Session: Fall 2019
Chapter:  West End
Location:  Gayton Baptist Church
Time:  6:45pm - 8:45pm
Day:  Tuesday
Starts:  09/10
Ages:  12-16
Tuition:  $225.00
Extra Fee:  $50.00 (ACADEMY fee)
Open Spots:  0

** Registration ended September 14, 2019 at 11:00pm

This class is full!

Class Description

AUDITION ONLY (June 21, 2019 deadline) - This Musical Theater Academy class will focus on proper vocal technique, acting through song, Stanislavski based character development and dynamic performance skills. The second two sessions will continue technique development, as well as challenge the students to apply what they are learning by putting together a One Act Musical which will be performed at the Academy Festival the weekend of June 5 & 6, 2020. 


Alana Smith

Alana Smith Came to CharacterWorks from the theater department at Virginia Tech. While studying acting, she also discovered a love for teaching. God’s plan sent her back to Richmond to continue pursuing her passion in her hometown. Some of her favorite roles include: Nurse in Romeo and Juliet, the title role in Eurydice; on the local stage with Quill Theater as Margaret in Much Ado About Nothing and the Evil Queen in Cymbeline; and with Virginia Rep as Red Dog in Go, Dog, Go! She has been teaching with CharacterWorks since 2008 and has had the wonderful opportunity to direct many CWorks shows since 2010. She lives in Midlothian with her husband, Daniel, and their 3 sons.

Class Location:

13501 N.Gayton Road, Henrico, VA 23233