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K-2 Classes

Spring Classes begin the week of January 19, 2020

14 Week Session!

HIP HOP 1  Grades K-2

  SUNDAY   9:30-10:30 AM

$375

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MTP Hip Hop is back in our high energy setting that infuses the latest styles of street dancing, breaking, popping, and locking. This class will encourage students to step outside of the box by bringing their own individual style and personality to the movements. This dance represents body movements that go with the beat and rhythm of hip hop music and dynamically helps the dancer improve flexibility, develop body balance, and coordination. This class is full of attitude and fierceness! Channel your inner hip hop star and join us for a class with dynamic movements, footwork and personality. Attire: Appropriate Activewear and Sneakers. *This session will culminate in a showcase presentation for family and friends.

MTP On Stage: DR. SEUSS: FROM PAGE TO STAGE!  Grades K-2

  MONDAY   4:15-5:30 PM

$425

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NEW!  This performance based class is one of our most popular at MUSIC THEATRE PHILLY! During the course of this session, your performers will work together with our professional Directors, Choreographers, and Music Directors to stage a musical production. Building on their knowledge of stage vocabulary, choreography, and vocal technique, students will rehearse their scripted show in smaller groups, as well as coming all together to work as one cast! This experience will culminate in a performance for family and friends with costumes, props, and sets!

As this class works toward a final scripted product and choreographed movement, we strongly encourage each student enrolled in our performance class to enroll in a dance or movement class to hone their movement skills and technique. Some great weekly suggested pairings are our BROADWAY SHOWSTOPPERS (GRADES K-2), TRIPLE THREAT DANCE: BALLET/TAP/JAZZ (Ages 4-6), and TAP & JAZZ (Grades K-2), HIP HOP (Grades K-2)



Join your favorite literary characters The Cat In The Hat, Horton The Elephant, Mayzie La Bird, Gertrude McFuzz and more for this raucous romp through the stories of Seuss. Through song, dance, and scene, this scripted show will explore Dr. Seuss’ most famous works, culminating in a show that the whole family will love led by the characters that you grow up with! Educational AND fun, this crowd pleaser will be SURE to inspire the learning of your child for years to come!

Attire: Appropriate Activewear and sneakers. *This session will culminate in a showcase presentation for family and friends.

INTRODUCTION TO ACTING & IMPROV!  Grades K-2

  TUESDAY   4:30-5:30 PM

$375

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The first step to acting is understanding what acting is all about! In one of MTP’s newest offerings, this fun and creative class uses theatre games, storytelling and role-playing to stretch the beginner student’s imagination and discover the endless creativity in themselves. Students will learn the fundamentals of acting in a supportive and positive atmosphere. Through theatre games and improvisation, students concentrate on the basics of acting: the who, where, why and how, and then apply these concepts to basic scene work!

Attire: Appropriate Activewear and sneakers. *This session will culminate in a showcase presentation for family and friends.

StageCRAFT  Grades K-2

  WEDNESDAY   4:00-5:00 PM

$375

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NEW!  Are you interested in the design of costumes, sets, and props? StageCRAFT is one of MTP’s newest offerings which offers a look at the backstage side of theatre and the aspect of design! Through basic crafts, this class will test your imagination in creating the designs of your very own costumes, props, and sets. Let your inner artist shine through in more ways than one, as the understanding of how things are made backstage help you become a more rounded performer ON stage! All craft materials are covered within the costume of this tuition. Attire: Appropriate Activewear and sneakers (that you won’t mind wearing around art supplies!). *This session will culminate in a showcase presentation for family and friends.

BROADWAY SHOWSTOPPERS  Grades K-3

  WEDNESDAY   5:00-6:00 PM

$400

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If you LOVE all things Broadway, THIS is the class for you! BROADWAY SHOWSTOPPERS works with our professional Directors, Choreographers, and Music Directors on material from some of the hottest shows on Broadway! Working on both vocal and dance technique, this class works on technique and fundamentals while honing your skills that can be applied to your next performance. This class strives to bring more technical training in both voice and dance through Broadway’s greatest hits. A great class to work toward equally strengthening your abilities in dance and singing, and continuing your growth to feel confident in that next rehearsal or audition!

Attire: Appropriate Activewear and sneakers . *This session will culminate in a showcase presentation for family and friends.

MUSIC MAKERS & SHAKERSAges K-2

  THURSDAY   4:15-5:15 PM

$350

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NEW!  MUSIC MAKERS & SHAKERS will join our students together as a musical community by beginning to introduce basic music literacy! Activities include playing rhythm Instruments, having fun with rhymes, and singing and dancing to music of different meters and tonalities. This class allows children to develop the basic skills of singing in tune and keeping an accurate beat, while learning about rhythm through coordination. From shaking tambourines, beating drums, and twirling scarves, you’ll will have loads of fun singing and moving to music from around the world!.  

Attire: Appropriate Activewear and Sneakers. *This session will culminate in a showcase presentation for family and friends.

HIP HOP 1  Grades K-2

  SATURDAY   9:00-10:00 AM

$375

REGISTER

MTP Hip Hop is back in our high energy setting that infuses the latest styles of street dancing, breaking, popping, and locking. This class will encourage students to step outside of the box by bringing their own individual style and personality to the movements. This dance represents body movements that go with the beat and rhythm of hip hop music and dynamically helps the dancer improve flexibility, develop body balance, and coordination. This class is full of attitude and fierceness! Channel your inner hip hop star and join us for a class with dynamic movements, footwork and personality. Attire: Appropriate Activewear and Sneakers. *This session will culminate in a showcase presentation for family and friends.

MTP PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS:

MTP On Stage: DR. SEUSS: FROM PAGE TO STAGE!  Grades K-2

  SATURDAY   10:00-11:15 PM

$425

REGISTER

 

NEW!  This performance based class is one of our most popular at MUSIC THEATRE PHILLY! During the course of this session, your performers will work together with our professional Directors, Choreographers, and Music Directors to stage a musical production. Building on their knowledge of stage vocabulary, choreography, and vocal technique, students will rehearse their scripted show in smaller groups, as well as coming all together to work as one cast! This experience will culminate in a performance for family and friends with costumes, props, and sets!

As this class works toward a final scripted product and choreographed movement, we strongly encourage each student enrolled in our performance class to enroll in a dance or movement class to hone their movement skills and technique. Some great weekly suggested pairings are our BROADWAY SHOWSTOPPERS (GRADES K-2), TRIPLE THREAT DANCE: BALLET/TAP/JAZZ (Ages 4-6), and TAP & JAZZ (Grades K-2), HIP HOP (Grades K-2)



Join your favorite literary characters The Cat In The Hat, Horton The Elephant, Mayzie La Bird, Gertrude McFuzz and more for this raucous romp through the stories of Seuss. Through song, dance, and scene, this scripted show will explore Dr. Seuss’ most famous works, culminating in a show that the whole family will love led by the characters that you grow up with! Educational AND fun, this crowd pleaser will be SURE to inspire the learning of your child for years to come!

Attire: Appropriate Activewear and sneakers. *This session will culminate in a showcase presentation for family and friends.

TAP & JAZZ 1  Grades K-2

  SATURDAY   11:30 AM-12:30 PM
$375

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In this level of instruction, students will study the disciplines of Jazz and Tap dance! Students will begin and continue to learn new steps and vocabulary, while maintaining and creating a well rounded knowledge of dance. Additionally, students will get the opportunity to apply technique to choreography while creating dynamic character through physical storytelling. This is a perfect class to continue honing technique and vocabulary in a safe and positive environment. Whether you’re new to dance or have started recently, we build a basic foundation and learn how to apply it! Attire: Appropriate Activewear, Jazz and Tap Shoes. *This session will culminate in a showcase presentation for family and friends.

IMPORTANT INFO:

Classes Begin week of Sunday, January 19, 2020

Studio Closed: Sunday, April 12, 2020

*SPRING SHOWCASE

Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26, 2020

The costume and materials fee for this showcase is already included in your tuition

Showcase Venue: Philadelphia ARTS Bank Theatre at 601 S. Broad Street

(Corner of Broad and South Streets)

STUDIO POLICY

Cancellation/Refund Policy: If a registration is cancelled after it has been processed, but at least four weeks before the session begins, MTP will refund the full tuition less a $25 registration fee per class. If you cancel your registration within four weeks before the session begins, a 50% refund (minus the $25 processing fee) will be given. After each session begins, no refund or credit will be given, regardless of attendance. 

 

Cancellation by MUSIC THEATRE PHILLY: MTP reserves the right to cancel a session if enrollment is insufficient. Any tuition payed will be refunded in full. 

 

Returned Checks: A $20 service charge will be attached to any check returned by the bank due to insufficient funds. 

 

Photography: MUSIC THEATRE PHILLY reserves the right to use photos and/or videos taken during classes and performances for promotional materials only.