Broadway Theatre Project’s (BTP), visiting faculty will include international notable artists from all areas of musical theatre and dance. This summer apprentices will have the opportunity to work with Emmy-award winning dance virtuoso Jason Samuels Smith who will also be performing at this year’s SummerStage Charlie Parker Jazz Festival in New York City.
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With over three decades of professional experience, Peisha McPhee is one of the most sought-after vocal instructors in the world. With students numbering in the thousands, Peisha helped launch the careers of some of the most famous singers in modern music, including her daughter, Katharine McPhee, the star of NBC’s hit show SCORPION.
Peisha was the premiere AMERICAN IDOL vocal coach, training the show’s contestants and eventual winners of four seasons. Most recently, Peisha was vocal coach for Auli’i Cravalho who plays the title character in Walt Disney’s newest animated, musical adventure MOANA, released in November 2016.
Broadway Theatre Project is thrilled to announce that Pat Birch will be joining us for this year’s Summer Institute as a Visiting Artist.
In a career crossing all media, Director/Choreographer Patricia Birch has earned two Emmy Awards and five Tony nominations. Other honors include Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, Fred Astaire Award, and Theater Hall of Fame for her choreography and direction of music-driven projects ranging from Sondheim to the Rolling Stones.
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BTP is excited to announce that Robert Dean Hertenstein, one of our resident artists and Senior Director of Entertainment Production for Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings will be conducting mock auditions at BTP this summer illustrating Norwegian’s actual audition process! So if you plan on auditioning for a job for Norwegian in the near future, be prepared to learn valuable audition hints!
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Broadway Theatre Project is thrilled to announce that the multi-talented Todrick Hall will be joining us as a Visiting Artist for this year’s Summer Institute.
A native of Texas, Todrick is a singer, songwriter, dancer, actor, choreographer, playwright, costume designer, Broadway performer, American Idol finalist, star of his own self-titled MTV Show and viral YouTube sensation with over 2 million subscribers and 400 million views.