Details

Session: Spring 2020
Chapter:  Tucson
Location:  Christ Church United Methodist
Time:  6:00pm - 8:00pm
Day:  Tuesday
Starts:  02/25
Ages:  8-18
Tuition:  $200.00

** Registration ended March 3, 2020 at 11:00pm

Class Description

Be part of a production team as you Bring a Show to Life! 
Students will...

Design the plot: instructor may present plot ideas for students to choose from, students may present original ideas if applicable, students may also create a plot based on a fairy tale or something similar 

Students may collaborate as a class OR break into groups to complete the following:

Script Writing - with guidance from the  instructor, students may collaborate on the script as a whole OR split up to write individual scenes or a combination of these approaches

Songwriting - with guidance from the instructor, students will write songs, either composing new music from scratch OR writing parody song lyrics to melodies of songs they already know, or a combination of these approaches. The instructor will provide accompaniment/create instrumental tracks to accompany all songs 

Blocking/Choreography - with guidance from the instructor, students will get to make creative decisions related to staging, choreography, etc. 

Costumes/Props - we will plan to use costume and prop items that students and/or instructor already own or can borrow for free, so as to keep things relatively simple and inexpensive for families. 

Supplies: if possible, I would like to ask some of our older students to bring laptops to class if they have them so that we can create typewritten scripts, song lyrics, etc, to be saved to the instructor’s flash drive and eventually printed out for students by the instructor. 
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Teacher:


Sam Sierra-Feldman

Sam is a graduate of the University of Arizona with a degree in vocal studies and a minor in creative writing. She performed in numerous CYT shows between 2007-2011 and made her CYT directorial debut as the music director for “Freaky Friday!” Sam currently serves as a church music director on the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, as a staff singer for the Tucson Symphony Orchestra Chorus, as assistant director and composer in residence for the Helios Ensemble, and as the music teacher for the Tucson Hebrew Academy. She also enjoys co-authoring the “Sam the Ant” children’s book series with her father, Enrique “Hank” Feldman and is passionately devoted to her cats and the Wizarding World of Harry Potter!

Location Notes:

There are entrances to the church on Woodland Ave/4th St./Craycroft Rd.. Please park in rear parking lot and walk your student onto church grounds. The site coordinator will be located at the ramada for you to sign in/out. 

Class Location:

655 N. Craycroft Rd., Tucson, AZ 85711