Tri-Talent Musical Theater Class provides children, ages 9-14, with a well-rounded training with which to insure their best chance of success as they enter into the amazing world of musical theater. This program will focus on acting, movement, and choral singing for the music theater stage, enabling students to improve their performance skills.
Lindsay Gray, the instructor, majored in theater and minored in dance at Northwestern State University, where she also taught children dance in an after school program. She took private singing lessons at Centenary College, in Shreveport. She was employed one summer teaching Children’s Theater and Improv at Medomak Family Camp in Washington, Maine. She has performed roles in too many productions to mention spanning high school, college, and Community Theater.
Each one hour fast-paced class will be divided as follows:
§ Rotation 1: Acting – 30 minutes
§ Rotation 2: Dance/movement – 15 minutes
§ Rotation 3: Choir – 15 minutes
Each student will acquire a notebook, and each week will receive a new lesson from Lindsay Gray specifically tailored to the needs of the class. By summer, each student will have an expanding notebook as reinforcement for their valuable training which is known as “Triple Threat” in Musical Theater circles, namely students who can act, dance and sing.
Terry Herbert, Coordinator of Tri-Talent Musical Theater Class, is both a screenwriter and playwright, who received a rare Recommend from one of the top script consultants in Hollywood. He is involved in a rewrite for a film project which has received interest from South African investors.
Herbert has written lyrics for twenty children’s songs and melodies for nine others. His three feature length musicals display certain traditional elements of classic Broadway children’s musicals and will be a resource for this class.
His Agent, Kathy Garner, has represented many children in movies, including Mason Gamble, who played “Dennis, The Menace”, and all the children in the 1993 film also starring Christopher Lloyd, Matt Brennau, and Leah Thompson.
The location of Tri-Talent Musical Theater Class is Greater Love Ministries at 555 SR-16, St. Augustine, next door to the General Dollar store.
• Classes begin Tuesday, February 18 at 5:30 p.m.
• Weekly cost of Tri-Talent Musical Theater Class – No charge for first two weeks.
• Each lesson thereafter, $15.00. Tri-Talent Musical Theater Class is nonprofit and all monies generated by the class will be funneled back into providing resources for the class and productions.
• Cost OF Tri-Talent Musical Theater Class Notebook – $5.00 (Due first class)
An option to be part of Greater Love Ministries’s musical productions is open to participating students, but not required.
To register your child for Tri-Talent Musical Theater Class, go to their website at http://gl-ministries.com/ and when you place your icon on ministries, the Tri-Talent Musical Theater Class heading will appear. Click it, and you will be able to complete registration for your child by filling out the form at the end of the page including questions or instructions concerning your child in the box provided.
If any questions remain after following this procedure, call Terry Herbert, Coordinator for Tri-Talent Musical Theater Class at (912) 577-3109.