April Spotlight Opportunities

Apr 1st

2013

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APRIL SPOTLIGHT OPPORTUNITIES AT-A-GLANCE:

Broadway Confidential: Flashdance, Monday April 1, 5:30-7:00pm at the New Century Theatre
Broadway Confidential featuring speaker B-Boy J-Sun (Jason Noer), local choreographer and teaching artist of hip hop styles will lead an engaging discussion on break dancing culture and how the movie Flashdance launched break dancing into the public’s eye. For more information and to RSVP visit: HENNEPIN THEATRE TRUST

Open Dance Event: Friday April 5, 4:00pm-6:00pm at the New Century Theatre and Cowles Center for Dance
Join Hennepin Theatre Trust and the Cowles Center for Dance as we celebrate Flashdance arriving in Minneapolis! Open dance classes available in tap, African dance, break-dancing and even choreography from the musical! Learn more and register here: HENNEPIN THEATRE TRUST

Triple Threat Workshop: Monday, April 22, 4:30-5:30 at the New Century Theatre
Get your burning audition questions answered! Join a panel of the Twin Cities best actors, directors, music directors and choreographers to give tips and tricks on how to have a killer audition. A portion of the workshop will focus specifically on the SpotLight Triple Threat process but is open to anyone interested in bettering their audition skills. Register here: HENNEPIN THEATRE TRUST

Broadway Workshop: Tap Class, Thursday April 25, 4:30-6:00pm at the New Century Theatre:
Join one of the stars of Mary Poppins, Con O’Shea-Creal (currently playing Bert on the national tour) in a basic to intermediate tap class. Learn more and register here: HENNEPIN THEATRE TRUST

More details below…

FAMILY DAY OPEN DANCE EVENT FRIDAY APRIL 5, 4:00-6:00pm

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:
Learn from cast members of Flashdance and local artists in a variety of open dance class opportunities!

4:00-5:00PM:
The cast from Flashdance will teach choreography from the show at the New Century Theatre
Christian Adeti will teach African dance at the Cowles Center Target Classroom

5:00-6:00PM:
Galen Higgins from Rhythmic Circus will teach tap dance at the New Century Theatre B-Boy J-Sun will teach break dance at the Cowles Center Target Classroom

WHEN:
Friday April 5, 2013 4:00-6:00pm

WHERE:
New Century Theatre
615 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis
(Located on the first floor of the City Center building) Cowles Center for Dance, Target Classroom
528 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis

HOW MUCH: FREE with RSVP

HOW DO I SIGN UP:
Visit this link online to register! This event is open to pre-teens through adults! No experience necessary. This link is also available on the SpotLight website and Facebook Page. http://www.hennepintheatretrust.org/events/flashdance-open-dance-event

WHAT SHOULD I PREPARE:
Please come dressed and ready to move!

Questions? Contact Whitney! Whitney.Rhodes@HennepinTheatreTrust.org or 612.455.9531.

We look forward to seeing you there!

TRIPLE THREAT AUDITION WORKSHOP Monday April 22, 4:30-5:30pm

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:
Get your burning audition questions answered! Join a panel of the Twin Cities best actors, directors, music directors and choreographers to give tips and tricks on how to have a killer audition. A portion of the workshop will focus specifically on the SpotLight Triple Threat process but is open to anyone interested in bettering their audition skills.

WHEN:
Monday April 22 4:30-5:30pm

WHERE:
New Century Theatre
615 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis
(Located on the first floor of the City Center building)

HOW MUCH:
Free with registration

HOW DO I SIGN UP:
Visit this link online to register: http://www.hennepintheatretrust.org/forms/spotlight-workshop-triple-threat- audition-workshop

WHAT SHOULD I PREPARE:
No need to prepare any material, just bring your questions!

Questions? Contact Whitney! Whitney.Rhodes@HennepinTheatreTrust.org or 612.455.9531.

We look forward to seeing you there!

BROADWAY WORKSHOP: TAP DANCE THURSDAY APRIL 25, 4:30-6:00pm

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:
Learn from one of the stars of Mary Poppins, Con O’Shea-Creal (Bert), basic and intermediate level tap dance.

WHEN:
Thursday, April 25, 2013 4:30-6:00pm

WHERE:
New Century Theatre
615 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis
(Located on the first floor of the City Center building)

HOW MUCH:
$5 payable in cash or check at the door

HOW DO I SIGN UP:
Visit this link online to register! This link is also available on the SpotLight website and Facebook Page. http://www.hennepintheatretrust.org/forms/broadway-workshop-mary- poppins

WHAT SHOULD I PREPARE:
Please come dressed and ready to move. Wear tap or hard soled shoes for this class.

Questions? Contact Whitney! Whitney.Rhodes@HennepinTheatreTrust.org or 612.455.9531.

We look forward to seeing you there!