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Adult Musical Theatre

In a warm and welcoming atmosphere, adults will develop skills in Musical Theatre performance including vocal technique and character-based song interpretation. Students will be introduced to a a diversity of rehearsal tools and techniques to develop a dynamic and authentic performance of Broadway and/or Pop Rock repertoire. A final performance will showcase everyone’s work.

​January 12 - March 16  

Tuesdays, 7pm - 9pm

Mid-Session Registration Is Still Available! Contact

This program is offered on a pay-what-you-wish basis.

Please support at whatever level is comfortable.

Meet the Instructor

Marlaina Powell is a proud product of Howard University, The City College of New York and New York University’s Prestigious Steinhardt School where she received her Master of Music in May of 2016. She is a member of both Actors Equity Association and the Screen Actors Guild. Marlaina’s favorite stage credits include
Disney’s The Lion King (Broadway), and Smokey Joe’s Café (Broadway ), The Civil War (National Tour), Ain’t Misbehavin’ (National Tour) NUNSENSE! Hair, Little Shop of Horrors, and A My Name Is Alice. Most recently, Marlaina was featured in Disenchanted! as The Princess Who Kissed The Frog at The Women’s Theater of New Jersey’s Parsippany Playhouse. Marlaina will begin her run in the Off-
Broadway musical Sistas, at the St. Lukes Theater on September 21, 2019. Proud wife and mother to Stephen, Sinclair Adina and Simone Alexandra.