The El Paso SMTI represents the collaboration of three of the region’s premier performing arts training programs. ActorSpace, Youth Opera of El Paso, and Kids Excel.
A 6-week intensive program where you will work with a team of music, theatre, and dance professionals. This team is comprised of working professionals and master teachers from the three collaborating studios.
Each day consists of three 80 min classes in each of the following disciplines; Musical Theatre Stage Craft, Movement, & Music, with the last two hours of each day focusing on our summer production.
The intensive culminates with a fully staged, full length musical.
SMTI’s faculty members have regional, national touring, opera, television and film credits, and draw from these experiences to create this dynamic program. Professional guest artists familiar with the partner programs and their missions may also be invited to teach in the intensive.
Classes and Rehearsal Sessions will include:
Dance – Choreography, Technique and Movement for the show
Acting and Stage Craft; Preparing for a Role
Solo and Ensemble Vocal work
One on One time with Instructors