Advanced Musical Theatre Performance: Thoroughly Modern Millie Jr.

Instructors: Mary Joy Nelson, Sam Hicks, Sloan Theaker

Guest Choreographer: Patrick Garr

Students will learn advanced vocal, dance, and acting skills while preparing for a fully-staged performance of Thoroughly Modern Millie Jr. In addition to regular classes, students will have rehearsals, including tech rehearsals, during November 1-9. Students may also register to attend the Junior Theater Festival in Atlanta, GA, in January 2018, at which InnOVATION Arts Academy will present a 15-minute cut of Thoroughly Modern Millie Jr.

Learn more about the show here.

Regular Class Schedule:

  • Saturday, 1:30-4:30 pm; August 19-September 30 (no class on September 2)
  • Sunday, 1:30-4:30 pm; October 8-29

Rehearsal Schedule:

  • Wednesday, November 1, 5:00-7:30 pm
  • Friday, November 3, 5:00-9:00 pm
  • Saturday, November 4 – LOAD IN
  • Sunday, November 5, 2:00-8:00 pm
  • Monday, November 6, 5:00-9:00 pm
  • Tuesday, November 7, 5:00-9:00 pm
  • Wednesday, November 8, 5:00-9:00 pm
  • Thursday, November 9, 5:00-9:00 pm

Performance Dates & Times:

  • Friday, November 10, 7:30 pm
  • Saturday, November 11, 2:00 & 7:30 pm
  • Sunday, November 12, 6:30 pm

Tuition: $450/semester (or approximately $112.50/month if payment in installments is selected) + $25 costume fee

Age Restriction: 5th-12th grade

Class Requirements:

  • Prior enrollment in Advanced Musical Theatre or entrance audition on Thursday, August 17, 7:30-8:30 pm (prepare a 16-bar musical theatre song; students will be given acting exercises)
  • Casting auditions will be held during the second class session on August 26 (student must be registered to audition)
  • Conflicts must be submitted on August 26 with final deadline for all conflicts on October 8
  • No conflicts permitted after November 3
  • All students must register for a tap dance class with InnOVATION Arts (register separately for the Tap Dance class offered on either Monday or Thursday)
  • All students must have black tap shoes
  • Parents are expected to provide volunteer assistance with the production

NOTE: If you are registering for both the Advanced Musical Theatre Performance class and the Junior Theater Festival (JTF) Preparatory Class, select the tuition option that includes the JTF Prep class within registration for the Advanced Musical Theatre Performance class. This will provide a $50 discount on the JTF Prep class. If you register for the two classes separately, the discount will not appear in your cart at check-out.

The FAQs provide detailed information about how tuition is calculated if a student registers for the Advanced Musical Theatre Performance class, the JTF Prep class, the mandatory dance class, or some combination of these options.