Andrea Wheeler

Andrea Wheeler

Philosophy: In training to become a good singer or actor, I believe it is important to learn the fundamental skills of your craft at the beginning, in order to build a solid foundation for the future. I hope to bring out the special talents in every student I work with.

 

Teaches:

      VOICE, MUSICAL THEATRE/DRAMA/AUDITION PREPARATION

Lesson Description:

  • MUSICAL THEATRE lessons involve work with the singing voice as well as performance skills, stage presence, stage movement and expression, characterization and audition techniques ... elements that make up a good musical theatre performer.
  • DRAMA lessons involve working with the skills needed to become a good actor or actress ... the speaking voice, stage presence, stage movement and expression, characterization and audition techniques.
  • AUDTION PREPARATION ... lessons available to help with preparing for an upcoming audition for a play or musical.

Teaching Since:

      1991
  • K&S Conservatory Of Music, Woodbury, Minnesota
  • Phipps Center For The Arts, Hudson, Wisconsin
  • Independent School District 833, Minnesota

Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Theatre, Moorhead State University, Moorhead, Minnesota
  • Broadcasting Certificate, Brown Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Training in Vocal Pedagogy

Groups/Associations:

Student Opportunities:

  • K&S Recitals

Other "Notes":

  • Director of youth productions for the Woodbury Community Theatre and K&S
  • Professional singer in the Twin Cities
  • Musical Theatre performer
  • Radio and Television commercials
  • Miss Minnesota Runner Up and talent award winner (vocal)
  • Recording studio (recorded demos for myself, backup singer for other performers)