MTA offers extensive summer workshops for ages 3-adult. Our participants are guaranteed to learn a TON of material in dance, tap, voice, acting, and improv. Performing artists never stop learning and can always benefit from a professional program like ours. The instructors have Broadway, Off-Broadway, World and National Tour experience, and are awarding-winning in their disciplines. MTA only hires the best and we will offer you intense training to prepare all levels.
Ages 3-5 will participate in MTA's Minis Program where they will focus on various aspects of an MTA show: Vocal Technique (projection, annunciation, tone, blending as a group), Dance Skills (coordination, synchronization), Showmanship, and Basic Theater Terminology.
No-cut production for ages 6-18
Auditions: June 4, 2018
Rehearsals: Monday-Saturday, June 4-9, 9am-3pm and Monday-Friday, June 11-15, 9am-3pm
Performances: June 14-17, 2018
Based on the popular comic strip and adapted from the Tony Award-winning Best Musical, with a beloved book and score by Tony Award-winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin, Annie JR. features everyone's favorite little redhead in her very first adventure.
With equal measures of pluck and positivity, little orphan Annie charms everyone's hearts despite a next-to-nothing start in 1930s New York City. Annie is determined to find the parents who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of an orphanage run by the cruel Miss Hannigan. Annie eventually foils Miss Hannigan's evil machinations, finding a new home and family in billionaire Oliver Warbucks, his personal secretary, Grace Farrell, and a lovable mutt named Sandy.
Summer Performing Arts Institute
Register now for our 2018 Summer Performing Arts Institute (SPAI), which will be held 6/25/18 - 6/29/18,
Monday-Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Participants in the 6-18 age group will participate in MTA's renowned Summer Performing Arts Institute (SPAI) where they will rotate between the various classes and instructors in their specialties. The material includes selections from the upcoming season and there will be live performances showcasing what the participants have learned in the workshop.
We also offer a master class series taught by incredible instructors with experience from Broadway and beyond.
Our talented instructors will challenge you in multiple styles of dance while some of the valley's best and most experienced Directors, Professional Actors, and Improv Experts will take you on a creative journey of discovery and work intensively in our program.
July 9 - 13
Monday - Friday, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Performance: July 13 at 5:30 pm
Classes will focus on various aspects of an MTA show: Vocal Technique (projection, enunciation, tone, blending as a group), Dance Skills (coordination, synchronization), Showmanship, and Basic Theater Terminology. Skills will culminate in a performance for friends and family at the end of each session. Participants will be prepared to participate in full MTA shows when they come of age.
Ages 10-adult, No-cut production for Ages 10-19
Auditions: Auditions July 9
Rehearsals: July 9-22
Performances: July 20-22
One of the most explosive movie musicals in recent memory, FOOTLOOSE bursts onto the live stage with exhilarating results. To the rockin' rhythm of its Oscar and Tony-nominated top 40 score and augmented with dynamic new songs for the stage musical, FOOTLOOSE celebrates the wisdom of listening to young people, guiding them with a warm heart and an open mind.