Performance WorX is your Pine Belt resource for artistic and creative excellence. From music lessons to acting and dance classes, PWX provides top caliber teachers and mentors for the novice learner through the professional performer of all ages—from 5 to 85! We are committed to helping you discover your talents so that you may achieve your highest possible potential. Browse through the options available to you and your children.
Discover and register for your favorite Performance WorX lessons, classes, and events right here on this page. (If you are a current student wishing to access your account, please visit the Client Portal on the Contact Us or on the Task Bar at the top of the page.) PWX has an online registration process that allows you to choose your class, pay online, and more through our Client Portal and registration feature. Please select your desired area of study from the tabs below and then scroll through our offerings of instructors and subjects. You can make a selection and register right here! Take a look at one of our available lessons and register today!
PLEASE SELECT AN AREA OF STUDY BY PRESSING THE GRAY BARS BELOW.
Each Program of Study within Music WorX is planned and coordinated by the faculty so that there is harmony among the various disciplines and across the curriculum from one instrument to another. All teachers within each discipline use the same method and very similar pace so that there is no real difference in learning/performance outcomes regardless of whose Studio you study and work in!
PLEASE SELECT AN AREA OF STUDY BY CLICKING ANY BUTTON BELOW.
From Shakespeare -- to Film/TV -- or Musical Theatre, in our Acting WorX Division, students will learn: Proper Use of the Voice in Acting; Basic Stagecraft; Stage Presence; Character Development; Monologues; Improv; Comedy; Music on the Stage; Overview of the Entertainment Industry; Audition/Interview Tips & Practice; and Musical Theatre. Acting WorX is a skills-based academic approach to the study of theatre which leads the students through a matrix of specific skills needed for success in today's film & TV industry, advertising work, and the stage. Select from any .
Performance WorX , through its Acting WorX division, DOES NOT produce major stage events, but instead serves as an ACADEMIC TEACHING UNIT, training and preparing budding artists for participating in their school programs, local theatrical production venues, and Film/TV opportunities which abound in the Pine Belt and South Mississippi.
WE TEACH THE SKILLS ALL ACTORS NEED TO BE ABLE TO SUCCEED!
Classes & Electives taken in the Acting WorX & Production WorX Curriculum lead to the cumulative ACTING WorX CERTIFICATE which signifies a balanced training in the field for Academic & Film Industry Workforce Training.
Production Classes | Studio Recording Services | Stage Sound/Lighting Production | Event Management
Production WorX focuses on the backstage, creative, and many times “unseen” elements of the entertainment industry. Students in the Production WorX division learn Visual Artistry, Photography/Videography, Graphic Design, Stagecraft (theory, design, construction, implementation), Stage Sound (production, direction, & operations), Stage Lighting (production, direction, & operations), and Stage Direction through lessons & classes as well as mentorships understudying our active Production WorX division personnel. We also offer Studio Recording Services, Stage Sound & Lighting Production Services, and Event Production Management on site. Call us to set up an appointment to discuss any of our Production Services at 601.336.5313. You may reserve your place in any of our active classes by phone or by selecting your class in the grid at the bottom of this page and completing the registration form.
Production WorX CLASSES
Production 101 — Introduction to Production
Production 102 -- Production Principles and Practices
Production 103, 203, 303, 403 -- Production Internship
Production 201, 202 — Stage Sound Production
Production 301, 302 -- Stage Lighting Production
Production 401, 402 -- Stage Set Design and Production
Production 501, 502 -- Stage Make-up
Production 601 -- Introduction to Film/Video
Production 602 -- Film/Video Principles & Practices
Production 603 -- Film/Video Mentorship
Master Classes & Workshops in Specific Skill & Subject Areas
(You may reserve your place in any of our active classes by phone or by selecting your class in the grid at the bottom of this page
and completing the registration form.)
Summer Madness & Broadway Production
Rehearsals May -- July
All-Studio Broadway Stage Production
MUSIC | ACTING | DANCE | PRODUCTION
End of July
STUDIO RECORDING SERVICES
Contact us at 601.336.5313 to set an appointment to discuss your Studio Recording needs and how we may accommodate them. Performance WorX offers five individual Sound Stages and central control fora multitude of recording options. Let us help you with your next recording or trax project.
STAGE SOUND/LIGHTING PRODUCTION
Performance WorX can produce and manage stage sound and lighting for your concert or event on your site. Contact us at 601.336.5313 to set an appointment to discuss your needs and our abilities to provide for them.
Meet Our Production WorX Faculty
Production WorX Director
Performance WorX proudly announces our association with Kage Laney and his company Kage Laney Productions! Mr. Laney will be teaching our Production WorX classes and Mentoring Program and supervising all of the Performance WorX Recital and Showcase events. "Kage Laney is a Gulf Coast native and has worked for multiple production companies in the Pine Belt. He has worked as an audio engineer for musical concerts, choirs, and theatrical productions. He finished the Recording Industry Production program at the University of Southern Mississippi in 2017. He began recording his friends in his bedroom at 14, and now works as both a freelance sound engineer and as a member of multiple production companies in various backstage and audio-related positions for everything from musical theatre to rock concerts to public speaking events. His most recent projects include the recording, mixing, and mastering of The Floridamen’s debut EP “Four;” sound designing for Center Stage Theatre’s production of “All Shook Up;” and working as a tech team member for a live performance by the Oak Ridge Boys.”
Kage Laney Productions specializes in Recording, Mixing, Mastering, and Live Sound. Mr. Laney will be offering classes in Production through the Production WorX division of Performance WorX and offering our Students the opportunity to Mentor with him both in the Studio as well as in live events, giving them experience in action on the stage. Kage Laney Productions will also collaborate with Performance WorX in recording our performers and producing our live events. To access Kage’s website CLICK HERE or click his picture above right. Select the class of your choice below to register or call Performance WorX at 601.336.5313 to set up classes, apprenticeship, or a recording session with Kage Laney today!
ALL TUITION PRICES LISTED ARE THE MONTHLY PRICE FOR THE ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP PLAN!!