August 15-19, Mon-Fri 9am-5pm (Grades 7-12)
Students learn to enhance their musical theatre skills. In this week long course, incoming 7th-12th grade students will focus on audition technique as well as a collaboration of music, acting and movement to tell as story This camp runs August 14-18, 9AM-5PM. The program ends with a showcase on Saturday, August 19 @ 12PM consisting of student acted and directed scenes. Mandatory auditions will be Sunday, August 13 from 5-7PM at NOVA. See requirements below. Tuition for this camp is $200. If you register by July 24, you will receive a $20 discount.
Please come prepared with a theatrical resume along with 32 bars (verse and chorus) of a Broadway musical number. You may bring sheet music or sheet music. A CD player and aux chord and accompanist will be available. If you are using sheet music, please mark the start and end of your selected piece. NO ACAPELLA! You may also be asked to learn a short dance combo so be sure to bring movement clothes if you intend to dress up…..which doesn’t hurt. Treat this as a professional audition. If you are having trouble finding a song, please feel free to look at any of the following characters (unfortunately, for legal reasons, we cannot provide you with any sheet music. Any Broadway sheet music can be found at www.musicnotes.com).
– Don Quixote from Man of La’ Mancha (see “Impossible Dream”)
– Tevya from Fiddler on the Roof (see “If I Were a Rich Man”)
– Gabe from Next to Normal (see “I’m Alive”)
– Bobby Strong from Urinetown: The Musical (see “Look at the Sky” or “Run Freedom Run”)
– Jack from Into the Woods (see “Look at the Sky)….except you Harley!
– Billy from Anything Goes (see “All Through the Night”)
– Freddy Einsford Hill from My Fair Lady (see “Street Where You Live”)
– Mrs Lovett from Sweeny Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (see “Wait”)
– Millie from Thoroughly Modern Millie (see “Gimmie, Gimmie”)
– Mrs Pennywise from Urinetown: The Musical (see “Privilege to Pee”)
– Natalie from Next to Normal (see “Superboy and the Invisible Girl”)
– Fiona from Shrek: The Musical (see “Morning Person”)
– Maria from The Sound of Music (see “Confidence”)
– Maria from West Side Story (see “I Feel Pretty”)