ACADEMY ACTING and DANCE CLASSES are preparing for the Fall Semester 2016-17 Dance and Acting classes are available for ages 4 through adult. All semester classes start in September and run to January.
ZOE WEXLER, Acting student of Phil Hosford, was cast in the Kentland’s Art Theater as the Lion in the Wizard of Oz. The Academy offers Acting classes for ages 4 through adult. Classes begin mid- September and run through January. Preparing for an upcoming audition? The Academy also offers private Acting coaching. http://www.register.theacademyoffinearts.com/Academy-of-Theater_c643.htm
Dance Faculty’s Ms Natalie’s little Mollie is ready for dance classes to start! Now’s the time to buy your leotards, tights, ballet slippers and tap shoes! Dance Classes at the Academy run 16 weeks beginning from September 7, 2016 and ending in late January. There are still openings in ballet, tap, hip hop and creative movement classes. http://www.register.theacademyoffinearts.com/Academy-of-Dance_c656.ht
suzuki violin news
Saturday August 27 was the Academy’s Suzuki Summer Chamber Recital. Students aged 5 to 16, covered various levels of chamber music and large ensembles. The program was free to the public, with a reception following with refreshments at the Mill Creek Parish United Methodist Church in Derwood. The students worked very hard this summer and had a wonderful program to show for it. Check out the videos on the following link Summer Recital Videos or check them out on the Suzuki Facebook page Academy Suzuki Do you have a four year old just itching to start the violin? Email Leslie Smile, Director of the Suzuki Violin program at LesliedSmile@gmail.com
ROYAL CONSERVATORY RESULTS
AI WEI LEE’s private piano students passed their Royal Conservatory piano exam this year:
Jacqueline Li - Level 5 Annika Pillai - Level 3 Arman Rezaie - Level 2 Marcus Wong - Level 6 Hayden Wong - Level 4
STORYBOOK THEATER FOR 4-5 YEAR OLDS "If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales." - Albert Einstein Storybook Theater puts your child INTO a fairy tale. This acting class for the very young introduces literature in a relaxed atmosphere that encourages future reading. Call 301-947-9705 for more information
LA LA LA!!! Performing Arts Campers had the opportunity this summer to have voice classes with both the Academy Voice teachers, Joan McFarland and Kathleen Bavaar. Private Voice lessons are available at the Academy year round!! Call 301-947-9705 for a trial lesson.
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NATALIE BLANK, Dance Faculty, said YES to the DRESS! She will be walking down the aisle December 3, 2016. STEPHANIE MILLER, Dance Faculty, walked down the aisle with David Robinson on Labor Day weekend. LESLIE SMILE, Suzuki Faculty, said YES!!! No date set yet, but ask to see her beautiful ring.
Phil Hosford, Acting Faculty, will be performing In Washington at Sydney Harmon Hall (home of Shakespeare Theater) as a special guest of Post Classical Ensemble, an innovative orchestra that combines music with other disciplines. Phil Hosford will be doing Salieri's famous monologue from Amadeus as part of the ensemble's presentation of some of Mozart's most beautiful music.
And this month’s $25 winner is Phil Hosford's Acting Student: GRACE BULLARD Call the office at 301-947-9705 to collect your prize. Be sure to read the newsletter each month to see if you are a winner!
MONTHLY FOOD DRIVE Admission to the monthly recitals is non-perishable food item for the Manna Food Pantry. The Academy has been contributing to this community food pantry for years. Even if you aren’t attending the recitals, feel free to drop off a donation in the front lobby. THANK YOU!
Each month Piano, Violin, Cello, Guitar, Voice, and Acting students have an opportunity to showcase their talents. Our Room 8 Theater Room opens up for family members to see their accomplishments. The monthly recitals are free. Students must fill out a form with their teacher’s approval to sign up.
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