For ages 14-17 years
The one week residential musical theatre course is designed for the aspiring performer who wants to improve and develop their passion for performance. The course is designed to introduce you to a range of musical theatre styles as well as develop skills that can be applied in performance.
Through a variety of intense and creative workshops you will learn to improve and develop your craft and work on individual skills and also as a member of the ensemble. Musical Theatre is about the collaboration of all three performance disciplines; Acting, Singing and Dance and by working with professional Directors, Musical Directors and Choreographers, you will learn more in this one intensive week than you ever thought possible! The week culminates in a public performance to celebrate the progress you've made although the focus of the course is on process, developing and growing as a performer and as a person.
Each day a different West End Masterclass will take place. This will involve working with a series of visiting professionals from different West End productions who will teach, inspire and share with you their experience from the industry. Previous guests have included West End Artists from Wicked, Hairspray, Parade, Mary Poppins, Singing in the Rain Mamma Mia and Chicago.
In addition to the Masterclass programme you will work on:
“I am thrilled about getting into Drama School. Thank you so much for helping me to realise my dreams and for supporting me in everything I did at Hurtwood”Dani Harrison