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​​​​​SCS Faculty


     

          

                  ~Maggie Graham, Voice/Acting/Owner

As a proud member of Actors’ Equity and active professional performer, Maggie has the opportunity to share not only her years of training but current industry knowledge with her students. As a vocal coach and acting teacher for 20 years, she has also had the good fortune of directing, choreographing and producing multiple shows. Sharing her varied experience has helped our students further understand all aspects of theatre and achieve their performance goals.




                  ~Karen Zikas, 
Ballet/Musical Theatre


Karen studied ballet for 8 years with Michelle White a principal ballerina with ABT. She went on to study intensively with the Alvin Ailey Company and danced with the Hartford Dance Company. She taught ballet at American Dance Studios in Edison and at SCS for 3 years where she also choreographs many of our productions. Her gift for teaching a solid dance foundation and knowledgeable approach to individualistic training affords our students the coaching they need to excel in musical theatre dance.



                                

                            ~Gina Frio, Voice/Acting


As a professional singer and actress Gina's wide range of experience gives her students the opportunity to explore an eclectic array of material, while learning a solid foundation and technique. Gina has been guiding young artists for 17 years by sharing her varied professional experience and vast training.


                   


                    ~Julie Wischusen, Producer/Owner


Julie is co owner of Stage Craft Studio and event producer. Julie's love of theater began on UC's stage many moons ago where she met her dear husband Bob doing My Fair Lady. Julie went on to become a registered nurse and the mother of 5 dear children. Julie's creative energy promotes the Studio's core vision for enabling young artists to achieve their artistic dreams.







                    ~Steve Graham, Managing Director


Steve is a proud member of Actors' Equity Association and has handled many levels of production under contract as an actor, director and stage manager, from the Kennedy Center to Alice Tully Hall. Steve's expertise ensures our student productions maintain a level of professionalism and artistic excellence. 



Mission Statement...

Stage Craft Studio strives to provide theatrical training and opportunities for students of all ages and firmly promotes enriching the community through theatre. By establishing a local performance education studio, Stage Craft gives students the skills needed to showcase their unique talents on the theatrical stage in a supportive and creative environment. 

Private vocal, audition and monologue coaching students will gain the confidence and skills needed to sing and act naturally with their innately unique voice, while assembling a varied repertoire. 

Contact us for scheduling.

Tuition: $30 per half hour, one hour lessons also available. 


Private      Lessons

for  

little

ones

Sign up for classes or lessons today to join the cast of our upcoming student showcase!



A fantastic showcase of our talented students performing on the main stage at UCHS PAC. 

Featuring songs, scenes and solos from their eclectic theatrical repertoire.


SUMMER PROGRAMS 2018...

SUMMER YOUTH PRODUCTION

LesMiserables 







A professional performance training opportunity, for ages 13-22

Performance dates are 7/27 & 7/28 at 8pm and 7/29 at 2pm. Participation fee - $300.
Audition by appointment only. Email us at info@stagecraftstudio.com to sign up for an audition.

 
CAMP CAMP
A Musical Theatre Camp for performers Ages 4-14

Ages 3-6: 9am - 11am

Monday, Wednesday & Friday
Tuition per three week session - $300

 
Ages 7-14: 11am - 2pm, 5 days a week
Tuition per three week session - $450


July Session - 7/9 - 7/27 Preview - 7/27 at 12pm Showcase - 7/28 at 2pm
August Session - 8/6 - 8/24 Show date - 8/24 & 8/25 at 7pm

 
THE ART OF STAGECRAFT WORKSHOP
For ages 11 and up 3pm - 5pm, Mon. Wed. & Fri.

Two sessions available, tuition for each three week session - $200

Learn the basics of stagecraft while taking part in a musical production in a full size theater.
July  - 7/9 - 7/27 Performance dates 7/27, 7/28 & 7/29
August  - 8/6 - 8/24 Performance dates 8/24 & 8/25


To sign up for one of our programs simply fill out our registration form, email it back to us at info@stagecraftstudio.com.


Also available for 3-6 year olds this spring on Tuesday mornings at 10 am…

BALLET TO BROADWAY
For ages 3-6 yrs ~ This fun introductory level class fosters creativity and confidence while teaching young students to dance, sing and act. 

Ballet to Broadway
​and Intro to Theatre
For ages 3-6 yrs
Delve into the magical world of theatre by learning the basics. Activities include creative acting games, singing and dancing. These one hour classes meet once a week for four weeks.
​Tuition: $60

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Group

Acting classes 

SPRING SESSION and SUMMER CAMP NOW REGISTERING CALL US AT 

(908) 322-6101 or EMAIL TODAY  to SIGN UP for CLASSES & VOICE LESSONS.​ 

  

Announcing Stage Craft Studio's brand new Broadway workshop series!


Broadway Musical Theatre Audition Workshop with

three time Tony Award nominee and Disney Channel Star

KEVIN CHAMBERLIN


Saturday, May 19th   |   Ages 8-18    |  2pm - 5 pm
COST: $250.00
Three-time Tony Nominee and beloved Disney Channel star

Kevin Chamberlin, Broadway’s original Horton the Elephant in

SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL and UNCLE FESTER in

THE ADDAMS FAMILY  will be teaching an amazing Audition

Masterclass for aspiring actors ages 8 – 18.

​​Kevin will be working one-on-one with each student! Sing a 16-32 bar mock audition for Kevin, (Bertram from the hit Disney show, JESSIE) who will offer each student individual guidance and feedback on their audition technique and song interpretation!

Workshop Details:
• Sing your best audition cut and receive individual feedback and coaching from Broadway and TV Star, Kevin Chamberlin
• Learn if your song is a good choice for you and showcases your talent
• Learn proper audition technique
• Informative Q&A – ask Kevin questions about the business, his career or what you will.


Kevin’s other impressive credits include DISASTER!, THE RITZ, DIRTY BLONDE – Tony Nomination!, TRIUMPH OF LOVE, CHICAGO, ABE LINCOLN IN ILLINOIS, MY FAVORITE YEAR and of course SEUSSICAL and ADDAMS FAMILY

Improvisation, Scene Study, 
​Musical Theatre Scene Study, Vocal Technique, Audition Preparation and more...
​ ​These classes are a great way to discover the fun and excitement of improv and musical theatre.
Each one hour class meets once a week for four weeks.
Tuition: $80

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