Musical Theatre

 

Musical theatre incorporates 3 elements. Singing, Acting and dancing. A need to be able to do all the 3 is vital in this genre.

 

The dances are fast paced and can use all of the dance genre's.

 

Some famous musicals:

 

Oliver

Annie

Phantom of the opera

Cats

Les miserables

Miss Saigon

Annie get your gun

Oklahoma

Barnum                   (Just name a few.)

 

During this class Footloose has devised lessons that show the rich history of musicals, and how they have developed.

 

Students look at different musicals and learn routines in which they will sing/act/dance. 

 

Examinations are taken with LAMDA (London Acdemy of Music and Dramtic Art) In Acting, Verse and Prose, and Musical Theater.