MTE - Summer


MTE Online - Summer 2020

July 13 - 24, 2020
Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 11:45am
Ages 7-18




Acting Instructor: Kira Stone
Dance Instructor: Erin McFadden

Join us for a 2-week online course in Musical Theatre! Students will work each day with instructors in Acting, Dancing, and Singing via Zoom. This course is suitable for students of any level, ages 7-18.

Daily Schedule:

8:30am - 9:30am - Acting with Kira Stone - Join our instructor on Zoom each day to work on acting through games, improvisation, scene work, and more! 

9:45am - 10:45am - Dance with Erin McFadden - Our dance instructor will teach one routine each week, culminating in a final video of everyone dancing together at the end of each week.

11:00am - 11:45am - Vocal Masterclasses - Over the course of the 10 days of classes, students will sign up for one 15-minute slot with a masterclass clinician. Students will work one-on-one with the clinician on vocal and audition technique with a prepared song on their assigned day. Each day the 2 assigned students will work with the clinician, while other students are able to watch, followed by a Q&A session at the end. Clinicians will be announced soon!

Meet The Instructors

Erin McFadden (Dance)

Erin McFadden grew up dancing in California. She has performed in multiple shows at Diamond Head Theatre and was the tap choreographer for Something Rotten. She is the former Shooting Stars tap instructor and taught dance at DHT and all around Oahu for many years. Erin is currently residing in California with her paretns and puppy, and she can't wait to get started with online MTE!



Kira Stone (Acting)

Kira was born and raised in Hawai'i, and has been doing shows at Diamond Head Theatre for twelve years! She started her performance career at age seven as "Baby Louise" in DHT's Gypsy and has been in numerous productions since, including DHT"s Annie, Shrek The Musical, and Newsies where she played "Katherine" (her favorite role so far)!  She was also a member of the Shooting Stars program for five years. Kira is currently a rising sophomore at New York University Tisch School of the Arts where she studies the Meisner Acting Technique. She is so thrilled to be joining the MTE online faculty this summer!



Our in-person MTE I program for Summer 2020 has been cancelled. If you were registered for MTE I, you should have received an email with more information. Please contact for more information. 

Other questions?  
Call or e-mail (see contact information below).

Program Contact:  
Mary Calantoc
Director of Education & Engagement
phone: (808) 733-0277 x308