul 6 – Aug 3, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Performances:  F, Sa, Su, Aug. 9 – 17

Summer Production Apprenticeship - Freaky Friday!

Ages: 15-18
Assist Parker Arts and Inspire Creative in producing the student summer musical of Freaky Friday. 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 18 (Must register for interview time.)
Location: The Schoolhouse
Fee: $125 if selected. Students should register to class 15607
Rehearsals: M, W May 29 – Aug. 8, 4:30 – 7:00 p.m.
                    Sa Jul 6 – Aug 3, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Performances: F, Sa, Su, Aug. 9 – 17

Summer Production Stagehand - Freaky Friday!

Ages: 10-18
Students will work as the run crew for the production of Freaky Friday. 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.  
Fee: $75 if selected. Students should register to class 15608
Class: M, W, July 22 – Aug. 18, 4:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Performances:  F, Sa, Su, Aug. 9 – 17

Summer Camps

Summer Teen Musical Theater Intensive

Ages: 12-19
Looking for a summer class for teens that are serious about performing arts? This is it! Work with the area’s leading 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 intensive will end in a showcase. Students should come dressed to move (dance shoes recommended).
Instructor: Inspire Theater Company
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $250 R/$275 NR
15479 M-F, June 10 – 14, 12:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Summer Show Choir

Ages: 8-18
In this Show Choir, participants will learn extensive harmonies, vocal arrangements, and choreography to some of musical theater’s best show-stoppers! Students should come dressed to move (dance shoes recommended.)
Instructor: Inspire Theater Company
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $250 R/$275 NR
15475 M-F, June 17 – 21, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Ages: 8-12
15476 M-F, June 17 – 21, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.  Ages: 13-18

American Idols

Ages: 5-14
This camp is a perfect blend of American Idol, KidzBop, and Glee! This intensive one-week camp will catapult your young performers into the world of stage and vocal performance. Campers will prepare to showcase their talent through solos, duets, group numbers, and choreography.  Students will also receive training in such areas as connecting with the audience from the stage, communicating a song’s message, stage movement, and vocal coaching. Students will show off what they have learned with an informal show for family and friends on the last day of camp.
Instructor: Inspire Theater Company
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $150 R/$165 NR
15473 M-F, July 8 – 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Ages: 5-9
15474 M-F, July 8 – 12, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.  Ages: 10-14

Parker on Broadway

Ages: 8-14
Come join the musical theater professionals at Inspire Theater Company and experience musical theater just like Broadway! Students will build skills in singing and acting while exploring songs, choreography, and scenes from Broadway musicals. Students will learn how to create characters while singing and moving with confidence! The camp will end in a showcase on Friday. Students should come dressed to move (dance shoes recommended).
Instructor: Inspire Theater Company
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $250 R/$275 NR
15472 M-F, July 15 – 19, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Beatz: Hip Hop Camp

Ages: 7-14
This summer, come join us for an amazing week of learning the coolest hip hop moves. This camp is for students who want to learn or sharpen their hip hop dance skills! Learn “music video” style choreography and hip hop technique that is age-appropriate, high energy, and fun! Camp will end in a showcase on Friday. Students should come dressed to move (dance shoes recommended).
Instructor: Inspire Theater Company
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $250 R/$275 NR
15477 M-F, July 22 – 26, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Ages: 7-10
15478 M-F, July 22 – 26, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.  Ages: 11-14

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