Join us for one and 1/2 weeks of theater fun! Learn the advanced techniques that will help you become the best performer you can be. Learn dancing, acting, and singing with one of the premiere performing arts companies in Colorado.
Sibling discounts available!
2nd child, same household: $250
3rd - 5th child, same household: $225 each
Week One: June 24-28
Meets 9:00am - 3:00pm, Monday - Friday
Ovation Academy of Dance
17908 Cottonwood Drive, Suite A
Parker, Colorado 80134
Classes offered in acting, singing, and dancing. Learn the advanced techniques of character development, vocalization, choreography, and performance.
Half-Week Two: July 1-3
Parker Mainstreet Center
19650 E Mainstreet
Parker, Colorado 80138
It’s SHOW TIME! Rehearsals for your show will put the techniques you learned into practice as you prepare to WOW the audience on Wednesday for two shows at the PACE Center in Parker.
Bethany Wessel has been working as a professional musician and music teacher for over ten years. She has a music education degree with an emphasis in vocal performance from Colorado State University. Bethany currently works for Douglas County School District as the general music, choir, and band director for Trailblazer Elementary and also runs her own private voice and piano studio. She also loves to perform and partakes in community theater all over Denver. Bethany joined the amazing staff of Inspire Creative in 2010 and has enjoyed directing and music directing several of their children's productions.
Tanner has had the pleasure of performing all over Colorado including shows at The Country Dinner Playhouse, Littleton Town Hall, Union Colony Dinner Theatre, The PACE Center, Lone Tree Arts Center,The Mizel, Creative Expressions Studios, Parker Mainstreet Center, The Academy of Theatre Arts and The Newman Center. Tanner is the music director for Inspire Creative and has directed, assistant directed, performed, conducted, and music directed shows, summer programs, and children's choirs for the last 5 years. Tanner currently teaches voice and piano lessons around the metro area and is a frequent mentor for college auditions and workshops as well as tutoring/teaching Music Theory. Tanner is a tenor in the Evans Choir, the tenor in the a capella group The Candlelight Singers and recently performed in the opera "The Poet Li Bai," in Los Angeles. He is also a frequent performer at the Adams Mystery Playhouse. Tanner has sung with groups such as Sound of the Rockies, All State Mixed Choir 2008, All State Men's Choir 2007, Spin Quartet, The Colorado Korean Choir, Calvary Baptist, Littleton Chorale and was ranked 1st place in musical theater singing in the 2010 national association of teachers of singers competition for Colorado/Wyoming. Regional credits include: Nicely Nicely in Guys and Dolls, Maestro Spinellocio in Gianni Schicchi, Mushnik in Little Shop of Horrors, Perchik in Fiddler on the Roof, Buddy in Sideshow, Barfee in Spelling Bee, Mr. Andrews in Titanic, Barrel in Urinetown, Eisenstien in Fledermaus and Lycus in Forum. As of June 2013, he holds a BA in Music from the University of Denver's Lamont School of Music.
Dance/Choreography, Executive Director
Liane’s interest in live audience performance began in high school where she was involved in choir and musical theater. These experiences led her to Colorado State University where she majored in Performing Arts with a concentration in Dance. Her studies included Social Dancing, Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Musical Theatre and Choreography. Liane began her professional career as a member of the Denver Contemporary Dance Theatre Company and then shifted her focus to instruction at the university level and at private dance studios. While she still enjoys participating in live performances Liane discovered her true passion is to blend her professional dance training and choreography skills with musical theater to enhance overall performance quality.
President - Founder
A Colorado native, Ralph studied music with an emphasis in piano at the College of Music, University of Colorado with world-renowned emeritus piano professor Robert Spillman. His experience includes live performance, composition and orchestration as well as extensive training in related software programs. He has worked on projects for Viacom, Polaris, Jeff Smith and Discovery Zone. Ralph is a member of CITA, BMI and ICVM. He has performed for a former Senator and with Steven Stills of Crosby, Stills and Nash. He has also worked with songwriter Steven Allen Davis. Ralph has a deep understanding of the artist’s heart and temperament, their need to belong and be released to create in their areas of strength.
Our preferred and easiest method of registration is online. You may REGISTER ONLINE NOW or call 303-790-0875 during regular business hours.