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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Intro to Acting
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.
30313004-01Sep 11-Oct 30
30313004-02Sep 11-Oct 30
30313004-03Sep 11-Oct 30
Dance for the Actor – Tap
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.
30313009-01Sep 16-Oct 21
Musical Theatre Intensive
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.
Ages 8-11 Newsies
30313008-01Sep 17-Nov 5
Ages 12-18 Mamma Mia!
30313008-02Sep 17-Nov 5
Just Off Center
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.
30313016-01Sep 11-Oct 30
Outside the Box
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
30313023-01Sep 13-Dec 6
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.
30313026-02 Oct 19-Nov 9
¡Viva Arte! Art Class
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.
30313031-02 Oct 9-Oct 30
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.
20313014-01 Sep 18 – Nov 6 6:30-7:30p $80/$88
20313014-02 Sep 18 – Nov 6 7:30-8:30p $80/$88
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.
30313030-01 Nov 13
5:30-7:00p $25/$30 per family
* Additional participants $5/$7each
DRAMA: Actor’s Edge
Master Class Training
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.