Details

Session: Fall 2019
Chapter:  Austin
Location:  Bethany United Methodist Church
Time:  5:00pm - 7:00pm
Day:  Thursday
Starts:  09/05
Ages:  8-10
Tuition:  $195.00

** Registration ended September 15, 2019 at 11:00pm

Class Description

Young Broadway stars will hone their craft by learning how to perform several full song and dance numbers, explore basic character development, and work on simple scene construction.  Give your regards to Broadway and don’t miss out on all the fun this Fall semester!

Teacher:


Lauris Blackwell

Lauris Blackwell grew up singing and dancing! After high school she attended Austin College, and then went on to New York, where she was a scholarship winner to the American Musical and Dramatic Academy. She stayed in NYC for eleven years performing professionally on and off Broadway and on many National and European tours. Some of her favorite roles are the Narrator in “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”, Rose, in “Bye, Bye Birdie”, Amnesia, in “Nunsense”, Lily, in “Annie”, and Rhetta, in “Pump Boys and Dinettes”. She has performed at the White House and the Kennedy Center for both the Bush and Clinton Administration in conjunction with the Children’s Literacy Program. She performed in the Natchez Opera for ten years and was fortunate enough to be the soloist for then Governor George Bush’s Inauguration. Since moving home to Texas, she has performed and Choreographed with Waco Children’s Theater, Temple Civic Theatre, the Public Domain, and River City Pops and many others. She has choreographed for Buzz Productions, Akins High School, River City Pops, Austin Summer Musicals For Children, as well as served on the RCP and ASMC Boards. She teaches tap, ballet, jazz, and musical theatre to all ages. She is the dance instructor and Choreographer for Christian Youth Theatre. When not dancing about, she spends time with her husband, James, and their wonderful son Dustin. She is so grateful and blessed to be a part of all of her work “families”

Location Notes:

Classes are held in the main building floors 2 & 3.

Class Location:

10010 Anderson Mill Rd., Austin, TX 78750