Classes

MZ Glee – Fall

Do people tell you, “You should try out for American Idol, America’s Got Talent or The Voice”? Do you want to work with professionals? Do you want to perform at the “next level”?

If you answered yes, you need to audition for MZ GLEE! MZStageworks accepts 14 students each semester into this show choir to work solo vocals and rigorous harmonies as well as challenging choreography. This class is for young adults (age 11-18) who take performing seriously. (Special exceptions to the age requirement will be made for younger students with exceptional abilities and a mature attitude.) A panel of theatre/music professionals decides acceptance to this class.

AUDITION INFORMATION

Audition When: EMAIL merrideth@mzstageworks.com to schedule your audition.

What To Prepare: 
32 bars from a song of your choice -you should sing to a track that you bring with you. Please dress ready to move for a short choreography audition
(no Uggs or flip flops, please) 
You may bring a headshot and resume if you have one but it is not required.

CLASS SCHEDULE

Regular Class Schedule:
Wednesday, February 21– Wednesday, May 16 ~
5:30pm – 7:30pm

Regular Class Location: Room 142 at The Cathedral of St. Philip

Days OFF: Wednesday, March 28.

CLASS FEES

$25 non-refundable deposit made online to secure your child’s audition space. $300 Total Class Fee.

The cost of the class is $300 total. You must pay the $25 registration fee online to secure your spot once you have been invited to join or been accepted based on your audition. The price includes 13 weeks of instruction, all sheet music, rehearsal CDs and performance costume.

PERFORMANCE INFORMATION

Mandatory Dress Rehearsal: Wednesday, May 16 from 6:00pm to 8:30pm at The Murray Arts Center.

Performance Days: May 19 and 20 at 5:00pm. Students should arrive at 4:00pm with hair and makeup completed as specified prior to performance day. MZ Glee will perform on the main stage after the 4:00 performance.

Performance Location: THE MURRAY ARTS CENTER on the campus of The Mount Paran Christian School: 1275 Stanley Road, Kennesaw, GA 30152.

From the North: Take I-75 South to Exit 269 (Barrett Parkway). Turn right onto Barrett Parkway and travel west for approximately 3.2 miles. Turn right onto Stilesboro Road. At the first light, turn right onto Stanley Road. The school is located on the right.

From the South: Take I-75 North to Exit 269 (Barrett Parkway). Turn left onto Barrett Parkway and travel west for approximately 3.2 miles. Turn right onto Stilesboro Road. At the first light, turn right onto Stanley Road. The school is located on the right.

CLASS INSTRUCTORS

Merrideth Ziesse ~ MFA in theatre performance/ minor in vocal performance, 13 years of choral experience, 25 years of teaching experience including acting, dance and voice.

EACH SEMESTER WE BRING IN DIFFERENT INSTRUCTORS TO GIVE THE KIDS A CHANCE TO WORK WITH PROFESSIONALS IN THE INDUSTRY

If you have any questions, please contact Merrideth at merrideth@mzstageworks.com

Register for MZ Glee

Important Note: All class payments are non-refundable.