July 28
10:47 AM 2003

Stagedoor Manor, the Summer Camp that inspired Todd Graff's indie hit "Camp" was the childhood haven for many future industry pros. Last night, proud alumni of the now famous performing arts training ground met at the Reebok Sports club in New York City to swap memories and celebrate the release of the film.


"It's so great to see everyone!" exclaimed CAMPer-turned-pro Alison Cimmet as she scanned the room for familiar faces. For every "Where have you been?" you could overhear another "I didn't know you went to Stagedoor! What year?" as industry piers realized they shared the Stagedoor connection.


Stagedoor Manor is proud of its many alumni, including celebs Marisa Tomei, Natalie Portman, Zach Braff, Helen Slater, Jon Cryer, Josh Charles and Mary Stuart Masterson.

Ali Hofflich Carise Yatter Danny Goldstein

Carolynn Rendell Ari Karpel

Eileen Tepper Steve Marzullo

Erin Leigh Peck Jamison Stern

Event Organizer Julie Stevens and Ali Hofflich

Gordon Greenberg Jackie Phelan

Jamison Stern and Kimberly Gillman

Jeff Blumenkrantz Jamison Stern

Julie Kleiner AKA Julie in the film

Lisa Vioni Jonathan Marc Sherman Jamison Stern Kimberly Gillman

Michael Sheman

Teddy Goldstein Seth Herzog Amy Harris Alisa Conaboy

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