Musical Theatre Singing Techniques for Adults

Registration is open for our all-new training program!

Chanhassen Dinner Theatres is pleased to offer a unique way of training during the state mandate limiting gathering in crowds.  Sessions will be limited to 5 people each.  Face shields will be provided and used and all safety precautions will be followed.

Virtual and in-person (socially distanced) classes available!

For ages 18+
Taught by popular Chanhassen Dinner Theatres actress, Michelle Barber!
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Michelle Barber has been seen in over 70 productions here at CDT.  Most recently as Tanya in Mamma Mia! and Eulalie Mackecknie Shinn in The Music Man.  She is no stranger to theatre education.  Michelle is the founder and director of the CDT Musical Theatre Camp for kids, which just recently finished its 26th season.  She also has coached students privately out of her voice studio since 1994, based on the Arthur Lessac technique.

The Sessions

4-Week Sessions

Mondays: In-Person* (7:00 – 8:00pm)

  • October 26
  • November 2
  • November 9
  • November 16

Tuesdays: Online (7:00 – 8:00pm)

  • October 27
  • November 3
  • November 10
  • November 17

Wednesdays: In-Person* (7:00 – 8:00pm)

  • October 28
  • November 4
  • November 11
  • November 18

*In-person classes will be held at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres.

What To Expect & What You'll Get

  • Learn vocals exercises and techniques to become a better singer.
  • Dedicated time will be spent on each student every class.
  • Students will receive an additional private voice lesson online every week. (Voice lessons will start 1 week prior to the first in-person session.)
  • Help with song selection.
  • Learn how to deliver the song in an audition room or on film.
  • All students will receive a professional piano accompaniment recording of their song.

Get Registered

Sessions will begin October 26, 2020

Registration is open.


Class Price

  • In-Person: $450 for a 4-week course.
  • Online: $350 for a 4-week course.

Still Have Questions?

Contact the Box Office during normal business hours at 952.934.1525 or email us at

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