SEMESTER 2 2019 KEY DATES:
Semester 2 runs from Saturday 27 July to Sunday 15 December
Orientation / First Rehearsal: Saturday 27 July, 2pm to 5pm
AUDITIONS:Saturday 24 August: Auditions / Dance TroupeSunday 25 August: Call-backs:
Camp: October 19 & 20, Peter Snell Youth Village, Whangaparaoa
Full cast rehearsals: Saturday 23 November 12.30pm - 6pm; Wednesday 27 November 6.30pm - 8.45pm; Saturday 30 November 12.30pm - 6pm; Wednesday 4 December 6.30pm - 8.45pm; Saturday 7 December 10am - 6pm.
Theatre/Production Week: Monday 9 December - Sunday 15 December
VENUEWeekly classes and rehearsals are held in Takapuna.
WEEKLY SCHEDULESaturday (All Students) - Takapuna Normal Intermediate School Hall, Tahoroto Road Entrance, Takapuna
12.30pm - 2pm: West End Quavers, Crotchets and Broadway Level 1 (regular rehearsal time). 7-11 years2pm - 3.30pm: West End Basses, Broadway Level 2 (regular rehearsal time). 12 - 14 years3.30pm - 4.30pm: Broadway Level 2 and 3 students joint rehearsal (Broadway Level 1 optional) - pre-casting3.30pm - 4.30pm: Dance Troupe - regular rehearsal time after show casting4.30pm - 6pm: West End Trebles, Broadway Level 3 (regular rehearsal time) 15-21+ years
Wednesday (Broadway students) - Taitamariki Hall, 8 Auburn Street, Takapuna
6.30pm - 8.45pm - Broadway students typically rotate between 3 x 45-minute musical theatre classes (singing, acting, dancing).
Student numbers are restricted in each group - places will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
Once we receive your completed Registration Form, you will receive an email confirming your application, which will include payment instructions.
Our Broadway students will have the opportunity to audition for principal/lead/featured roles and the Dance Troupe for The Addams Family
The Broadway Programme is broken down into three groups, based on age. A student’s age is determined by the age they are at the start of the semester. If they have a birthday during the semester, they will only move up into the next class the following semester.
Weekly Classes: Wednesday: 6.30pm – 8.45pm. Students attend weekly intensive musical theatre training, along with other students in their Broadway group, typically rotating between 45-minute classes of singing, acting and dancing. Nearer to the show, some rehearsals will be schedule for Wednesday evening.
Show Rehearsals: Saturday: 12.30pm – 6.30pm. Students from both the Broadway and West End programme will attend a one-and-a-half-hour show rehearsal/training session together. These sessions are broken down by age group. In addition, Broadway students who are cast in the Dance Troupe, will attend for a separate one-hour rehearsal, after the Dance Troupe has been cast.
As lead roles may be double cast, Broadway students who are cast in a lead role, will perform in the show with their Broadway Level group when they are not performing in their lead role.
CAMP: All Broadway students are required to attend a training camp in the first half of the semester at an additional cost of $150. Dates and venue to be confirmed.
The West End Programme is broken down into four groups, based on age. A student’s age is determined by the age they are at the start of the semester. If they have a birthday during the semester, they will only move up into the next class the following semester.
REHEARSALS: Saturday: 12.30pm – 6.30pm. Students from both the Broadway and West End programme will attend a one-and-a-half hour show rehearsal/training session together. These sessions are broken down by age group.
CAMP: Our West End students have the option of attending training camp as a day camper during the first half of the semester at an additional cost of $60. Dates to be confirmed, but are likely to be around Saturday 21 and Saturday 22 September, 2019