Académie of Stars offers classes , camps and shows at KidZania in Académie of Stars Theatre
Musical Protégé is a musical theatre program developing performers for the stage, acting through songs and dance .
☆ Develop confident triple threat performers
☆ Proper foundation in vocal production
☆ Musicality in singing
☆ Skills in acting through songs
☆ Proper dance foundation and skills
☆ Knowledge of musicals, scenes, situations and characters
☆ Appropriate repertoire for performances
☆ Present performances on stage
☆ PREPARATORY: 4 -6 years old
☆ JUNIOR: 7 - 9 years old
☆ PRIMARY: 10 - 12 years old
EDUCATION: ☆ Bachelor of Education major in Speech and Theatre Arts, Philippine Normal University
CERTIFICATIONS / ACHIEVEMENTS: ☆ Musical Theatre Grade 5 with Distinction (full marks), London Academy Music and Dramatic Arts (LAMDA) ☆ Director Of The Year, Major Production for Speech and Theatre Arts Guild in Education ☆ Sole Proprietor at Huenique Maris Boutique (Clothing Business) and been affiliated to Zalora Philippines and Cinderella Corporation ☆ Event Host at Philippine Malls under various Modeling Agencies ☆ Fashion Designer in personal brand and designed wedding, evening, ball gowns to clients ☆ Fashion Stylist to various TV personalities and top models in the Philippines.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: ☆ Trinity College - Young Performer’s Certficate trainer and sent students for Bronze, Silver, and Gold Certifications. ☆ LAMDA Trainer and sent students for Musical Theatre Exams ☆ Trained students ages 3 years old and above to perform on big stages like Resorts World Theatre, KidZania Theatre, Marina Bay Sands Theatre, etc. ☆ Book Illustrator in Humanities book of Philippine Normal University. ☆ Business English teacher to Asian students like Chinese, Korean, Japanese etc. ☆ Teaching them the rules of grammar, pronunciation and enunciation of English words, and correct usage ☆ Director for “A New Heart for Christmas” for Year-End Concert, Jabez Christian School ☆ Campus Journalism and Spelling Bee Adviser, Jabez Christian School ☆ Performing Arts Adviser, Jabez Christian School
PERSONAL BIO: Aside from teaching, Teacher Maria is also fond of sharing her artistic side to her online followers using her b/vlog: www.justinegalang.com. She puts her thoughts into writing and film, to inspire everyone to express their artistic side and become who they want to be. She is also into fashion and been in line to various fashion business industry such as clothing line (that used to be affiliated at Zalora Philippines and Cinderella Corporation), fashion styling, and fashion design.
Eugene Lin is a graduate of Lasalle-SIA School of Performing Arts Drama and has been actively working in the local theatre, education and entertainment scene for the past 20 years.
He founded his own company, Euphoria Productions, in 2005 and ran it for 6 years before pursuing a different career path in 2011 with Disney’s The Lion King Musical. Euphoria Productions specialized in events, performances, theatre productions, drama education and shows. It was difficult to close the company but a chance to work on a world class musical with world class talent was simply too big of an opportunity to pass up. Functioning as a mechanist and deputy head of stage right crew on the show, Eugene’s responsibilities were many and included performing vital cues during the running of the musical. He was the only local crew that was tasked with such a position and performed one of the most difficult tracks in the show.
From 2005 – 2011, in addition to running his own company, Eugene was a full time theatre practitioner and performer with many years of experience on stage, TV and musicals. Including a stint on TV as the host of a local program entitled Little Coach on OKTO.
During the same time frame, Eugene was also an educator as he taught drama, musical theatre, speech and drama, communications and theatre studies for students of all ages at various institutes, schools, companies and universities.
Eugene also wrote, directed and produced 2 milestone events for the Singapore Police Force, a full length musical in 2004 and a first of its kind feature film in 2005 and has written, directed and starred in 7 full length original musicals in the period of 2006-2010.
Eugene then spent 4 years at Lorna Whiston Schools specializing in Speech and Drama, Acting for Adults and Musical Theatre. During his time there he also functioned as a Head of Department of Teacher Training for Lorna Whiston. Following which he functioned as Creative Lead for Act 3 International before coming on as Head of Drama and Communications at Academie Of Stars.
CHONG CHOY HAR, SHELLY
NICKNAME: Teacher Shelly
FOCUS: Classical, Musical Theatre, Show Choir (Vocals)
EDUCATION: BA (Hon) Classical Music (vocal) Degree, Lasalle College of the Arts
CERTIFICATIONS / ACHIEVEMENTS:
☆ Female Champion, Malaysia Institute of Art National High School Solo Competition (Senior High Division)
☆ Female Champion, Mei Shi Cup Chinese Art Song 2006 (Senior High Division)
☆ Female Champion, Sim’s Cup 2006 National Malaysian High School Solo Competition (Senior High Division)
☆ Female Champion, 33rd National Art Song Competition (South Malaysia)
☆ Best Interpretation of a Folk Song, 33rd National Art Song Competition (South Malaysia)
☆ Overall Champion, 38th National Art Song Competition Female Open Category
☆ 1st Runner Up Winner, American Protégé International Vocal Competition - Professional Category
☆ Numerous singing and conducting performances in Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Taiwan, China, Austria and USA