Middler & Teen Classes (ages 11-18)

Classes > Spring 2024 > Middler & Teen Classes (ages 11-18)

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(For our Upper Dublin classes, scroll to the end of this page.)

How to Audition
Time: 9-10 AM, Saturdays April 6 - May 4, 2024
Instructor: John Rea
Tuition: $145

Do you need to improve your audition skills? What actor doesn't? This important class will give you new skills to help you audition to the best of your ability. Together we will walk through the steps of preparing for and executing your audition. Each actor will practice their audition each week and get professional feedback. Monologues from contemporary plays, films and musicals will be used.

Musical Theatre Prep
Time: 10-11 AM, Saturdays April 6 - May 4, 2024
Instructors: John Rea & Tina Lynch
Tuition: $145

Get your act together. Sharpen your acting, singing and dancing skills. This class will feature the audition songs for our Musical Theatre Camp productions this summer. Dive into the roles and bring your characters to life. This is a great class for anyone with a passion for musical theatre, but especially for those interested in our summer musical theatre camp.

5 Master Classes
Time: 11 AM - 12:30 PM, Saturdays April 6 - May 4, 2024
Instructors: TBA
Tuition: $220

On the heels of last season's hit master classes is a sequel taught by professional Philadelphia and New York actors and directors. Each week a master class will focus on valuable acting, choreography and vocal techniques aimed at helping you become the best actor you can be. Topics include: Costume Design, Rehearsal Technique, Books on Tape Technique, Putting a Character Together, and more. This class is not to be missed by serious actors.

Comedy Improv
Two Time Options: 1-2 PM & 2-3pm, Saturdays April 6 - May 4, 2024
Instructor: Jen Jaynes
Tuition: $145

Making people laugh is one of the great joys in life. Get your funny on while you learn to create comedy on the spot, using simple suggestions and your own top-of-your-head responses. Comedy and the ability to bring humor to a situation serves you in every aspect of your life. We have a long tradition of creating comedy improv at MacGuffin, with our expert comedians performing in This Side Up Comedy Improv Troupe. This class is a perfect first step in learning how to work with partners, make up wacky jokes and characters, and test your limits…all while having a great time! If you like the tv show Whose Line is it Anyway, you can’t miss this class!

 

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Thursday classes held in Upper Dublin:

SANDY RUN MIDDLE SCHOOL
520 Twining Rd, Dresher, PA 19025
All Upper Dublin (and surrounding area) Students Welcome! Ages 11-14

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Musical Theatre & Acting
Dates: April 4 - May 2
Time: 5:30-6:30 PM Thursdays
Middlers Only Ages: 11-14
Instructor: Jen Jaynes
Tuition: $145

Get your top hat ready! We'll be working on scenes and songs from Stephen Schwartz's hit musical, Wicked. Get your arms, legs, and voice in sync. This class will get you moving with your fellow actors and having a great time. Strengthen your confidence and musical theatre presence. Learn to project your voice, take your dance moves to the next level, and interpret these fantastic songs as only you can.

Comedy Improv
Dates: April 4 - May 2
Time: 6:30-7:30 PM Thursdays
Middlers Only Ages: 11-14
Instructor: Jen Jaynes
Tuition: $145

Making people laugh is one of the great joys in life. Get your funny on while you learn to create comedy on the spot, using simple suggestions and your own top-of-your-head responses. Comedy and the ability to bring humor to a situation serves you in every aspect of your life. We have a long tradition of creating comedy improv at MacGuffin, with our expert comedians performing in This Side Up Comedy Improv Troupe. This class is a perfect first step in learning how to work with partners, make up wacky jokes and characters, and test your limits…all while having a great time! If you like the tv show Whose Line is it Anyway, you can’t miss this class!

FINE PRINT
Tuition can be fully refundable up until March 23. After that, 50% of tuition can be refundable up until 9:30am, April 6.

Our email address is info@macguffintf.com

All classes (except Sandy Run Middlle School classes) are held at 2030 Sansom Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103

A limited number of scholarships and work/studys are available for MacGuffin classes on a financial need basis. Learn More