Great Lakes Dance Academy

We, at Great Lakes Dance Academy, are committed to providing you with the very best Performing Arts education. We want each experience at our academy to be positive and inspiring. Our capable teachers and staff are passionate about dance education and the performing arts. We look forward to sharing our passion with each student, and helping each dancer, singer, and actor reach their goals.

Performing Arts Programs

Triple Threat Program

This program is a musical theatre training class. This class runs weekly for 2.5 hours. Each week they will study voice, acting and theatre dance. The program runs from September to Mid- April and culminates with a full musical production on stage!

The program is divided into levels by age and ability. It is instructed by Andrew Colborne and Eleonore Prokop, both have extensive experience as professional performers and instructors. Our students can be seen on stage in various productions around town.

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Intensive Study Music Theatre

This program is a program for serious performers who are interested in advancing their stage craft and wish to have the skill and confidence to play lead roles and perform solo. It is a great program for high school student Considering going to College or University theatre programs.

The program has 3 separate sections as well as prerequisite classes. The program classes are:

Solo Vocal Performance- In this class students will learn how to perform solo pieces.  Focus will be on vocal technique as well as performance and acting techniques.
Musical Theatre Choral Class – This class will focus on singing in a group.  Dynamics, harmonies and vocal techniques will be the focus of this class.
Scene Study and Monologue class- This class teaches acting technique through the study and presentation of scenes and monologues that are memorized, presented in class and then critiqued and developed. By the end of the year, students will have prepared audition material. 

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