Trollwood Winter Academy

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Trollwood RocKademy: Grades 6-12

» PROGRAM DATES: Jan. 11, 18 & 25; Feb. 1, 8 & 15

» SATURDAYS: 1:30-3:30pm

» LOCATION: Trollwood Performing Arts School

» PROGRAM FEE: $100

» INSTRUCTOR: Billy Kidd

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: Have you ever dreamed of playing in a Rock Band? Join professional musician, Billy Kidd, to learn songs, rehearse with the band and perform the songs for family & friends at the end of the class. Students must have played their instruments 1-2 years, have proficiency on their instrument and be able to play/sing in time. Focus will be on coaching to learn songs and to perform. Let’s rock it out! Students are expected to bring their own instruments, but please contact Trollwood as rental opportunities may be available.  

Trollwood Studio Sessions: Songwriting & Recording (Grades 6-12)

» PROGRAM DATES: Jan. 11, 18 & 25; Feb. 1, 8 & 15

» SUNDAYS from 3:45-5:45

» LOCATION: Trollwood Performing Arts School

» PROGRAM FEE: $100

» INSTRUCTOR: Billy Kidd

CLASS DESCRIPTION: Budding Songwriters! Join professional musician, Billy Kidd, as you brainstorm ideas for song lyrics & put your lyrics to music using Garageband for Mac. Record & produce a demo of your songs for your final project. Mac computers will be provided for use onsite at Trollwood.

Contemporary Dance: Grades 6-12

» PROGRAM DATES: Jan. 12,19, & 26. Feb. 2, 9 & 16

» SUNDAYS from 1:30-3:00pm

» LOCATION: Lucile’s Studio, Trollwood Performing Arts School

» PROGRAM FEE: $75

» INSTRUCTOR: Haylee Thompson

CLASS DESCRIPTION:  Join us for this Contemporary dance class that focuses on expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Dancers will improve technique while striving to connect the mind and the body through fluid dance movements.

Trollwood Winter Dance Troupe: Grades 6-12

» PROGRAM DATES: Jan. 7, 14, 21 & 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18

» TIME: 6:00-7:00pm

» LOCATION: Lucile’s Studio, Trollwood Performing Arts School

» PROGRAM FEE: $75

» INSTRUCTORS: Haylee Thompson and the Trollwood Teaching Company Members (Audition/18-25 year-olds)

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: Learn original choreography from the Trollwood Teaching Dance Company members.  Company members chosen by audition.  They will work together to create original choreography which will be taught to the Dance Troupe.  Improve your technique and style while working on original repertoire. Session ends with a presentation for friends and family.

Musical Theatre Audition Workshop: Grades 8-12

» WORKSHOP: Sunday, January 26

» TIME: 2:30-5:30pm

» LOCATION: Marcil Commons, Trollwood Performing Arts School

» PROGRAM FEE: $25

» INSTRUCTORS: Angie Schulz (Musical Theatre Voice & Song Selection), Courtney Williams (Dance for Stage), & Nancy Glaser (Audition Prep & Protocol)

CLASS DESCRIPTION: This one-day workshop is designed to help students prepare for an audition. Local Musical Theatre instructors will help you gain confidence and become more at ease at auditions. This is a great introduction for students who are new to the Mainstage Musical audition experience!

Musical Theatre Audition Prep: Grades 9-12

» PROGRAM DATES: Jan. 12, 19 & 26; Feb. 2, 9 & 16

» SUNDAYS from 3:00-4:30pm (Voice) & 4:45-6:15pm (Dance)

» LOCATION: Trollwood Performing Arts School

» PROGRAM FEE: $150

» INSTRUCTOR: Katie Damico (Voice) & Haylee Thompson (Dance)

CLASS DESCRIPTION: This is the perfect class to help you prepare for your next audition!

Vocal/Music portion is a 90 minute class where students will learn to sing in varying musical theatre styles and focus on how to act the song. Assistance will be given in choosing audition song selections, and preparing cut versions of songs. Emphasis will be on delivering a musical theatre sound via healthy vocal technique. BEGINNING TO INTERMEDIATE LEVEL CLASS.

Dance portion is a 90 minute class that presents the students with various styles of authentic Broadway Theatre dance. Dancers learn the basics of technique and alignment through ballet and jazz-based warm-ups, and also get to practice the specifics of context and setting for each week’s combination. Learn how to improve your ability to act and dance to help you stand out in the audition room. BEGINNING TO INTERMEDIATE LEVEL CLASS. Jazz/character shoes suggested.

Moviemaking: Grades 9-12

» PROGRAM DATES: Jan. 12, 19 & 26; Feb. 2, 9 & 16

» SUNDAYS from 4:00-6:00pm

» LOCATION: Film/Recording Lab, Trollwood Performing Arts School

» PROGRAM FEE: $100

» INSTRUCTOR: Dan Glaser

CLASS DESCRIPTION: Join Hollywood filmmaker, Dan Glaser, as he teaches the behind-the-scenes magic of making movies, and how students can use those tricks to make their own content for YouTube, social media and beyond! Topics covered will help you produce fun and professional-quality videos and short films. Take your moviemaking skills to the next level!

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