Triple Threats Musical Theatre Workshop 2017


Are you between the ages of 13 and 19 and absolutely love stage musicals?

Are you dreaming of being a musical theatre performer, but don’t know where to start?

DO YOU WANT TO BE A “TRIPLE THREAT”
– LEARN TO ACT, SING AND DANCE?

Pangdemonium – the folks who brought you the hit musical comedy The Full Monty; the acclaimed teen rock musical Spring Awakening; 2014 Life! Theatre Award Winner of ‘Production of the Year’ Next to Normal; and Broadway hit RENT – have just the thing for you!

As part of the Pangdemonium-DBS NextGen Education Programme to nurture young talents, we are proud to present the Triple Threats Musical Theatre Workshop!

This course will delve into the wonderful world of Broadway and West End musical theatre, in a journey that promises to be thrilling, challenging, inspiring and FUN!

Under the guidance of professional musical theatre mentor (and triple threat) Caleb Goh as well as musical director Joanne Ho, you will learn acting techniques, expression through song, vocal instruction, music construction, movement, and much more, culminating in a special showcase for you to perform for your friends and family!

To register for auditions, please email workshops@pangdemonium.com with your full name, age and a contact number.

Triple Threats Audition Date: Sat, 25 March 2017

Triple Threats Musical Theatre Workshop 2017 Details (For 13-19 years old)

WORKSHOP MENTORS
Caleb Goh & Joanne Ho

WHEN

  • Audition – Sat, 25 March 2017, 2-8pm
  • Workshop & Showcase – Monday to Friday, 19 – 30 June 2017 with Showcase on Saturday, 1 July, 8pm.
    *Note students will be need to be available all-day Saturday for tech/dress rehearsals.

WHERE

  • Workshops – Pangdemonium Rehearsal Studio
  • Showcase – Location TBC

FEE
$350 SGD


AUDITION GUIDELINES

  • Admission is by audition only – register at workshops@pangdemonium.com with your full name, age and a contact number
  • Prepare one song, preferably from musical theatre. Please provide either sheet music for pianist accompaniant or a music track
  • Choose a monologue (which will be provided by Pangdemonium once you have registered)

 


 

Here’s some feedback from our inaugural Triple Threats Workshop in November 2014:

“I am extremely proud of what they have accomplished….Hopefully, this will inspire our budding young musical theatre enthusiasts to continue to hone their craft and become the triple threat performers that they are capable of becoming!”
- Caleb Goh, Workshop Mentor

“Many of them have never had the opportunity to work on this artform and i am so glad that this workshop provided them with the opportunity to try their hand out at musical theatre and to get a taste of what it is.”
- Joanne Ho, Musical Director

“Thanks for a great job in shaping young talents! What we saw today tells me that we have great teachers and committed individuals with passion in Singapore! We would not have known that Miguel could do this if not for enrolling him in this. Kudos! As parents we are really glad to see that if we give our kids such opportunities, they can excel!”
- Sam Vedanaigam, father of Miguel, 14

“I felt that I’ve grown as a performer under the guidance of Caleb and Joanne and thoroughly enjoyed the experience.”
- Claris Tan, 18

“I saw the workshop as a pretty significant stepping stone to my journey in Musical Theatre, and I’ve met lots of wonderful people along the way!”
- Jana Ann Neo, 16

 

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About Our Mentors

CALEB GOH – Workshop Director

Caleb Goh graduated with his Bachelor of Arts in Drama, from the Queensland University of Technology in Australia, and received his Masters degree in Musical Theatre from San Diego State University.

Hailing from Singapore, Caleb has worked professionally as an actor, singer, playwright, director, choreographer and dancer in over seventy stage productions, a dozen television series, and four feature films. He has worked with numerous professional US theatre companies including Moonlight Stage Productions, Lamb’s Players Theatre, La Jolla Playhouse, San Diego Musical Theatre, Starlight Theatre, as well as over a dozen Singapore theatre companies including Wild Rice, Singapore Repertory Theatre, Toy Factory, The Finger Players, Theatreworks and The Necessary Stage.

Favorite theatre credits include ‘Abel’ in Children of Eden, ‘Charlie Brown’ in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, ‘Paul’ in Kiss Me Kate, ‘Harvey Johnson’ in Bye Bye Birdie, ‘Perchik’ in Fiddler On the Roof, ‘Kwai’ in Sing to the Dawn and ‘Ching Ho’ in Thoroughly Modern Millie.

For the past decade, Caleb was the glee club director and full-time drama, dance and musical theatre teacher at La Jolla Country Day School in California. In 2012, the Caleb Goh Dance Award was named after him to honor his contribution to the dance and musical theatre curriculum at the school. Each year, a senior student is awarded the prize for excellence in the field of dance.

He is concurrently completing his PhD in Musical Theatre at the WAAPA in Australia and teaching musical theatre history, writing and research technique, and thesis supervision at LASALLE in Singapore. Caleb also directs and choreographs the musical theatre productions at the university and was previously the artist-in-residence, mentor and musical theatre lecturer at the College of Alice and Peter Tan at NUS.

 

JOANNE HO – Musical Director

Joanne graduated from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland with an MA in Music Directing and was nominated for Best Musical Direction in Broadway World’s West End Awards. She is currently an Associate Artist with the Singapore Repertory Theatre.

Recent music directing credits include  The LKY Musical (Metropolitan Productions), Treasure Island, The Three Billy Goats Gruff (English and Chinese), Junior Claus (SRT’s Little Company), The Addams Family (Edinburgh Fringe), Nine (RCS), The Girl Who Workshop (RCS), Songs for a New World (Theatre Lab Productions), Triple Threats (Pangdemonium) and Holiday Cabaret (School of the Arts). Recent assisting credits include The Girl Who (Edinburgh Fringe), A Man of No Importance (RCS) and Betty Blue Eyes (RCS).

Other selected theatre credits include La Vie En Rose (Sing Theatre), Aida (Limelight Productions), Company (Dream Academy), Legally Blonde (RCS), Swinging into Christmas (RCS), Lady of Soul and Woyzeck (Lasalle College of the Arts). Joanne currently teaches Musical Theatre at Lasalle College of the Arts has also trained performers at Universal Studios Singapore, NUS, SOTA and Stamford American School.


To support our Triple Threats Musical Theatre Workshop or to find out more, please contact workshops@pangdemonium.com