Musical Theatre

The Academy provides a dynamic, exciting and professional program established to provide the highest standards of training in all aspects of musical theatre. The Faculty works to inspire and train a new generation of passionate performers. Students receive professional-level instruction in the triple threats of dance, voice and acting. Versatility, style and ease are encouraged.

Students will graduate as well-rounded artists in preparation for the stages of tomorrow. Graduates from these programs develop versatility and a keen sense of style and ease when working with choreographers and performing on stage. Learning how to audition and focusing career ambitions are also part of the learning journey. This successful program has placed dancers in many of North America’s most prestigious university programs. Our graduates are gracing the stages from Toronto to Broadway.

Noted choreographers and directors are invited to work with the dancers in these programs. Guest artists have included Denis Simpson, Jeff Hyslop, Kevin-Michael Cripps, Marlise McCormick, David Adams and many more who have joined the Academy’s resident faculty with their vast knowledge and experience to coordinate this program’s success.

Class Objectives:

  • gain a deeper understanding of development as a performer and actor
  • combine all elements of triple-threat training in producing a cohesive performance
  • a wider knowledge of different styles of theatre and musical theatre

Classes offered to: students ages 5-18

Taught by: Penelope Boyse, Shawna ParryLaura Ross & Jacq Smith

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Musical Theatre - Richmond Academy of Dance
Musical Theatre - Richmond Academy of Dance
Musical Theatre - Richmond Academy of Dance