ACADEMY OF ARTS at 3CROSSES
FALL 2018 YOUTH CLASSES

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Grades 4-8
10 WEEK SESSION
Mondays - 3:30-5:45 PM
Sept. 10 – Nov. 12

The World of Disney

Let's explore the World of Disney through Music, Drama, Dance and Art.

Open to students in
4th - 8th Grade.


Mondays, Sept. 10 - Nov. 12, 2018
from 3:30 - 5:45 PM

Please note that November 12 is a school holiday for many of the area schools. We will still meet that day as it is our last class, as well as the day of our performance of Winnie the Pooh.

COST: $175.00 for
the 10-week session

Sibling discounts are available. Second child receives a 50% discount - use promo code 1SIBLING; Third child receives a 75% discount - use promo code 2SIBLING; Fourth (or more) child is FREE - use promo code 3SIBLING.

Contact the Academy of Arts office with questions regarding registration: musicandartsadmin@3crosses.org
or (510)537-4690 ext. 202

CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

ELECTIVE A - 3:30-4:15 PM

Disney Dance Explosion:  

Instructor: Erika LaTour
Explore different musical dance styles through a diversity of Disney Music. Students will have a warm-up and work on basic dance technique in each style of dance each week.

Solo Vocal Technique:

Instructor: Meg Willadsen
For the Student who want to sing solos in public performance. Students will prepare solos and perform them at the end of the class session. Instruction will include vocal technique, lyric memorization, diction, projection and how to act through a song

Disney at the Movies:

Instructor: Jen Grafton
Learn how to design dynamic posters from your favorite Disney Films! Students will make 3 images exploring topics of character, composition and color. Mediums include paper collage, pen and ink, and gouache (similar to watercolor). Projects are cumulative. Absences will result in unfinished projects.

ELECTIVE B - 4:15-5:00 PM

Disney Songs We Love to Sing:

Instructor: Meg Willadsen
Sing the songs of Disney in a group setting. Students will practice the basics of singing while learning some of Disney's best loved favorites.

Percussion and Drums:

Instructor: Marsha Beeler
Students will explore the rhythmic patterns of Disney music using drums, beat boards, boomwhackers, and a variety of other percussion instruments.

Disney at the Movies:

Instructor: Jen Grafton
Learn how to design dynamic posters from your favorite Disney Films! Students will make 3 images exploring topics of character, composition and color. Mediums include paper collage, pen and ink, and gouache (similar to watercolor). Projects are cumulative. Absences will result in unfinished projects.

ELECTIVE C – 5:00-5:45 PM

Disney Drama Workshop:

Instructor: Faith Blevins
Students will work on basic drama technique while having the opportunity to play a variety of character roles in different scenes from Beauty & the Beast, Little Mermaid, Mary Poppins, Aladdin, Lion King and Sleeping Beauty.

Prop Masters:

Instructor: Jen Grafton
Come stretch your creativity as we dive into the world of props and sculpture. Students will design a zany teapot (Alice in Wonderland), and African animal mask (Lion King), and a piece of coral reef (Little Mermaid). Mediums include paper mache, foam, acrylic paint and mixed media. Projects are cumulative. Absences will result in unfinished projects.

Beginning Piano:

Instructor: Marsha Beeler
This class will introduce music basics for success on the piano: rhythm, counting, identifying notes on the keyboard, finger/hand position, note reading of treble and bass staff notes. Students will be expected to practice at home. Open to new and returning beginners.

 

 

Grades 1-3
10 WEEK SESSION
Mondays - 3:30-5:30 PM
Sept. 10 – Nov. 12

Winnie The Pooh


Come along on a journey to the Hundred Acre Wood, where Pooh Bear and all of his friends, band together to rescue their friend Christopher Robin. Students will receive training in Music, Dance, Drama & Art while preparing a musical production of Winnie the Pooh. Join us as we bring their adventure to life.

Open to students in
1st - 3rd Grade. 
Mondays, Sept. 10 - Nov. 12, 2018
from 3:30 - 5:30 PM.
Please note that November 12 is a school holiday for many of the area schools. We will still meet that day as it is our last class, as well as the day of our performance of Winnie the Pooh.
 

One performance will be presented Monday, November 12 at 6:30 PM in the Children's Ministry Center at 3 Crosses Church.

COST: $175.00 for the 10-week session


Sibling discounts are available. Second child receives a 50% discount - use promo code 1SIBLING; Third child receives a 75% discount - use promo code 2SIBLING; Fourth (or more) child is FREE - use promo code 3SIBLING.

Contact the Academy of Arts office with questions regarding registration: musicandartsadmin@3crosses.org
or (510)537-4690 Ext. 202

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