Acting (ages 3-5): Tuesdays 4:30pm-5:15pm - ERIN YEVAK
Acting (ages 6-8): Tuesdays 5:30pm-6:25pm - ERIN YEVAK
Acting (ages 9-12): Tuesdays 6:30pm-7:25pm - ERIN YEVAK
Acting (ages 13+): Tuesdays 7:30pm-8:25pm - ERIN YEVAK
Musical Theatre (ages 6-8): Tuesdays 4:30pm-5:25pm - CANA STRONG
Musical Theatre (ages 9-12): Tuesdays 5:30pm-6:25pm - CANA STRONG
Musical Theatre (ages 13+): Tuesdays 6:30pm-7:25pm - CANA STRONG
About Our Instructors
Erin was born and raised in North Carolina, now living in Spring Lake. She started acting at a young age and went on to get a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre from Anderson University in Anderson, SC. She developed all aspects of theatre skills such as acting, directing, props and stage management. She is vocally trained both classically and in musical theatre and has studied many accents and dialects such as Standard English, Cockney, Irish, Australian and Spanish. She has extensive training in a variety of theatre styles, from Shakespeare and Commedia Dell'Arte to Operettas and Modernism works. Some of her credits include: Titania in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Peep Bo in The Mikado & Nora in A Dolls House. She has taught children’s theatre summer camp classes as well as advanced acting classes to college students. She can’t wait to work with people of all ages in this community to learn the art of theatre!
Originally from Florida, Cana has been performing for almost 15 years and worked professionally as an actress, stage manager, director, and educator around the country. She was awarded a technical theatre scholarship to attend school in Panama City, Florida, then went on to receive a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and a Master of Education in Educational Learning. Since moving to North Carolina, Cana has been involved in numerous productions at Encore. She also teaches various dance and theatre topics at STARS Charter School in Vass.