Summer camp. Waterskiing on Lake Chippewa. Roasting s’mores over the campfire. Knotting about a hundred friendship bracelets. And putting on full-scale musical theatre productions. There are so many summer camps that provide the best of both worlds — a traditional campground experience mixed with intense performing arts training. Why would you choose NTSA over one of these options?
Posted on Oct 20, 2017 in About NTSARead More
Maybe you have an accompanist at your high school — a music director, a vocal instructor, or just a friend who happens to be good on the piano. For the rest of us, when audition time rolls around, we need to find a pre-recorded accompaniment track. But where do you even start looking? Over at NTSA, we gathered up a list of the five best websites for finding accompaniment tracks (or having them custom-created for you).
Posted on Oct 18, 2017 in AuditionsRead More
Ready to get started on your NTSA audition video but don't know what song to choose? Katherine Steele's Theatre Thursdays on YouTube has some excellent advice! (And we have a few extra tips to help you make the most out of your NTSA audition video!)
Posted on Oct 16, 2017 in AuditionsRead More
Parents: If you looked at our program dates and rates and almost X’ed out of the window, stop! Don’t click anywhere yet! I know that there can be some sticker-shock when dealing with summer programs, but I’m here to tell you that they can be affordable.
Posted on Oct 13, 2017 in Financial AidRead More
Unlike many summer theatre programs, NTSA is selective — meaning that we only accept students based on the application materials that they submit via our website. So how do you know if you have what it takes to make the cut? Here we have five ways to know if YOU are the ideal NTSA applicant.
Posted on Oct 05, 2017 in AuditionsRead More
Gone are the days when your student needed a babysitter over the summer. Nowadays, you can head out to work in the morning and not worry about your teenager being home alone. So why would you invest all of that money in a summer program? What can your student get from a summer at NTSA that he couldn’t get through his regular high school extracurriculars?
Posted on Oct 05, 2017 in About NTSARead More