Darien Summer School & Enrichment

Musical Theater Workshop

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kids performing

Entering grade 6-10

Do you have a child who enjoys performing and has a sincere interest in learning about theater and improving his/her acting, singing and/or dancing skills? Is your child motivated to work hard, strive for excellence, and have a lot of fun being part of the magic of putting on a musical production? If your child is that student, this extraordinary program is for her or him! Your child will gain experience in the following aspects of musical theater: (1) dance and movement; (2) music/voice technique; (3) acting/character development; and (4) production design and creation (Your son/daughter will have a chance to make or create some aspect of the costumes, sets, or props for the show!).

Three performances will be held in the Darien High School Auditorium-Dates/Times: Thursday, July 27th @ 7pm, Friday, July 28th @ 7pm, and Saturday, July 29th @ 2pm. The class fee includes two tickets to the performance of one’s choice. Students will be asked to help sell tickets to the performances, as well as place posters to advertise the show around the community.
Enrollment will be limited and based on a first come/first served basis. Any additions or subtractions to the enrollment criteria are strictly up to the MTW/DSS staff.

**All participants must attend the entire first week (June 26-30) in order to be properly cast in the production.
**All participants must attend the entire last week of camp (July 24-29) as we finalize the production.
**Some students may be asked to stay an extra hour as the performance dates draw close. Parents will be notified in advance of these requests. There will also be NO camp on Thursday, July 27th.
**Parents may also be required to purchase some or all of their child’s costume.

Musical Theater Workshop (MU500)
Sessions:  24
Dates:  6/26/2023 to 7/28/2023
Meeting Times: 
  • Monday 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
  • Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
  • Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
  • Friday 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Location:  Darien High School Auditorium, Rehearsal Rooms
Instructor: Tim Sorensen
Grades:  6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Fees:  $899.00 (Tuition)

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