Missing performing and sharing your work with friends & family?
Join us for a Musical Theatre Virtual Workshop! Not only will you train and learn with WEST END PROFESSIONALS, but we will coach you through recording your singing and dancing to be put together into a DIGITAL PERFORMANCE VIDEO to share with your friends and family!
SEUSSICAL - Tuesday 18th August - 10am - 3pm
£20 per participant
MAMMA MIA - Friday 21st August - 10am - 3pm
£20 per participant
10am: Introduction & Vocal Warm up
10:20 - 12: Session with Musical Director Matthew Loughran learning a number from the show
12 - 12:30 - Participants will record their performance with full instruction and support
12.30 - 1 - Lunch Break
1 - 3pm - Session with Choreographer Chris Whittaker or Gabriella Williams including a group recording via zoom.
After the session participants can choose to perform the dance and record in the same way as the singing session.
All recordings received by 8pm will be incorporated into the the final video.
The Digital performance will be released as an unlisted YouTube link to participants within one week.
MATTHEW J LOUGHRAN
Matthew's work as a Musical Director in the West End and across the UK. Productions include the award winning 'Phantom Of The Opera', 'Les Miserables', 'Miss Saigon', 'Priscilla Queen Of The Desert', 'The Commitments' and 'Evita'. As a musical theatre practitioner he regularly holds masterclasses and teaches at leading Drama schools including: Mountview Theatre School, LAMDA, Urdang Academy, The Royal Academy of Music and Guildford School Of Acting. He is also co founder of Handful Of Keys Theatre Company.
Chris is an award winning West End choreographer who’s work has been seen around the world. Most recently Chris worked on Sing Yer Heart Out at Chichester Festival Theatre and the recent London production of family favourite musical Seussical. Chris also choreographs and teaches at many full time colleges including Arts Educational, Royal Academy of Music and GSA. Some of Chris’ other choreography credits include JUDY!, Top Hat , Singin’ in the Rain, Anything Goes, Wild Party, Cry Baby and the current UK open air tour of Wind in the Willows.
Training: the Arts Educational Schools London in 2015
Theatre credits include: Not Cinderella Girl in Andrew Lloyd Webber's new 'Cinderella' (The Other Palace), 1st Cover Ellen in 'Miss Saigon' (UK Tour), Patty & 1st Cover Sandy/Marty, in 'Grease' (UK Tour), Various Roles in 'Eugenius!' (London Palladium, West End), Sophie in 'Mamma Mia' (Novello Theatre, West End), Chris in 'Carrie: The Musical' (Southwark Playhouse).
Credits whilst in training: Soloist on 'BBC Radio Two's Friday Night is Music Night,' Eileen in 'Wonderful Town', Betsy in 'Crazy For You.'