Helen Hayes Youth Theatre Fall 2017 Programs

FOR MORE INFO:
Email: helenhayesyt@gmail.com
PHONE: (845) 826-2049

Mainstage Productions:  Tuition $450. Audition required.
XANADU JR.
Junior Company (ages 7 – 11)  Saturdays from 11am – 3pm
Intermediate Company (ages 11 – 14) Saturdays from 2pm – 6pm

HEATHERS The Musical –  High School Edition
Senior Company (ages 13 – 18) Sundays from 12pm – 5pm

Workshops: Tuition $400. No audition required.
101 DALMATIANS

Ages 5 – 7
Saturdays: 10:00am – 11:15am   Class begins September 23
NO REHEARSAL SEPTEMBER 30
Performance: Saturday, December 2 @12pm
OR
Tuesdays: 4:00pm – 5:15pm Class begins September 26
Performance: Sunday, December 3 @12pm

Ages 8- 13
Saturdays: 10:15am – 11:45am  Class begins September 23
Performance: Saturday, December 9 @12pm
OR
Tuesdays: 5:30pm – 7:00pm  Class begins September 26
Performance: Sunday, December 10 @12pm

Musical Theater Dance : Tuition $200
Focusing on the essential dance styles of ballet, jazz and modern within musical theater routines
Ages 7-12: $200 – Saturdays 9:45am – 10:45am: September 23 – November 11
Ages 11-15: $200 – Saturdays 12:45pm – 1:45pm  September 23 – November 26
Ages 13-18: $200 – Sundays 10:45am – 11:45am October 1 – December 3 

Audition Workshops
Taught by Merri Sugarman, Casting Director at Tara Rubin Casting, whose work can be seen in Broadway’s School of Rock, Jersey Boys, Les Miserables, Aladdin, and the upcoming Broadway productions of Miss Saigon and Robert de Niro’s A Bronx Tale.

Sunday, September 10
Ages 7 – 12: 11:00am – 2:00pm
Ages 13 – 18: 3:00pm – 6:00pm

Performers, please bring: Sheet music for 1-2 songs. Please pick a 16 bar section of the songs (less than 45 seconds). Sheet music can be easily downloaded at freehandmusic.com and musicnotes.com. You will only be asked to sing one song but we like to have options.

Spotlight Cabaret at Maureen’s Jazz Cellar

Performers work with our Musical Director and  Acting Coach to discover healthy vocal technique, acting through song and learn to bring their personality to the stage.  Students will meet with an instructor for 3 – 20 minute sessions, choose a song from a musical, rehearse and perform it in front of a live audience at Maureen’s Jazz Cellar. 

Rehearsals: Weekdays after school by appointment
Performance: November 12

Show Choir: Ages 7 – 17
Combining choral singing with choreography, we work on songs from the musical theater genre focusing on harmony and vocal technique.
Tuition: $350
Rehearsals: Sundays  6:00pm – 7:30pm
September 24, 2017  – June 3, 2018


PRODUCTION DATES:

JUNIOR COMPANY MAINSTAGE PRODUCTION:  Ages 7 – 12
Auditions: Saturday, September 16  @ 10:00am – 1:00pm
Rehearsals: Saturdays 11am – 3pm    September 23 – November 11
NO REHEARSAL SEPTEMBER 30. MAKE UP REHEARSAL OCT. 1 FROM 10AM – 12PM
Tech Week – MANDATORY: November 13 – 16  4:30pm – 8:30pm
Performances: November 17 & 18@7pm, November 18 & 19 @3pm

INTERMEDIATE COMPANY MAINSTAGE PRODUCTION: Ages 11 to 14
Auditions: Saturday, September 16  @ 2pm – 6pm
Callbacks: Saturday, September 23 @3pm – 6pm
Rehearsals: Saturdays 2pm – 6pm   Sept 23  – November 26
NO REHEARSAL SEPTEMBER 30
Tech Week – MANDATORY: November 27 – November 30: 4:30pm – 8:30pm
Performances: December 1 & 2@7pm, December 2 & 3@3pm

SENIOR COMPANY MAINSTAGE PRODUCTION: Ages 13 to 18
Auditions: Monday, September 18  5pm – 9pm
Callbacks: Sunday, September 24 12pm – 5pm
Rehearsals: Sundays 12pm – 5pm October 1 – December 3
Tech week – MANDATORY:  December 4 – 7
Performances: December 8 & 9@7pm, December 9 & 10@3pm