Broadway Edges founder, Jill Jaysen, (Award-Winning Director, Acting Coach, Founder of Center Stage Theatre Company) and Michael Schloegl, (Choreographer, Movement Coach, Founding Member of Vital Theatre Company), will team-up with Broadway professionals to help children master the art of auditioning in a Master Class Workshop, on Saturday, March 2nd through Sunday, March
3 rd from 11:00am-5:00pm.
Utilizing the B.E.S.T Approach, (Belief, Energy, Strategy and Talent), Broadway Edge combines the Big Broadway Experience with one-on-one coaching, specified to each childs needs. The result: Achieving a personal B.E.S.T. for an audition and for life. Jaysen says, Many NYC master classes will solely focus on the big Broadway experience. At Broadway Edge, we want a child to experience the joy and exhilaration of working with talented Broadway actors. We then believe in further strengthening their skills utilizing our B.E.S.T. Approach, so they can access their authenticity while embracing their unique set of strengths, allowing children to create a unique, authentic and memorable audition, one that will set them apart from the rest.
This successful formula was first developed at Center Stage Theatre Company and has led to students performing on Broadway, Off-Broadway, on film and television. Past Broadway guest artists and award-winning industry professionals include: Ryan Duncan (SHREK), Terry Eldh (Phantom Of The Opera), Tibor Feldman (Film and TV), Lisa Fishcoff (Liz Lewis Casting), Joanna Glushak (Hairspray), Heather DeLude (Second City Conservatory), Holly Buczek (HDB Casting), Hunt Block (Film and TV), Justin Huff (Telsey + Company), Jill Jaysen (Award-Winning Director, Audition Coach), Chad Kimball (Memphis), Matt Loehr (Mary Poppins), Penny Ayn Maas (Cabaret), Cady McClain (Film and TV), Mike McGowan (Priscilla), Greg Mills (Phantom Of The Opera), Michelle Mallardi (Beauty And The Beast), Walter ONeil (Wicked), Tony Pichette (Kipperman Casting NYC), Anthony Rapp (Rent), Ivan Rutherford (Les Misérables), Michael Schloegl (Director, Choreographer, Movement Coach) and Bill Youmans (Wicked).