Performing Arts

A cornerstone of Arts and Athletics programming

–Musical Theater
–INstrumental Music Instruction

the performing arts help students to develop poise and confidence in performance — foundations for future success and enjoyment!

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Some of the classes we offer:

First Steps to Musical Theater
First Steps is our introduction to musical theater for Kindergarten and first graders where they learn the basics  of dancing, singing, and acting. Engaging in age-appropriate theater activities, students learn dialogue and staging and develop confidence through presenting their work to an audience of family and friends.

Musical Theater Skills  at PS 9
On Mondays and Wednesdays this Spring Cycle 2019 Jeff Edmond will direct students in two original musicals by our own Lawrence Rush, who will also be the music director. Students will sing, dance, and learn all about putting on a show. This class goes to 5:15 pm.

4th and 5th Grade Musical at PS 166
Winter and Spring Cycles 2019,  Mr. G take will direct The Lion King, Jr. The African savannah comes to life with this inspiring coming-of-age tale. This class is a commitment to both Winter and Spring Cycles with final performances on Wednesday, May 29th and Thursday, May 30th at 7 p.m.
CLICK HERE to see pictures and video from previous shows.

Creative Movement and Dance
Elements of dance including, Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, Hip-Hop, Funk, House, and West-African introduce a variety of skills to encourage children to use dance as a form of expression and a way to connect to their bodies.

Tap, Hula, Ballet, Irish Step, Hip-Hop There are so many forms of dance offered! Check out your school’s schedule for more information.