to inform, make aware and educate while making connections.
to educate, practice and perfect.
to sustain and maintain.
Karaoke-For-Peace is a self/community initiative where communities reported as having the highest crime rates in the city are met right on the corners with peace and encouraged to spread love through song while getting entertained all at the same time.
This class will teach the fundamentals of acting and improvisation exploring how to get in touch with yourself and the character within while using "Yes and". Artist will be exposed to etiquette, piece selection, timing, and how to portray a character through informed choices.
Artists will practice using their bodies to tell stories and how to translate intention into their stage performance by way of poetry and hip-hop.
Artists will demonstrate how to tell a story to music with their bodies. Artists do NOT have to be classically trained dancers for this section.
Artists will explore their vocal ability. From musical theatre selections to R&B and other styles of music, artists will explore range, learn how to warm up and cool down, and practice storytelling through song.
There will be a final performance for parents, family and friends to showcase all skills practiced and explored throughout the six weeks of intensive.
4 weeks of acting basics taught on Saturday afternoons for 1 hour. From learning the basics of auditioning to preparing for a performance, artists will learn skills to either start a career in performance or simply build confidence for handling everyday stressors. Professional performing artists currently employed in the business will teach a different specialty each week.