PMT Conservatory

PRETEEN

Education Programs for ages 8 - 12


Students ages 8 - 12 are eligible for our preteen program, where they will begin to learn the skills leading them to be seasoned performers.

PMT strives to sufficiently challenge, while never overwhelming your student. Many of our programs overlap in age ranges, which gives you multiple options to have your student placed in the best program for them. If you have any questions regarding the best option for your student, please contact us and we will be happy to talk over each program to find the best fit!

No prior experience is required for entrance into our programs.


FALL SEMESTER: September 18th - December 18th, 2021


PACKAGES


PRETEEN SUPER 2-DAY BUNDLE

Saturdays, 9:30AM - 2:30PM and Mondays, 6:00PM - 8:00PM


This package includes:

SATURDAY CLASSES
Jazz
(9:30AM - 10:30AM)

Students in Jazz study proper dance technique, fundamental steps, strength and flexibility. Dance classes are leveled by age and skill level - placement will be according to our principal of sufficiently challenging, while never overwhelming your student.

Acting
(10:30AM - 11:15AM)

Students in Acting will use improvisation, theater games and exercises to stretch their imaginations, learn character building and other basic acting skills. Older students will be able to apply these skills to simple text, monologues, and scenes.

Musical Theater Repertoire
(11:15AM - Noon)

Students in Music Theater Rep will begin to learn the skills required for musical theater style singing, including; reading music, part singing, and how to warm-up their voice properly. They will also begin to build a repertoire of songs that they feel comfortable singing for auditions and have the opportunity to practice singing by themselves in the front of class.

Musical Theater Workshop
(12:30PM - 2:30PM)

In the performance-based Musical Theater Workshop class, students will learn dance, acting, and group vocal skills. Divided into acting exercises, singing techniques, choreography, and more, students will combine all these skills, and put them into action to perform musical selections during the semester at a professional theater.


MONDAY CLASSES
Ballet
(6:00PM - 7:00PM)

Students in Ballet will build the foundation of solid ballet technique that is vital to becoming a well rounded dancer and musical theater performer.

Tap
(7:00PM - 8:00PM)

Students in Tap will learn the proper execution of basic tap steps, sounds and technique. They will then be challenged to put them together in combinations as they advance in their study.


There is no prerequisite for this program.

SUPER SATURDAY PACKAGE

Saturdays, 9:30AM - 2:30PM


This package includes:

SATURDAY CLASSES
Jazz
(9:30AM - 10:30AM)

Students in Jazz study proper dance technique, fundamental steps, strength and flexibility. Dance classes are leveled by age and skill level - placement will be according to our principal of sufficiently challenging, while never overwhelming your student.

Acting
(10:30AM - 11:15AM)

Students in Acting will use improvisation, theater games and exercises to stretch their imaginations, learn character building and other basic acting skills. Older students will be able to apply these skills to simple text, monologues, and scenes.

Musical Theater Repertoire
(11:15AM - Noon)

Students in Music Theater Rep will begin to learn the skills required for musical theater style singing, including; reading music, part singing, and how to warm-up their voice properly. They will also begin to build a repertoire of songs that they feel comfortable singing for auditions and have the opportunity to practice singing by themselves in the front of class.

Musical Theater Workshop
(12:30PM - 2:30PM)

In the performance-based Musical Theater Workshop class, students will learn dance, acting, and group vocal skills. Divided into acting exercises, singing techniques, choreography, and more, students will combine all these skills, and put them into action to perform musical selections during the semester at a professional theater.


There is no prerequisite for this program.




à LA CARTE CLASSES


JAZZ

Saturdays, 9:30AM - 10:30AM


Students in Jazz study proper dance technique, fundamental steps, strength and flexibility.

Dance classes are leveled by age and skill level - placement will be according to our principal of sufficiently challenging, while never overwhelming your student.

There is no prerequisite for this class.

ACTING

Saturdays, 10:30AM - 11:15AM


Students in Acting will use improvisation, theater games and exercises to stretch their imaginations, learn character building and other basic acting skills. Older students will be able to apply these skills to simple text, monologues, and scenes.

There is no prerequisite for this class.

MUSIC THEATER REPERTOIRE

Saturdays, 11:15AM - Noon


Students in Music Theater Rep will begin to learn the skills required for musical theater style singing, including; reading music, part singing, and how to warm-up their voice properly. They will also begin to build a repertoire of songs that they feel comfortable singing for auditions and have the opportunity to practice singing by themselves in the front of class.

There is no prerequisite for this class.

MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP (MTW)

Saturdays, 12:30PM - 2:30PM


In this performance-based musical theater preparation program, students will learn dance, acting, and group vocal skills. Divided into acting exercises, singing techniques, choreography, and more, students will combine all these skills, and put them into action to perform musical selections during the semester at a professional theater.

There is no prerequisite for this class.

BALLET

Mondays, 6:00PM - 7:00PM


Students in Ballet will build the foundation of solid ballet technique that is vital to becoming a well rounded dancer and musical theater performer.

Dance classes are leveled by age and skill level - placement will be according to our principal of sufficiently challenging, while never overwhelming your student.

There is no prerequisite for this class.

TAP

Mondays, 7:00PM - 8:00PM


Students in Tap will learn the proper execution of basic tap steps, sounds and technique. They will then be challenged to put them together in combinations as they advance in their study.

Dance classes are leveled by age and skill level - placement will be according to our principal of sufficiently challenging, while never overwhelming your student.

There is no prerequisite for this class.

Space is limited - a deposit is required to secure your spot. Prices current for 2021 Fall school semester.


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We have taken enhanced health and safety measures at Pittsburgh Musical Theater for our students, resident artists, patrons and staff. You must follow all instructions regarding drop-off and pick-up procedures as well as posted instructions while at the PMT Studios for classes and performances. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and those with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable. By attending classes and performances you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19. Do your part for the safety and health of yourself and others!