Musical Theatre Class

There is No Musical Theatre Class This Year

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, and with guest choreographer, David Jones, and guest chorus director. The class will culminate in a "Musical Theatre Revue” in the spring. Students are encouraged to join drama club, audition for plays, and participate in the Florida District Thespian Festival musical theatre events

Musical Theatre History PPT

London’s West End


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