Let your creativity take flight through dance, drama, and singing. Jump into the magical world of musical theater by exploring dance choreography, vocal technique, and how to portray a character. Become a triple threat through warm-ups, group activities, theater games, and performances. By the end of class, you’ll be ready to take center stage and shine as one of the show-stoppers in the showcase!
Julie Gernand is thrilled to be working with CYT once more after a long hiatus! She previously taught in DuPage, Aurora, and NW Cook, and choreographed "Annie Jr", "Bye Bye Birdie" and "Tarzan". Julie holds degrees in Theatre Arts and English Literature from Illinois Wesleyan University. She has also choreographed and taught for Heritage Homeschool Workshops, Metropolis Theatre, and Infinity Arts Academy: Chicago, and Overshadowed Theatrical Productions. Julie is blessed to be wife to Ted and mama to Ben (5)and Peter (1). She is so grateful for the opportunity to dance with such wonderful students in the beautiful CYT community!