Michigan Opera Theatre’s opera education programs aim to train future performers and current performers in creativity, movement, voice and more!

OPERETTA WORKSHOP

Don't miss the Operetta Workshop final performance at the Detroit Opera House!

August 21, 2014 at 6PM

Admission: $10 at the door

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OPERETTA WORKSHOP

Participants will learn and perform
The Pirates of Penzance 

Director: John Hopkins
Vocal Coach: Lara Semetko
Accompanist: Joseph Jackson

Operetta Workshop is a three-week day camp for young people from ages 8 to 18 who are directed in acting, singing and dancing, as well as healthy voice care. Participants will learn and perform The Pirates of Penzance, by the brilliant British comic operetta team of Gilbert and Sullivan. The final performance will take place on the Detroit Opera House main stage.

Based on need, scholarships may be pursued for Create and Perform and Operetta Workshop. Please Contact Karen DiChiera. Email kvd@motopera.org or call (313) 237-3406.

Prerequisites
No previous experience necessary.
No audition required. 

Ages
8-18

Meets
Monday – Friday, Aug 4-21, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. each day
Performance: Thursday, Aug 21 at 6:00 p.m. (Main Stage)

Fee
$475

Enrollment subject to availability.

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For more information call the LATOH hotline: (313) 237-3270.

Create and Perform

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July 21 - August 1, 2014

CREATE AND PERFORM

You will be amazed by what youngsters can
“create and perform” in just two weeks!

Instructor: Karen V. DiChiera, Director of Community Programs; Educator and Composer

A two-week program in which students ages 8-18 use improvisation to create their own stories, music compositions and dances, culminating in a final performance in our Black Box Theater.

Prerequisites
No previous experience necessary

Ages 
8-18

Meets
9:00a - 5:00p, Monday - Friday

Fee
$225


Enrollment subject to availability.

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For more information call the LATOH hotline: (313) 237-3270.

Lens on the City


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LENS ON THE CITY

Lens on the City is a three-day inter-generational learning experience. Adults and children (8 years to 108 years!), will partake in exclusive photo tours of various downtown Detroit locations. Photographers, young and older, will also receive instruction on photography basics from a professional photographer. All photographers must bring their own cameras. Students must be accompanied by an adult. The $60 fee covers workshop costs for one adult and up to three students ages 8 through 18.

Prerequisites
Camera

Age
8 to adult

Meets
August 25, 26, and 28 (no class Aug 27)
Time: 9:30am – 2pm

Fee
$60 for three sessions
(The $60 fee covers workshop costs for one adult and up to three students ages 8 through 18.)

 

 

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For more information call the LATOH hotline: (313) 237-3429.

Private Lessons

PRIVATE LESSONS

Michigan Opera Theatre offers private music lessons year round, for beginners and beyond, in voice (all genres), piano, and composition.

To schedule a lesson, contact Pette Moore at (313) 237-3419 or pmoore@motopera.org.

 

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Voice and Piano Instructor
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Voice Instructor
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Voice Coach
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