YEAR-ROUND CLASSES

Classes to put a song in your heart, joy in every step

When you perform, you create moments and memories.

Diamond Head Theatre is an experiential learning center where people come together to sing, dance and act. Our classes are offered year-round and sell out quickly. Our commitment to small classes ensure our students get the one-on-one attention that they deserve. For more info, call (808) 733-0277.

REGISTRATION FOR SUMMER IS CLOSED

LET’S SING,

DANCE & ACT

TEENS & ADULTS

Build self-confidence and develop skills as an actor. This class will heighten the senses and imagination and will cover a variety of acting styles. This session will focus on Improvisation.

Summer Session (10 Weeks)

Option 1: Sundays, 7 pm – 9 pm (June 12 – August 21) No class July 3
Option 2: Mondays, 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm (June 13 – August 22) No class July 4

Instructor: Shannon Winpenny

Acting for High School students will build self-confidence and develop your skills as an actor. This class will heighten the senses and imagination, and will cover a variety of acting styles. Students will learn theatre terminology and how to audition for musicals and plays. This session will focus on Improvisation.

Summer Session (10 Weeks)

Option 1: Sundays, 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm (June 12 – August 21) No class July 3

Instructor: Shannon Winpenny

This is one of our most popular classes. Whether you’re an experienced pro or a newcomer to the stage, you’ll have a ball learning the dance styles used in theatre today, helping you become the performer who gets the part.

This class is currently offered in person and via Zoom. In-person class is limited to 8 individuals max. Spots are first come – first served.

Summer Session (9 Weeks)
Saturdays, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm (June 11 – August 20) No Class July 30 or August 13

*Class offered in person or online via Zoom

This class is open to current or return students. If you would like to join this class, please email Jared at education@diamondheadtheatre.com

Instructor: John Rampage

Musical Theatre Jazz Dance is a combination of dance styles focused on choreography for the stage. The class will include a warm-up built with stretching, conditioning, and technique; set to popular Broadway tunes. Learn musical theatre routines, vocabulary, musicality, and performance for the Broadway stage.

Summer Session (9 Weeks)
Ages 7-11: Tuesdays, 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm (June 14 – August 9)
Ages 12–17: Tuesdays, 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm (June 14 – August 9)

Instructor: Alexandria Zinov

Summer Session (9 Weeks)

Intermediate (Ages 10+): Thursdays, 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm (June 16 – August 11)

Advanced (Ages 10+): Thursdays, 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm (June 16 – August 11)

Beginner: Fridays, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm (June 17 – August 12)

Adult Multi-Level: Fridays, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm (June 17 – August 12)

Instructor: Caryn Yee

Students will learn the steps, combinations, and techniques most closely associated with many of the most popular Broadway musicals. These classes are offered both in person and online via Zoom. In-person spots are limited to 8 students. Spots are first come – first served. 9-Week Session

Summer Session (9 Weeks)

Level 1: Saturdays, 9:00 am – 10:00 am (June 11 – August 20) No class July 30 or August 13

Level 2: Saturdays, 10:15 am – 11:15 am (June 11 – August 20) No class July 30 or August 13

*Class offered in person or online

Instructor: Anna Motteler

KEIKI

Stretch your imagination and practice acting skills such as projection through theatre games and story dramatization. Learn basic theatre terminology and how to audition for musicals and plays. This session will focus on improvisation.

Summer Session (10 Weeks)

Option 1: Saturdays, 8:00am-9:00am (June 11 – August 27)
No class July 30 or Aug. 13

Option 2: Saturdays, 9:05am-10:05am (June 11 – August 27)
No class July 30 or Aug. 13

Option 3: Sundays, 8:00am-9:00am (June 12 – August 28)
No class July 31 or Aug. 14

Option 3: Sundays, 9:05am-10:05am (June 12 – August 28)
No class July 31 or Aug. 14

Instructor: Shannon Winpenny

Stretch your imaginations while practicing acting skills such as projection through theatre games and story dramatization. Students learn basic theatre terminology and how to audition for musicals and plays. This session will focus on Improvisation.

10-Week Session
Option 1: Saturdays, 10:10am-11:10am (June 11 – August 27)
No class July 30 or Aug. 13

Option 3: Sundays, 10:10am-11:10am (June 12 – August 28)
No class July 31 or Aug. 14

Instructor: Shannon Winpenny

This class is designed to give students more self-confidence and a better understanding of vocal techniques and dynamics. Vocal instruction, proper breathing, vocal production, and vocal techniques will be covered.

Summer Session (8 Weeks)
Mondays, 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm (June 13 – August 8) No class July 4

Wednesdays, 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm (June 15 – August 3)

Instructor: Nanilisa Pascua

Musical Theatre Jazz Dance is a combination of dance styles focused on choreography for the stage. The class will include a warm-up built with stretching, conditioning, and technique; set to popular Broadway tunes. Learn musical theatre routines, vocabulary, musicality, and performance for the Broadway stage.

9-Week Session
Ages 7-11: Tuesdays, 4:45pm – 5:45pm (June 14 – August 9)
Ages 12-18: Tuesdays, 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm (June 14 – August 9)

Instructor: Alexandria Zino

Street Funk will help students practice dance basics while working on musicality, performance skills, coordination, and rhythm. A fun and rhythmic style of dance combining techniques originating in hip-hop and jazz styles. Students will gain flexibility and encounter various styles of movement to up-tempo music.

Summer Session (8 Weeks)
Ages 6-11: Wednesdays, 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm (June 8 – July 27) | Instructor: Sarah Yani

Summer Session (9 Weeks)
Intermediate (Ages 10+): Thursdays, 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm (June 16 – August 11)

Advanced (Ages 10+): Thursdays, 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm (June 16 – August 11)

Beginner: Fridays, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm (June 17 – August 12)

Adult Multi-Level: Fridays, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm (June 17 – August 12)

Instructor: Caryn Yee

Class Instructors

Our classes offer access to some of the most talented in Hawaii. Our teachers know how to bring out your best performance.

MEET THE INSTRUCTORS

POLICIES

  • Registration accepted through each session’s first class
  • $25 fee for returned checks
  • Schedules are subject to change
  • If classes cancel due to low enrollment, full refund given
  • All students and observers must follow classroom etiquette
  • Cancelation Terms: Full refund for 48 hours prior to first day. Less $25 if canceling less than 48 hours prior to first day. No refunds after second class.
  • Priority registration is given to previous students before opening to the public.
  • If a class has a wait list, open spots will be offered to those on the list before being opened to the public in the order names are received.
  • Each session starts with a new wait list; previous wait lists do not carry over.
  • When offered a spot, you have 24 hours to respond and accept or decline the spot. Or the spot will be offered to the next person waiting.
  • You are allowed to defer your name to the next session (i.e. if a spot is offered to you for Summer but does not work for your schedule you will be given the option to remain on the list for the Fall session).
  • If you have been contacted twice about an available spot, you will be moved to the bottom of the wait list. (If you have been contacted with no response 4 times or more, you will be removed completely. You can be added back to the waiting list at your request, but will be added to the bottom of the list.)
  • Parent Observation: Invitation by instructor only.
  • Final Sharing Time: Some classes will end with a final presentation on what has been learned. You will be notified by the instructor or education manager if that’s the case.
  • We ask that all students arrive with all supplies, clothing, etc. required of each class.
  • Refrain from bringing valuables to class.
  • Wear proper footwear. If no specific shoe is required, close-toed shoes are to be worn. For all classes on stage, close-toed shoes are required.