Children's Music Director and Teaching Artist
Bachelor of Fine Arts - Musical Theatre
Location: New York, NY, USA
School: North Dakota State University
Field of Study: Bachelor of Fine Arts - Musical Theatre

Children's Music Director and Teaching Artist

Emma Woods
Music Director - Director - Teaching Artist
1055 Dean Street, Brooklyn, NY 11216

Florida Repertory Theatre - June 2017-July 2017
Music Director - The Lion King Jr.
Taught complex harmonies and melodies from musical score to kids ages 8-18
Instructed students on non-English pronunciations throughout score
Worked with individual soloist students to not only sing in a healthy way, but to sing with confidence and power
Played notes to help students hear the correct notes to sing

Florida Repertory Theatre - September 2017-May 2018
Education Intern
Learned about the inner workings of running a nationally-renowned educational theatre program
Taught acting and musical theatre classes to students of a variety of ages
Music directed Spring Break Camp which used music from Alice in Wonderland
Assistant directed Heathers: The Musical involving students ages 13-19
Assistant directed Singin’ in the Rain Jr., involving students ages 8-18

Florida Repertory Theatre - May 2018-July 2018
Program Assistant
Assumed leadership of Summer 2018 staff
Corresponded with students and parents with any questions about the program, the shows, etc.
Filled in for any and all roles needed when a staff member was sick or unable to perform assigned duties
Organized summer programming details including scheduling, assigned job duties, organizing t-shirt distribution, etc.

North Dakota State University - 2011-2016
Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with emphasis in Musical Theatre
Graduated magna cum laude
Received numerous scholarships over course of degree
Participated in mentor-mentee program within Theatre Department designed to aid new students
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