RIOT ACT, INC. presents

Movement for Musical Theatre
A Workshop with Todd Hunter

Actor – Singer – Dance Instructor

Jackson, WY—Riot Act Inc. is thrilled to announce a Movement for Musical Theatre Workshop.  “Learn to live mindfully through life.”  Taught by professional musical theatre performer, Todd Hunter, the class will run Saturday January 17 from 4-6pm at Dancers’ Workshop studio 4 in the Center for the Arts.  The class is $40 per person.  Register on Riot Act’s website or call 307-203-9067.

Spend an evening learning more about the business of musical theatre and movement for musical theatre.  The class will consist of a brief verbal introduction to some of the distinct choreographic styles of our most legendary choreographers.  During the workshop session Todd will conduct a warmup, lyrical adagio combination, across the floor combination, and finally a routine taken from a movie musical.  If time allows he will also do a combination consisting original material in the style of contemporary jazz dance.  This will give every student an exciting chance to submerge their talent into the demanding discipline of diverse styles that made jazz dance in theatre and film so popular.

Registration forms and payment by credit card accepted on our website:  You may also mail registration materials along with a check to:  Riot Act, Inc., PO Box 6735, Jackson, WY  83002.  There must be a minimum of 6 students for the class to run.  Participants 10 years old or over only please.

Todd Hunter, born and raised in New York City began his career as a dancer graduating from the renowned School of Performing Arts.  Outside of school he trained in New York City at the Joffrey School of Ballet, and the Alvin Ailey American Dance Center where he garnered invitations to perform nationally and internationally as a guest artist with various dance companies.  Todd continued on his career path by expanding the performance element into Broadway productions such as the original cast of The Who’s Tommy and SideShow. He has also been a featured cast member in Kiss of the SpiderWoman with Chita Rivera, Victor/Victoria with Julie Andrews, Liza Minelli, and Rachel Welch, The Lion King, and several other National Tours.  Additionally he has worked with such industry legends like Joe Layton, Rob Marshall, Maurice Hines, Rob Ashford and Bob Fosse.  Later, he relocated to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting.  He landed roles on the ABC daytime soap opera General Hospital, and CBS’s The Bold and the Beautiful.  After filming multiple national commercials he took his expertise to aspiring performing artist both in the USA and Europe creating dance and / or musical theatre workshops.  Teaching in Europe brought him great success and he still travels to Italy continuing these dance concerts and performance workshops.  He graduated from the University of Montana in Missoula, and still often is invited to return as a guest performer / teacher.  He has been nominated for several awards, one being the Canadian Dora award in 2005.


Movement for Musical Theatre Registration Form