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Humphreys School of Musical Theatre


Humphreys School Online Musical Theatre Summer Classes

Sing! Dance! Act!

With the well-being of our students, staff, and volunteers in mind, the Humphreys School of Musical Theatre canceled all in-person summer camps, and is now offering live online classes throughout the summer.

PARENT & ME MUSICAL THEATRE — June 15 through Aug. 7 — Monday through Friday from 10-11am — Ages 4-7 — Tuition $50 / week

During this fun summer course, students will be taught a song and dance steps and draw and create characters from popular musicals. This is a great class the whole family can participate in online.

Available Weeks:

June 15-19: The Lion King     June 22-26: Beauty and the Beast     July 6-10: Toy Story
July 13-17: Peter Pan              July 20-24: Aladdin                                July 27-31: The Muppets
August 3-7: Frozen

Instructor: Melanie Flanagan


MUSICAL THEATRE PERFORMANCE — June 15 through Aug. 7 — Monday through Friday from 3:30-5pm — Ages 8-12 — Tuition $50 / week

During this fun online summer course students will learn songs and dances from popular musicals.

Available Weeks:
June 15-19: To Be a Kid     June 22-26: Friends are Forever     July 6-10: Broadway Tour Bus
July 13-17: Party Time!     July 20-24: Family Traditions          July 27-31: Golden Age of Broadway
August 3-7: Battle of the Bands

Instructor: Melanie Bivens


BALLET — June 15 through Aug. 7 — Monday through Friday from 11:30am to 12:30pm — Ages 8-18 — Tuition $50 / week

Students will learn and perform beginner to intermediate ballet dance techniques through online instruction to popular musical selections.

Available Weeks:
June 15-19     June 22-26     July 6-10     July 13-17     July 20-24     July 27-31     August 3-7

Instructor: Cathy Marmolejo


JAZZ — June 15 through Aug. 7 — Monday through Friday from 12:30-1:30pm — Ages 8-18 — Tuition $50 / week

Students will learn and perform beginner to intermediate jazz dance techniques through online instruction to popular musical selections.

July 6-10: Wicked            July 13-17: Spongebob Square Pants            July 20-24: Fosse
July 27-31: Hairspray      August 3-7

Instructor: Alissa LaVergne and Cathy Marmolejo


HIP HOP DANCE — June 15 through Aug. 7 — Monday through Friday from 2-3pm — Ages 8-18 — Tuition $50 / week

Students will learn and perform beginner to intermediate hip-hop dance techniques through online instruction to popular musical selections.

July 6-10: High School Musical     July 13-17: Bring It On     July 20-24: Descendants
July 27-31: Six                                     August 3-7: Hamilton

Instructor: Beri Brown


ACADEMY PREP. WORKSHOP — June 22-26 — Monday through Friday from 4:30-6:30pm — AGES 8-12 — Tuition $195

Students who are interested in auditioning for the HSMT Academy receive not only audition preparation assistance (monologue and song choice, resume and headshot review, etc.), but also dedicated online instruction as to the expectations, techniques, and culture of the Academy.

Instructor: Melanie Bivens


ACADEMY PREP. WORKSHOP — June 29 through July 3 — Monday through Friday from 4:30 to 6:30pm — Ages 13-18 — Tuition $195

Students who are interested in auditioning for the HSMT Academy receive not only audition preparation assistance (monologue and song choice, resume and headshot review, etc.), but also dedicated online instruction as to the expectations, techniques, and culture of the Academy.

Instructor: Melanie Bivens


TUTS Humphreys School of Musical Theatre offers three online Teen Intensive Sessions during this summer, Scene & Song Study, Audition Intensive and College Prep Workshop. Each of these offer students a more in-depth study of musical theatre.

SCENE & SONG STUDY — June 15-26 — Monday through Friday from 1:30-3pm — Ages 13 to 18 — Tuition $250

In these 90 minute classes, students will receive training in acting, singing, and dancing as they work together on scenes and songs from the musical theatre repertoire. Each day, students will gain skills in vocal production, text analysis, movement, physical attack, and character development, all designed to flip the switch from process to product. The class will conclude with a zoom showcase.

Instructor: Brenda Varvoutis


AUDITION INTENSIVE — July 13-24— Monday through Friday 1:30-3pm — Ages 13 to 18 — Tuition $475

During this intensive program students will learn the process of selecting, studying, and performing a monologue and song, learn how to approach “cold readings” from a script, and navigate their way through a 16-bar musical piece.

Instructor: Olson Scott Kelly


COLLEGE PREP WORKSHOP — Aug. 3-7 — Monday through Friday from 1:30-3pm — Ages 13 to 18 — Tuition $300

The purpose of this course is to guide students in the preparation of college auditions. Students will be guided through song and monologue selections. Training and critique for their audition pieces will be offered. Through individualized coaching and research students, will have a more complete understanding of the college selection process and will be encouraged to focus on selecting colleges that will suit their personal goals and needs.

Instructor: Olson Scott Kelly


HSMT MASTERCLASS SERIES — July 6-10 — Monday through Friday from 1:30-3pm — Ages 13 to 18 — Tuition $200

Taught by theatre professionals, the HSMT Master Class series provides students with the opportunity to learn about various aspects of performing, and about the business of theatre. Students should come to class with at least one monologue and one song prepared. Each class will also offer a specific time for questions and answers, so students should be ready ask questions.

July 6: Technique Vocal Work with a Musical Selection The instructor for this class is Sally Wilfert.

July 7: Monologue Performance The instructor for this class is Crystal Dickinson.

July 8: Introduction to Musical Theatre Performance In this class students will go over the dos’ and don’ts when it comes to performing through the song. The instructor for this class is Jacob Shideler.

July 9: Craft of Acting The instructor for this class is Crystal Dickinson.

July 10: Dance The instructor for this class is Parker Esse.

Instructors: Jacob Shideler, Crystal Dickinson, Sally Wilfert and Parker Esse.


2020/2021 HSMT ACADEMY AUDITIONS

Auditions for the HSMT Academy for 20/21 are taking place online. Click the button below for details on how to audition.

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If you’re a TUTS Subscriber, you will save 10% when you enroll your child at HSMT.

Need help enrolling? Email us at hsmt@tuts.com.

HSMT has a no refund policy – every hour of every class is essential, on-time and full-session attendance is mandatory. If a student has to drop, we will issue credit that has to be used by the end of the fiscal year. Or you may take any unused tuition as a charitable contribution to TUTS, and we will provide a confirmation letter. If your plans change, please call the school office at 713.558.8801. Upon registration a confirmation email will be sent to you letting you know important class details.