Music, Performance, and Movement

Comedy Scene Study with Dennis Zacek

Explore farce, realistic comedy, and high comedy through scene study. Some experience required.

Exploring Gender and Sexual Identity Through Musical Theatre with Stephen Kitsakos

An examination of three seminal works of theatre, explored through the sexual lives of their principal characters using the conventions of musical theatre to edify, educate and entertain.

Rooftop Sunrise Yoga with Cricket Desmarais – January

Get your Zen on with a beautiful view & a gentle sunrise yoga class that respects the varied nature of each student’s body & range of motion. Experience a slow flow with longer holds in both standing & seated poses, micro-movement, breath-work, meditation, & self-care tips & techniques.

Rooftop Sunrise Yoga with Cricket Desmarais – February

Get your Zen on with a beautiful view & a gentle sunrise yoga class that respects the varied nature of each student’s body & range of motion. Experience a slow flow with longer holds in both standing & seated poses, micro-movement, breath-work, meditation, & self-care tips & techniques.

Sunrise, Sunset: The Americanization of Jewish Culture with Stephen Kitsakos

From the roots of the Jewish diaspora, to the emergence of the Yiddish language in the early Middle Ages, the themes of suffering and survival have been associated with Judaism. Though an examination of Alechim’s book “Tevye, the Dairyman” published in 1894, we trace how his stories, adapted into the classic musical, Fiddler on the Roof, set the stage for the thematic universality of a myriad of world cultures.

West Side Story: A Cultural Perspective on an American Tragedy with Stephen Kitsakos

Is it racism that precipitated the tragedy in West Side Story and not just miscommunication as in Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet? How does the marginalization of outsiders keep repeating itself in the story of America? How did four gay men: Bernstein, Sondheim, Laurents & Robbins create a musical which captures the universality of the immigrant experience and provide the basis for racial conflict in mid-20th century urban life?

Rooftop Sunrise Yoga with Cricket Desmarais – March

Get your Zen on with a beautiful view & a gentle sunrise yoga class that respects the varied nature of each student’s body & range of motion. Experience a slow flow with longer holds in both standing & seated poses, micro-movement, breath-work, meditation, & self-care tips & techniques.

Demystifying Classical Music with Nancy 3. Hoffman

What’s the difference between Beethoven and Bach? Sharpen your ear in a fun class.

Intro to Opera: Opera Through the Ages with Vincent Zito

From Mozart to contemporary works, Zito takes a sometimes-intimidating art form and makes it accessible…and fun!

Beethoven in the 21st Century with Orlando Garcia, AIR

Orlando Garcia discusses the perception of Beethoven’s work during and after his life and imagines what his work would be like if composed in contemporary times.

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