Our Classes

Private Lessons

Age: All Ages

We offer private lessons in: Piano, Cello, Violin, Flute, Guitar, Voice, Acting Coaching/Audition Preparation, Speech Arts 

Times: Available in 30, 60 or 90 minute time slots per week. This program runs all year

Music Theory

Semi Private Lessons (2-4 students) 

We offer classes in: Theory, Harmony, Keyboard Harmony, History

Times: 60 or 90 minute semi private classes for three 11 week terms.

Private theory lessons can be arranged with the teacher at a separate time and cost

Acting Programs

Private Acting Coaching: Offered in 30,60 or 90 minute time slots.

Acting and Speech Club: 

  • Tyke (ages 2-3) Tuesday 4:30-5:15
  • Beginner/Junior (ages 4-8) Monday 4:15-5:00
  • Intermediate/Senior (ages 9-18) Thursday 5:00-6:00

Comedy and Improv:

  • Junior/Intermediate (ages 6-12) Wednesday 4:30-5:15
  • Intermediate/Senior (ages 9-18) Wednesday 5:15-6:00 


ARTISTIC DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS

*All Artistic Development Programs run for an 11 week term, 3 terms a year

Creative Movement and Self Expression

  • Beginner/Junior: Tuesday 6:00-6:45

Choreography Creation:

  • Junior/Intermediate/Senior: Monday 4:15-5:00

Directing and Artistic Development:

  • Intermediate/Senior: Tuesday 5:15-6:00


Dance Programs

Ballet/Lyrical Combo: 

  • Tyke (ages 2-3): Wednesday 4:30-5:15
  • Beginner (ages 4-5): Wednesday 5:15-6:00
  • Junior (ages 6-8): Monday 5:45-6:30

Ballet:

  • Intermediate/Senior (ages 9-18): Monday 6:30 7:15

Jazz/Tap Combo:

  • Tyke: Saturday 10:15-11:00am
  • Beginner: Saturday 9:30-10:15am

Jazz:

  • Junior: Monday 7:15-8:00
  • Intermediate: Monday 8:00-8:45
  • Senior: Monday 8:00-8:45 

Tap: 

  • Junior/Intermediate: Monday 6:30-7:15
  • Intermediate/Senior: Tuesday 4:30-5:15

Lyrical/Contemporary Combo

  • Intermediate/Senior: Monday 7:15-8:00

Stretching and Strengthening: 

  • Junior/Intermediate/Senior: Monday 5:00-5:45

Musical Theatre Programs

Pre-Musical Theatre

  • Tyke (ages 2-3): Saturday 

Junior/Intermediate Theatre (ages 6-12)

Cast 1: Monday 5:00-6:30 ; Cast 2: Thursday 4:30- 6:00          Cast 3: Saturday 11:00-12:30 

  • Fall Production: Seussical The Musical
  • Spring Production: Winnie the Pooh

Intermediate/Senior Theatre (ages 9-18)

Thursdays 6:00-8:30

  • Fall Production: The Little Mermaid
  • Spring Production: Guys and Dolls

 

Triple Threat program

Recreational Triple Threat: 

*Competition is optional for this program

  • Junior/Intermediate (ages 6-12): Wednesday 6:00-7:00
  • Intermediate/Senior (ages 9-18): Wednesday 7:00-8:00

Competitive Triple Threat:

Students will be competing at Access Broadway in Pittsburgh (Date TBA). Participation in the Advanced Musical Theatre Production of Beauty and the Beast is Mandatory in this program

  • Level 1 & 2: Tuesday and Wednesday 6:00-8:30


Advanced musical theatre

  • MIMPA'S SPECIAL 100th MUSICAL THEATRE PRODUCTION OF BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
  • Advanced Production open to all full year MIMPA students
  • Audition Required: Auditions will be held on September 6th & 7th. Students must sing a short portion of a song of their choosing and be prepared to act and learn choreography during this audition. 
  • After Casting, rehearsals will be held Sunday afternoons and will be scheduled according to scene