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2021 Fall Workshops

Registration is open for this year’s fall workshops. This year we will be offering Voice, presented by Laura High, Dance, presented by Ali Hershman and Improv, instructed by “Rodents of Unusual Size”. Register online at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040e44a5af2da31-magic.

When: October 2, 2021
Time: Registration at 8:45 am, Workshops are from 9am to 12pm (9 to 9:50, 10 to 10:50, and 11 to 11:50).
Ages: 8 years and up
Where: Waterstone Communtiy Church
5890 S Alkire St.
Littleton CO 80127

Workshops will be on a rotating schedule to keep groups small. Please bring your music and/or tracks for Voice and remember to wear comfortable clothing. We will provide water. Unfortunately, snacks are not permitted. Masks will be required when not performing.

Questions? Please text, call or email Ruby. Ruby_hershberger@yahoo.com or 720-333-7132.

We look forward to seeing you!



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Magic Moments Day Out!

Join all your Magic Moments friends for a fun day at the park with dancing, acting, and a picnic lunch! We are getting together on Saturday, June 19 for dance and acting workshops from 9:00-11:00 and a picnic lunch from 11:00-12:00 at Civic Green Park in Highlands Ranch.

We will meet up at the Case Pavilion (main stage). Parking and accessibility is from the Highlands Ranch Library parking lot. You can come to the workshops and lunch, or just the workshops, or just lunch!

Dance workshop with Alli! 9:00-10:00 & 10:00-11:00
Improv workshop with Rodents of Unusual Size! 9:00-10:00 & 10:00-11:00

Then, after the workshops finish, all are welcome to join us for a picnic in the park starting at 11:00. You bring the lunch and Magic Moments will bring the drinks. RSVP (strongly encouraged) to Ruby at ruby_hershberger@yahoo.com, 720-333-7132.

We can’t wait to see everyone!

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Workshops

Registration Open for our Annual Workshops

Announcing, the 5th Annual MM Workshops!  This year we will be offering Voice, instructed by Dana Hart Wright, accompanied by Roberta Griggs, Dance, instructed by Kelly Kates and Improv, instructed by “Rodents of Unusual Size”.

When: November 16, 2019
Time: Registration at 8:30 am, Workshops are from 9am to 12pm
Ages: 7 years and up
Suggested Donation: $35.00
Where: Waterstone Communtiy Church, Room 211
5890 S Alkire St.
Littleton CO 80127

To Register call or email Ruby Hershberger 720-333-7132, ruby_hershberger@yahoo.com

Dress comfortably! Don’t forget to bring music for an audition song and a snack.


Workshop Instructors

Voice- Dana Hart Wright accompanied by Roberta Griggs
Dana Hart Wright is proud and humbled to be on the board of Magic Moments. Dana’s love of performing comes second only to her love of teaching the arts. She holds an MFA in acting, a bachelor’s degree in Musical Theater, and several certificates in voice and acting. Dana has performed in several Magic Moments productions and is looking forward to sharing her passion and experience. Accompanying Dana on piano is Roberta Griggs. Roberta has been performing in and directing musicals, plays, commercials and operas for over 25 years. She has been teaching at St. Mary’s Academy since 2004 and is so proud of her students, past and present! This will be her 2nd year participating in the MM workshops.

Dance- Kelly Kates
We are in for a treat! Renowned choreographer in Denver, Kelly Kates, will be heading up the dance workshop this year. Kelly has choreographed at Town Hall Arts Center, Performance Now and Magic Moments productions as well as showcasing her singing and acting talents in several of these productions.

Improv-Rodents of Unusual Size
Back by Popular demand are the Colorado- based improv group, “Rodents of Unusual Size”! This is their 3rd year participating in the workshops and we are grateful to have them. Our own Magic Moments alum, Erin Barrette, is a “rodent”!

Workshops

Registration is Open for our annual Audition Workshops

Please register here to enroll in the annual Magic Moments Audition Workshops! This year our instructors will be from SPARK Your Community!

When: October 6, 2018
Time: Registration at 830 am, Workshops are from 9am to 1pm
Ages: 7 years and up
Fee: $35.00
Where: Waterstone Communtiy Church, Room 211
5890 S Alkire St.
Littleton CO 80127

Questions: Call or email Ruby Hershberger 720-333-7132, ruby_hershberger@yahoo.com

Dress comfortably! Don’t forget to bring your audition music and a snack.
The fee is 35.00. Scholarships available.


Workshop Instructors

Heading up our instructors this year are Roberta Hamilton-Griggs and Hannah Rose.

Roberta has been performing in and directing musicals, plays commercials and operas for over 25 years. Her favorite productions include directing “Seussical, the Musical”‘ , and singing Viola in theopera, “twelfth Night” by David Amram. SHe has been teaching at St. Mary’s Academy since 2004 and s so proud of her students, past and present!

Hannah Rose- Not only is Hannah a Magic Moments alum, she is a former student of Roberta’s. She has worked as a choreographer for St Mary’s Academy for 13 years. Some of her favorite shows include Peter Pan, Beauty and the Beast and Honk! She is very excited to participate as an instructor for the Magic Moments Audition Workshops!

Back by Popular demand are the Colorado- based improv group, “Rodents of Unusual Size”! Our own Magic Moments alum, Erin Barrette is a “rodent”!

Improv- The Rodents
Dance- Hannah Rose
Voice – Roberta Hamilton-Griggs The voice class will analyze the instrument to gain maximum strength and beauty!
Acting- SPARK Members

Workshops

BEING RESCHEDULED: Introduction to Theatre Basics and Creating a Character

Magic Moments and Front Range Theater proudly present our first ever workshop exclusively aimed at kids and teens.

Introduction to Theatre Basics and Creating a Character

Date: January 7, 2017 TO BE RESCHEDULED
Time: 1-4 PM with a 12:30 check-in
Cost: $50.00
Location: Waterstone Church Hub, 5890 S Alkire St, Littleton, CO 80127
Registration deadline: January 5, 2017
Register online at https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?donation=mmi (Put “Workshop Registration” in the notes. )

Please join Front Range Theater Executive Director Laurilee McDaniel for this fantastic workshop for kids/teens ages 11-18. All abilities and all levels of talent welcome.

Laurilea McDaniel (Executive Director) is currently the Director for Headstrong Theatre at Mountain Ridge Middle School in Highlands Ranch, Colorado. This is her 14th year in education and she has taught all levels from kindergarten to college but enjoys middle school the most! She holds under-graduate degrees in Theatre and Journalism and a Master’s degree in Theatre Education from Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. In her spare time, she loves skiing, fly fishing, yoga and singing. This summer she will also be traveling to New York City to participate in the Broadway Teacher’s Workshop!

Any questions? Send an email to Ruby_hershberger@yahoo.com