Apprentice Program Training

Casa Mañana’s Apprentice Program is for the most dedicated young performers grades 5-12 in the D-FW area who aspire to careers in the theatre. The young actors who audition and are accepted have the opportunity to hone their skills in acting, voice and dance in a yearlong training program tailored to their individual needs.

TRAINING SCHEDULE

TRIPLE THREAT (Grades 8-12)

Class Days/Times: Mondays, 5:35-7:30pm
Instructors: Sarah Gay, Kate Lovelady, and Hannah Argüelles
Age: Grades 8-12
Cost: $1,200

Triple Threat is our most advanced musical theatre class for high school students dedicated to and passionate about acting, singing and dancing. Triple Threat has three distinct companies determined by age and experience levels, which work together and separately throughout the year. A final showcase of work is presented during TheatreFest weekend, May 17-19. (Triple Threat students are required to register for a Broadway Dance class, which is included in the cost of tuition.)

TRIPLE THREAT JR. (Grades 5-9)

Class Days/Times: Tuesdays, 6:00-7:30pm
Age: Grades 5-9
Cost: $900

Triple Threat Jr. helps prepare younger students for more advanced musical theatre training and performance. A final showcase of work is presented during TheatreFest weekend, May 17-19. (Triple Threat Jr. students are required to register for a dance class, which is included in the cost of tuition.)

Acceptance into Triple Threat and Triple Threat Jr is by AUDITION ONLY. In-person auditions are August 25th. Registration is required.

AUDITION INFORMATION

DANCE CALL – 10:00-11:00am
  • Wear appropriate movements clothes and shoes.
VOCAL AND MONOLOGUE – 11:00am-2:00pm
  • 16-32 bars of a song from a musical that best shows your voice and personality
  • One age appropriate monologue from a published play, no more than 1 minute in length
  • A recent picture and resume listing relevant experience and training
UNABLE TO ATTEND?

If you are unable to attend the in-person auditions, please complete an audition form and submit an online video (YouTube or Dropbox links preferred) by August 20th which includes the following:

  • 16-32 bars of a song from a musical
  • One age appropriate monologue from a published play, no more than 1 minute in length
  • A dance combination that shows your dance ability. Dance videos should be 1-2 minutes in length. Please be sure the video captures you from head to toe. (Grades 8-12 ONLY)
EMAIL LINKS TO AUDITION VIDEOS AND FORMS TO EDUCATION@CASAMANANA.ORG