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Musical Theatre Vocal Prep Workshops

  • Mellanie Shaylor School of Music Pty Ltd 288 Auburn Road Hawthorn (map)

A 90 minute workshop with Darina Chakarova where you will build your skills and confidence.

Wednesday 3 April, 6:00pm-7:30pm
Saturday 6 April, 3:00pm-4:30pm
Saturday 6 April, 4:30pm - 6:00pm

What will I gain from this workshop?

Singing/Speaking: breathing techniques, using the colours of the voice, learning to project the voice; extending the vocal range and improving the vocal technique

Rhythm and patterns: developing a tight sense of rhythm in relation to singing and speaking

Pitch: developing an accurate sense of pitch (singing in tune); learning how to use different intonations in relation to conveying emotions and attitudes in speech.

Dynamics: developing a solid understanding of how to reach the full range of dynamics in your voice

Acting: using different expressions and tones of your voice; learning how to create a character. Ability to ‘Talk Music’

Confidence: simple techniques and strategies to become more self-assured

Creativity & Flexibility: learning how to react on the spot; using imagination to express original ideas as well as adapting to new situations, improvising and shifting strategies to meet different types of challenges

Teamwork: interactions with other performers: being an effective and efficient team member

Focus: learning how to stay focussed for extended periods of time; tips on how to stay motivated during activities, working towards a particular goal

Repertoire: working on songs from musicals to equip performers with the skills they need to be successful

Professionalism: promptness, preparedness, discipline, respect for the team, appropriate balance between confidence and humility, an ability to collaborate with others for the good of the group

Tenacity: developing an openness to taking directions and taking risks, courage to venture into unfamiliar territory 

Limited spaces available. Book your spot today $55 + BF

Earlier Event: March 6
Rhythm & Dynamics