The University of Hartford’s Hartt School Community Division in Connecticut is still accepting applications for their popular Summer Musical Theatre Intensive Junior program (grades 4-8), led by Hartt voice faculty and program director Michelle Murray Fiertek. Summer Musical Theatre Intensive Junior is a fun summer-study opportunity for young performers to develop their acting, singing, and dance skills while working closely with top teachers and industry professionals. The program culminates in carefully crafted showcase performances on the final day of the program. Students even have professional headshots taken FOR FREE!
SMTI Jr. is led by Kimberly West (Director), Sarah Reed (Music Director), and Christine Simoes (Choreographer).The following master classes are part of the 2019 SMTI Jr:
IMPROVISATION MASTER CLASS
An opportunity to learn about and practice theatrical improvisation with New York-based actress and writer Moira O’Sullivan. Have fun, get comfortable, and be able to handle yourself in all acting situations!
HIP-HOP DANCE MASTER CLASS
Learn the hip-hop movement style from Connecticut’s own dancer and instructor Keith Crockett in this high energy, fun, and very supportive environment!
Summer Musical Theatre Intensive Junior (grades 4-8)
July 15–26, 2019
Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Applications accepted until NEXT FRIDAY, JUNE 7 2019
Learn more at: https://www.hartford.edu/hartt-community-division/classes-lessons/music/summer-study/grade-6-8.aspx#smtijranchor
For a video on SMTIJR: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BEGFjdwIxp0
Hartt Summer Musical Theatre Intensive Junior (photo credit: Anna Vdovenko)