The Woodland Opera House Education Program

Education through dance, drama & musical theatre

Inspiring creativity in the hearts and minds of our youth through the learning and experiencing of live dramatic art.

Adult Education Program

All classes are held at the Woodland Opera House Theatre and Dance Annex unless otherwise noted.

All classes will need to reach a minimum enrollment requirement in order to stay on the schedule.

 

520 Court St, Woodland
530-650-8203
wohtada@gmail.com

Office Hours:
Monday-Thursday, 3:00-7:00

Adult Registration Form

“West Side Story” Dance Workshop

In celebration of the revised Broadway production reimagined by Lin Miranda and the movie to be released  at the end of 2020, we are very excited to offer a West Side Story Dance Workshop.

Come improve your dance skills and have lots of fun as we learn choreography inspired by West Side Story. Classes will include warm ups, barre work, cross the floor exercises and dance routines to songs from West Side Story. We will focus on improving flexibility, balance, dance terminology and choreography memorization. 

 

Fridays 6:00-7:30
March 27-April 24 (No Class April 17 for Spring Break
Ages 13-Adult

Instructor: Jeff Teague
Tuition: $65

Adult Registration Form

Adult Beginning/Intermediate Jazz (Ages 13-Adult) 

This class is perfect for students who want to learn the basics of dance or for more intermediate dancers who want to revisit the fundamentals of Jazz dance. Whether you take the class to improve your dance skills or just for a fun way to exercise, you will learn basic dance terminology, exercises and routines. We will learn stretches that will help keep us limber and free from injuries as well as exercises to improve balance and strengthen our core. We will learn about placement of formations and formation transitions. We will also focus on connecting to your passion for dance so that is shows in your performance whether that’s in front of an audience or just in class.

 

Wednesday 7:30-8:30
March 25- April 29 (No class April 15 for Spring Break)
Ages 13-Adult

Instructor: Jeff Teague
Tuition: $55

Adult Registration Form

Broadway & Cardio

 Broadway Cardio (Ages 14-Adult)

Do you need to stay in shape but can’t find the motivation? Have fitness goals you’d like to achieve but are bored easily? Well, never fear because we can solve ALL of those challenges with our Broadway Cardio class! Have fun boosting your cardio while singing along to showtunes and sweating with friends, old and new! Join Andrea St. Clair for this fun-filled energetic class that will prove to be so much fun that it will make you forget that you are even working out!

Instructor: Andrea St. Clair

Winter Session: Saturdays, 9:00-9:55  January 11-March 7 – (No class Feb 15) – Tuition: $85

Spring Session: Saturdays, 9:00-9:55  March 21-May 16 (No class April 18) Tuition: $85

Adult Registration Form

Musical Theatre

 Adult Musical Theatre Dance Workshop (Ages 14-Adult)

This class will provide you the skills needed to have confidence at your next audition when the director calls out, “put on your dance shoes!” Teaching retention of choreography, committing to big choices and personalities, and having fun learning different styles of musical theatre dance is what this class is all about! So whether you are interested in improving skills or staying in shape, this class is for you!

Instructor: Andrea St. Clair

 

Winter Session: Saturdays, 10:00-10:55 January 11-March 7 – (No class Feb 15) – Tuition: $85

Spring Session: Saturdays, 10:00-10:55 March 21-May 16 (No class April 18) Tuition: $85

Adult Registration Form

Adult Beginning Ballet

Adult ballet class for beginning ballet dancers and adults coming back to dance after a long absence.   Focus will be on good body position and safe technique for the older dancer. Please wear close fitting clothes such as leggings or yoga pants.   Ballet shoes not essential, socks are fine.  

 

Mondays, 6:30-7:30

Instructor: Ania Mieszkowska

 

Session 1: January 13- March 9 (No class Feb 17) Tuition: $85

Session 2: March 16-May 11 (No class April 13). Tuition: $85

Adult Registration Form

 

Adult Intermediate/Advanced Tap Workshop

This is a Broadway Tap class focusing on technique and musicality. As this is a fast paced class, dancers should have a firm grasp of all basic tap steps, including time steps, syncopated pullbacks, wings, and a willingness to learn intricate rhythms. 

 

This is the perfect class for intermediate and advanced dancers looking to up their tap game for future shows or just looking to stay fresh with their technical skills.

 

March 21-May 16 (No class April 18)

Saturdays, 11:00-11:55

Ages: 14-Adult
Instructor: Andrea St Clair
Tuition: $85

Adult Registration Form

 

Adult Beginning-Intermediate Tap

This tap class is geared towards the beginning to intermediate tapper. Starting with tap basics and going into time steps and more! Each class will start off with a warm up to get your feet moving, then across the floor basics, and end by putting it together within a combination. If you have always wanted to tap or if you need to brush up and get better and faster with your basics, this class is for you!

 

Ages 15-Adult    Tuesdays, 6:00-6:55*   Instructor: Darryl Strohl-De Herrera

 

Class runs Sept-May*. Drop ins welcome. Class must meet & maintain minimum registration to stay on the schedule.

*See studio holiday calendar for closure dates. 

 

Tuition:   $50 per month
Drop In per class: $15 (must register in advance: Drop in Registration Form)

 

Adult Registration Form