Marilyn D'Honau, Lori Leshner and Stephen Purdy Among Camp Broadway Guest Artists, 10/12-14
Sue has worked as a performer on Broadway with Richard Chamberlain in My Fair Lady, the national tour of Cabaret with Joel Grey, and a national tour with Liza Minnelli. She has also worked all over the country and Europe as a performer, dance captain, swing, understudy, and assistant director with such names as Jimmy Buffett, Herman Wouk, David Bell, Susan Stroman, Jack Lee, George Abbott, Igor Goldin, Evan Pappas, Ron Fields, Ron Lewis, Michael Shawn, Vivian Matalon, just to name a few. As a Director/Choreographer:Les Miserables, Winter Park Florida; Oklahomaat WCU. As Choreographer: Air India Industrial, New Delphi, India;Mame, Stephens College; The Tenth Floor, Fringe Festival NYC; How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, CAP 21; BRAVO'S On With the Show; Camp Broadway; numerous AMDA Showcases. Sue received her BA in Dance at Stephens College in Columbia, MO.
Lori has been a member of the dance faculty at NYU/Tisch School of the Arts, having taught Song and Dance with Jack Lee, and where she has choreographed Carousel, Company, and 4x4 by Richard. She is also a dance faculty member at Collaborative Arts Project 21, where she has choreographed Wild Party, State Fair, Hair, Into the Woods, and Cabaret, as well as the Yale School of Drama, teaching Dance for Actors.
Lori is the Director of Dance at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse in Auburn, NY, having choreographed Kiss Me, Kate, My Fair Lady,Anything Goes, The King and I, The Producers, The Drowsy Chaperone, The Full Monty, Promises, Promises, Man of La Mancha, High School Musical, Brigadoon, and Little Shop of Horrors.
Lori was trained at the Hartford School of Ballet, and is a Certified Active Isolated Stretch Therapist, as well as a Registered Yoga Instructor. She has performed and choreographed in summer stock and regional theatre all over the country, as well as having toured nationally and internationally with West Side Story. Performances include: Carousel, Brigadoon, Cabaret, A Chorus Line, 42ndStreet, Evita, Man of La Mancha, Carmen at The Houston Grand Opera, and many more.
Stephen maintains and active career as a pianist and conductor for Broadway and off-Broadway musicals in New York and on tour having played and/or conducted Peter Pan starring Cathy Rigby (New York and tour), The Fantasticks (off-Broadway), The Full Monty (tour), Tarzan (Broadway), Frankenstein (off-Broadway) and The King and I (tour). International credits include 42nd Street (European tour),Grease (Paris and European tour), and A Chorus Line (European tour). Regional credits include Arena Stage, Atlanta Alliance, Northshore and the Joseph Papp Public among the many.
Cynthia is a veteran of the Broadway stage and currently works as a director/choreographer and teacher in New York City for Camp Broadway as well as Theatreworks/USA, Two Beans Productions, TADA!, AMDA and Encores. She is a faculty member of the dance program at Montclair State University, Fairleigh Dickinson University and AMDA. Her Broadway performance credits include: A Christmas Carol, My Fair Lady, Nick and Nora, Me and My Girl, Meet Me in St Louis, Singin' in the Rain, and 42nd Street. National Tours include: Agnes DeMille's Oklahoma!, Sugar Babies and 42nd Street. Her regional choreography credits include: Carousel and Leave Him to Heaven for Farleigh Dickenson University, 42nd Street, Allenberry Playhouse, Me and My Girl, Mill Mountain Playhouse, and Quilters, Penn State University. Cynthia works as a teaching artist in the New York City public schools with grades K-12. She is also a graduate of Butler University.
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