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VOCALIZE PERFORMING ARTS ACADEMY
We aim to offer quality Learning & Teaching Services at affordable prices. Our mission is to Support, Promote & Inspire Musicians and Performers of all ages as they develop their Skills & Techniques in Music & Performing Arts.
Vocalize Performing Arts Academy
is a unique company & examination centre based in Redditch, Worcestershire. We are the only Academy in the area to provide group workshops in Drama, Music & Dance and offer individual professional Vocal and Instrumental training.
We offer One 2 One Music Tuition in Singing, Piano, Keyboard, Guitar, Drums, Ukulele, Violin, Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone................& more.
Our weekly Performing Arts Workshops are held on a Monday 6-8pm. Members travel from Worcestershire, Warwickshire, Solihull and Birmingham.
Vocalize is a community organisation founded in May 2010 by Tracy Anne Wright (Owner, Principal & Musical Director). Tracy is also a full member of the Incorporated Society of Musicians. We have an enthusiastic team of tutors who strive to provide a structured, professional, exciting experience to all our members, promoting confidence, teamwork and social skills for life. We also invite visting professional workshop leaders to offer 'one off' specialist training sessions. We are one big family and are always happy to welcome new members to join our group. We aim to offer many varied experiences to our members. We have previously joined 'Blake' on two of their tour performances. We have also performed in many varied venues including shopping centres, band stands, schools, theatres, residential homes and we particluarly enjoy raising money for numerous charities.
We offer weekly skills workshops to our youth theatre group on a Monday evening for ages 4+ yrs, staging a fully licenced annual production with costumes, professional lighting and sound and regular Showcases for family and friends. Vocalize Company is open to anyone without a formal audition, we only audition for Principal solo roles at the start of a rehearsal period. Once committed to a showcase or production, we ask for full attendance to all rehearsals or students may not be able to participate fully in the final performance.
Vocalize has recently registered with 'Class Talent' who have 30 years experience of working with adults and children alike, both mainstream and special needs, and welcome performing groups for ‘once in a life-time’ experiences.
We joined Class Talent for the first time in December 2016 to tread the boards at Her Majesty's Theatre in the West End, the home of the rich and famous, using the same dressing rooms as the Phantom of the Opera cast. Our members participated in workshops and rehearsals during the day and performed live on stage on the evening, we made lasting memories which will stay with our members for the rest of their lives!
Vocalize Performing Arts Academy is a registered Examination Centre for Trinity College London and London College of Music. Our students are regularly entered for Graded Rock & Pop and Musical Theatre examinations.
IMPORTANT UPDATE MAY 2018 GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations)
All parents/carers/students will be asked to complete a Vocalize registration form. The details I will ask for include full name, date of birth, home language, address, telephone, email, school/college, illnesses/allergies, experience and the names of parents/carers who have responsibility for signing children IN and OUT of rehearsals.
You will be asked to sign to give consent for the following
* I agree that photographs and/or video recordings of my child may be taken during rehearsals and/or performances for use in advertising material, Vocalize Music website, social media and displays. Encrypted DVD copies of performances may be available for family and friends to purchase, the cost will include appropriate music licence fee.
* I agree that my child may be taken direct to hospital or be seen by the nearest available doctor, should an emergency arise and be given emergency treatment if necessary.
* I agree to sign my child IN and OUT of rehearsals and/or performances.
* I agree that my child will not bring valuable, personal belongings to sessions.
* I agree to pay for booked One 2 One Tuition in half termly blocks and Youth Theatre membership in termly blocks as requested. All payments are non-refundable.(Payable in cash or cheque to Vocalize Music)
* I agree that I am happy to be contacted via Text message, Email, Messenger, What’s App or Telephone?
If at any time you want me to delete your information please let me know as within your rights.
All information I hold is kept securely and I am the only person that views this information, your information is Never shared with any third parties.
If you are unsure or have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.
We are always looking for people to join the ''Friends of Vocalize'' to assist with Front of House Duties, organising raffles etc. Please contact us if you would like to join our team of helpers. We really appreciate your support.
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