** Registration ended November 26, 2023 at 11:00pm
This class is full!
APEX stands for “Advanced Performer Exhibition” and is a CYT National initiative to provide well rounded instruction and advanced training. The goal of this class is to increase and improve skills to prepare students who want to audition in the Spring for the APEX Voice Team and compete at CYT EXPO July 20-24, 2024 in Dallas, TX.
This class will focus on foundations of singing technique along with building performance, and music reading skills. The class will focus on individual awareness of vocal health and technique and will apply those skills to collective choral singing.
***Prerequisite - Must receive approval from the Artistic Director to enroll in this class. Please fill out this interest form to express interest in enrollment, and please register for your first choice alternative class while you are awaiting approval.
CLASSES/CAMPS REFUND POLICY- NO REFUNDS OF ANY KIND OR CHANGES 2 weeks before the first day camp/class begins. Prior to 2 weeks a $25.00 cancellation fee per class is applied to refunds. Refunds are returned to the original form of payment. Camp/class changes are subject to availability. Tuition must be paid in full in order to register online for camp/class.
Wendy Hoover has worked professionally as a singer, actor, and violinist for more than 20 years. A proud member of the Screen Actors Guild and Actors’ Equity Association, Wendy’s love for the theater was sparked when she first took to the stage as one of the original students in the founding years of CYT San Diego. She co-founded CYT Sacramento in 2012 and has enjoyed directing, music directing, teaching classes and choreographing in CYT’s Roseville and Auburn Chapters.
Beyond CYT, Wendy studied at the University of New Mexico, where she earned a degree in Music with an emphasis in voice. After gaining experience in dinner theater, cabaret, musical theater and opera, Wendy returned to Southern California and went on to play lead and supporting roles in theater, television, and film. Some highlights of Wendy's career include roles in the Hallmark Movie, Santa Jr., the world premiere of Current Nobody at the La Jolla Playhouse, Alice in Alice in Modernland at Sledgehammer Theater and Christine in The Phantom in Concert, at the Santa Fe Music Hall. She starred in the one woman show, Marilyn...Sleepless Nights, playing Marilyn Monroe, at the American Theater in Kansas City. She has also worked as a principal actor in a number of national, regional, and local commercials. As a violinist, Wendy played for I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change for productions at San Diego Repertory Theatre and Starlight, and also for several productions of A Christmas Carol at The Rep.
Wendy moved to the Sacramento area in 2010 and is excited to bring her love of the stage and passion for developing character to a new generation of aspiring actors.
500 Blue Ravine Road, Folsom, CA 95630
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