Details

Session: Winter 2019
Chapter:  Roseville
Location:  Valley Springs Church
Time:  06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Day:  Friday
Starts:  11/30
Ages:  19-79
Tuition:  $195.00
Open Spots:  9

** Registration ended December 6, 2018 at 11:00pm

Class Description

Calling all grown-ups and kids-at-heart!  Your chance to shine has arrived! CCT stands for Christian Community Theater and that means the adults of CYT will finally get OUR moment in the spotlight!  Participants will create a Production Number (that’s a big, fabulous show-tune, performed by the entire cast of a musical) We’ll polish it to perfection and show ‘em how the Big Kids do it at showcase!

Teacher:


Wendy Hoover

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.

Teacher:


Beverly Stewart-Short

Bev Stewart-Short started dancing at the age of 3 at her grandmother’s dance studio in Orange, CA. She has trained at various companies such as the National Ballet School of Canada, the Orange County Ballet Company, and Broadway Dance center in New York. She started her performing career as lead dancer/singer with Royal Viking Cruise Line. Some of her performing credits include “42nd Street” (CT), “No, No, Nanette” (NY), “Ziegfeld, A Night at the Follies” (Harrah’s, NJ), “Hello Dolly” & “Cinderella” (Long Beach CLO). Bev has been teaching ballet, tap, jazz, acrobatics, and musical theatre dance for over 30 years. She has been the Artistic Director of Hawkins Tap Company at Hawkins School of Performing Arts in Folsom where she taught for 20 years. Some of Bev’s award winning choreography credits include “Annie”, “Seussical The Musical”,“Crazy For You”, “42nd Street”, “Chicago”, “Godspell”, and “Swing” and “Guys and Dolls”. Bev is the director of the advanced tap “Ambassador” company (Sophisticated Rhythms) at Northern California Dance Conservatory in Roseville as well as directing her own community performing tap group called “Ignite”. She is also thrilled to be a part of the incredible teaching staff at CYT!! She is a wife and mother of 4 children and she is very passionate about sharing God’s love through performing arts!

Class Location:

2401 Olympus Drive, Roseville, CA 95661