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In both our musical and contemporary theater programs, our focus is on preparation, collaboration, and exploration. By combining dynamic acting, voice, and movement training with an array of performance opportunities, students are empowered to grow and advance their art. Your talent will also be honed and your perspective broadened by experimenting with emerging technologies and mixed media art. Along the way, you’ll be supported by an energized community of exceptional educators, a diverse network of students, and distinguished alumni who are transforming the field.
Notable Alumni Include: Eddie Korbich, Bud Weber, Jack Noseworthy, Kurt Douglas, Adrianna Dougherty, Michelle Chasse, John Cardoza, Tim Bennett, Mike Mosallam, Josh Grisetti, MiMi Scardulla, Arnie Rodriguez, Zachary Jones, Marissa Rae Roberts, Danny Hutchins, Sara Gallo, Marchánt Davis
Faculty Info: Kate Amory, Joy Lamberton Arcolano, Marianna Bassham, Olivier Besson, Charles Vincent Burwell, J. Julian Christopher, Patsy Collins Bandes, Pascale Florestal, Igor Golyak, Jennie Israel, Angie Jepson, Theresa Lang, Valerie Madden, C. Robin Marcotte, Paul Masters, C. Neil Parsons, Ashleigh Reade, Alli Ross, Alyssa Schmidt, Cassie M. Seinuk, David Valdes, Christopher James Webb, Summer Williams, Elizabeth Wong
Thang Dao Dance Company Appear in Residence at Bridge Street Theatre, February 28 – March 13
February 26, 2021
Developmental work on an all-new piece for four dancers from choreographer Thang Dao will take place February 28 through March 13 as part of the 2021 Winter Dance Residency Initiative at Hudson Valley's Bridge Street Theatre.
String Noise to Release New Albums For 10th Anniversary on March 26
February 23, 2021
String Noise, the intrepid violin duo of Conrad Harris and Pauline Kim Harris, celebrates its tenth anniversary in grand style with the simultaneous release of three new recordings on Friday, March 26.
Broadway's Bradley Gibson and Adam Hyndman Get Married in Las Vegas!
February 17, 2021
Congratulations are in order! Broadway pair Bradley Gibson and Adam Hyndman have revealed that they have gotten married! The two took to Instagram to share that they got married at the Little White Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas on February 1.
Thomas Cabaniss's 'Tiny Bits Of Outrageous Love' Released
February 14, 2021
In celebration of Valentine's Day, composer Thomas Cabaniss and pianists Michael Shinn and Jessica Chow Shinn announce the release of their debut collaborative album, Tiny Bits of Outrageous Love.
Composer Sid Richardson Releases BORNE BY A WIND
February 12, 2021
In this debut portrait album, Richardson explores the convergence of music and literature in gritty and original ways, opening with Red Wind (2017), a collaboration with African-American experimentalist poet and National Book Award-winner Nathaniel Mackey that features Mackey as narrator.
White Snake Projects Announces New Virtual Opera DEATH BY LIFE, Exploring Systemic Racism and Long-Term Incarceration
February 09, 2021
Galvanized by the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis last May, Cerise Jacobs and her activist opera company, White Snake Projects, began a process of development for a new production that would stand as a monument of support for the Black Lives Matter movement. The result is the virtual opera Death by Life.
IT'S VALENTINE'S: LET'S MAKE SOME CONNECTIONS at Online
February 09, 2021
Learn how improv skills can help you make connections with Bridget Brown of the CT Chapter of LPTW
National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents An International Purim Celebration
February 09, 2021
Artists and performers from around the world join National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) to celebrate Purim virtually from February 22-25, 2021. The Purim Celebration features a stellar, star-studded line-up of Yiddish music, Cabaret, and a special reading of the Megiles Ester (The Book of Ester) in Yiddish.
The Shubert Theatre Announces Talent For NEXT STOP: NEW HAVEN
February 08, 2021
The Shubert Theatre in New Haven, CT is today announcing four special guests who will be a part of Thursday evening's Next Stop: New Haven: at home Late Nite edition.
PIANO BAR LIVE! Celebrates The Boston Cabaret Scene
January 29, 2021
Featuring new performers with every show, the weekly, award-winning Piano Bar Live! (PBL!) streams this Tuesday, February 2 at 7:15 pm ET, with host Scott Barbarino as he celebrates Boston's cabaret scene. Co-hosting are Carol O'Shaughnessy and Niki Luparelli, with guests Tom LaMark, Poise'N Envy, Cara Brindisi, Diane Ellis, Leslie Anderson, Jim Rice, and David Whitman & Gordon Michaels with Michael Larson, plus Mystery Guests and MORE!
Peterborough Players' Playgroup Returns With Musical Theatre Workshop
January 29, 2021
If you've yet to experience Playgroup, now is your chance! Peterborough Players is bringing back the popular online workshop series this February, March, and April. The new series, which begins with popular company member Bridget Beirne presenting on Musical Theatre on February 12th and 19th at 7:30pm, gives patrons and artists alike the opportunity to learn and discuss the elements that comprise the theatre they love.
Violinist Yevgeny Kutik Announces FINDING HOME: MUSIC FROM THE SUITCASE in Concert
January 28, 2021
On Thursday, February 11, 2021 at 7pm ET, Russian-American violinist Yevgeny Kutik, will launch Finding Home: Music from the Suitcase in Concert, a five-episode docu-recital series filmed at the Shalin Liu Performance Center in Rockport, MA, based on Kutik’s 2014 album Music from the Suitcase (Marquis Classics).
ArtsBridge Announces Virtual SpringTerm and Summer Programs
January 21, 2021
ArtsBridge—a consulting firm that works with high school students who aspire to study the arts—is doing their part to keep the aspirations of young performing artists alive during the pandemic, no matter where they live, by offering virtual training programs that prepare them for remote college auditions in the era of COVID-19.
Red Bull Theater Presents a REMARKABLE PODVERSATION With André De Shields
January 21, 2021
RED BULL THEATER today announced that its offerings will continue on Monday, February 1st at 7:30 PM with a RemarkaBULL Podversation: Tony Award-winning Actor ANDRÉ DE SHIELDS will join host NATHAN WINKELSTEIN, Red Bull’s Associate Artistic Director, for a conversation focused on the ‘man more sinned against than sinning,’ Shakespeare’s King Lear.
Marblehead School Of Ballet Opens 2021 With New Workshops
January 15, 2021
The Marblehead School of Ballet starts the New Year with three new workshop series to beat the winter blues, try new skills, and keep dancing and moving.