Summer Classes 2019

Our Summer Programs:

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The Addams Family: When You're An Addams (Ages: 12-18)

The Addams Family

Directed & Staged by Bobby Zupkofska

Suggested Ages: 12-18

9a-4p: Mon. August 19th - Thurs. August 29th *

*To allow for participants involved in the Addams Family who are returning to school on the Wednesday before Labor Day, (August 28) - sessions on Wednesday (8/28) and Thursday (8/29) will be extended to 8:00pm. Participants are encouraged to come to the program after they are released from school. The performance on 8/29 will begin promptly at 8pm in The MMAS Arts Center Theater at 888 South Main Street.

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In the kooky, upside-down world of the Addams Family, to be sad is to be happy, to feel pain is to feel joy, and suffering is the stuff of dreams. Nonetheless, this quirky family still has to deal with many of the same challenges faced by any other family, and the spookiest nightmare faced by every family creates the focus of Lippa, Brickman, and Elice’s musical: the Addams kids are growing up. Join us this summer for a hilarious hauntingly good time where even the strangest families eerily resemble our own.

Final Performance: Thurs. August 29th @ 8:00p

Location: 888 South Main Street Studio

Tuition: $499 ($449 w/ 10% Member/Sibling discount)

Wedding Singer, Sweeney Todd, & Addams Family: $999

Bobby Zupkofska is thrilled to be a part of the resident faculty at The MMAS Academy. A graduate of Suffolk University’s Theatre Program (Class of 2015), Bobby spent his undergraduate career learning about every element of theatre until he found his love for teaching. At The MMAS Academy, Bobby has directed many ambitious plays and musicals with teen actors including: Heathers, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Into the Woods, The Laramie Project, Anything Goes!, The Drowsy Chaperone, and The Election. In addition to teaching classes and workshops, Bobby also teaches private lessons where he specializes in both vocal and acting techniques as well as audition training. Additionally, Bobby also teaches with Drama Kids International and directs for Un-Common Theatre Company.

Peter Pan: I Won't Grow Up (Ages: 7-13)

Peter Pan

Directed & Choreographed by Marissa Stanley

Suggested Ages: 7-13

9:30a-2:30p: Mon. August 12th - Fri. August 23rd

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Join MMAS this summer for Peter Pan ~ the delightful tale of a mischievous boy who flies into the hearts of Wendy Darling and her brothers. Come and explore a world where a bit of magical fairy dust sends Peter and his friends soaring into Neverland where they encounter friend and foe and return home victorious and better for the journey. Guaranteed to be a fun adventure, join us this summer for a magical world where dreams are born, and time is never planned!

On Friday August 21 the students will showcase their work to families and friends in the 888 South Main Street Theatre. Time to be announced.

Location: 888 South Main Street Studio

Tuition: $475.00 ($427.00 w/ 10% Member/Sibling discount)

Marissa Stanley is a dance educator who specializes in creating positive, self-affirming environments for children and adults. Marissa has trained students with both recreational and professional goals and is wholly committed to bringing dance education to all bodies and abilities. Marissa began dancing as a child and rediscovered her love for dance shortly before attending Bridgewater State University (BSU) where she majored in Dance Education. While at BSU, Marissa served as an assistant choreographer to Larry Sousa (Gypsy, 2017) and Dori Bryan-Ployer (The Little Mermaid, 2018) through The Family Performing Arts Center at BSU. Marissa also teaches dance and theatre at Arts for Youth. Marissa attends classes and workshops through the National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) where she continues to study the latest trends in dance and dance education as well as choreography composition. Marissa earned her BA in Dance Education with minors in theatre and musical theatre from Bridgewater State University in 2017. She graduated cum laude with dance honors recognized through the NDEO. She is thrilled to be joining the faculty at The MMAS Academy.

Financial assistance is available through the generosity of the Mansfield Bank Charitable Foundation.  Call 774-284-4025 or email the MMAS Academy or if you wish to apply for financial aid. A financial aid form is available for download here.


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Special Thanks to Hands-On Motessori for renewing its sponsorship for the 2019-2020 Season