June 17-June 21
Early Summer MT
Explore the rich world of musical theatre and experience Piven’s acting and improv technique while exercising the specific skill sets that set musical theatre apart. Students learn how to unite strong singing technique with authentic and compelling acting choices under the expert guidance of our instructors. Singing experience and musical knowledge required for participation in this class.
June 24-June 26
Advanced MT 3-Day Intensive
Experienced young musical theatre artists spend three full days delving into the Piven Technique to learn how signature Piven theatre games and exercises heighten acting choices and enhance vocal training. Work with our expert instructors to learn exercises and strategies that heighten any future rehearsal processes or performance opportunities! Singing experience and musical knowledge required for participation in this class. Admission by submission of resume listing previous musical and/or theatrical experience.
August 5-August 16
MT For Performance
In this performance-focused class, students will work with master teacher Christie Chiles Twillie to rehearse and stage selected scenes from the musical theatre canon. Perfect for students who have had a taste of our process-focused training in earlier summer camps, those who would benefit from a supportive and encouraging performance experience, and students who would like to improve their musical theatre auditioning skills. Singing experience and musical knowledge required.