Master Classes

Engaging Master Classes

Multiple Master Classes are offered throughout the weekend. With topics ranging from audition prep, technical theatre to College and Career planning we have something for everyone! In the coming months, we will be announcing our special Broadway guest teacher!

2020 MASTERCLASSES INCLUDED: What is in your Audition Bag?,  Let Me Try That Again with Thomas Schultheis, Stage Makeup, Fosse Dance  & Broadway Panel talkback!

Directors and Chaperones have the opportunity to attend the Master Classes and learn along with the students! 

The College Fit ~ College planning workshop

Directors, Parents, and Students are invited to this engaging workshop! 

MTCA welcomes Ms. Trina Hartman, M.S., and The College Fit to MTCA 2022.

With over twenty years of experience in college admission counseling, The College Fit provides unparalleled individualized service. From the customization of a comprehensive 4-year plan to the intricacies of a performance, portfolio, or other specialized application processes, we will work with students and families to present the strongest applicant possible to the institutions that will be the best fit. We provide individual guidance to students and families through the entire college application process.

Introducing Trina Hartman, M.S. 

I have been in education for 30 years, a high school counselor for over 20. In 2000, I earned a Master’s Degree from the University of La Verne in School Counseling. I spent the next 21 years in a career counseling high school students through academic trials and successes as well as through college application processes ranging from community college to top tier universities and military academies. In 2020 I earned a certificate in College Admissions Counseling from UC Berkeley Extension. While I enjoyed working at a high school as the Director of Counseling, upon introspection, I found that the passion and love that I have for providing guidance to students and families is much better served working independently. I am not only able to give the time and attention that each student and family deserve, but I am also able to give time to students who may not have the availability of college counseling resources.

I am currently located in North Orange County, California, and live with my husband and two children, one a recent college graduate and a current law school student. 

“The students were overjoyed with the opportunity to spend time, both one-on-one and in small groups, with so many industry professionals who both worked with them and answered questions about technique, getting into the business, and maintaining a successful career,”    Joshua Godinez - Jurupa Hills High School

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