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Music Lessons

Private - 30-minute Piano Lesson From $43 per visit with Piano Lesson - 30 Min pass

Private - 45-minute Acoustic Guitar Lesson From $359 per visit with Black Friday Special 2017 - Private 45-Minute Guitar Lessons and Beginner Guitar Bundle pass

Private - 45-minute Electric Guitar Lesson From $359 per visit with Black Friday Special 2017 - Private 45-Minute Guitar Lessons and Beginner Guitar Bundle pass

Private - 45-minute Ukulele Lesson From $289 per visit with Black Friday Special 2017 - Private 45-Minute Ukulele Lessons and Ukulele Bundle pass

Private - 30-minute Drum Lesson $43 per appointment$164

Private - 45-minute Drum Lesson $65 per appointment$244

Private - 30-minute Bass Guitar Lesson $43 per appointment$164

Private - 60-minute Guitar Lesson $86 per appointment$324

Acoustic Guitar Lesson - 60 Min $86 per class$324

Electric Guitar Lesson - 60 Min $86 per class$324

Private - 60-minute Flute Lesson $67 per appointment$324

Private - 45-minute Saxophone Lesson $43 per appointment$244

Private - 60-minute Saxophone Lesson $67 per appointment$324

Private - 60-minute Drum Lesson $86 per appointment$324

Private - 30-minute Voice Lesson - Lynn Ambrose $55 per appointmentFrom $45 per visit with 30-minutes Private voice Lynn Ambrose pass

Private - 45-minute Voice Lesson - Lynn Ambrose $70 per appointmentFrom $60 per visit with 45-minutes private voice lesson with Lynn Ambrose pass

Private - 60-minute Voice Lesson - Lynn Ambrose $90 per appointmentFrom $90 per visit with 60-minutes private voice Lynn Ambrose pass

Tap for Beginners $360Purchase required to enroll

Tap enables a dancer to create a percussive sound with their feet, focusing on rhythm, musicality and timing. All classes begin with an energetic warm-up, across the floor exercises and combinations. The class emphasis is on developing proper tap technique, producing clear tap sounds, and having fun. As students progress through each level curriculum will become increasingly more complex and intricate.Beginner students explore the fundamental steps of tap dance, learn tap terminology and develop the ability to maintain correct body placement.

In Home - 45-minute DRUM monthly plan $85 per appointment$324

Studio A Rental No purchase required to enroll

Private - 60-minute Violin Lesson $86 per appointment$324

In Home - 45-minute Recorder Lessons No purchase required to enroll

Private - 30-minute Viola Lesson No purchase required to enroll

Summer Camp 2018 - We Got the Beat! Drum Camp $275Purchase required to enroll

30 Minute BANJO Lessons $164No purchase required to enroll

Private - 30-minute Recorder Lessons No purchase required to enroll

Master Classes

Conservatory Masters Class $125Purchase required to enroll

Room Studio B

Performance Class $15 per appointmentA credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.

Snider Plaza Tree Lighting No purchase required to enroll

Treble Makers - Summer 2017 $300Purchase required to enroll

Are you ready to rock the note and harmonize "Glee" style? Then Treble Makers is for you! This class is for new vocalists, ages 11-14 who want to take the stage by singing pop favorites and Broadway's best. The class will have multiple performing opportunities and will culminate with a performance at the year end recital in May.

Performance/Theory Class No purchase required to enroll

Beginner Tap $120Purchase required to enroll

1 week course. 7:00-08:30PM.
Tap dance enables a dancer to create a percussive sound with their feet, focusing on rhythm, musicality and timing. All classes begin with an energetic warm-up, across the floor exercises and combinations. Our beginner students explore the fundamental steps of tap dance, learn tap terminology and develop the ability to maintain correct body placement.

Adult Tap $132 per classFrom $20 per visit with Dance FAST PASS passNo purchase required to enroll

Private - 60-minute Mandolin Lesson $67 per appointment$324

Private - 60-minute Ukulele Lesson $67 per appointment$324

Holiday Recital - Fall 2016 $45Purchase required to enroll

Holiday Recital at SMU's O'Donnell Hall. All students are encouraged to participate.

Friday Night Parent's Night Out/Kids Karaoke Night - Fall 2016 $45Purchase required to enroll

Kids Karaoke Party in Studio B. Kids Jam, Dance and Sing in our new Studio B.

Age: 6-11 and groups will be divided by age.

***only 20 spots available
***includes pizza and a movie

Please fill out the medical waiver online. No child will be admitted without filling the medical waiver.


Birthday Party No purchase required to enroll

Studio B Rental No purchase required to enroll

Willy Wonka, Jr. the Musical! - Spring Musical Theatre (2016-2017) $695Purchase required to enroll

Roald Dahl’s timeless story of the world-famous candy man and his quest to find an heir is a golden ticket to adventure.

Auditions: Monday, February 6th at 5:00PM
Rehearsals start: Monday, February 13th, 5:00PM-9:00PM

Show Dates:
Thursday, May 11th at 7:00PM
Friday, May 12th at 7:00PM
Saturday, May 13th at 2:00PM & 7:00PM
Sunday, May 14th at 2:00PM

Location:
KD Studios Blackbox Theatre

Directed by Marianne Galloway
Musical Direction by Lynn Ambrose

Instructor:
Marianne Galloway – Director
Lynn Ambrose – Musical Director
Traci Kern – Choreography

Ages:
10-17

Days:
Monday

Times:
5:00PM – 9:00PM

Auditions

Not all students must audition for a principal role, but are encouraged to do so. Once you are registered, an audition date and time will be provided for you.

No a Capella allowed, 32 bars in a similar style to the show. Selections from the show are OK.

For the Audition: Please prepare and bring 16 – 32 bars of a song that show your best range and style. Please bring sheet music clearly marked where you would like to begin and end your cut. An accompanist will be provided. We will also be reading scenes from the script. Please be familiar with the story of Willy Wonka and have an idea of who the characters are and their personalities. Please be dressed ready to move/dance. No sandals, no heels, dresses, etc.

Auditions will take place on Monday, February 6th, in Studio B at 5:30PM 6705 Hillcrest Avenue.

Any student interested in the technical side (lights, sound, stage management, crew, etc.) are also encouraged to contact us and join!

You MUST be registered to take part in this production and we have limited spots available.

Ages 10-17

Call 214-363-4980 or email makemusic@dallasacademyofmusic.com to register for this production. Students must be registered prior to audition.

Rehearsals
Weekly in Studio B every Monday beginning February 13th, 2017.

Cost: $695.00 for the course and includes all show materials and costumes.


Intermediate to Advanced Tap $360Purchase required to enroll

A class for those who have had some tap dance experience, progressing with the footwork whilst still focusing on rhythmicality.

Holiday Shop, Drop & Rock to Holiday Camps $45Purchase required to enroll

Shop, Drop, and Rock Dance Party with DJ Andy at our Studio B Location

Rock the Barre Class $10 per classFrom $20 per visit with Dance FAST PASS passNo purchase required to enroll

Rock the Barre is an upbeat ballet class that combines modern music with classical ballet steps, designed to work cardio and improve strength.

Please note that the Wednesday class will be an intense, ALL barre workout.

Adult Tap class $10 per classFrom $20 per visit with Adult Tap (4-vist pass) passNo purchase required to enroll

Tap classes emphasize the development and strengthening of basic tap technique and terminology highlighting the importance of rhythm and sound. Tap classes build stamina and physical fitness for our adult dancers. Adults take tap dance classes for fun, exercise and to keep their minds sharp. Adult tap builds aerobic fitness as well as muscle control and coordination.

The main focus of our adult classes is to create a fun, energetic learning environment for our adult students..and the music is awesome!!!

Open Mic Night (2/05/2017) From $15 per visit with Open Mic Night (outside person) passNo purchase required to enroll

“Bring It On” with Broadway’s Jason Gotay $200Purchase required to enroll

Straight from New York brings Jason Gotay to DAMPA for an unbelievable Masters Class.
JASON GOTAY has appeared on Broadway in Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark, and Bring it On: The Musical, creating the role of Randall. He has toured around the country with Bring It On. Off Broadway: Fking Up Everything, The Anthem. Regional: A Bronx Tale (Paper Mill Playhouse World Premiere Production), Into the Woods (The Muny).

This is a fantastic opportunity for actors to prep for DAMPA’s FALL production of “Bring It On”. Jason will work with actors on monologues, scenes and songs.


“Let’s Get Wicked” with Teal Wicks $250Purchase required to enroll

Straight from New York brings Elphaba to DAMPA for a unique workshop. Teal Wicks burst onto the musical theater scene in 2008 when she snagged the role of Elphaba in the Los Angeles company of Wicked, a role she reprised to critical acclaim in the San Francisco company before making the leap to Broadway. Students will learn show hits from Wicked and work on scenes and monologues.

Rock the Barre Class (Tuesday) $10 per classFrom $20 per visit with Dance FAST PASS passNo purchase required to enroll

Rock the Barre is an upbeat ballet class that combines modern music with classical ballet steps, designed to work cardio and improve strength.

Open House September 2017 No purchase required to enroll

Music Classes

Private - 45-minute Bass Guitar Lesson $64 per appointmentFrom $359 per visit with Black Friday Special 2017 - Private 45-Minute Guitar Lessons and Beginner Guitar Bundle pass

Private - 60-minute Bass Guitar Lesson $67 per appointment$324

Primary Piano A (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $355Purchase required to enroll

Primary Piano Class is designed for the 4 or 5-year-old beginner. We provide a fun, group setting in which the child learns the basics of playing piano. Students will learn the keys of the piano, reading music, proper technique, theory, & note reading

Primary Piano B (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $355Purchase required to enroll

Primary Piano Class is designed for the 4 or 5-year-old beginner. We provide a fun, group setting in which the child learns the basics of playing piano. Students will learn the keys of the piano, reading music, proper technique, theory, & note reading.

Primary Piano C (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $355Purchase required to enroll

Primary Piano Class is designed for the 4 or 5-year-old beginner. We provide a fun, group setting in which the child learns the basics of playing piano. Students will learn the keys of the piano, reading music, proper technique, theory, & note reading.

Group Keyboard Class (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $355Purchase required to enroll

Group Keyboard Class is designed for beginner to intermediate level piano player. We provide a fun, group setting in which the child learns the basics of playing piano. Students will learn reading music, proper technique, theory, & note reading.

Private - 45-minute Bugle Lesson No purchase required to enroll

DAMPA Soundsation (Spring 2018) $385Purchase required to enroll

Brushes and Beats - Music and Art Camp (Summer 2018) $275Purchase required to enroll

Earn Your Stripes - Jack White Guitar Workshop $200Purchase required to enroll

Jazz Band (Summer 2018) $400Purchase required to enroll

Rock Band (Summer 2018) $400Purchase required to enroll

Group Guitar (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $385Purchase required to enroll

Primary Piano (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $355Purchase required to enroll

In Home - 45-minute Ukulele Lesson No purchase required to enroll

Voice Group Make-Up Class (Ages 12 and Under) No purchase required to enroll

Voice Group Make-Up Class (Ages 13 and Up) No purchase required to enroll

Early Childhood Development

Music, Mommy and Me Class $34 per classFrom $27 per visit with Music, Mommy, and Me (2017) passNo purchase required to enroll

The Funkadelic Fish: 3 - 5 yrs $34 per classPlan available for $151Purchase required to enroll

The Funkadelic Fish (Guppies) $34 per classPlan available for $151Purchase required to enroll

Come join Mr. Jake in DAMPA’s new ‘studio b’ location! This class merges the love of music with physical energy. Kids, or as we like to call them, Funkadelic Fish, will learn rhythms, counting, and singing while also taking time to dance, hop, move, shake and laugh. The curriculum focuses on classic children songs but also introduces some current pop tunes to dance to. The kids will play with balls and parachutes while learning whole, half, and quarter notes. Get ready for drum circles and tambourine play. Mr. Jake will play songs on the guitar, ukulele, and mandolin!Each warm-up will be fun, physical, and is geared at teaching conducting and time signatures. This class is designed to work the brain and the body, stomping rhythms with your feet and conducting with your hands, and shaking your body while exercising your vocal chords!

The Funkadelic Fish Plan available for $151Purchase required to enroll

Come join Mr. Jake in DAMPA’s new ‘studio b’ location! This class merges the love of music with physical energy. Kids, or as we like to call them, Funkadelic Fish, will learn rhythms, counting, and singing while also taking time to dance, hop, move, shake and laugh. The curriculum focuses on classic children songs but also introduces some current pop tunes to dance to. The kids will play with balls and parachutes while learning whole, half, and quarter notes. Get ready for drum circles and tambourine play. Mr. Jake will play songs on the guitar, ukulele, and mandolin!Each warm-up will be fun, physical, and is geared at teaching conducting and time signatures. This class is designed to work the brain and the body, stomping rhythms with your feet and conducting with your hands, and shaking your body while exercising your vocal chords!

The Funkadelic Fish (Siblings) Plan available for $151Purchase required to enroll

Come join Mr. Jake in DAMPA’s new ‘studio b’ location! This class merges the love of music with physical energy. Kids, or as we like to call them, Funkadelic Fish, will learn rhythms, counting, and singing while also taking time to dance, hop, move, shake and laugh. The curriculum focuses on classic children songs but also introduces some current pop tunes to dance to. The kids will play with balls and parachutes while learning whole, half, and quarter notes. Get ready for drum circles and tambourine play. Mr. Jake will play songs on the guitar, ukulele, and mandolin! Each warm-up will be fun, physical, and is geared at teaching conducting and time signatures. This class is designed to work the brain and the body, stomping rhythms with your feet and conducting with your hands, and shaking your body while exercising your vocal chords!

Preschool Music FunTime Purchase required to enroll

  • Group workshop teaching music theory to teach young children to read music notation
  • Hands on Activities (Music & Crafts workshop)
  • Playing simple instruments
  • Playing music rhythms
  • Learning to match pitch
  • Exposure to various musical genres

Toddler Music FunTime Purchase required to enroll

  • Playing simple instruments
  • Copying Rhythms
  • Singing/Playing loud vs. soft, slow vs. fast
  • Learning to match pitch
  • Exposure to various musical genres

Music, Mommy, and Me From $27 per visit with Music, Mommy, and Me (2017) passNo purchase required to enroll

At DAMPA, your baby is introduced to the joy of making music with his/her mom, dad, or caretaker. Babies play with simple instruments, such as maracas, bells, and sticks, along with songs and rhymes. Rhythmic movement nurtures the child’s musical instincts! They have fun interacting with other children while playing with music instruments.

Music, Mommy and Me helps your baby learn to listen and focus; through imitation, rudimentary musical skills are developed.

Rock the Canvas $595Purchase required to enroll

We are thrilled to announce our first class teaming up with Kidart!

It will all take place in our brand new Studio B location.

More information to come!

Group Guitar $325Purchase required to enroll

Group Guitar Class is designed for beginner to intermediate level guitar player. We provide a fun, group setting in which the child learns the basics of playing guitar. Students will learn reading music, proper technique, theory, & note reading.

MFT + Voice/Singing $325Purchase required to enroll

  • Group workshop teaching music theory to teach young children to read music notation
  • Hands on Activities (Music & Crafts workshop)
  • Playing simple instruments
  • Playing music rhythms
  • Learning to match pitch
  • Exposure to various musical genres
  • Followed immediately by 30 minutes of vocal instruction

MFT + Stage Combat $325Purchase required to enroll

  • Group workshop teaching music theory to teach young children to read music notation
  • Hands on Activites (Music & Crafts workshop)
  • Playing simple instruments
  • Playing music rhythms
  • Learning to match pitch
  • Exposure to various musical genres
  • Followed immediately by an ALL BOY Stage Combat class. This is a unique and enriching class that teaches:
    • Stage combat is a specialized technique in theatre designed to create the illusion of physical combat without causing harm to the performers. It's used in live stage plays as well as with fight choreography in television & film. It is a common field of study for actors and dancers and is related to the practice of stunts.

MFT + Ballet/tap $325Purchase required to enroll

  • Group workshop teaching music theory to teach young children to read music notation
  • Hands on Activities (Music & Crafts workshop)
  • Playing simple instruments
  • Playing music rhythms
  • Learning to match pitch
  • Exposure to various musical genres
  • Followed immediately by a beginner tap/ballet class

ROCK THE CANVAS MEADOWBROOK $645Purchase required to enroll

This art and music class will be a drop off class for PM Meadowbrook Students which will include time for each child to eat lunch before class (lunch is not provided by DAMPA).

"Rock the Canvas" is a partner class with KidArt which includes 45 minutes of art and 45 minutes of music class with Mr. Jake. The art portion typically consists of guided painting, oil pastels, some cut & paste, and even sculpture. The kids then take a quick break to clean up, wash their hands, use the restroom, and get a drink of water before music class. During the music portion, Mr. Jake leads students with his guitar playing classic children's music such as "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star" and "ABCs" as well as contemporary music like "Happy" by Pharrell and some classic rock/pop tunes. Students will explore various instruments such as egg shakers, hand drums and tambourines. The music portion also includes a story book set to music, musical/rhythm games like Hot Potato and Musical Chairs, and the class ends with a dance party ...FUN FUN FUN!!!

Rock the Canvas (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $645Purchase required to enroll

“Rock the Canvas” is a partner class with KidArt which includes 45 minutes of art and 45 minutes of music class with Mr. Jake. The art portion typically consists of guided painting, oil pastels, some cut & paste, and even sculpture. The kids then take a quick break to clean up, wash their hands, use the restroom, and get a drink of water before music class. During the music portion, Mr. Jake leads students with his guitar playing classic children’s music such as “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star” and “ABCs” as well as contemporary music like “Happy” by Pharrell and some classic rock/pop tunes. Students will explore various instruments such as egg shakers, hand drums and tambourines. The music portion also includes a story book set to music, musical/rhythm games like Hot Potato and Musical Chairs, and the class ends with a dance party …FUN FUN FUN!!!

Music, Mommy, and Me (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $420Purchase required to enroll

At DAMPA, your baby is introduced to the joy of making music with his/her mom, dad, or caretaker. Babies play with simple instruments, such as maracas, bells, and sticks, along with songs and rhymes. Rhythmic movement nurtures the child’s musical instincts! They have fun interacting with other children while playing with music instruments.

First Movement (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $420Purchase required to enroll

First Movement brings the joy of music making and movement to toddlers. Parent or caretaker and child actively participate in singing and movement activities, as well as experimenting with many simple musical instruments including woodblocks, bells, eggs, maracas, sticks, and xylophones.

Holiday Shop & Drop (Fall 2017) $55 per classNo purchase required to enroll

Need to get some Holiday shopping done? Come drop your kids for a fun afternoon filled with music, movement, and fun. Kids will sing, dance, and play real instruments giving you time to get some holiday shopping done.

Group Guitar (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $385Purchase required to enroll

Group Guitar Class is designed for beginner to intermediate level guitar player. We provide a fun, group setting in which the child learns the basics of playing guitar. Students will learn reading music, proper technique, theory, & note reading.

The Funkadelic Fish - Friday Class Fall 2017 $385Purchase required to enroll

The Funkadelic Fish - Monday Class Fall 2017 $385Purchase required to enroll

The Funkadelic Fish - Wednesday Class Fall 2017 $385Purchase required to enroll

Funkadelic Fish (Summer 2018) $215Purchase required to enroll

Music, Mommy and Me (Summer 2018) $90Purchase required to enroll

Meadowbrook Rock the Canvas (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $645Purchase required to enroll

Rock the Canvas (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $645Purchase required to enroll

Musical Munchkins (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $355Purchase required to enroll

Zoo Yoga (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $385Purchase required to enroll

Music, Mommy, and Me (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $350Purchase required to enroll

First Movement (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $350Purchase required to enroll

The Funkadelic Fish (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $385Purchase required to enroll

Complimentary Drop In Plans available from $80No purchase required to enroll

Private Practice Time No purchase required to enroll

Music, Mommy & Me $360Purchase required to enroll

First Movement Spring 2017 Purchase required to enroll

Tap Fit (Monday) $10 per classFrom $20 per visit with Dance FAST PASS passPurchase required to enroll

Discover how TAP FIT strengthens and tones your upper body, as well as activates your quadriceps and all 3 muscle groups in your buttocks. When you work all 3 muscle groups with TAP FIT, you are creating more of a calorie burn with those 3 muscle groups than any other muscle group in the entire human body. You don’t have to be a tapper to join this class. You will learn the steps you need in 5 minutes and have fun and start burning calories. The music is amazing and ladies, you will love seeing your legs and buttocks transform.

Tap Fit (Friday) $10 per classFrom $20 per visit with Dance FAST PASS passPurchase required to enroll

Discover how TAP FIT strengthens and tones your upper body, as well as activates your quadriceps and all 3 muscle groups in your buttocks. When you work all 3 muscle groups with TAP FIT, you are creating more of a calorie burn with those 3 muscle groups than any other muscle group in the entire human body. You don’t have to be a tapper to join this class. You will learn the steps you need in 5 minutes and have fun and start burning calories. The music is amazing and ladies, you will love seeing your legs and buttocks transform.

Spring Break Triple Threat Camp $200Purchase required to enroll

Zoo Yoga (Spring 2018) $385Purchase required to enroll

All Levels Hatha Yoga (Spring 2018) $385Purchase required to enroll

Social Music - Teen Class (Spring 2018) $450Purchase required to enroll

Social Music - Young Adult Class (Spring 2018) $450Purchase required to enroll

Advanced Acting and Improv - Day Program Class $100No purchase required to enroll

Day Program Independent Study $100No purchase required to enroll

Broadway Bootcamp - Summer 2018 NYC Trip Purchase required to enroll

Fusion Visit No purchase required to enroll

Girl Scout Convention No purchase required to enroll

Extended Band Classes (Spring 2018) Purchase required to enroll

Block 2 Ensemble Rehearsal Purchase required to enroll

Block 3 Ensemble Rehearsal Purchase required to enroll

Ballet Audition with Robyn Keller No purchase required to enroll

Private - 30-minute Dance Lesson No purchase required to enroll

Acting Classes

Intro to TV/Film and Commercial Acting $420Purchase required to enroll

Budding young actors will learn techniques for confidence on camera. Our class sizes are small to encourage one-on-one learning and lots of camera time.

No experience required for Level 1.

Advanced TV/Film & Acting $420Purchase required to enroll

Budding young actors will learn techniques for confidence on camera. Our class sizes are small to encourage one-on-one learning and lots of camera time. If your child has some experience, please call or email a resume or list his or her experience for approval to makemusic@dallasacademyofmusic.com.

My First Acting Class $330Purchase required to enroll

A creative introduction to the land of purposeful make-believe, where children learn to take situations and make them real and without a script. They are introduced to the very basics of how TV, film, and stage works . Children develop their own monologue based on their own experience to deliver alone to an invited audience by the end of the year. Prerequisites: while reading skills are helpful, they are not 100 percent necessary.

Intro to Improv $475Purchase required to enroll

Improvisation is proven to give more confidence, help to trust your first instinct and MAKE YOU HAVE A BLAST! Dampa offers a complete improv training program, providing students with a strong foundation that promotes creativity, personal growth and CONFIDENCE.

Intro to Acting 1 $420Purchase required to enroll

Students learn the basics of acting through improvisation, theatre games and exercises, creating characters and simple monologues and scene study. Instructor is an American Academy of Dramatic Arts Honors graduate and former talent coach for Disney Radio.

Acting 2 $420Purchase required to enroll

Practical techniques for theatre and on-camera acting. Includes creating characters, original monologues, and more advanced scene study.

**Prerequisite – Acting 1 or Private Assessment.

Advanced Acting Course for Adults $495Purchase required to enroll

This class aims to immerse students in specific skills for choosing actions, creating characters, and crafting realistic behavior on stage. We will study practical exercises . Each day will have a different focus: memorization techniques, character biographies, text analysis, playable actions, vocal and physical characterization, emotional association techniques, and everything you need to bring life and “reality” to whatever you perform. Become the kind of actor that is known for having craft and be on your way to working with the technical specificity and mindset of a craftsman.

Spring "Young Shakes"- Intro to Shakespeare -"A Midsummer Nights' Dream" $330Purchase required to enroll

"School's Out! And the comedy begins with a Midsummer Night's Dream. Four lovers, having an argument in the Athenian woods at midnight, are confused by fairies who are only trying to help. Throw in some magic, a custody battle over a little boy, and an amateur actor who unsuspectingly becomes the fairy queen’s love interest… oh and a magic set of ass’s ears… and there you have it - A Midsummer Night’s Dream, a comedy.

It’s a wild night for lovers and lunatics, swirling with Elizabethan flourishes, in this family-friendly comedy. The course will culminate with a performance of monologues and duets. Fall course is 18 weeks and Spring Course is 18 weeks."

Voice Over: Radio & Commercials - Spring 2017 $450Purchase required to enroll

Students learn the ropes of acting on a mic with a professional sound sytem and established voice coach, CJ Critt as their guide. Lecture includes DFW market audition, the job, follow-up, self-promotion, the union and agencies. Each student receives private coaching and studio time.

Improv Workshops (Children) $125Purchase required to enroll

Actor students:

  • increase callback and booking percentage
  • learn to trust your first instinct
  • be in the moment

Non-actor students:

  • have fun!
  • meet new people!
  • gain confidence!

Improv Workshops (Adult) $200Purchase required to enroll

Actor students:

  • increase callback and booking percentage
  • learn to trust your first instinct
  • be in the moment

Non-actor students:

  • have fun!
  • meet new people!
  • gain confidence!

Improv Through Play (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $385Purchase required to enroll

Little actors will be guided by the amazing Lindsay Goldapp, who has been performing and teaching improvisational comedy for more than 20 years, through exercises and activities that encourage imagination and story making based on their own experiences. Children will learn to take a situation and make it real without a script.

Intro to Acting with CJ Critt (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $445Purchase required to enroll

Students learn the basics of acting through improvisation, theatre games and exercises, creating characters and simple monologues and scene study.

Advanced Film and TV (Level 2) (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $445Purchase required to enroll

Budding young actors will learn techniques for confidence on camera. Our class sizes are small to encourage one-on-one learning and lots of camera time. If your child has some experience, please call or email a resume or list his or her experience for approval to makemusic@dallasacademyofmusic.com.

Intro to Film and TV (Level 1) (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $445Purchase required to enroll

Budding young actors will learn techniques for confidence on camera. Our class sizes are small to encourage one-on-one learning and lots of camera time.

Adult Acting (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $445Purchase required to enroll

This class aims to immerse students in specific skills for choosing actions, creating characters, and crafting realistic behavior on stage. We will study practical exercises . Each day will have a different focus: memorization techniques, character biographies, text analysis, playable actions, vocal and physical characterization, emotional association techniques, and everything you need to bring life and “reality” to whatever you perform. Become the kind of actor that is known for having craft and be on your way to working with the technical specificity and mindset of a craftsman.

Acting & Voice Over Workshop for Teens (Fall 2017) $275Purchase required to enroll

Excellent introduction to the field of voice acting for teens! The class focus would be on Reading real world commercials, books, game and animation scripts, Taking direction, Creating unique voice characters and having fun!

Intro to Acting with Jeff S (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $450Purchase required to enroll

Advanced Acting with Jeff S (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $450Purchase required to enroll

Private - 60-minute Acting Coaching/Lessons No purchase required to enroll

Advanced Acting with CJ Critt (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $445Purchase required to enroll

Summer Camp 2018 - Improv Through Play $275Purchase required to enroll

Thoroughly Modern Millie $695Purchase required to enroll

Revenge of the Space Pandas $695Purchase required to enroll

Acting with Jeff Swearingen $300Purchase required to enroll

Intro to Acting (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $450Purchase required to enroll

Advanced Acting (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $450Purchase required to enroll

Intro to Acting 1 (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $450Purchase required to enroll

Improv Through Play (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $385Purchase required to enroll

Summer Camps and Classes

Musical Theatre Camp $400Purchase required to enroll

If your child loves acting, singing, and dancing then DAMPA’s brand new Musical Theatre Day Camp is the perfect fit!

Over the course of 10 days, your child will cover the basics of acting, improv, singing, dancing, and stage performance with our fun, qualified, and super talented instructors in our state of the art Studio B, all while building confidence in themselves and their performance skills in a friendly and comfortable environment.


Triple Threat Camp $400Purchase required to enroll

Take your talent to the next level with our incredible Triple Threat Camp! Taught by the fabulous Lynn Ambrose and the fantastic Traci Kern, this is somewhat of a “bootcamp” for those students who want push themselves and their performance skills. This camp will sell out and includes learning a song, scene and a dance each day, Monday through Thursday with a big review on Friday where parents and friends come and watch for the last half hour.

I Am Moana – Polynesian Music & Art Camp $275Purchase required to enroll

Your little musician and artist will love this island themed combination music and art course! Our Islanders will spend the first part of their day learning songs from the hit movie and fun dances to go along with them! Jump on the boat with Mr Jake and jam out to the sweet strums of the ukulele while learning all of your Moana favorites. The second hour of camp will be spent with the amazing Brooke Collins, the house artist for Trader Joe’s. Brooke will teach the islanders how to make an array of Polynesian arts and crafts, including coconut crabs, grass skirts, popsicle boats, and much more!

Frozen Summer $275Purchase required to enroll

It’s hot outside, but it’s Frozen at DAMPA! Your little musician and artist is sure to love our Frozen themed camp! Sing and dance along with Elsa, Anna, and Olaf too while learning songs from the Disney classic. The second portion of class will be spent with the amazing Brooke Collins, who will guide our ice princes and princesses through Frozen themed arts and crafts. Celebrate winter…this summer at DAMPA.

Poprockz Performance Group $400Purchase required to enroll

Join DAMPA for a Glee style camp! This group of talented girls and guys will learn a montage of pop song hits and dances while focusing on performing as a group. The 2 week long camp will culminate in a small performance for family and friends.

Action! TV and Film Camp $400Purchase required to enroll

Designed for students who are ready to take their TV and Film acting skills to the next level. Students will learn the ins and outs of the TV and film industry, practice their audition techniques and get plenty of screen time!

Act It Out! Improv Comedy Camp $275Purchase required to enroll

Actors learn the basics of improvisational comedy through fun exercises and group work. With instruction by Chad Cline, who has over 20 years experience teaching improvisational comedy, actors will learn to make situations real (and hilarious) based on their own experiences…without a script. The week long camp will culminate in a small and super funny improv show for parents.

La La Land Camp $275Purchase required to enroll

Campers learn hit songs from one of the most exciting films of the year – La La Land – and some exciting tap steps to go along with them! Camp is divided into 2 portions, one focusing on voice, and the other focusing on dance.

Beginner Piano Camp $275Purchase required to enroll

Beginning pianists learn the basics behind piano technology, composition, and of course are given the chance to learn some popular pop and rock hits!

Intermediate Piano Camp $275Purchase required to enroll

Pianists take their talent to the next level by learning the latest piano technology, exploring composition creating, and of course learning some of their favorite pop and rock hits!

Little Mozarts Camp $275Purchase required to enroll

Little musicians familiarize themselves with the piano and making music in this week long camp.

Summer Strummers Beginning Guitar Camp $275Purchase required to enroll

Rock stars in the making learn the basics of shredding on the guitar in our Summer Strummers Guitar Camp. Learn the basics of how to read music, play the guitar, and learn some of your favorite pop and rock tunes too!

We Got the BEAT! – Drum Camp $275Purchase required to enroll

Calling all drummers! DAMPA’s We Got the Beat Camp is just for you! Aspiring drummers focus on reading music, learning their way around a drum kit, and learn to play some of their favorite songs.

Dreams DO Come True! $65Purchase required to enroll

With the guidance of professional artist Brooke Collins, DAMPA students are guided through creating their own “Vision Board,” and putting positive focus on their goals big and small! Vision boards are used by many performers as a way to lay out, concentrate on, and make sure they are mindfully working towards their goals. Artists including Katy Perry, Solja Boy, and Beyonce have used Vision Boards to help them along in their career — and have seen those goals come to fruition! This camp is held on Saturdays to ensure all campers have a chance to participate.

Improv Through Play $275Purchase required to enroll

Little actors will be guided by the amazing Chad Cline, who has been performing and teaching improvisational comedy for more than 20 years, through exercises and activities that encourage imagination and story making based on their own experiences. Children will learn to take a situation and make it real without a script.

Adult Beginner Tap $10 per classFrom $20 per visit with Dance FAST PASS passNo purchase required to enroll

Classes focus on technique and musicality and are supplemented by a wide variety of musical genres. Beginner students will be exposed to the basic elements of tap in a fun and energetic learning environment.

Adult Intermediate Tap $10 per classFrom $20 per visit with Dance FAST PASS passNo purchase required to enroll

Tap classes emphasize the development and strengthening of basic tap technique and terminology highlighting the importance of rhythm and sound. Tap classes build stamina and physical fitness for our adult dancers. Adults take tap dance classes for fun, exercise and to keep their minds sharp. Adult tap builds aerobic fitness as well as muscle control and coordination.

The main focus of our adult classes is to create a fun, energetic learning environment for our adult students..and the music is awesome!!!


Rock the Barre Class (Tuesday) Summer 2017 $10 per classFrom $20 per visit with Dance FAST PASS passNo purchase required to enroll

Rock the Barre is an upbeat ballet class that combines modern music with classical ballet steps, designed to work cardio and improve strength.

Please note that the Wednesday class will be an intense, ALL barre workout.

Cost:
$10.00 per class OR you can also purchase a CLASS PASS that will allow unlimited classes for one month to any adult class for $40.00


Rock the Barre Class (Wednesday) Summer 2017 $10 per classFrom $20 per visit with Dance FAST PASS passNo purchase required to enroll

Rock the Barre is an upbeat ballet class that combines modern music with classical ballet steps, designed to work cardio and improve strength.

Please note that the Wednesday class will be an intense, ALL barre workout.

Cost:
$10.00 per class OR you can also purchase a CLASS PASS that will allow unlimited classes for one month to any adult class for $40.00


Rock the Barre Class (Thursday) Summer 2017 $10 per classFrom $20 per visit with Dance FAST PASS passNo purchase required to enroll

Rock the Barre is an upbeat ballet class that combines modern music with classical ballet steps, designed to work cardio and improve strength.

Please note that the Wednesday class will be an intense, ALL barre workout.

Cost:
$10.00 per class OR you can also purchase a CLASS PASS that will allow unlimited classes for one month to any adult class for $40.00


Tap for Beginners - Summer 2017 $360Purchase required to enroll

Tap enables a dancer to create a percussive sound with their feet, focusing on rhythm, musicality and timing. All classes begin with an energetic warm-up, across the floor exercises and combinations. The class emphasis is on developing proper tap technique, producing clear tap sounds, and having fun. As students progress through each level curriculum will become increasingly more complex and intricate.Beginner students explore the fundamental steps of tap dance, learn tap terminology and develop the ability to maintain correct body placement.

Tap Workshops $20Purchase required to enroll

Come to our fun tap workshop to prepare for the DAMPA's upcoming Tap Company Auditions

Ages 9 & up

Intermediate Tap Summer Course $360Purchase required to enroll

Tap Company Audition $20Purchase required to enroll

Into the Woods $695Purchase required to enroll

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED!

Hip Hop Workshop $30 per classNo purchase required to enroll

Summer Tap Course - Drop-In No purchase required to enroll

Dance Classes

Tap Company Rehearsal (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $695Purchase required to enroll

Beginner Ballet (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $385Purchase required to enroll

Tap For Beginners (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $385Purchase required to enroll

Intermediate to Advanced Tap (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $385Purchase required to enroll

Adult Tap (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $385Purchase required to enroll

Hip Hop with Vivian Williams Purchase required to enroll

Tap Company Performance $25 per classNo purchase required to enroll

Heart & Soles Performance/Halloween Show $25 per classNo purchase required to enroll

Heart & Soles Performance / Holiday Recital $25 per classNo purchase required to enroll

Heart & Soles Performance / Nutcracker Show $25 per classNo purchase required to enroll

Teen Ballet / Jazz (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $450Purchase required to enroll

Tap Company Make Up Class $20 per appointmentNo purchase required to enroll

Two Week Ballet/Jazz/Tap Summer Intensive $100Purchase required to enroll

Adult Tap (Summer 2018) $20 per classNo purchase required to enroll

Hip Hop Class (Summer 2018) $250Purchase required to enroll

Summer Ballet Intensive Prep Course (Summer 2018) $45 per classFrom $44 per visit with Summer Ballet Intensive Prep Course (Weekly Pass) pass

Private 45-minute Ballet Lesson with Robyn Keller No purchase required to enroll

Pre-Professional Ballet Training Class From $17 per visit with Pre-Professional Ballet Program - 4 Day Pass pass

Beginner Ballet (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $400Purchase required to enroll

Intermediate Ballet (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $425Purchase required to enroll

Hip Hop - Purple Level (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $400Purchase required to enroll

Broadway Dance - Purple Level (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $400Purchase required to enroll

Tap for Beginners (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $400Purchase required to enroll

Intermediate Tap (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $400Purchase required to enroll

Ballet/Jazz Combo Class (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $755Purchase required to enroll

Private - 60-minute Hip Hop Dance Class No purchase required to enroll

Teen Ballet/Jazz Combo Class - Summer 2018 From $30 per visit with Teen Ballet/Jazz Combo Class - Summer 2018 6 Week Pass passNo purchase required to enroll

Step it Up! Step Workshop with Shannan Johnson $100Purchase required to enroll

Private - 45-minute Dance Lesson $75 per appointment$300No purchase required to enroll

Hip Hop - Blue Level (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $400Purchase required to enroll

Broadway Dance - Blue Level (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $400Purchase required to enroll

Music Ensembles

Rock Band Class (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $500Purchase required to enroll

Has your child been playing an instrument and is ready to take the next step and start rocking out with a band? Are you tired of the limited options in school music programs? You know, boring instruments, no cool music and with limited performance opportunities. If your child is ready to ROCK then you should participate in our Rock Band. Apply the skills you've learned in your private lessons while rehearsing weekly with your fellow students, all under the guidance our one of our experienced instructors.

Jazz Band (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $500Purchase required to enroll

Learn improvisation and jazz ensemble playing the way it was meant to be learned, by playing with others and under the guidance of an experienced mentor. We will focus on rhythm section playing, soloing, learning jazz standards and the jazz vocabulary, swing and blues feels as well as more contemporary forms of jazz.

Musical Theatre Classes

Musical Theatre - Pink (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $385Purchase required to enroll

Intro to Musical Theatre is a weekly course for ages 6 to 8. Students will learn basic skills in singing, acting and the stage. Students will be engaged in simple improv games as well that will promote confidence.

Musical Theatre - Purple (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $385Purchase required to enroll

Students will learn a variety a songs from musical theatre from both the classical genre up through contemporary Broadway. This will begin providing a repertoire of audition songs for each student. They will also begin working on monologues to continue working on their acting skills. Basic improv skills will be introduced.

Musical Theatre - Blue (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $385Purchase required to enroll

This weekly MUSICAL THEATRE LEVEL 3: (BLUE) class will be geared toward building a repertoire for ages 11-14, as well as introducing students to scene and duet acting. Material will be from Broadway musicals. More advance improvisational exercises will be introduced.

Fall 2017 Musical - Elf $695Purchase required to enroll

Heathers The Musical $695Purchase required to enroll

Annie Jr. $695Purchase required to enroll

Pippin $695Purchase required to enroll

Spring Break Musical Theatre Triple Threat Camp $275Purchase required to enroll

Musical Theatre Camp (Summer 2018) $400Purchase required to enroll

Straight From New York Summer Musical Theatre Intensive $950Purchase required to enroll

Musical Theatre - Purple (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $400Purchase required to enroll

Musical Theatre - Blue (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $400Purchase required to enroll

Mary Poppins $695Purchase required to enroll

Chicago (High School Edition) $695Purchase required to enroll

Songs For a New World $425Purchase required to enroll

Musical Theatre Purple Test Plan available for $400No purchase required to enroll

Singing Classes / Singing Ensembles

Rock the Note Holiday Choir (Fall 2017) $160Purchase required to enroll

Monday afternoon Holiday choir class. Holiday choir with a performance. 4:30-5:15pm on Mondays. Performance at the Snider Plaza Tree Lighting.

Musical Munchkins (Fall 2017) $225Purchase required to enroll

Holiday singing ensemble class for pre-schoolers with a performance. Performance at the Snider Plaza Tree Lighting.

Musical Theatre Singing Ensemble (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $385Purchase required to enroll

This weekly singing group is for ages 11 through 17 and can be joined by audition only. Students will learn Broadway musical ensemble numbers with harmonies.

Sight Singing Piano Lab (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $385Purchase required to enroll

Directors won’t wait around for you to rote learn a piece by listening to it repeatedly. They’ll require you to look at a piece, and have an immediate general understanding of its melodic and rhythmical movement.

Treble Makers (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $325Purchase required to enroll

In this class, students will work on pop and performance pieces, the kids get to pick their song and Sarah helps them with movements, pitch and tone. The class will have multiple performing opportunities and will culminate with a performance at the year end recital in May.

DAMPA "Pop Tarts" All Girls Vocal Group (Fall 2017 / Spring 2018) $400Purchase required to enroll

In this class, students will work on pop and performance pieces, and the instructor, Sarah, helps them with movements, pitch and tone. The class will have multiple performing opportunities and will culminate with a performance at the year end recital in May.

Music Writing Lab $460Purchase required to enroll

Do you like to play instruments? Have you ever wondered how artists like Ed Sheeran or Lin-Manuel Miranda write the music to their hit songs? Would you like to arrange a cover of your favorite song on your own instrument? In the Music Writing Lab, we will dive into the world of music theory and learn patterns used by artists to create music. This course will provide you with the tools and guidance to write and arrange your own music!

Treble Makers (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $355Purchase required to enroll

Band Classes

Rock Band Class (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $500Purchase required to enroll

Jazz Band Class (Fall 2018 / Spring 2019) $500Purchase required to enroll

Music Therapy

Music Therapy Group Session Purchase required to enroll

Bi-Weekly pre-arranged groups for 45-minute sessions.

Instructor will give dates for class dates.
16 weeks for the entire year
Monthly, Semester, or Yearly Payment plans available

Social Music - Children Class (Spring 2018) $450Purchase required to enroll

Austen's Autistic Adventures Social Music Class No purchase required to enroll

Austen's Autistic Adventures Conservatory Class No purchase required to enroll