Musical Theatre Class


This class is part of the "Afterschool Academy" during 7th period.  It features the techniques and practice of auditioning, dancing, singing, and acting skills needed to perform musical theatre, as well as the history of musical theatre. It will be team-taught by drama teacher, Shannon O'Bryan, chorus teacher Anna Maria Friars, and with guest choreographer, David Jones. The class will perform in a "Musical Theatre Revue” in the fall, and a Spring Showcase. Students are encouraged to join drama club, audition for plays, and participate in the Florida District Thespian Festival musical theatre events



Choreographers:

Agnes DeMille

Andy Blankenbuehler

Bob Fosse

Jerome Robbins

Michael Kidd

Michael Bennett

Susan Stroman

Tommy Tune

Twyla Tharpe


Modern Composers:

Alan Menken

Andrew Lloyd Webber

Brenda Russell

Jerry Mitchell

Lin-Manuel Miranda

Lynn Ahrens

Marvin Hamlisch

Stephen Schwartz

Stephen Sondheim


Tracks for MT 1 Students 16 Bar Audition:

Falling In Love With Love

Wonderful Guy

I Believe in You

They Call the Wind Mariah


         All© Shannon O'Bryan 2012