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Academy of Performing Arts - Music Classes
Franklin Rec is happy to partner with the Academy of Performing Arts for classes focusing on music education for younger children. APA is a dance and music academy in Franklin and Oak Creek, dedicated to building happy, healthy, & responsible kids through arts education! Visit academywi.com to view THEIR full selection of programs.
LOCATION: (Corner of Hwy 100 & Loomis) 10001 St. Martins Rd. Franklin, WI
In this fun introductory music class, young performers will learn age-appropriate musical concepts, songs & rhymes and warmups. Each class will feature rhythm instruments, playing fun games to reinforce concepts, and singing.
In this class young singers will gain confidence in their voices, and musical abilities. Your singer can look forward to fun warmups and games, as well as learning music concepts and songs from a variety of musical genres.
Glee Pop Choir
In Glee choir, students will learn to sing and perform two songs, and put together simple choreography to perform at APA’s music recital. Each week students will work on basic singing techniques, and learn performance skills that will help them build the necessary confidence needed to perform together for a live audience. Throughout the session, students will gain team-building and leadership skills, while making fun, social connections.
Elf Jr - The Musical
Based on the beloved holiday film, this hilarious fish-out-of-water comedy follows Buddy the Elf in his quest to find his true identity. This modern-day holiday classic is sure to make every young performer embrace his or her "inner elf" with plenty of large ensemble numbers featuring elves and (New Yorkers) of every type. All students who enroll will be cast in this production, but they must come to the audition dates so that the production crew can cast the show prior to the first rehearsal.
Auditions will consist of students singing a 1 minute song of their choice from a musical movie or broadway show, reading from the script, and learning a simple dance combination.
Audition Date: August 21 and 22 from 4-7pm – This is Mandatory