Winter/Spring 2019

Location Name Class DaysTuition
Studio One
Beginner Broadway Dance
John Crampton
(Ages 7-15) Want to have happy feet? This class begins 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!
Ages 7-15
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
$300.00
Studio One
Teen Broadway Dance
John Crampton
(Ages 13-18) This fast-paced class geared towards teens will accommodate both those with prior dance experience and those who may be new to dance. 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 13-18
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
$300.00
Studio One
Create-A-Play-In-A-Day Camp!
Christie Reading
In a singular fun-filled afternoon, students will start off with a stage combat lesson taught by fight choreographer Sarah Flanagan, then will work together to create a show centered around their combat sequence with Studio One Director of Drama Christie Reading. The end result will be a silly, fast-paced, action-packed play that parents and siblings can come watch at the end of the day!
Ages 8-16
Tuesday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
$60.00
Studio One
Center Stage 1A (Tues)
Christie Reading
(Ages 8-13) 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 will divided up into mini vocal, dance and acting lessons that will include fun activities taught by two or more instructors.
Students will also receive coaching in the art of auditioning.

Ages 8-13
Tuesday
3:45 PM to 5:00 PM
$400.00
Gala Room
Center Stage 1B
John Crampton
(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 will divided up into mini vocal, dance and acting lessons that will include fun 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 1A. 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
$400.00
Studio One
Children's Improv
Christie Reading
(Ages 8-12) Always be off-book with 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. Last day of class is May 14th due to snow.
Ages 8-12
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
$300.00
The Loft
OutProv
John Crampton
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.
The program meets on Tuesday evenings at the Academy of The Company Theatre from 6:15 to 7:30 PM.. Annual dues are $50.

Ages 13-20
Tuesday
6:15 PM to 7:30 PM
$50.00
Gala Room
Youth Yoga
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
$300.00
Studio One
Adult Broadway Jazz- S1
Liz Tronni
Meets for One Six Week Session (1/29-3/12, no class on 2/19)
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
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
$110.00
Studio One
Adult Broadway Jazz- S2
Liz Tronni
Meets for a Six Week Session (3/26-5/7, no class 4/23. There IS class on 4/16.)
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
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
$110.00
Makeup Workshop
Christie Reading
April 17th, 2019. In this two-hour workshop, students will learn some of the basics of stage makeup, along with techniques for creating special effects looks (horror and fantasy, etc.). Materials are included in the cost, though children are encouraged to bring their own brushes and foam blending tools. The class will be held in the theatre's green room.
Ages 8-16
Wednesday
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
$50.00
Studio One
CHILDREN’S ACTING 1
Christie Reading
(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 8-13
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
$300.00
Studio One
Theatre Games
Christie Reading
(Ages 7-10) 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 7-10
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
$300.00
Gala Room
Teen Improv
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 7:15 PM
$300.00
Studio One
Adult Tap (Beginner) - S1
John Crampton
Meets for a six-week session (1/30-3/13. No class Feb 6th.). 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 14-0
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
$110.00
Studio One
Adult Tap (Beginner) - S2
John Crampton
Meets for a Six Week Session (3/27-5/8, no class 4/17)
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 14-0
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
$110.00
Studio One
Ace Your Audition Workshop
Christa Dunn
ACE YOUR AUDITION WORKSHOP (7-13 yrs) Know exactly what to expect when you walk into the audition room. From practicing cold reads to interpreting scripts to creating a convincing character on the fly, this 2-hour workshop will go over the tools you need to ace your audition!
Ages 7-13
Thursday
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
$40.00
Studio One
Intro To Shakespeare Workshop
Christa Dunn
INTRO TO SHAKESPEARE (12-18 yrs) Discover that The Bard can be fun! Using scenes, monologues and the Shakespearean Insults game, we explore the bawdy, funny, action-packed side of Shakespeare. You'll learn how to get the meaning across to a modern audience, and discover why these amazing plays are still relevant after 400 years.
Ages 12-18
Thursday
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
$40.00
Studio One
Center Stage 1A (Thurs)
Melissa Carubia
(Ages 8-13) 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 will divided up into mini vocal, dance and acting lessons that will include fun 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
$400.00
Gala Room
Center Stage 1B (Thurs)
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 will divided up into mini vocal, dance and acting lessons that will include fun 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 1A. 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
$400.00
Studio One
Children's Tap
John Crampton
(Ages 8-18) 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 8-18
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
$300.00
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 7:15 PM
$300.00
The Loft
Adult Acting Session 1
Danny Bolton
Meets for Six Weeks. 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. Class dates are January 24th, 31st, February 7th, 28th, March 7th, 28th.
Ages 18-0
Thursday
6:15 PM to 7:15 PM
$110.00
The Loft
Adult Acting Session 2
Danny Bolton
Meets for Six Weeks. 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. Class dates are: April 4th, 11th, 16th, 25th, May 2nd and 9th.
Ages 18-0
Thursday
6:15 PM to 7:15 PM
$110.00
Studio One
Advanced Broadway Dance
John Crampton
(Ages 10-18) 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 10-18
Friday
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
$300.00
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! May 10th, 2019.
Ages 13-99
Friday
7:00 PM to 8:15 PM
$20.00
The Loft
Children's Voice
Christopher Spencer
(Ages 8-14) 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 8-14
Saturday
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
$300.00
Gala Room
CHILDREN’S ACTING 1 (Sat)
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 8-13
Saturday
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
$300.00
Studio One
Pre-Center Stage (5-7 year olds)
Laura McQuade
(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.

PLEASE NOTE: Class on February 2nd, February 9th and March 9th will be held at 2 PM in the Gala Room instead of 10 AM in the Studio.

Ages 5-7
Saturday
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
$300.00
Studio One
Center Stage 2
Matt Maggio
(Ages 10-14) 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 will divided up into mini vocal, dance and acting lessons that will include fun 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 1B. Students may enroll upon graduation from that course, or by permission of the instructors.

Ages 9-14
Saturday
11:00 AM to 12:15 PM
$400.00
Gala Room
Guitar Basics
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 10-0
Saturday
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
$300.00
Studio One
Acting Through Roleplaying Games
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 9-16
Saturday
12:15 PM to 1:15 PM
$300.00