Don't miss out on Sandra Singer Summer School, work with some of the leading talent in the UK
Welcome to our 2016 SUMMER WORKSHOPS.
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We are trying something slightly different this year that we hope you will all love for our summer training.
ONE DAY SPECIALIST WORKSHOPS
Rather than have a whole week of training with a showcase at the end we have tailor made some amazing day workshops for you. Bringing some of the leading artistes in the UK down to Leigh on Sea.
We will be specialising in different areas of the industry and giving you the opportunity to book either one day, two or the complete three days with us.
When the places are gone – they are gone!!!
You will see details of the three different workshop days on offer this year between August 1st and 3rd. We have limited places on each day in each age groups.
The age groups per workshop day are age 6 to 10 years of age. 11 to 13 years of age and 14 to age 21. The classes will be tailor made to your age groups.
You need to print off the booking form (see download on this page) and complete and post off to us with payment in full to confirm you booking.
The fee is only £35 inc vat per day.
Looking forward to seeing you all in August
The Workshops & Tutors for 2016 are:
MONDAY AUGUST 1st 2016
Workshop Day will cover: DRAMA THROUGH DANCE – DANCE (Lyrical) – SINGING
Gary is one of the leading men in Musical Theatre in the UK. He trained at Laines Theatre Arts (where he was Head Boy) and went on to play roles such as: Jersey Boys (West End) as Nick Massi. Les Miserables (West End) playing Marius. Cats (UK Tour) playing Rum Tum Tugger. Matilda (West End) playing Rudolpho. Chorus Line (West End) playing Zach. Mamma Mia (International Tour) playing Sky. We are delighted to have Gary join us for this special workshop of Acting through Dance and the art of bringing characters to life and making them believable.
Ashton Moore is an Essex-based musician, musical director, composer and teacher who is high demand. With musical directing credits for shows including Sister Act, Legally Blonde, The Last Five Years, Godspell, Rent, Little Shop of Horrors, Billy Elliot, The Who’s Tommy and Rock of Ages (as well as performing credits as Jean Valjean in Les Miserables, Tom Collins in Rent and Judas Iscariot in Jesus Christ Superstar). Ashton has over 55 full musicals to his name as musical director, performer, musician, director or producer. Ashton has worked with West End & Broadway stars including Hugh Maynard, Tim Howar, Mazz Murray, Zoe Tyler, Rachelle Ann Go and ITV Superstar’s Nathan James. Ashton’s first full musical – Samson – was performed at the Palace Theatre (Southend) in 2015 and is currently in professional development, and he was selected as a national finalist for the 2016 Perfect Pitch Musical Theatre Writing Award.
Aimee is the Artistic Director and Head of Dance at Singer Stage School. She trained at Singer Stage School and Millennium Dance & The Urdang Academy in London. She is a sought after Choreographer and regularly choreographs international shows as well as in the UK. Aimee was the first Acrobatic Arts Tutor in Essex incorporating Dance, Acrobatics and Gymnastics as recommended by Cirque Du Soleil.
TUESDAY AUGUST 2nd 2016
Workshop Day will include: DRAMA – PHYSICAL THEATRE & STAGE COMBAT – AUDITIONS
JUDITH TAYLOR B.A. hons
Focussing on ‘Feel it, See it, Say it’ (Meisner Technique simplified) sessions that will teach you to be convincing, realistic and natural at the same time. Learn skills that are essential for TV, Film and theatre work.
For our older workshops the work will include ‘hard hitting story lines’. Judith is ‘Head of Drama’ at Singer Stage school where students have enjoyed great success working under her wing whilst training at the school and are now playing leads for CBBC, BBC, Disney, Lime Pictures, Sky Atlantic, Warner Brothers etc.
Learn the art of physical movement and stage combat in this all-action, fast-paced, dynamic session led by Billy Herring. Billy has over a decade of experience working both professionally and within the education industry and this class can’t be missed if you want new skills and experiences.
We will be having an experienced Industry Professional working with us for the day covering Audition Technique and/or The Role of a Casting Director. Watch the website for more information nearer the time. www.sandrasinger.com
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 3rd 2016
Workshop Day will include: CIRCUS SKILLS – COMMERCIAL/HIP HOP DANCE – SELF DEFENCE
Roll up roll up come and join the circus and learn to juggle, plate spin and diabolo. Walk tall on stilts and practice your circus skills and learn to balance objects and each other. Workshops will be tailored to the age groups. Holly is one of the leading Circus Skill workshop providers in the UK. Based in Dorset Holly is again back with us by public demand following her last amazing Circus Skills workshops.
We are delighted to be welcoming Jon to do two very important workshops on Safety. The main workshop will be on Self Defence/Karate and as a third Dan Black Belt he knows his stuff. Jon in his capacity as Webmaster will also be touching on safety within Social Media.
Rhian is one of the leading commercial & hip hop dancers in the industry. She recently danced with Rhianna for The Brit Awards, She has worked with many artists such as: Rihanna (Brit Awards) Ellie Goulding (Children In Need), Union J – Capital FM Jingle Bell Time Ball, Kiesza for Capital FM Summer Time Ball, Ella Eyre If I Go music video, Rough Copy and many more. Rhian’s other credits include ‘Grease Arena Tour’. Breakin Convention with ‘Birdgang’ and much more. Rhian is thrilled to be creating her work for us here.