Session: Winter 2024
Chapter:  Baton Rouge
Location:  Bethany Church South Campus
Time:  4:15pm - 6:30pm
Day:  Monday
Starts:  11/13
Ages:  8 - 12
Tuition:  $210.00
Open Spots:  0

** Registration ended November 30, 2023 at 11:00pm

This class is full!


Are you looking for a class that includes singing, dancing, AND acting? This is the class for you! Be a part of the wonderful world of musical theater by exploring storytelling choreography, vocal interpretations, and how to create a character. Class will include warm-ups, group activities, dance routines, theater games and performance.
Skills to be covered include: 
  • creating a story on stage with dance and song
  • group activities and exercises that incorporate the body and voice
  • basic dance steps often incorporated into musical theatre choreography
  • telling a story through facial expressions, voice and dance
  • performing a musical show tune with a group or ensemble musical theatre number to be performed at an end of year showcase. 


Melissa Beatty

Melissa has a passion for teaching youth theatre. She grew up doing theatre with The Drama Room and with DSACT in her hometown of Denham Springs. She has taught preschool music classes, as well as directed and assistant directed multiple musicals over the years. She joined the CYT family 2 years ago and has taught CYT youth acting classes and youth musical theatre classes. She was the assistant director for CYT's The Lion King Jr and made her CYT director's debut last fall with Charlotte’s Web. She loves sharing her passion for theatre with the youth of CYT. She believes that God had gifted each child with special and unique gifts, she loves helping children discover and grow those gifts. She is so honored, humbled and grateful to God for allowing her the opportunity to share the gifts He has given her with CYT!

Location Notes:

If you enter through Industriplex, turn onto Fieldstone. The church is on the left.


11107 Honore Ln, Baton Rouge, LA 70809