Wonder. Learn. Grow.
Physical Location: The Franklin Building
50 Public Square, Downtown Watertown, NY
FooteLights will run two semesters
September- December break
January- mid May
Three performance opportunities with additional possible performances-
1- Featured vocalists in our holiday production, Toyland
2- a Musical Theater production number taken to Syracuse to perform at Access Broadway in May
3- opening act for our June recitals
Tuition is by the semester.
Discounts available for students registered for dance classes at Rhonda's FooteWorks.
$150 per semester or
$250 for the complete season paid in advance.
Enrollment is limited, so please email firstname.lastname@example.org to hold your place!
We have delayed the start of this program to OCTOBER, pending enrollment. Please email email@example.com if you are interested in this program.
Rhonda’s FooteWorks welcomes Ashley DeMar to faculty as Director of our new Musical Theater Performance Company, FOOTELIGHTS. FooteLights is for ages 7-12 and will meet twice per month Saturday evening 6-8 pm. Acting, voice, and movement will be instructed and the group will be offered unique performance opportunities.
Ashley Marie DeMar is thrilled to be returning to the North Country as Acting Director in the inaugural year of FooteLights! Originally from Watertown, Ashley grew up working with many local performance groups including: Watertown Lyric Theater, The Little Theatre of Watertown, Trinity Concert Series, Northern Choral Society, The Lake Ontario Playhouse, Stageworks Repertory Theatre and various ensembles through the South Jefferson Central School District. A graduate of Niagara University, Ashley holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theater Performance with a double major in English. NU credits include: Into the Woods (Cinderella), Damn Yankees (Lola), Bat Boy: The Musical (Meredith), Curtains (Georgia), Urinetown (Little Becky Two-Shoes) and The Pirates of Penzance (Daughter). NU directing credits include the world premiere of Snapshot. While participating in the NU Study Abroad program, Ashley toured Twelfth Night (Viola) with Live Literature Co. in London and to the West Coast of England. Following graduation, Ashley returned to London where she held an internship in the study of Applied Drama. Recent credits include Robin Hood (Maid Marian) with Lincoln Theatre Guild in Lincolnton, North Carolina; two consecutive summer seasons with Liberty Mountain: The Revolutionary Drama in Historic Kings Mountain, North Carolina; and three touring productions with Merry-Go-Round Youth Theatre in the Finger Lakes region of New York. Favorite local credits include: South Pacific (Nellie Forbush), Man of La Mancha (Aldonza), Little Women: The Musical (Jo March), Barnum (Jenny Lind), Hamlet (Ophelia), Twelfth Night (Olivia) and A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Hermia).
For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Ashley will
also be available for individual voice and acting coaching.
Rhonda’s FooteWorks is located in the Franklin Building Atrium in Downtown Watertown.