Summer Camps

CARLA BIANCO VOICE STUDIO

offered in partnership with Sewickley Academy

 

SUMMER CAMPS
Summer camps are held at Sewickley Academy: 315 Academy Avenue, Sewickley, PA 15143
Sewickley Academy handles registration for all summer camps

POP/ROCK Voice Camp

Grades 5-12

 

Pop/Rock Voice camp is for the student interested in singing pop/rock music like their favorite recording artists and as seen on American Idol and The Voice.  Taught by Broadway star of Rentand national recording artist, Carla Bianco, students will learn basic vocal technique used for contemporary sounds and choose the best songs for his/her voice.  Repertoire will include today’s popular music, along with some of the most popular songs of the 60s, 70s, 80s & 90s in various genres of pop, rock, folk, R&B and country.  There will be opportunity for solo, duo and group singing.  In addition, students will get a day to record their favorite song selection and leave with an MP3 of their recording. Students will also learn basic microphone technique with a sound system in preparation for the final day presentation for family and friends.    

 

Course Dates: June 10-14, 2019
Course Time: 9am – noon
Minimum Enrollment: 5
Maximum Enrollment: 16
Course Fee: $380

FILM/TV ACTING CAMP

Grades 3-12

 

Film/TV Acting camp is great for students who want to learn the art of on-camera acting. Students will work with basic acting technique through improvisation, using TV commercial copy and performing scenes and monologues from age appropriate film and television scripts. By learning how to communicate the subtle nuances needed for this medium, students will explore what works on film versus acting for the stage. They will also learn what it is like to work on a film set and delve a bit into the film and TV business. Taught by Carla Bianco, national commercial spokesperson and actor from Unstoppable and Promised Land.

 

Course Dates: June 17-21, 2019
Course Time: 9am – noon
Minimum Enrollment: 5
Maximum Enrollment: 16
Cost: $380

BROADWAY STARS Camp

Grades 3-6

 

In this new fun camp, taught by Carla Bianco, Broadway star of Rent, students will get the hands-on experience of starring in their very own Broadway show.  Throughout the week, Carla will help the class put together their own musical theatre review featuring each student as a star performer.  Students will work on vocal technique including tone production, breath support and projection and apply it to their song presentations choosing the best songs for his/her voice. Repertoire will include traditional musical theatre selections to some of today’s most popular Broadway shows taught with staging and choreography. Students will engage in a number of skill-building exercises and improvisations that will lay the ground for basic acting technique in their scene work.  Students will put it all together in a Broadway musical theatre review for a final day presentation for family and friends.

 

Course Dates: August 12-16, 2019
Course Time: 9 am – noon
Minimum Enrollment: 5
Maximum Enrollment: 16
Cost: $380