Photo Flash: Inside the Freddie G Teacher ExperiencePhoto Flash: Inside the Freddie G Teacher Experience
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2011

The Freddie G. Teacher Experience (named for Music Theatre International's CEO and Chairman Freddie Gershon who, with his wife Myrna, underwrote the awards and weekend) was a weekend devoted exclusively to professional development for theatrical educators held on July 15th- 17th 2011 in New York City. (more...)

Broadway Welcome's Teachers at THE FREDDIE G THEATRE EXPERIENCE, 7/15-17Broadway Welcome's Teachers at THE FREDDIE G THEATRE EXPERIENCE, 7/15-17
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2011

Eight exceptional educators from schools and performing arts centers around the country will work one-on-one with Broadway greats including Kimberly Grigsby, Warren Carlyle, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul at the 2nd Annual BROADWAY WELCOMES AMERICA'S TEACHERS AT THE FREDDIE G THEATRE EXPERIENCE July 15th-17th in New York. Again this year's event has been underwritten by Freddie ('G') Gershon, Chairman and CEO of leading theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) and his wife Myrna Gershon. The weekend honors instructors and teachers who are working to make a difference for their students and communities through the process of staging musical theatre productions in their schools and educational theatre groups. (more...)