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NAPA COLLEGE

CUA40513 CERTIFICATE IV IN MUSICAL THEATRE

WHY CHOOSE NAPA?

We are an established company (Broadway Bound Pty Ltd.) that has been operating for nearly 13 years and has grown to be one of the largest and most prestigious performing arts academies, offering elite training in Music Theatre, Stage Acting, Screen Acting, Singing, Acrobatics, Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, Contemporary and RAD Ballet.

Many of our graduates and current students are working professionally in the industry. We also offer a Pre-professional course and have established the NAPA Ensemble to stage musicals for adults on a shared profit basis. The studio sports 3 dance rooms, private music studios and a theatre. We are well known for staging outstanding musicals, cabarets and plays.

WHERE IS THE STUDIO?

3 Stevenson Court, Burleigh Heads QLD 4220

A SNAPSHOT OF THE COURSE:

  •   The course CUA40513 Certificate IV in Musical Theatre is delivered by the National Academy of Performing Arts. NAPA is proud to be an Auspice partner with Australian Teachers of Dancing (ATOD) to deliver this nationally accredited course. ATOD is a registered RTO for the National Academy of Performing Arts College (RTO 31624)

 

  •   The course is for students looking for a professional career in the entertainment industry that exhibit talent and skills in Dance, Acting and Singing. Being a ‘Triple Threat’ gives greater chance of employment in the industry.

 

  •   Units studied will be as follows:

CUAACT402 Develop acting techniques for musical theatre

CUADAN412 Develop dance techniques for musical theatre

CUAPRF304 Develop audition techniques

CUAPRF408 Perform solo in a musical theatre context

CUAPRF409 Perform in a musical theatre ensemble

CUAVOS401 Develop singing techniques for musical theatre

CUAVOS403 Develop vocal techniques for musical theatre

CUAPPR404 Develop self as an artist

CUAACT401 Use a range of acting techniques in performance

CUACHR401 Create and perform dance pieces

CUAPRF410 Develop on-camera performance skills

CUADAN407 Develop expertise in dance performance techniques

CUADAN410 Develop expertise in tap dance technique

CUAMPF407 Develop vocal techniques

CUAWHS301 Condition the body for dance performance

  

  •   The duration of the course for year 10 in 2019 is over 3 years, and for year 11 in 2019 over 2 years. A year will equate to 40 weeks over 4 terms.

 

  •   The course runs from Monday – Thursday.  Times are as follows:

Monday 9 am – 6.00pm

Tuesday 9 am - 8.30pm

Wednesday 9 am – 5.45pm

Thursday 9 am – 4pm

Please note:

-       For students selecting optional classes, these times may extend beyond these core times depending on their selection

-       Some Fridays will be used for assessment and special guest workshops

-       Times include supervising school studies

  •   The cost of the course is $7500 per year. A deposit of $750 will be required on acceptance of your place offered. Payments will be made monthly for the rest of the fees.

 STUDENT ACADEMIC SUBJECTS:

This is done through Distance Education. We require that successful applicants enrol in the Cairns School of Distance Education. This school wavers all school fees for Queensland students. NAPA will supervise student studies here at the studio however it is important to note that this is an extra service not a requirement. The responsibility for the child’s learning rests in the hands of the parent. The student and parent are responsible for uploading assessments and meeting educational requirements of their chosen academic subjects. Students will require a laptop to work on during their timetabled ‘home’ studies. Parents can choose to supervise their child’s studies at home, however, students must be at the studio in time for their Cert IV classes.

UNIFORM:

All successful students will be required to purchase and wear a NAPA College uniform.  Wearing a uniform will be taken seriously and we expect our NAPA College students to wear this appropriately and with pride. More detail will be given in the Information Handbook to successful applicants.