The Edge

HYBRID CLASS

Mary Joy Nelson, Jeff Day, Danny Miller

For High Schoolers and Advanced Middle Schoolers.  A dynamic training class that balances individual artistic advancement with group and ensemble training.  The Edge is designed to give our students "an edge" in their field, including audition confidence, professional acting training and vocal coaching, and group training in musical theatre history through lecture, choreography, and vocal styles.

Class Schedule:

September 12 - December 12; January 24 - April 18, 2021

Saturdays 1:30-4:30pm (Fall)

Sundays 2:30-5:30pm (Spring)

Class Requirements:

  • Students who have previously taken an Advanced Musical Theatre Performance class may register without an interview.

  • Entrance interviews for new students - set up an appointment by emailing innovationarts.lex@gmail.com.

  • Students must commit to participate from September to April.  New students will be accepted in January at the discretion of the program director.

  • Students in The Edge are required to register separately for one of the required dance classes: either the Monday combo class, or the Saturday Jazz/MT class.

Class Only:  $110/month
With March production:  $175/month

Advanced Conservatory 1$162.5/month (includes 1.5 HRS Dance)

Advanced Conservatory 2$175/month (includes 2 HR Dance)

The Climb

HYBRID CLASS

Mary Joy Nelson, Jeff Day, Danny Miller

For Advanced Middle School and Upper Elementary Students.  A dynamic training class that introduces students to individual audition techniques, advanced group acting training, and song and dance.  The Climb is designed to give our middle school students the tools to “climb to the top” of their goals as a performer. 

Class Schedule:

September 12 - December 12, 2020; January 24 - April 18, 2021

Saturdays 1:30-4:30pm (Fall)

Sundays 2:30-5:30pm (Spring)

Class Requirements:

  • Students who have previously taken The Climb may register without an interview.

  • Entrance interviews for new students - set up an appointment by emailing innovationarts.lex@gmail.com.

  • Students must commit to participate from September 2020 to September to April.  New students will be accepted in January at the discretion of the program director.

  • Students in The Climb are required to register separately for: Monday Intermediate Dance, Monday Junior Advanced Musical Theatre Dance, or Saturday Jazz/MT.

Class Only:  $110/month
With March production:  $175/month

Junior Advanced Conservatory$162.5/month (includes Fall production, Spring production, and 1 HR Dance)

Junior Theatre Festival

Mary Joy Nelson, Stephanie Valentino

Select students will represent InnOVATION Arts Academy at the Junior Theater Festival (JTF) in Houston, Texas in June 2021, presenting a 15-minute festival performance of Matilda Jr. for adjudication by Broadway professionals.  Students who attend JTF also take workshops and watch amazing, professional-level student performances, as well interviews with and performances by Broadway professionals on the main stage.  Check out the JTF website: www.juniortheatrefestival.com

 

Select students will represent InnOVATION Arts Academy at the Junior Theater Festival (JTF) in Atlanta, Georgia in June 25-27, 2021, presenting a 15-minute festival performance of Matilda Jr. for adjudication by Broadway professionals. Students who attend JTF also take workshops and watch amazing, professional-level student performances, as well as interviews with and performances by Broadway professionals on the main stage. Checkout the JTF website: www.juniortheatrefestival.com.

Auditions:

February 5th from 5:30-8:30pm, February 6th from 1:30-4:30pm with callbacks to follow.

Rehearsals:

June 1-5 from 9am-4:30pm

June 7-11 from 5:00pm-9:00pm

June 12 from 1:00-6:00pm

June 14-16 from 9am-4:30pm

 

Send-off Performance on June 16 at 7:00pm

Class Requirements:

  • Students attending JTF with InnOVATION Arts Academy must have participated in a production of Matilda or Matilda Jr. in Spring of 2021 in order to audition for JTF 2021.

  • It may be that not all students who audition for JTF 2021 will be cast in the festival production.  Due to the nature of the festival, our cast size must allow us to perform efficiently and proficiently.

  • We will consider a student's dedication to their training at InnOVATION as a factor when casting for JTF 2021.

  • Mandatory Parent Meeting #1 - Sunday, January 31st at 5:30pm

InnOVATION Rehearsal Fee: $250

Festival Wristband/Entrance Cost:  $265 per student, parent, and any family members attending the festival.  

Additional Costs: Hotel, Food, Travel

 
 
 

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Email: innovationarts.lex@gmail.com

Tel: 859.489.2683

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Lexington, Kentucky

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