Musical Theatre

As an accredited school for theatre, CCM Prep adheres to the highest standards for theatre education taught by some of the finest and most experienced faculty in the area.

Faculty follow a curriculum that introduces core skills at the youngest level and builds upon them as students progress through the levels. Private acting lessons, including audition preparation, coaching for performances and college readiness, also are available from our theatre arts faculty. Please contact the CCM Prep office with questions about Musical Theatre Programs.

Youth Musical Theatre Classes

An introduction to musical theatre through active exploration in singing, dancing and acting. Students will learn safe and simple techniques in dance, singing and voice projection. The 10 week session will feature age appropriate songs, scenes and a dance number, all arranged for the budding musical theatre actor! Students will present an informal performance at the end of the 10 weeks.

Junior Musical Theatre Intensive (Jr. MTI) provides a challenging and disciplined educational experience for students ages 9-14 who have a special interest in musical theatre. The students receive instruction in audition preparation, vocal music, dance and performance technique while working toward a full-scale musical production. Auditions are required.  

All students who are enrolled in the program are required to attend the Junior Theater Festival in Atlanta.

Questions and comments about this program should be directed to Rebecca Childs, Becca Strand or Karie-Lee Sutherland.


High School Musical Theatre Classes

Lisa Ericksen, director

Students serious about musical theatre are encouraged to audition for the Musical Theatre Intensive program. This program encompasses voice, dance and acting components. Each session includes instruction in musical theatre dance, acting, vocal performance and seminar/rehearsal. Audition preparation is a major component, along with master classes and seminars led by working professional artists. Students are required to take private voice lessons.

Auditions

Audition scheduling information coming soon.

Please bring a completed MTI Audition Form to the audition with a resume and headshot. Contact the CCM Prep office for the MTI Audition Form.

For the dance audition, bring clothes and shoes to dance in. You may change clothes for the song and monologue audition.

Please prepare for the song and monologue portion of the audition:

  • Two contrasting songs from Musical Theatre, both 32 bar cuts, memorized; bring printed sheet music in the key you would like to sing, an accompanist will be provided.
  • One one-minute monologue, memorized from a play