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The award-winning Northglenn Youth Theatre program offers opportunities for young actors of all ages and abilities to explore the art of live theatrical performance. We are thrilled to offer NYT Academy which presents classes, workshops and personalized training to compliment the acclaimed main stage productions.

FALL CLASSES & WORKSHOPS

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BEGINNER

Intro to Acting 

Ages 6-18

This is a great class for the want-to-be actor! We will introduce the world of acting through warm-up exercises, drama games, short skits and basic costume pieces. It is a great way to give acting a try. For the final class, we will show what we have learned in an informal presentation for family and friends.

Tuesday

Ages 6-8

30313004-01Sep 11-Oct 30

5:30-7:00p $80/$88

Ages 13-18

30313004-02Sep 11-Oct 30

7:00-8:30p $80/$88

Ages 9-12

30313004-03Sep 11-Oct 30

5:30-7:00p $80/$88

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BEGINNER/INTERMEDIATE

Dance for the Actor – Tap

Ages 8-18

This class will focus specifically on tap for the stage.  We will learn choreography typically used in musical theatre, and add in combinations appropriate for each actor’s skill level.  Tap shoes strongly encouraged.  This class is recommended for actors and dancers with some prior dance experience.

Sunday

30313009-01Sep 16-Oct 21

2:00-4:00p $60/$66

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Musical Theatre Intensive

Ages 8-18

In this beginner/intermediate level class, we will work on a big musical number focusing on all the details that make the magic happen.  The course will feature work with the music director and the choreographer to fine tune each aspect. The course culminates in a large ‘review’ show featuring the numbers from each age group.

Monday

Ages 8-11 Newsies

30313008-01Sep 17-Nov 5

5:30-7:00p $80/$88

Ages 12-18 Mamma Mia!

30313008-02Sep 17-Nov 5

7:00-8:30p $80/$88

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INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED

Just Off Center

Comedy-Improv Troupe

Ages 11-18

This acting troupe is for the quick-witted and intelligent young actor who loves comedy and improvisational acting/games!  Designed to help train young actors to engage their courage, creativity, control and characterizations through a variety of games and exercises.  Previous acting and stage experience is strongly encouraged. Guaranteed to tickle your funny bone.  Class culminates in an entertaining evening showcase for friends and family.

Tuesday

30313016-01Sep 11-Oct 30

7:00-8:30p $80/$88

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Outside the Box

Devised Theatre

Ages 10-18

Calling all future authors, playwrights and creatives!!!  This class is for you.  Centering around “Devising” – a theatrical form of collaboration where each participant becomes playwright, director, performer, and researcher simultaneously!  Together we will create an original piece that will be presented to family and friends at the final class session. This class encourages and develops physical and artistic confidence, using techniques made famous by Frantic Assembly in the UK, and truly unlocks the keys to theatrical teamwork.  12 weeks. 

No class Nov 22

Thursday

30313023-01Sep 13-Dec 6

6:30-8:30p $150/$165

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ABRAKADOODLE ART CLASSES

My First Art Class

Ages 12 months – 3 years

This class introduces new art experiences to the youngest of doodlers. The focus is on exploration! Experiment with a wide variety of art materials designed to provide opportunities to touch, feel, hear, see and explore while building fine motor, language, creativity and cognitive skills. Activities are designed to provide opportunities to help prepare children for school, explore new materials, learn about artists and art technique and foster their creativity. New lessons each session! Parent attendance is required.

Friday

30313026-02 Oct 19-Nov 9 

9:30-10:15a $60/$66

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¡Viva Arte! Art Class

Ages 7-11

Come and learn about exciting Latin Artists and culture! This class will explore artists from Mexcico to South America!. Learn about Frieda Kahlo and her watermelon paintings and create name art inspired by Jose Posada and El Dia de Los Muertos.

Tuesday

30313031-02    Oct 9-Oct 30    

4:00-5:00p $60/$66

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MUSIC CLASSES

Whole Body Singing

Whole Body Singing is an a cappella group vocal training class that was started by Cody Qualls, singer with the group FACE. In this setting, we will work on fine tuning harmonies, rhythms and the variety of sounds that can be created with just your voice.  Taught by staff provided through the Whole Body Singing company.

Tuesday

Ages 12-18   

20313014-01    Sep 18 – Nov 6    6:30-7:30p    $80/$88

Ages 18+    

20313014-02    Sep 18 – Nov 6    7:30-8:30p    $80/$88

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WORKSHOPS

ART: The Art of Giving – Family Art Night  

All ages welcome

Bring the whole family along for a night of great arty fun! Create one of a kind projects that you can also give as a gift.We will be making fun replica omega watches seasonal art in this class celebrating all we are thankful for. All materials provided. Family up to four people.

Tuesday

30313030-01 Nov 13    

5:30-7:00p $25/$30 per family

* Additional participants $5/$7each

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DRAMA: Actor’s Edge

Master Class Training

Ages 10-18

Advanced Drama Course. This 3-part training breaks down the elements necessary for a musical theatre audition from start to finish.  Specific and detailed instruction and tips for preparing the most appropriate and effective audition for each actor.  The training will include professionals in each area: dance, music and acting – focusing on the very clear “do’s and don’t’s” and equipping the young actor with a variety of tips and tools to adapt to many different curve-balls that can be at every audition.  Exceptionally valuable feedback for actors of all levels.  Please bring to class a 3-ring binder and wear comfortable clothing suitable for movement. Jazz shoes encouraged – NO SANDALS or FLIP-FLOPS.

Monday-Wednesday

30313005-01Aug 20-22

6:30-8:30p $65/$65

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