Explore for yourself the layers of the exciting world of musical theater with acclaimed Musical Director, Rony Fortich. In-depth workshops available for aspiring musical directors, performers and theater enthusiasts!
MUSICAL THEATER, SONG INTERPRETATION WORKSHOPS KIDS, (Age 8-12)
8 sessions, 2 hours/session
Batch 1 - May 2, 4, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 18. 10am-12noon.
With so many musicals today featuring children, from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang to Matilda to Christmas Carol, the workshops will help kids learn how to interpret them for an audience. Children must come in knowing at least 3 musical theatre songs and must be open to learning more.
MUSICAL THEATER, SONG INTERPRETATION WORKSHOPS, TEENS (Age 13-18)
7 sessions, 2 hours/session
Batch 1 - May 1, 3, 8, 10, 12, 15, 17. 1-3 pm
For the teens who love musical theatre and wish to further their understanding of musical theatre songs and build on their performance skills. Participants must be ready with several musical theatre songs memorised.
MUSICAL THEATER, SONG INTERPRETATION WORKSHOPS, (Age 19+)
3 sessions, 3 hours/session
Batch 1 - May 7, 9, 11 (7-10 pm)
Batch 2 - May 14, 16, 18 (7-10 pm)
Proper singing for musical theater means more than just having a beautiful voice and singing with emotion. It means really diving into a piece. It is understanding a composer's choices for writing a song a certain way. It calls for grasping what a lyricist intends when he writes a lyric. It means analyzing how music and lyrics work together. And most importantly, making sure that understanding comes across from the actor to the audience, that it reads to an audience. Come in with song choices. Must have musical theater experience.
MUSICAL THEATER, AUDITION WORKSHOPS (All Ages)
2 sessions, 3 hours/session
Batch 1 - May 1 and 3, 7-10 pm.
Batch 2 - May 8 and 10, 7-10 pm.
Batch 3 - May 15 and 17, 7-10 pm.
A musical theater audition begins the minute you enter the room. We aim to cover everything from the importance of song choice to how you present yourself to understanding what you're actually good at. Begins with a mock audition. Come in with 32 bars of music.
MUSICAL THEATER, MUSICAL DIRECTION FOR MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOPS (All Ages)
5 sessions, 3 hours/session
Batch 1 - May 2,4 (7-10 pm), May 7,9,11 (2-6 pm)
For aspiring musical directors out there, an introduction workshop for musical direction, understanding a composer's intention, teaching a chorus, working with lead vocalists, putting a band together, etc. Must know how to read music, play an instrument, and is passionate about musical direction for musical theatre.