This class will help strengthen you as an actor, singer, and dancer while developing the confidence you need to succeed. We’ll dive into some of your favorite musicals and tackle the numbers that you’ve just been dying to perform. You’ll learn new techniques that will sharpen your skills, help you stand out at your next audition, and give you the confidence you need to take the spotlight.
Christie began her journey with CYT when she was just 9 years old as a student in CYT San Diego. After performing with CYT San Diego for four years, her family moved to Chicagoland. Her parents were the ones to bring CYT here to Chicago! After performing with CYT Chicago for several years, Christie stepped into teaching and directing. She has been teaching for CYT for almost 20 years! Head directing credits include The Wizard of Oz (Kane/NWCook), Pocahontas (Lake), Beauty and the Beast (Kane/NW Cook), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Kane), Annie (Kane), The Music Man (McHenry), Footloose (All County), and Bye Bye Birdie (NW Cook). Christie has her BA in Elementary Education from Judson University and has spent the last ten years as a creative arts director and music teacher in area schools. She is a proud parent of five children, two of whom are CYT students! She loves CYT and the mission to reflect Christ in the performing arts! It's all about Jesus!
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