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Student Blog: I saw Urinetown The Musical for the first time Photo Student Blog: I saw Urinetown The Musical for the first time
by Student Blogger: Silvana Flores - June 21, 2022

'I really saw myself in Bobby, because he’s a dreamer, but also is scared to take that step, and for me it’s theater, cinema and every story I read, see or every experience that I have in my life that inspires me to take action and makes me keep going.' ...

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Something Rotten! Minot State University6/17-6/24
Young Artist Institute Solo Showcase University of Portland6/24-6/24
Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical Fairmont State University6/17-6/25
Disney's Winnie The Pooh Kids Palm Beach Atlantic University6/24-6/25
Disney's Moana Jr. Pratt Community College6/24-6/25
Mamma Mia! East Carolina University6/22-6/26
Opening Night Celebration Reed College6/27-6/27
The Addams Family Oklahoma City University7/1-7/1
Young Artist Institute Showcase Portland State University7/1-7/1
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Education Through Music 30th Anniversary Gala Raises $1 Million To Keep Music Alive I Photo Education Through Music 30th Anniversary Gala Raises $1 Million To Keep Music Alive In Public Schools
by Carian Lynée Parker - June 16, 2022

Founded in 1991, Education Through Music (ETM) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that promotes the use of music in under-resourced schools and schools in disadvantaged areas, as a means of enhancing students' academic performance and general development. ETM celebrated its 30th Annual Benefit Gala on Monday, June 13, 2022 at Cipriani 42nd Street. The gala included over 400 people and raised over $1M. ...
5 Skills That Students Gain Through Arts Education Photo 5 Skills That Students Gain Through Arts Education
by Carian Lynée Parker - June 06, 2022

Engaging in art is essential to students and humans alike. As soon as children develop motor skills, they communicate through artistic expression. Today, most schools put the majority of their focus on standardized testing and some negate the arts altogether. Giving students the materials for artistic expression can lower stress, improve their memory, and make students feel more socially connected. ...
School Spotlight: School of Theatre at Florida State University Photo School Spotlight: School of Theatre at Florida State University
by Carian Lynée Parker - June 05, 2022

The School of Theatre at Florida State University is regularly recognized as one of the finest theatre programs in the nation. The School of Theatre at Florida State University's mission is to use the evolving, live, collaborative art of theatre to develop artists and scholars who have a lifelong passion for the arts. ...
School Spotlight: Oklahoma City University School of Theatre Photo School Spotlight: Oklahoma City University School of Theatre
by Carian Lynée Parker - May 28, 2022

The School of Theatre prepares young theatre artists for a sustainable, professional life. The program is grounded in the philosophy of putting theory into practice from the classroom to the stage to produce creative, culturally aware, and highly effective theatrical artists....
BWW Interview: American Theatre Wing Shares Details on Free Summer Theatre Program Photo BWW Interview: American Theatre Wing Shares Details on Free Summer Theatre Program
by Carian Lynée Parker - May 27, 2022

The American Theatre Wing is a nonprofit organization, founded on the eve of America's entry into WWI by seven suffragists and theater-makers who came together to support the nation by harnessing the power of theater. Through a powerful suite of programs that address all aspects of the national theater ecology, ATW encourages the discovery of theater by people of all ages, nurtures talent on stage and off, creates pathways for success for students and young professionals, and encourages the deve...
BWW Interview: Artistic Producer Peter Avery and Mateo Lizcano Talk The Shubert Found Photo BWW Interview: Artistic Producer Peter Avery and Mateo Lizcano Talk The Shubert Foundation's 2022 High School Theatre Festival
by Carian Lynée Parker - May 21, 2022

More than 100 talented young NYC public school theatre artists will make their Broadway debuts in The Shubert Foundation's 2022 High School Theatre Festival for NYC Public Schools on Monday, May 23 at 7:30pm at the Winter Garden Theatre (1634 Broadway) on Broadway. This annual high profile and high energy theatre education experience for NYC students is presented by The Shubert Foundation and the NYC Department of Education Arts Office....
School Spotlight: University of North Carolina School of the Arts Photo School Spotlight: University of North Carolina School of the Arts
by Carian Lynée Parker - May 19, 2022

The undergraduate program at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts allows students to pursue an art form while preparing realistically for a professional career. Students in the Design and Production, Dance, Film, and Drama school complete Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees, while musicians earn a Bachelor of Music degree....
School Spotlight: Emerson College- Department of Performing Arts Photo School Spotlight: Emerson College- Department of Performing Arts
by Carian Lynée Parker - May 22, 2022

Located in Boston's theatre district, Emerson's Department of Performing Arts helps artists develop the tools needed to become a master of their craft. Education at Emerson includes rigorous studio work, scholastic engagement, hands-on experiences, and real-world opportunities in the Boston theatre scene....
Atlantic Acting School Is Creating an Easier Path for Future Working Actors Photo Atlantic Acting School Is Creating an Easier Path for Future Working Actors
by Carian Lynée Parker - May 17, 2022

Atlantic Acting School offers impeccable professional training and access to an amazing creative network. Atlantic is where professional habits are developed and where artistic relationships are born. The school motto is 'Atlantic Actors Work.' Every graduate leaves with an understanding of the business and a set of tools to successfully audition and network....
School Spotlight: American University (Department of Performing Arts) Photo School Spotlight: American University (Department of Performing Arts)
by Carian Lynée Parker - May 07, 2022

The American University Theatre and Musical Theatre Program is led by working theatre professionals and educators who actively strive to be a supportive, vibrant, and work in a rigorous learning community of artist-scholar-citizens within a diverse world-class liberal arts environment...
School Spotlight: The Old Globe and University of San Diego Shiley Graduate Acting Pr Photo School Spotlight: The Old Globe and University of San Diego Shiley Graduate Acting Program
by Carian Lynée Parker - May 10, 2022

The Old Globe and University of San Diego Shiley Graduate acting program was created as a result of very few actors being trained in classical theatre. The program nationally recruits seven students each year to participate in an intensive two-year, year-round course of graduate study in classical theatre. It is one of the most competitive programs in the country, with only a 2% acceptance rate....
School Spotlight: Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts (Kinder HSPVA Photo School Spotlight: Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts (Kinder HSPVA)
by Carian Lynée Parker - April 26, 2022

Established in 1971, Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts is a fully accredited high school that specializes in rigorous training in the arts. Kinder HSPVA prepares young artists for college, conservatories, and the professional arts world. While having the same academic curriculum and graduation requirements as other HISD high schools, students also spend three hours every day in one art discipline. All students must audition for Kinder HSPVA....
BWW Interview: The College Audition Is Providing Young Artists with an Easier Path to Photo BWW Interview: The College Audition Is Providing Young Artists with an Easier Path to College
by Carian Lynée Parker - April 26, 2022

The College Audition provides coaching services and training for future college auditions. Through classes, workshops, and coaching both online and in-person; The College Audition continues to strive to make the college audition process seamless for both students and parents....
What is Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) and How Does It Connect to the Arts? Photo What is Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) and How Does It Connect to the Arts?
by Carian Lynée Parker - April 23, 2022

Social and emotional learning (SEL) is an integral part of education and human development. After entering the second year of the COVID-19 pandemic, many are seeing the importance of Social Emotional Learning (SEL) in classrooms....
10 Things Every Actor Needs In Their Audition Backpack Photo 10 Things Every Actor Needs In Their Audition Backpack
by Carian Lynée Parker - April 05, 2022

An audition backpack is a must when navigating through the madness of auditioning. Whether you are a veteran actor or going to your first audition, these are the ten items you should have in your audition bag....
American Theatre Wing Accepting Applications for Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative Schol Photo American Theatre Wing Accepting Applications for Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative Scholarships
by Nicole Rosky - March 11, 2022

The American Theatre Wing is now accepting applications for The Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative, which provides students at all levels with enhanced theatre education to initiate meaningful relationships with theatre in childhood and open doors for pursuing theatre as children become young adults....
A Study on the New Victory SPARK Program Shows the Benefits of Investing in Arts Educ Photo A Study on the New Victory SPARK Program Shows the Benefits of Investing in Arts Education For All Schools
by Carian Lynée Parker - March 04, 2022

The Impact Research on the SPARK program was created by New Victory Theater and WolfBrown highlighting the impact performing arts education has in arts-deprived school communities. WolfBrown developed a research protocol that measured the impacts of the arts on young people....
Epic Theatre Ensemble: Empowering Young People to Use Their Voice Through Performance Photo Epic Theatre Ensemble: Empowering Young People to Use Their Voice Through Performance For Social Change
by Carian Lynée Parker - March 03, 2022

Since its founding on September 11, 2001; Epic Theatre Ensemble continues to inspire young people to utilize their voice through performance to create social change and motivate civic dialogue....
Teacher Standing Ovation: Spotlight on Amanda Faria Photo Teacher Standing Ovation: Spotlight on Amanda Faria
by Carian Lynée Parker - February 18, 2022

BroadwayWorld is excited to shine a spotlight on Amanda Faria in our Teacher Standing Ovation Series for her dedication to arts education! She was nominated by her students Ava Giglia and Jessica Ardolina....
Deadline to Register For Centenary Stage Company's Spring 2022 Session of Young Perfo Photo Deadline to Register For Centenary Stage Company's Spring 2022 Session of Young Performers Workshop Fast Approaching
by Carian Lynée Parker - February 10, 2022

Centenary Stage Company's Young Performers Workshop returns this spring from February 12 through June 5, and the deadline to apply is February 11. This is a 15-week theatre training program that will conclude with a weekend of shows performed by the students. The price for the first student is $425.00, a second student is $395.00, and a third student is $300.00. For more information or to schedule your interview call the Centenary Stage Company box office at (908) 979 - 0900 or visit Centenary S...
UCLA Department of Theater Summer Institutes- 8 Programs, Endless Possibilities Photo UCLA Department of Theater Summer Institutes- 8 Programs, Endless Possibilities
by Team BWW - February 10, 2022

We are back in person! Join the UCLA Department of Theater Summer Institutes for a transformative experience that will allow students to expand their creative horizons in every way. Artists will train with world-renowned faculty and build a foundation in their chosen area of study while learning the art of networking. For more information, visit our website, where you'll find registration, program schedules and more....
Brush Up on Your Theatre Terminology with BroadwayWorld's Broadway Glossary Photo Brush Up on Your Theatre Terminology with BroadwayWorld's Broadway Glossary
by Team BWW - February 06, 2022

Are you a theatre student writing a term paper? A newbie looking to build up your theatrical knowledge? An old pro seeking to expand your vocabulary? Whether you're just beginning or supplementing your studies, sometimes we all need to brush up on our skills. Enter: BroadwayWorld's Broadway Glossary....
BWW Interview: Teaching Artists Guild Brings Forth A New Voice For Teaching Artists Photo BWW Interview: Teaching Artists Guild Brings Forth A New Voice For Teaching Artists
by Carian Lynée Parker - January 27, 2022

Teaching artistry is practiced all over the world, yet many people are unfamiliar with the details of the job itself. Teaching Artists Guild (TAG) is an advocacy organization by teaching artists and for teaching artists. Their primary mission is to raise the visibility of teaching artists or artists who teach....
BroadwayWorld Announces New TEACHER STANDING OVATION Series Photo BroadwayWorld Announces New TEACHER STANDING OVATION Series
by Carian Lynée Parker - January 24, 2022

BroadwayWorld is asking readers to submit a teacher in the arts that has shaped their life in an unforgettable way. A teacher that deserves their very own standing ovation for the new series Teacher Standing Ovation. #teacherstandingovation...
BroadwayWorld Announces Education Expansion Including Scholarship Database and New Di Photo BroadwayWorld Announces Education Expansion Including Scholarship Database and New Director of Education Outreach
by Team BWW - January 24, 2022

BroadwayWorld is excited to announce the expansion of our Education section with the launch of our new Scholarship Database- a comprehensive guide of collegiate-level performing arts scholarships across the country. In conjunction with this development, BroadwayWorld has brought on Carian Lynée Parker as our new Director of Education Outreach....
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