Ben Cameron

Ben Cameron Ben Cameron has appeared on Broadway in the original companies of Wicked, Aida and Broadway's Footloose and has toured with Sweet Charity, Fame, Tommy, Footloose and State Fair. He was a founding company member of Utah Contemporary Dance Theatre (Odyssey) and Dre.Dance (Taye Diggs, Andrew Palermo dirs). Most recently choreographing The Rockettes for a Jean Paul Gaultier fashion show at the Life Ball in Vienna, Ben continues to teach master classes around the world as well as writing and directing solo shows for Broadway talent. His own solo show, "Different Is Good," played sold out engagements in 2005 and 2010. He can be heard on the original cast albums of Wicked and Footloose and on Bobby Cronin's "Reach The Sky." As one of Broadway's most beloved personalities, Ben is the host of the long-running late night "Broadway Sessions," now in its 8th year. Other hosting include Mostly Sondheim at The Duplex (3-time MAC Award nominee), MainStage host for the inaugural BroadwayCon 2016 (returning 2017), Broadway Cares Grand Auction and Flea Market, Rockers on Broadway, Living For Today, The Broken Leg Podcast w/ Lena Hall and countless theatre community concert and benefits. Ben has written for the NYMF inaugural gala, The Lucille Lortel Awards, Defying Inequality and more. Ben recently hosted the New Year's Downton Abbey marathon on Masterpiece Classic for PBS Channel 13, along with airings of American Masters and Great Performances: Hamilton's America. Follow him on social media @BenDoesBroadway. Ben likes you. www.bencameron.nyc, www.broadwaybuddy.nyc


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BWW TV Exclusive: Let's Hear It for the Boys at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: Let's Hear It for the Boys at Broadway Sessions!
Posted: May. 7, 2018


BWW TV Exclusive: From BYU to NYC- Brigham Young University Alumni and Students Belt It Out at Broadway Sessions!TV Exclusive: BYU Alumni and Students Belt It Out at Broadway Sessions!
Posted: May. 15, 2018


BWW TV Exclusive: The Cast of CRUEL INTENTIONS Chases Waterfalls at Broadway Sessions!TV Exclusive: CRUEL INTENTIONS Chases Waterfalls at Broadway Sessions!
Posted: Apr. 23, 2018


BWW TV Exclusive: Jai'Len Josey, Zach Adkins & More Sing Out for Baldwin Wallace at Broadway Sessions!TV Exclusive: Jai'Len Josey, Zach Adkins & More Sing Out for Baldwin Wallace at Broadway Sessions
Posted: Apr. 30, 2018


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DANCE CAPTAIN DANCE ATTACK: Ben Hitches a Ride with Balaga and THE GREAT COMET's Celia Mei Rubin!DANCE CAPTAIN DANCE ATTACK: Ben Hitches a Ride with Balaga and THE GREAT COMET's Celia Mei Rubin!
Posted: Jul. 13, 2017


DANCE CAPTAIN DANCE ATTACK: Ben Dances to Belmont Avenue with A BRONX TALE's Brittany Conigatti!DANCE CAPTAIN DANCE ATTACK: Ben Dances to Belmont Avenue with A BRONX TALE's Brittany Conigatti!
Posted: Jun. 22, 2017


DANCE CAPTAIN DANCE ATTACK: Ben Gets the Job Done with HAMILTON's David Guzman!DANCE CAPTAIN DANCE ATTACK: Ben Gets the Job Done with HAMILTON's David Guzman!
Posted: Aug. 11, 2017


BWW TV Exclusive: The Heat is On at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: The Heat is On at Broadway Sessions!
Posted: Jun. 21, 2017


BWW TV Exclusive: University of Alabama Shows What They've Got at Broadway Sessions!TV Exclusive: University of Alabama Shows What They've Got at Broadway Sessions!
Posted: Apr. 14, 2018


BWW TV Exclusive: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Takes Over Broadway Sessions!TV Exclusive: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Takes Over Broadway Sessions!
Posted: Sep. 11, 2017


BWW TV Exclusive: Katie Rose Clarke, Marty Thomas & More Sing Jeffrey Thomson and Jeremy Desmon at Broadway Sessions!Exclusive: Katie Rose Clarke, Marty Thomas & More Sing Thomson & Desmon at Broadway Sessions!
Posted: Mar. 19, 2018


BWW TV Exclusive: From BYU to NYC- Brigham Young University Alumni and Students Belt It Out at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: From BYU to NYC- Brigham Young University Alumni and Students Belt It Out at Broadway Sessions!
May 15, 2018

You may not know this, but our friendly neighborhood Broadway buddy, Ben Cameron, grew up in the Mormon church, just miles away from Brigham Young University. Thismakes him no stranger to the legendary Music/Dance/Theatre program that has been responsible for a number of our favorite stars including, but not limited to Oyoyo Joy Bonner (Book of Mormon), Delaney Westfall (Sweeney Todd), Megan Masako Haley (Wicked), Michael Milkanin (Kinky Boots), and Brian Russell Carey (Red Roses Green Gold). So obviously we invited them to sing us a tune as we welcomed phenomenal 2018 graduating class of BYU to NYC! Check out these video clips from the unforgettable night!

BWW TV Exclusive: Let's Hear It for the Boys at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: Let's Hear It for the Boys at Broadway Sessions!
May 7, 2018

Let's hear it for he boys! And boy did we hear 'em. We recently welcomed some of Broadway's most talented dudes to Broadway Sessions for a night full of testosterone and, well, um showtimes. Enjoy highlights from performances by Darren Ritchie (Wonderland), Benny Elledge (Waitress), Melvin Tunstall (Beautiful) and Corey Mach (Kinky Boots, Godspell)! We also welcomed back past Rising Stars Jose Plaza, Melanie Sierra, Jessica Lieberman and Kate Corsaro.

BWW TV Exclusive: Jai'Len Josey, Zach Adkins & More Sing Out for Baldwin Wallace at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: Jai'Len Josey, Zach Adkins & More Sing Out for Baldwin Wallace at Broadway Sessions!
April 30, 2018

Baldwin Wallace has a long and storied history of producing tremendous theatrical talents. We very proud of our relationship with BW and were thrilled to welcome a new batch ofmega stars to Broadway Sessions recently. Helping towelcome the grads were BW alumni and Broadway scene stealers Jai'Len Josey (Spongebob), Zach Adkins (Anastasia) and John Kramer (Book of Mormon). We also enjoyed special performance by Christopher Timson and The Beechman's own Michael Kirk Lane.

BWW TV Exclusive: The Cast of CRUEL INTENTIONS Chases Waterfalls at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: The Cast of CRUEL INTENTIONS Chases Waterfalls at Broadway Sessions!
April 23, 2018

Someone once said, "Don't Be Cruel, to a Heart That's True" but it's not ALWAYS a good idea to repress your cruel intentions. Especially if your intention is to create a completely madcap music theatre 90's pop/rock concert retelling of the 90's cult classic Cruel Intentions. Well, thank the musical theatre gods someone saw fit to do just that.

BWW TV Exclusive: You've Got to Have Hartt (School Graduates) at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: You've Got to Have Hartt (School Graduates) at Broadway Sessions!
April 16, 2018

As they say in Damn Yankees- " You gotta have heart, miles and miles and miles of heart". Or did they mean to say "You gotta have HARTT"? Either way, we had both at Broadway Sessions recently as we welcomed the extremely talented 2018 MT grads from The HARTT School alongside talented HARTT alumni. Enjoy performances by Kelly McIntyre, Spencer S. Lawson, Holly Holcomb and more.

BWW TV Exclusive: University of Alabama Shows What They've Got at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: University of Alabama Shows What They've Got at Broadway Sessions!
April 14, 2018

ROLE TIDE! That's University of Alabama's war cry. What does it mean? Well, I'm not exactly sue, but it might as well mean "Roll out the talent"! We learned that much at Broadway Sessions recently as we welcomed the '18 MT grads and alumni from "Bama". Enjoy highlights from this magical musical night here.

BWW TV Exclusive: Missouri State University Grads and Alumni Meet at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: Missouri State University Grads and Alumni Meet at Broadway Sessions!
April 2, 2018

The Bears from Missouri State University roared loud and proud at Broadway Sessions recently. 2018 Musical Theatre grads were joined by talented alumni for an unforgettable night of music and merriment. Enjoy highlights from performances by Dear Evan Hansen's Nicole Van Giesen, Hamilton's Antuan Raimone and Broadway veteran and Broadway Dolls founder Hollie Howard (Mamma Mia!, Hairspray, Annie Get Your Gun).

BWW TV Exclusive: Katie Rose Clarke, Marty Thomas & More Sing Jeffrey Thomson and Jeremy Desmon at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: Katie Rose Clarke, Marty Thomas & More Sing Jeffrey Thomson and Jeremy Desmon at Broadway Sessions!
March 19, 2018

Broadway Sessions recently celebrated the music of award winning composing team Thomson and Desmon. Jeffrey Thomson and Jeremy Desmon are responsible for musicals One Hit Wonder, The Oliver Experiment, Pump Up the Volume and the highly anticipated Nancy Drew. Wonderful writers tend to have some wonderful friends who tend to want to get their hands on their music! And that's a very good thing.

BWW TV Exclusive: JERSEY BOYS Is Back in Town at Belting it Out at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: JERSEY BOYS Is Back in Town at Belting it Out at Broadway Sessions!
March 12, 2018

Well my friends, Jersey Boys is back on the boards at New World Stages and all is right with the world. We were fortunate enough to welcome the stars of Jersey Boys to Broadway Sessions recently,and "Oh What a Night" it was. Enjoy highlights from performances by Aaron DeJesus (Frankie Valli), Cory Jeacoma (Bob Gaudio) and Skye Scott (Bob Crewe). Plus our teenage "Rising Stars"- Jack D'Angelo and Avery Carlson.

BWW TV Exclusive: Future Stars From Around the World Step Up to the Open Mic at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: Future Stars From Around the World Step Up to the Open Mic at Broadway Sessions!
March 5, 2018

Once a month Broadway Sessions open the mic and the stage up to fabulous performers from all walks of life. Last month we were delighted to welcome vocalists from England, Scotland, Argentina and Uruguay as well as some of the best undiscovered singers in NYC. Have a listen and remember, music is an international language heck, it's a language of love! Make sure you come see us this week for our March All Open Mic party!

BWW TV Exclusive: Denee Benton, Christiani Pitts & More Celebrate Black History Month at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: Denee Benton, Christiani Pitts & More Celebrate Black History Month at Broadway Sessions!
February 27, 2018

As you know, February is Black History Month. We here at Broadway Sessions wanted to take a moment to reflect on the massive impact of African American legacy on Broadway and beyond. We rallied an incredible roster of some of Broadway's most fantastic voices to speak and sing on the subject. The result was moving and hilarious and powerful and poignant. And the singing? Well, let's just say y'all aren't ready for this!

BWW TV Exclusive: Performers from KINKY BOOTS, JERSEY BOYS & More Take Over at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: Performers from KINKY BOOTS, JERSEY BOYS & More Take Over at Broadway Sessions!
February 19, 2018

We find all kinds of families when working in the theatre. Each new cast is a family. Well, it was my pleasure to welcome some of my very own family, my WAMFAM, to Broadway Sessions recently. Of course, I mean performers from the roster at Whole Artist Management- where I'm not just a spokesperson, I'm a client. Enjoy these highlights from stars of Elf, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Rocky, Matilda, Jerry Springer the Opera, After Glow, Jersey Boys and so much more!WAM BAM THANK YOU MA'AM, indeed!

BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Sessions Has the Best Day Ever with the Cast of SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS!BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Sessions Has the Best Day Ever with the Cast of SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS!
February 12, 2018

Bikini Bottom came to The Laurie Beechman Theatre recently as we welcomed the colorful cast of Spongebob Squarepants for our 2018 season kick off. The results were as delicious and hilarious as any pineapple under the sea. Enjoy these performances by Kelvin Moon Loh, Gaelen Gilliland, Abby C. Smith, Vasthy Mompoint, Curtis Holbrook, Alex Gibson, Jesse JP Johnson, Brian Ray Norris, Matt Wood, Kyle Matthew Hamilton as well as Spongebob wardrobe team members Patti Luther, Michelle Sesco, Jessi Selig and more.

BWW TV Exclusive: THE BAND'S VISIT Pays a Visit to Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: THE BAND'S VISIT Pays a Visit to Broadway Sessions!
February 5, 2018

Few new musicals have been quite so critically well received as The Band's Visit. It was with the same enthusiasm and love that we recently welcomed the cast of The Band's Visit to Broadway Sessions. Enjoy these intimate performances from Sharone Sayegh, Madison Micucci, Pomme Koch, Kristen SIeh, Ahmad Maksoud, Jonathan Raviv, Rachel Prather, Kirsten SIeh and more. Also enjoy performances by our "Rising Stars" Kyle Branzel and Melanie Sierra.

BWW TV Exclusive: A Very, Merry, All-Star Christmas at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: A Very, Merry, All-Star Christmas at Broadway Sessions!
December 25, 2017

HAPPY HOLIDAYS from all of us at Broadway Sessions! We recently celebrated the season with our annual All Star Holiday Show. Broadway Sessions guests returned to share their favorite holiday tunes. Enjoy these highlights from The Book of Mormon's Bud Weber, Kinky Boots' Delaney Westfall, Hamilton's Erin Clemons, Spongebob's Jai'len Josey, Aladdin's Juwan Crawley and Deonte L. Warren, Bandstand's Mary Callanan, Wicked's Emma Hunton, Hairspray's Michelle Dowdy and Sessions team members Michael Kirk Lane and Joseph Barry Strickland and our amazingly talented Rising Star Jordan Grizzard. And of course our signature 12 Days of Christmas, albeit a particularly dirty rendition this year. We wish the very best of the holidays and a very happy New Year!

BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Kids Step Up to the Mic at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Kids Step Up to the Mic at Broadway Sessions!
December 18, 2017

Hi friends! This week we find ourselves smack dab in the middle of the holiday season. A time for giving, caring and gathering with family and friends. And there's nothing quite as magical as the wonder and awe of kids during this festive time. We recent;y gathered some insanely talented Broadway youngsters to belt it out for us at Sessions. We wrangled up Matilda's Talia Ryder, South Pacific vet Lala as well as 3 talented gents who currently star in the great big show at the great big hall over on 6th avenue- Robert Montano, Hunter Kovacs and Will Ehren. Ok ok, we also let some fabulous adults take the mic including Side Show's Josh Walker, Anthony Fett, Colleen Harris, Kate Corsaro and more open mic dazzlers. Enjoy highlights here!

BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Dreams Big at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Dreams Big at Broadway Sessions!
December 12, 2017

A dream is a wish your heart makes. I dreamed a dream in time gone by. To dream the impossible dream . well anyway, you get it. Broadway loves to dream. And nobody facilitates those dreams quite like the Broadway Dreams Foundation. We welcomed the Broadway Dreams Foundation to Sessions recently to celebrate on the week of their annual NYC showcase. Join us were BDF faculty members Quentin Earl Darrington, Christopher Hanke, MiMi Scardulla, Todd Buonopane, Noah Ricketts, Galen Williams and more. Beyond that, we were thrilled to welcome international BDF students from Russia, Brazil and Sweden who brought the house all the way down. Showtunes in foreign languages! Enjoy these highlights from a perfectly dreamy night!

BWW TV Exclusive: Future Stars Step Up to the Open Mic at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: Future Stars Step Up to the Open Mic at Broadway Sessions!
December 4, 2017

It's always special night when we open the microphone up to the multitude of amazing voices out there. Many of which you may not of heard of yet. Operative word here is YET! Check out some highlights from our recent monthly All Open Mic party. You may wanna write down some if these names you'll be hearing from them again. And let's be honest, who doesn't love saying, 'I saw them back when!'

BWW TV Exclusive: ANASTASIA Cast Takes a Journey to Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: ANASTASIA Cast Takes a Journey to Broadway Sessions!
November 28, 2017

Home. Love. Family. These words resonant loudly as we all awaken from our Thanksgiving food comas. Home, love, family also ANASTASIA!

BWW TV Exclusive: WISCO QUEENS Takes Over at Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: WISCO QUEENS Takes Over at Broadway Sessions!
November 20, 2017

Recently Broadway Sessions welcomed the cast of the hilarious new musical web series WISCO QUEENS. Our audience enjoyed sneak peeks of the series on the big screen as well as performances from the talented cast. Enjoy performances by Drew Seeley, Jenna Leigh Green, Katie Goffman, Rose Pedone, Tim Ewing, De'lon Grant and more. We also enjoyed a very special performances by Blake McIvor and up and comer Jessica Lieberman. Enjoy highlights here!



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