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.

Pre-Ballet
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Beginning & Returning Ballet
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Ballet Technique
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Show Biz Kidz
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Youth Jazz & Tap
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Dancer's Stretch class and Hip Hop classes
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Workshops

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

wohtada@gmail.com

 

Note to our students & families

 We are committed to protecting the health and safety of our community by following the guidelines provided by Yolo County and the CDC. We understand that these guidelines are rapidly changing and we may need to modify our programs to remain in compliance.

Musical Theatre, Acting & More!

Make believe! Summer Pre-ballet Workshop

Plies, Positions, Perfection! Come stretch your muscles and your imagination by learning ballet basics! Students will be introduced to the basics of movement, musicality, and ballet technique in a fun environment that fosters growth and development of their personal strengths.

 

Ages: 3-4
Instructor: Anna Walton
Location: Woodland Opera House Rehearsal Hall -415 4th St
Special requirements: Students will be required to wear a face mask and adhere to social distancing requirements when inside rehearsal hall. 

 

 Tuesday session: Tuesday, 9:00-9:45, June 15-August 10 Tuition: $110  
Registration deadline: June 8 at 5pm.

 

Wednesday session: Wednesday, 10:00-10:45, June 16-August 11   Tuition: $110 
Registration deadline: June 9 at 5pm.
 

Virtual session (Classes held on Zoom): Thursday, 9:00-9:45, June 17-August 12  Tuition: $110 
Registration deadline: June 14 at 5pm.

Beginning Ballet Workshop

Students will be introduced to the basics of movement, musicality, and ballet technique in a fun environment that fosters growth and development of their personal strengths.

 

Instructor: Anna Walton
Location: Woodland Opera House Rehearsal Hall (415 4th St)
Special requirements: Students will be required to wear a face mask and adhere to social distancing requirements at all times when inside rehearsal hall. 

 

Ages 5-8

Monday session: Monday, 10:00-10:45, June 14-August 9 (No class July 5) Tuition: $98  
Registration deadline: June 7 at 5pm.
 
Wednesday session: Wednesday, 9:00-9:45, June 16-August 11 Tuition: $110  
Registration deadline: June 9 at 5pm.
 
Virtual session (Classes held on Zoom): Thursday, 10:00-10:45, June 17-August 12 Tuition: $110  
Registration deadline: June 14 at 5pm.
 

Ages 9+

 
Monday session: Monday, 11:00-11:45, June 14-August 9 (No class July 5) Tuition:  $98  
Registration deadline: June 7 at 5pm.
 
Virtual session (Classes held on Zoom): Thursday, 11:00-11:45 June 17-August 12 Tuition:  $110 
Registration deadline: June 14 at 5pm.

Returning Ballet Workshop

Summer break doesn’t have to mean a break from dancing. Join us this summer to keep your ballet muscles strong and your muscle memory stronger! Students must have previous ballet experience to join this workshop.
 
 

Instructor: Anna Walton
Location: Woodland Opera House Rehearsal Hall (415 4th St)
Special requirements: Students will be required to wear a face mask and adhere to social distancing requirements at all times when inside rehearsal hall.

 
 
Ages 3-4: Monday, 9:00-9:45, June 14-August 9 (No class July 5) Tuition: $110 
Registration deadline: June 7 at 5pm.
 
Ages 5-8, Tuesday, 10:00-10:45, June 15-August 10 Tuition: $110  
Registration deadline: June 8 at 5pm.
 
Ages 9+ Wednesday, 11:00-11:45, June 16-August 11 Tuition: $110  
Registration deadline: June 9 at 5pm.

Ballet Technique

This class is for dancers who want to continue to improve their technique through the summer. This is a great opportunity to build strength, and sharpen skills. This is not a beginner class (see prerequisite below).

 
Instructor: Crystal Rea
Location: Woodland Opera House Theatre and Dance Annex – 520 Court St

Special requirements: Students will be required to wear a face mask and adhere to social distancing requirements at all times when inside TADA.

 

Group A: This group is open to students who are enrolled in Yellow, Orange, and Maroon or with teacher approval. Class size limited. Register early.

Monday & Wednesday, 3:30-5:00
Session 1: June 21- July 14 (No class 7/5)  Tuition: $135   Registration Deadline: 6/14 at 5pm.
 
Session 2:  July 19-August 11                     Tuition: $135   Registration Deadline: 7/12 at 5pm
 
Group B: This group is open to students who are enrolled in Burgundy or Mango or with teacher approval. Pointe is included in the class time, but students do not need to be en pointe to participate. Class size limited. Register early.

Tuesday & Thursday, 3:30-5:00
Session 1: June 22-July 15          Tuition: $135          Registration Deadline: 6/15 at 5pm
 
Session 2: July 20-August 12      Tuition: $135          Registration Deadline: 7/13 at 5pm

Dancer’s Stretch Class

This class will be dedicated to increasing muscle flexibility and mobility. Elongating and relaxing your muscles helps to correct posture, prevents your muscles from injury and helps you to have better technique and strength. Stretching also causes your body to release endorphins that make you happy and ready for the day! Class geared towards dancers with ballet or jazz experience.

 

Ages 10+

Fridays, 10:00-10:55
June 18-August 13 (No class July 16)

Instructor: Lela Rosendale

Tuition: $98
Registration Deadline: June 11 at 5pm.

Dance Intensive*

Join Staci Arriaga for a 4 week dance intensive.  Every week you will spend two days learning a new number in different styles.  From Musical Theatre to K-Pop we will strengthen your musicality, your performance skills as well as your ability to pick up choreography faster. Intensive geared towards the intermediate to advanced dancer.

Tuesday & Thursday, 12:00-3:00
June 22-July 15
Tuition: $275

*Prerequisite & Audition:  Must have at least one year of previous dance experience. Please send a letter of recommendation from a dance teacher OR a 30 second audition video showcasing your dance experience. You may use your own choreography or someone else’s, but must include pirouettes.

Send videos and recommendation letters to Staci at: staci.arriaga@gmail.com. Audition videos and letter of recommendations must be received by Friday, June 11 at 5pm. Those selected for dance intensive will be notified by Monday, June 14 at 5pm.

Brian C. Lin, D.D.S presents

Youth Summer Theatre Camp

Show Biz Kidz– “Music, Music, Music”

Woodland Opera House Youth Summer Theatre Camp is an annual program designed to be an introduction to theatre performance for area youth with or without previous training or experience.  Students spend 4 weeks studying musical theatre technique including, singing, dancing, voice projection, characterization, theatre terminology, and theatre etiquette and professionalism. Students will develop performance skills and will be given an equal opportunity to shine on stage. The camp will culminate with performances of a “Music, Music, Music”, a Broadway -style musical revue featuring songs such as “Alexander’s Ragtime Band,” “The Lion Sleeps Tonight” and “We are the World.”

 

For students who have completed kindergarten -17years

Camp runs June 21 – July 18 (No class Monday, July 5)

Dress Rehearsals: July 12-16, 9:00-12:00
Performances: July 16 at 7:00 and July 17 & 18 at 2:00

 (All performances and dress rehearsals mandatory)

Special requirements: Students will be required to wear a face mask and adhere to social distancing requirements at all times when inside TADA.

We are committed to protecting the health and safety of our community by following the guidelines provided by Yolo County and the CDC. We understand that these guidelines are rapidly changing, and we may need to modify/cancel our programs to remain in compliance.

Show Biz Kidz Registration Form

Show Biz Kidz  Junior Group
Completed kindergarten through age 7

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 3:15-4:15*
*9:00-12:00 July 12-16 for dress rehearsals
Tuition: $185 

 

Show Biz Kidz Morning Group
Ages 8-10
Monday – Friday 8:45-11:30
*9:00-12:00 July 12-16 for dress rehearsals

Tuition: $375

 

Show Biz Kidz Afternoon Group
Ages 11-17
Monday – Friday 12:15-3:00
*9:00-12:00 July 12-16 for dress rehearsals
Tuition: $375

Youth Jazz Basics

Dancers will learn the basic steps of this rhythmic and upbeat style of dance! Class will focus on isolations of the body, proper alignment, leaps, turns, and rhythmic aspects of jazz dance.

Ages 8+
Instructor: Lela Rosendale
Location: Theatre & Dance Annex – 520 Court St

 

Monday Session: Monday 4:30-5:30 June 14-August 9 (No class July 5) Tuition: $98
Registration Deadline: June 7 at 5pm.

Virtual Session: Wednesday, 2:00-2:45, June 16-August 11 Tuition: $110
Registration Deadline:  June 9 at 5pm.

 

 

Junior Jazz

An introduction to jazz for young dancers that will focus on rhythm, syncopation and stage presence.

Ages 5-7
Instructor: Lela Rosendale
Location: Theatre & Dance Annex – 520 Court St

Tuesday Session: Tuesday 4:15-5:00, June 15-August 10 Tuition: $110
Registration Deadline: June 8 at 5pm.

Virtual Session: Fridays, 9:00-9:45, June 18-August 13 (No class July 16) Tuition: $98
Registration Deadline: June 11 at 5pm.

Youth Tap Basics

This workshop will focus on basic tap steps to develop rhythm, musicality and timing. Each class will include a warm-up combination, tap basics, and simple dance routine! 

Ages 8+
Instructor: Lela Rosendale
Location: Theatre & Dance Annex – 520 Court St

Wednesday Session: Wednesday, 4:30-5:30, June 16-August 11 Tuition: $110
Registration Deadline: June 9 at 5pm.

Virtual Session: Wednesday, 1:00-1:45, June 16-August 11 Tuition: $110
Registration Deadline: June 9 at 5pm.

Junior Tap

This workshop introduces young dancers to the fun and rhythm of tap. Students will be taught basics while building coordination, developing rhythm, all while having a blast!

Ages 5-7
Instructor: Lela Rosendale
Location: Theatre & Dance Annex – 520 Court St

Tuesday session: Tuesday 3:15-4:00, June 15-August 10 Tuition: $110
Registration Deadline: June 8 at 5pm.

Virtual Session:  Fridays, 11:00-11:45, June 18-August 13 (No class July 16) Tuition: $98
Registration Deadline: June 11 at 5pm.

Beginning Hip Hop

Beginning level for those hoping to improve coordination and experiment with choreography. This class will emphasize rhythm, energy, and musicality.

Ages 8+
Tuesdays, 5:15-6:15
June 15-August 10

Instructor: Naomi Catalan
Tuition: $110
Location: Theatre & Dance Annex – 520 Court St

Registration Deadline: June 8 at 5pm.

 

Hip Hop Choreography

This hip hop class will emphasize strength and musicality, and students will study and develop their own styles of dance. Students will learn new choreography and short excerpts from viral dance videos. They will learn how to utilize their own strengths and style to make the steps their own. Students must have prior dance experience to participate in this class.
 

Ages 11+

Wednesdays, 5:15-6:15
June 16-August 11

Instructor: Naomi Catalan
Tuition: $110
Registration Deadline: June 9 at 5pm.