TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY CAMPUS
San Marcos, TX
Saturday, August 1st, 2020
3PM-4:30PM Campus Tour (please wear comfortable shoes as there are a lot of hills) Meet in front of the Performing Arts Center. There is a pay parking lot directly behind the building (corner of Edward Gary and University Drive), 405 Moon Street (GPS)
4:30PM-5PM Program overview and Q&A with Kaitlin (tour guide will bring you to location)
Sunday, August 2nd, 2020
Performance Room 209E
9AM - 10:30AM DANCE MASTER CLASS with Cassie Abate
10:45AM-12:45PM SONG AUDITION MASTER CLASS with Kaitlin Hopkins
12:45PM-1PM Brief Q&A on audition process wIth Kaitlin
Parents may observe both classes and overview and attend the campus tour
Everyone has heard of Texas State and their popular musical theatre BFA program. Kaitlin Hopkins, the head of musical theatre is well known for her nurturing, hands-on approach. Kaitlin will bring her experience as a vocal professor, director and expertise as she watches hundreds of prescreens each year. Bring a 32-bar cut or 1 minute cut of one of your musical theatre college audition songs. No piano accompanist will be provided, so bring recorded tracks and a playback device. Kaitlin will work with each student individually and give you valuable feedback. Wear comfortble clothing or remain in dance attire. Bring headshot,resume.
Kaitlin will also answer your questions about the Texas State MT program and their prescreen process.
Cassie Abate holds an MFA in musical theatre and years of experience as a dancer and award-winning choreographer. She heads dance for musical theatre and seeks to empower young artists and prepare them for work at the highest caiber of the business. Cassie will teach a brief dance combo and give feedback to students. Wear dance attire and jazz shoes. Bring headshot,resume.
Participation fee is $450 per student (includes parents)
Song Master Class
Dance Master Class
Program overview including Q&A with Kaitlin
Enrollment is limited to first 12 students
You will get an email before the class with more details and any last minute updates.
No refunds and participation is nontransferable