Cost: $130 for eight weekly classes (EPT is able to offer these classes at a low price, covering only our costs, thanks to generous donors and grants.) Partial or full scholarships may be available; contact [email protected] for more information.
Where: Ennis Public Theatre, 113 N Dallas St, Ennis, 75119
When: Tuesday afternoons, August 29, September 5, 12, 19, and 26, October 3, 10, and 17
- 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. – Grades 1st – 5th
- 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. – Grades 6th – 12th
- 1st – 5th Grade – Teaching focuses on proper posture, breathing, projection and intonation. Students will learn musical theater selections to be performed as an ensemble, with solo opportunities, during the final class. All music will be provided, giving the students new selections to add to their repertoire, to use for future auditions.
- 7th – 12th Grade – Teaching focuses on proper posture, breathing, projection and intonation. Vocal ranges and tessituras will be determined, while exploring the qualities of vocal registers. Students will be assigned song selections in small groups, with solo opportunities, to be performed during the final class. All music will be provided, giving the students new selections to add to their repertoire, to use for future auditions.
Instructor: Mrs. Nicole Adams
Mrs. Nicole Adams is an innovative, attentive, and dedicated music educator with an overwhelming desire to make a difference in the lives of her students. She has over thirty years of experience as a piano and vocal instructor, fifteen of which were in the public school system. She has also been musical director for several high school shows, including Annie, The Wizard of Oz, and You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.
Starting this Fall, Mrs. Adams is extremely excited to join the team at The Ennis Public Theater! She will be offering Vocal Classes for Musical Theater to students in 1st-12th grades, with other opportunities for students of all ages in the future.
Mrs. Adams currently resides with her husband, Zac, and their two teenagers, Nicholas (16) and Alexandria (15), who are both students at Ennis High School this year. Nicholas is a serious gamer and a certified Scuba diver while Alexandria has found a love for fine arts. She has been a member of the Texas Middle School/Junior High All-State Choir and has been in several musical productions, her favorite of which was her role as Patrick Star in EPT’s production of The SpongeBob Musical: Youth Edition.
For more information, contact Mrs. Adams at [email protected].