Instructors: Alan Corbishley, Frédérik Robert
Session 1 (Ages 18+): Sondheim’s Side by Side & Performance Showcase
Acceptance by audition
Auditions: May 7
Audition Requirements: Please prepare one piece from any Stephen Sondheim musical & one additional piece from any musical. (Looking for multiple roles and all voice types.)
Rehearsals: June 24 – July 7 (no rehearsal June 30 – July 2)
-Sunday, June 24, 9am-4pm
-Monday-Friday, June 25-29 & July 3-6, 6-10pm
-Saturday, July 7, TBC
Performances: July 7, 7:30pm & July 8, 2pm
Session 2 (Ages 13-17): The Emperor’s New Clothes & Performance Showcase
All applicants accepted (subject to space considerations)
Role assignment auditions: May 21
Non-leading role & showcase placement auditions: June 11
Audition requirements: Please prepare two contrasting musical theatre songs.
Rehearsals: July 16-28
-Additional session on Saturday, Jul 21 or Sunday, July 22 (TBC)
Performances: July 28, 7:30pm & July 29. 2pm
Fee: $850. Tuition installment options available; contact [email protected] for details.
Class Description: Explore your love of theatrical performance in VAM’s summer musical theatre program! Culminating in a semi-staged production of Side by Side and a full production of The Emperor’s New Clothes in VAM’s beautiful new Koerner Recital Hall, rehearsals will cover principles of acting and movement with a primary focus on essential vocal technique under the guidance of industry professionals.