Fall 2019

Location Name Class DaysTuition
Studio One
Beginner Broadway Technique (Ages 7-11)
John Crampton
(Ages 7-11) Want to have happy feet? This class starts at the beginning and teaches all of the basic terminology and steps you'll need to feel comfortable dancing in a musical. Various styles of dance will be explored--jazz, modern, Latin, and more. Perfect for singers who always wanted to audition for a show, but were afraid of the dance call, or for first time dancers!
Ages 7-11
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
$275.00
Studio One
Beginner Broadway Technique (Ages 12-18)
John Crampton
(Ages 12-18) This class is for students who have little to no dance experience. The goal of the class is to introduce the language of jazz and musical theatre movement while teaching positions, dance vocabulary, good technique, body placement, and musicality. In addition, focus will be placed on expression and interpretation. This class is perfect for the teen Musical Theatre student looking to further their skills in both dance and performance.
Ages 12-18
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
$275.00
Studio One
Adult Tap (Beginner) - Session 1
John Crampton
Meets for a six-week session (9/2-10/21. No class 10/7). With special attention paid to the musical theater style, this class will work through common tap technique, progressions, and combinations. This class offers adults (and teens) the basic techniques of tap dance; rhythm, body mechanics, and musicality or sound. Students must bring their own tap shoes.
Ages 14-99
Monday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
$110.00
Studio One
Adult Tap (Beginner) - Session 2
John Crampton
Meets for a Six Week Session (11/4-12/9)
With special attention paid to the musical theater style, this class will work through common tap technique, progressions, and combinations. This class offers adults (and teens) the basic techniques of tap dance; rhythm, body mechanics, and musicality or sound. Students must bring their own tap shoes.

Ages 14-99
Monday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
$110.00
The Loft
OutProv (Ages 12-18)
William Oliver
A.C.T.'s OutProv is an improv group for LGBTQ+ teens and allies that are interested in theatre and social change. The members of OutProv will hone their skills in improvisational theatre in a safe-space environment where teacher-facilitators will also guide them through discussion of LGBTQ+ issues, train them as peer leaders, and develop an outreach curriculum to bring to after-school programs.
Ages 12-18
Monday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
$50.00
Studio One
Center Stage 1 (Tuesday, Ages 7-11)
Christie Reading
(Ages 7-11) Center Stage classes are comprehensive introductions to the techniques and skills needed to have fun and succeed in musical theatre. Students will be guided through a curriculum of instruction in acting, singing, music theory, and movement. Each class is divided up into mini vocal, dance and acting lessons that include lively activities taught by two or more instructors.
Students will also receive coaching in the art of auditioning.

Ages 7-11
Tuesday
3:45 PM to 5:00 PM
$350.00
Gala Room
Center Stage 2 (Tuesday, Ages 9-13)
Melissa Carubia
(Ages 9-13) Center Stage classes are comprehensive introductions to the techniques and skills needed to have fun and succeed in musical theatre. Students will be guided through a curriculum of instruction in acting, singing, music theory, and movement. Each class is divided up into mini vocal, dance and acting lessons that include lively activities taught by two or more instructors.
Students will also receive coaching in the art of auditioning.

This class is a continuation of the basic techniques covered in Center Stage 1. Students may enroll upon graduation from that course, or by permission of the instructors.

Ages 9-13
Tuesday
3:45 PM to 5:00 PM
$350.00
Gala Room
Center Stage 3 (Tuesday, Ages 12-18)
Melissa Carubia
(Ages 12-18) Are you looking to find yourself starring in a Company Theatre musical? Have you taken Center Stage 1 and 2? Do you love the idea of singing, dancing and acting your way through the big splashy musical numbers we all know and love? Center Stage 3 is your chance to learn from professional performers and guest artists on how to pick up dance routines quickly, stand out, and be heard on stage! This class offers advanced education in dance, voice and acting through putting it all together via the biggest and best moments from Broadway past and present. This class will perform a mini-revue at the end of the program based on the shows students have studied during the course.
Ages 12-18
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:15 PM
$350.00
Studio One
Children's Improv (Ages 8-12)
Christie Reading
(Ages 8-12) No script needed in this fun class that offers an introduction to improvisational theatre. Students will learn how to create memorable characters, build compelling scenes spontaneously, work well as part of a comedic ensemble, and have a lot of laughs.
Ages 8-12
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
$275.00
Gala Room
Youth Yoga (Ages 10-18)
Emily Radziwon
(Ages 10-18) This class, geared towards children and teens 10 years and up, will teach students the poses and language of yoga to build better body awareness, breath control, flexibility, strength, and mindfulness. Students will learn about alignment, meditation techniques, and breathing which will aid them in their singing, dancing and daily life. A yoga mat is required.
Ages 10-18
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
$275.00
Studio One
Adult Broadway Jazz - Session 1
Liz Tronni
Meets for six weeks (9/10-10/15)
This adult dance class is for beginner to intermediate dancers. The goal of the class is to teach the language and steps of jazz and Broadway dance focusing on performance, musicality, expression and interpretation. Each session involves a jazz warm-up, across the floor exercises, and learning a choreographed dance in the Broadway style to a musical theatre song.

Ages 14-99
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
$110.00
Studio One
Adult Broadway Jazz - Session 2
Liz Tronni
Meets for six weeks: (10/29-12/10, no class 11/26)
This adult dance class is for beginner to intermediate dancers. The goal of the class is to teach the language and steps of jazz and Broadway dance focusing on performance, musicality, expression and interpretation. Each session involves a jazz warm-up, across the floor exercises, and learning a choreographed dance in the Broadway style to a musical theatre song.

Ages 14-99
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
$110.00
Studio One
Choreography (Four-week workshop, Ages 10-18)
Jocelyn Ulloa
A four-week workshop for ages 10-18. Class meets 11/6 through 12/11, no class on 11/27 and 12/4.
Dancers have the opportunity to fuse different styles of dance while developing their own moves and routines and executing them with their classmates. Emphasis will be placed on storytelling and expression through movement.

Ages 10-18
Wednesday
3:45 PM to 5:00 PM
$100.00
The Loft
Theatre Games (Ages 7-11)
Christie Reading
(Ages 7-11) For the student seeking an introductory course to acting! Theatre Games is a fun way in which students will learn basic theatre etiquette and technique through improv games.
Ages 7-11
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
$275.00
Studio One
Children's Acting 1 (Wednesday, Ages 8-12)
Christie Reading
(Ages 8-12) This course is designed to teach the fundamentals of acting technique in a fun and exciting environment.
Students will explore theatre games, improv, monologues, voice and speech work, physicality, and short scenes!

Ages 8-12
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
$275.00
Studio One
Ace Your Dance Call (Six weeks, Ages 10-18)
Jocelyn Ulloa
Meets for six weeks, 9/11-10/16.
(Ages 10-18) For many actors, the dance call inspires feelings of dread. You've nailed your vocal audition, impressed the director with your cold reading--but you're terrified the choreographer will notice your two left feet. This class, specifically geared towards self-proclaimed non-dancers, will provide a crash course in terminology and technique frequently seen at musical theatre auditions. Each class will conclude with a mock dance call to give you opportunities to practice picking things up quickly--and help squash your fears.

Ages 10-18
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
$110.00
Studio One
Bollywood Dance (Six weeks, Ages 10-18)
Jocelyn Ulloa
Class meets 10/23-12/11. No classes 11/27 or 12/4.
(Ages 10-18) Indian dance comes to ACT! Dancers will learn a great combination of classic Bollywood and Indian Bharatanatyam movements as they create an exciting and unique dance. You will receive your own authentic ankle bells.

Ages 10-18
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
$125.00
Gala Room
Teen Improv (Ages 13-18)
Melissa Carubia
(Ages 13-18) Theatre can be a lot of fun when you go off the script and see where your imagination takes you! This class geared towards teenagers will teach students how to say Yes, and, to listen and react, to create memorable characters and build compelling scenes spontaneously, to work well as part of a comedic ensemble, and to have a lot of laughs. Class time will focus on both games and short form scene work. Theatrical experience a plus but not required.
Ages 13-18
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
$275.00
Studio One
Hip Hop (Ages 10-18)
Theo Victoria
(Ages 10-18) Learn the fundamentals of hip-hop from popping and locking to contemporary hip-hop and freestyle! Students will leave with a solid foundation of this constantly evolving style.
Ages 10-18
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
$275.00
Studio One
Center Stage 1 (Thursday, Ages 7-11)
Melissa Carubia
(Ages 7-11) Center Stage classes are comprehensive introductions to the techniques and skills needed to have fun and succeed in musical theatre. Students will be guided through a curriculum of instruction in acting, singing, music theory, and movement. Each class is divided up into mini vocal, dance and acting lessons that include lively activities taught by two or more instructors.
Students will also receive coaching in the art of auditioning.

Ages 8-13
Thursday
3:45 PM to 5:00 PM
$350.00
Gala Room
Center Stage 2 (Thursday, Ages 9-13)
Christa Dunn
(Ages 9-13) Center Stage classes are comprehensive introductions to the techniques and skills needed to have fun and succeed in musical theatre. Students will be guided through a curriculum of instruction in acting, singing, music theory, and movement. Each class is divided up into mini vocal, dance and acting lessons that include lively activities taught by two or more instructors.
Students will also receive coaching in the art of auditioning.

This class is a continuation of the basic techniques covered in Center Stage 1. Students may enroll upon graduation from that course, or by permission of the instructors.

Ages 9-13
Thursday
3:45 PM to 5:00 PM
$350.00
Studio One
Children's Tap (Ages 8-13)
John Crampton
(Ages 8-13) With special attention paid to the musical theater style, this class will work through common tap technique, progressions, and combinations. The goal of this class is to introduce and practice the basic techniques of tap dance; rhythm, body mechanics, and musicality or sound. Students will learn the most common Broadway tap steps and enhance their musicality through rhythm tap exercises and improvisational tap. A tap shoe has only two taps, so every tap step can be broken down to its simplest form, a toe, a heel, or a combination of the two. Whether you're a beginner or an advanced tapper there is always room for improvement, this class is a great place to learn or refine while creating movement and music!
Ages 8-13
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
$275.00
The Loft
Children's Voice (Ages 7-13)
Christopher Spencer
(Ages 7-13) The joy of singing is the focus on this class for young singers as they learn how their body functions as a musical instrument and are taught basic singing skills. Students will become more confident as they develop their unique sound, vocal range and begin the path to becoming a good musician. Keeping the voice healthy and growing is a key component of this class. While most of the repertoire will be group songs, there will be opportunities throughout the session to work on solo material.
Ages 7-13
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
$275.00
Studio One
Teen Acting
Matt Maggio
(Ages 13-18) This course is geared towards the teenage actor who is serious about honing their craft. This class works beyond the basic fundamentals of acting technique, refining skills in advanced scene study. This class is a great opportunity for the young performer who is committed to advancing their performance skills as well as their theatrical knowledge.
Ages 13-18
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
$275.00
The Loft
Adult Acting Session 1
Danny Bolton
Meets for Six Weeks, 9/12-10/17. For the beginning adult performer, or those returning to the stage after a hiatus, this class will focus on the core principles of scenework, monologues, projection, diction, characterization, physicality, and emoting. Audition preparation will also be covered.
Ages 18-99
Thursday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
$110.00
The Loft
Adult Acting Session 2
Danny Bolton
Meets for Six Weeks, 10/31-12/12. For the beginning adult performer, or those returning to the stage after a hiatus, this class will focus on the core principles of scenework, monologues, projection, diction, characterization, physicality, and emoting. Audition preparation will also be covered.
Ages 18-99
Thursday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
$110.00
Gala Room
Acting The Song (Ages 8-12)
Meghan Ryan
Ages 8-12 years. Starting with the premise that every song tells a story, students will learn how to use just the right amount of character and movement to make their vocal performance a theatrical experience--without sacrificing vocal quality. Warm-up techniques, good vocal practices, and character analysis will also be a part of the learning process.
Ages 8-12
Friday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
$275.00
Studio One
Advanced Broadway Technique (Ages 12-18)
John Crampton
(Ages 12-18) A special multi-disciplinary class for students with dance experience who want to dive deeper into techniques featured in Broadway dance. Students will learn the language of both modern and classic Broadway choreographers such as Fosse, Glover and Robbins. Specialized techniques such as tap and partner dance will also be explored. Students should provide their own dance shoes (tap and jazz).
Ages 12-18
Friday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
$275.00
Studio One
Contemporary Dance (Ages 10-18)
John Crampton
(Ages 10-18) Contemporary dance is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Contemporary dancers strive to tell a story or convey an emotional state through fluid dance movements. Some dance experience is recommended for students in this course.
Ages 10-18
Friday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
$275.00
Gala Room
Country Line Dancing With Liz Tronni
Liz Tronni
(16+) Join Liz Tronni for a fun night socializing and learning country line dances at the Academy of The Company Theatre! Put on your cowboy boots, leave your achy breaky heart at home, and come have a good time on a Friday night!
Ages 13-99
Friday
7:00 PM to 8:15 PM
$20.00
Gala Room
Children's Acting 1 (Saturday, Ages 8-12)
Matt Maggio
(Ages 8-13) This course is designed to teach the fundamentals of acting technique in a fun and exciting environment.
Students will explore theatre games, improv, monologues, voice and speech work, physicality, and short scenes!

Ages 8-12
Saturday
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
$275.00
Gala Room
Guitar Basics (Ages 10 and up)
Scott Brenner
(Ages 10 and up) Learn the basics of guitar playing in a relaxed, fun environment. Bring your guitar and learn about chords, fret geometry, strumming patterns, and more!
Ages 10-99
Saturday
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
$275.00
Studio One
Pre-Center Stage (5-7 year olds)
Laura Sychantha
(Ages 5-7) For our youngest students, this class uses pretend play, music and character work to help little children learn how to speak clearly, sing, move their bodies with confidence, and play with emotion, story and character. Class time will be divided up into time spent working on rhythm and music, acting, movement, and games.
Ages 5-7
Saturday
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
$275.00
Studio One
Center Stage 3 (Tuesday, Ages 12-18)
Matt Maggio
(Ages 12-18) Are you looking to find yourself starring in a Company Theatre musical? Have you taken Center Stage 1 and 2? Do you love the idea of singing, dancing and acting your way through the big splashy musical numbers we all know and love? Center Stage 3 is your chance to learn from professional performers and guest artists on how to pick up dance routines quickly, stand out, and be heard on stage! This class offers advanced education in dance, voice and acting through putting it all together via the biggest and best moments from Broadway past and present. This class will perform a mini-revue at the end of the program based on the shows students have studied during the course.
Ages 12-18
Saturday
11:00 AM to 12:15 PM
$350.00
Studio One
Children's Acting 2 (Saturday, Ages 10-14)
Matt Maggio
(Ages 10-14) For the student looking for a more advanced course, children’s acting 2 is designed to teach the fundamentals of acting technique in a fun and exciting environment. Students will explore theatre games, improv, monologues, voice and speech work, physicality, short scenes, and begin exploring audition technique practices.
Ages 10-14
Saturday
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
$275.00
Studio One
Acting Through Roleplaying Games (Ages 10-16)
Matt Maggio
(Ages 10-16).Have you ever imagined yourself a knight going into a dark dungeon to defeat a fire breathing dragon? How about a freedom fighter struggling against the oppression of a ruthless Empire? Or a normal person stepping into a house filled with an assortment of horror and monsters? Then this is the class for you! In this class we will learn about and play various games involving roleplaying. We will learn about the importance of improvisational and long term character development as well as team building, working together (or at times against each other), and staying in character/character commitment, and we get to play fun games too!
Ages 10-16
Saturday
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
$275.00