Helen Hayes Youth Theatre
Fall 2015 Programs
- Online registration system offers payment plans at checkout
- Multi-session and Multiple family member discounts are also available at the online registration checkout
For more information:
Phone: (845) 826-2049
Mainstage Productions: Cost $400. Audition required. Meet once a week for 4 – 5 hours. Larger cast size. Some participants will play leading roles, some will play ensemble roles. Mandatory tech week entails rehearsals Monday through Thursday evenings prior to performance weekend with 4 shows. Full production professional production elements including set, lighting and costumes. $10 audition fee paid at audition. Fee will be refunded if you are cast and register for production. You must register for an audition online at www.helenhayesyouththeatre.com. We will send you audition requirements after you register.
GUYS AND DOLLS
Set in Damon Runyon's mythical New York City, Guys and Dolls is a celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway. Featuring a variety of ensemble and star roles, big splashy production numbers and Frank Loesser’s brassy, immortal musical score.
JUNIOR COMPANY MAINSTAGE PRODUCTION: Ages 7 - 12
Rehearsals: Saturdays 11am – 3pm
September 26 – November 14
Tech Week - MANDATORY: November 16 – 19 4:30pm – 8:30pm
Performances: November 20–21@7pm, November 20-22@3pm
INTERMEDIATE COMPANY MAINSTAGE PRODUCTION: Ages 11 to 14
Rehearsals: Saturdays 2pm – 6pm
Sept 26 – December 5
Tech Week - MANDATORY: December 7 – 13: 4:30pm – 8:30pm
Performances: December 11–12@7pm, December 12-13@3pm
SENIOR COMPANY MAINSTAGE PRODUCTION: Ages 13 to 18
Rehearsals: Sundays 12pm – 5pm
September 27 – November 21
Tech week - MANDATORY: November 30 – December 3
Performances: December 4–5@7pm, December 5-6@3pm
Musical Theater Dance for Beginning Dancers
Successful musical theater performers need to be triple threats! You gotta sing, dance and act!!! We are offering this one hour class before rehearsal each week specifically so that beginning or non-dancers can develop their dancing skills. Focusing on the essential dance styles of ballet, jazz and modern, this class will develop your dance vocabulary, technique, and performance skills
Ages 7 – 12: Saturdays 9:45am – 10:45am: October – December 5
Ages 7 - 12: Saturdays 12:45pm – 1:45pm October 3 – December 5
Ages 13-18: Sundays 10:45am – 11:45am October 4 – December 6
WORKSHOPS: Cost $350. No audition required. Meet once a week for 90 - 120 minutes. Small cast size offers each participant a role in the show. Focus on performance with a final performance at Antrim Playhouse in full costume and minimal set and lighting.
GUYS AND DOLLS Workshops – Ages 7 to 13
Tuesdays: 5:30pm – 7:00pm
September 29 – December 1
Performance: Sunday, December 6@12pm
KUNG FU KITTY – Ages 4 – 7
We're casting kittens, puppies and ninjas and more! Join us for the world premiere of Kung Fu Kitty, our original pop musical featuring an adorable story with lots of fun roles for everyone.
Saturdays: 10:00am – 11:15am
September 26 – November 21
Performance: November 21@12pm
Tuesdays: 4:00pm – 5:15pm
September 29 – November 17
Performance: November 22@12pm
FOR MORE INFO:
PHONE: (845) 826-2049
Fall Audition Workshops
Learn how to put your best foot forward in the casting room.
Enroll in one of our AUDITION WORKSHOPS to learn how to bring your A-game to the casting process. A strong knowledge about the audition process, positive self-image, and a positive attitude are just a few crucial lessons students will learn through the workshop to leave powerful impressions at auditions.
Each small group will walk through a mock audition process and receive guidance, advice, and notes on standing out from the crowd and making the most of each audition opportunity.
Location: Helen Hayes Studios 142 Main Street, Nyack, NY
Maximum 6 students per session
Cost: $30 per session
Ages 10 – 17:
Group A: September 16 : 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Group B: September 17 : 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Group C: September 18: 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Ages 8 – 13:
Group D: September 18: 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Please bring in your own sheet music in the correct key. Prepare 16 – 32 bars from the musical theater song of your choice. Please contact our office to set up a private coaching session with a vocal coach if you do not have sheet music or know what you would like to sing.