Vanguard Theater Company
Saturday, February 22 at Ripley Grier Studios in NY- 520 8th Ave, NY STUDIO 10A
Sunday, February 23 in Monclair Cooperative School - 65 Chestnut Street in the Annex around the corner on Forrest Street.
BROADWAY BUDDY is Vanguard’s premiere program for young adults, ages 12-24, with serious ambition to perform on the Broadway stage. Students (mentees) are paired individually with a Broadway Artist who mentors them about the business, performance and all aspects of being a Broadway performer. The pairs of mentees and mentors will perform together in a cabaret style concert at the 450 seat Sharp Theater at Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway, New York, NY 10025. Only 30 mentees are selected for this program.
If accepted, tuition is $425 + a $25 registration fee. Past mentees continue to have relationships long after the cabaret performance!
Important Broadway Buddy information and dates:
Pairings announced on or about March 2, 2020
Mandatory orientation meeting March 8, 2019 at 10AM
Self-scheduled meetings and rehearsals March - May
The program culminates with a cabaret at Symphony Space, Sharp Theater, 2537 Broadway, New York, NY 10025 on Monday, June 1, 2020. Participants must be available all day for tech rehearsal. We are available to help with absence letters, etc.
Registration fee $25; Tuition $425
SUMMERSTOCK SLEEPAWAY is a 16 day immersion and intense Summerstock sleepaway experience for the serious musical theater performer. Summerstock is held at Camp Vacamas in West Milford, NJ. The production staff for all shows is comprised of theater professionals. The dates for camp are August 1-16. We are auditioning for 3 shows, rights permitting:
"Bare," "Godspell," and "Once On This Island"
Registration fee: $25, Tuition $1950. Includes room and board in air conditioned cabins, costume fees, and workshops in stagecraft, Shakespeare, dance, puppetry and more with theater professionals.
Please prepare 32 bars of a verse and chorus of a Broadway song that best shows off your singing ability. You must have sheet music with accompaniment in the key that you will be performing. An accompanist will be provided. Headshot and resume is suggested but not required.
Auditions will be:
Saturday, February 22 at Ripley Grier Studios in NY
Sunday, February 23 at the Montclair Cooperative School, Montclair NJ
Sign up for one audition slot even if you are auditioning for both programs. Please indicate in the comment section what you will be auditioning for.
Payment plans and financial assistance (application required), are available for both programs.
If you have any questions or conflicts with the audition times, please contact Terri at [email protected]
|| Terri Gorgone