Fall 2014 Class Info
￼Classes Begin THURSDAY August 14th!!!
* See bottom of page for class dates and refund policy*
All of the classes listed on this page will be held at Johns Creek Baptist Church, 6910 McGinnis Ferry Road, Alpharetta, Georgia.
TUITION is $250
￼￼Our Gang: FROZEN
Join Anna, Elsa and Olaf as they journey through the icy land and learn how to bring summer back to Arendelle. This class is the perfect place for young budding performers to learn all about theatre. Students will develop skills such as how to build a character, basic vocal techniques and movement. This age is not eligible to audition for our main stage show but they will participate in a showcase at the end of the session.
￼Matilda - Musical Theatre
Matilda is the story of an extraordinary girl who dreams of a better life. Armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, Matilda dares to take a stand to change her destiny. Explore the world of this smash Broadway hit. This class will combine the three disciplines of acting, singing and dance. Students will connect their singing to the wants of the characters and identify musical elements within the context of the story.
Disney’s Villains - Musical Theatre
You've seen them in every Disney animated feature. They're mean. They're nasty. They're the Disney villains, the bad guys and gals who make life miserable for our heroes, while making the movies exciting for us. Well now is your chance to act, sing and move like your favorite Disney Villain. This class is best suited for the performer that is ready to put all of their skills together into an amazing performance!
Specialty: Make-up/Character Development
2nd -5th grade
What makes a character more than just an actor quoting lines or singing a song? They become real with Make-up! Come join us in an exploration of all that make-up can offer. Using the world of fantasy and whimsy students will not only learn about character development but also how
to design and apply make-up for that character. This class will be 1⁄2 character development and 1⁄2 make-up and will culminate in a performance as your character in full make-up.
Your child will learn the fundamentals of how to apply stage make-up and turn their faces into a fascinating character. By the end of class they’ll be ready for the stage!
￼**This class is limited in size and requires an additional $20 supply cost paid on the first class.
CABARET Performance Group
6th grade- Age 18
Are there songs that you are just dying to sing or characters you are longing to bring to life? Well now is your chance. This class will give students the opportunity to perform numbers from some of their favorite musicals and present them to an audience in a special performance at the end of the session. Students will stretch their skills in acting as well as vocal performance and more importantly put their skills to the test in front of a live audience. There will be several opportunities for this class to perform outside of our end-of-session showcase. This class is
best suited for the performer with a lot of stage experience and will be taught at and intermediate-advanced level.
**There will be a vocal assessment the first class so everyone should come prepared with a 1 minute vocal selection.**
Specialty: Make-up/Character Development
6th grade- age 18
What makes a character more than just an actor quoting lines or singing a song? They become real with Make-up! Come join us in an exploration of all that make-up can offer. Using the world of fantasy and whimsy students will not only learn about character development but also how to design and apply make-up for that character. This class will be 1⁄2 character development and 1⁄2 make-up and will culminate in a performance as your character in full make-up. Students will learn the fundamentals of stage make-up application and will create fascinating characters. By the end of class they’ll be ready for the stage!
￼** This class is limited in size and requires an additional $20 supply cost paid on the first class.
Broadway Villains - Musical Theatre
6th grade- Age 18
You've seen them in roles such as in Jekyll and Hyde, Oklahoma, The Phantom of the Opera, The Lion King, Little Shop of Horrors, Wicked, The Little Mermaid, and more! They're the villains of Broadway who make life miserable for our heroes, while keeping us on the edge of our seats! Well now is your chance to act, sing and move like your favorite villain! Come explore these exciting characters of Broadway with us!
Online Courses for Students of Ages 8-18
Our online courses are designed to offer the classroom experience to our students that might not be able to commit to our regular Thursday evening schedule.
Acting with an Accent New York or Cockney
Students will embark on a journey to learn one of the two most useful accents in the theatrical world. Students may choose between the New York or Cockney accent series. Every 2 weeks students will receive a lesson plan as well as mp3 demonstration tracks that will guide them through the steps of mastering their accent. It is suggested that students select a monologue to accompany them through this process. So whether you’re a playing a lead in an wiseguy newsie or signing it up as a chimney sweep you are bound to need one of these accent during your theatrical career. The only hard part is choosing which one!
Fall 2014 Class Schedule *
Classes will be held on Thursdays.
Act 1 (ages 4-5th grade) will be from 4:30-6:15pm and Act 2 (6th grade- age 18) will be held 6:30-8:30pm.
Aug 14 – Week 1
Aug 21 – Week 2
Aug 28 – Week 3
Sep 04 – Week 4
Sep 11 – Week 5
Sep 18 – Week 6
Sep 25 – Week 7
Oct 02 – Week 8
Oct 09 – Week 9
Oct 16 – Week 10
Oct 23 – Week 11
Oct 30 – Week 12
Nov 04 – Week 13 THIS IS A TUESDAY
Nov 06 – Week 14 Showcase
**************** REFUND POLICY*****************
*FULL Refund before 8-14-2014
* 50% between 8-14-2014 to 8-22-2014
* NO refunds after 8-23-2014
￼* NO REFUNDS FOR STUDENTS WHO AUDITION FOR OUR CURRENT PRODUCTION, however we can transfer you to another class if you are not happy with the one you have chosen for a
$25 transfer fee.
* There will be a $25 charge for any transfers between classes, unless made by CYT staff due to class cancellation or openings in a newly added class.
* CYT Atlanta has the right to cancel any class due to insufficient enrollment. Families will be notified if this occurs at least 24 hours prior to the start of the first class.