[From left to right: (standing) Emily Blake Anderson, Becca Doyle, Ryan Murray, Zoey Rutherford. Frank Ventura, Nick Cianfrogna, Kristen Gehling, Nicole Martone, Sean Zia, Britain Gebhardt, Michon Peacock, Jeanette Minson, James Yates, (kneeling) Aimee Francis, Cristine Dhimos]
[Left to right: (back row) Ethan Angelica (CAP21 Alum), Noah DeBiase (CAP21 Alum), Jenn Colella, Matty Stuart (CAP21 Alum), Thomas Cannizzaro, Danny Larsen, Michelle Elliott, Eliza Ventura, James Yates; (front row) Becca Doyle, Tim McGeever, Frank Ventura, Collin Leydon, Molly Hager.]
CAP21 kicked off its 2012-2013 Writers Residency for composer/lyricist Danny Larsen and Lyricist/Bookwriter Michelle Elliott this March by holding the first Roundtable Reading of their new musical, Maiden Voyage. Maiden Voyage, based on the lives of female pirates Mary Read and Anne Bonney, will be participating in CAP21 New Works Development Program through spring 2013.
CAP21 is hosting the 2nd Annual Gershwin Awards to celebrate outstanding achievement in musical theatre performance!
The Gershwin Awards is the New York City Chapter of the National High School Musical Theater Awards, an annual national celebration of outstanding achievement in musical theatre performance by high school students.
On May 19th high school students from all over the New York City Metropolitan Area will gather at CAP21 to participate in a series of group workshops, an interview, and a performance audition. Artistic Director Eliza Ventura will be a judge for the competition.
Winners will receive a scholarship to CAP21's Pre-College Musical Theatre Training Program and Musical Theatre College Audition Prep Program.
The Gershwin Awards is presented by the Broadway Education Alliance in partnership with Camp Broadway LLC and CAP21: America's Musical Theatre Conservatory and Theatre Company.
For more information about The Gershwin Awards and how to nominate a student click here.
And we now have 9 additional, state of the art studio spaces available for rent, with special rates for alumni, AEA, SAG, & AFTRA Members.
For more information contact, Matt Groff at 212.807-0202 ext. 11 or email email@example.com.
Congratulations to the writing team of CAP21's smash-hit production of Southern Comfort, for winning the prestigious Jonathan Larson Grant! Composer Julianne Wick Davis and Lyricist/Bookwriter Dan Collins (pictured above) are the first sole recipients of the grant in its history.
This is the third consecutive year three new musicals have been developed and produced in New York by CAP21 where the writers won the Jonathan Larson Grant.
Join us on April 15th, 7pm at the CAP21 Theatre for Faculty Follies!
The evening will feature performances by CAP21 faculty members.
Tickets are only $10 at the door and all proceeds go to the CAP21 Scholarship Fund.
CAP21 has a new Youth Program starting this August for children ages 7-13!
Monday, August 13th to
Friday, August 17th: 12:30pm-4:30pm
For more information click here.
The Lincoln Center Theater is holding Equity Principal Auditions for its upcoming production of Golden Boy. For more information click here.
Palm Beach Dramaworks is holding Equity Principal Auditions for its upcoming production of The Fantastics.
The Arveda Center for the Arts and Humanities is holding an Equity Chorus Call for its production of Legally Blond.
Walnut Street Theatre & Wilma Theater is holding Equity Principal Auditions for their upcoming 2012-2013 season.
For additional upcoming listings click here.
Crystal Boyd just spent two months volunteering in India with Shanti Bhavan, a school and home for disadvantaged children. Check out her testimonial.
Kelly Felthous will be appearing as Elle Woods in the musical Legally Blonde.
Adam Gwon's new musical new musical Cloudlands will premiere at South Coast Repertory Theatre.
James LaRosa will star as filmmaker Mark Cohen in Bristol Riverside Theatre's production of Rent, under the direction of Jose Zayas
Christina Matteucci was recently featured today on one of America's most popular wedding blogs: Merci New York.
Alli Mauzey is appearing as Glinda in the National Tour of Wicked.
Jonathan McCrory is directing ENTER YOUR SLEEP which will be presented at Columbia University.
Adam Mosebach will be appearing in 42nd Street at the John W. Engeman Theater in Northport.
Ryann Redmond has been nominated for an LA Critic Award for her performance in Bring It On - The Musical.
Michele Riganese will be appearing in LA at Room 5 Lounge and Viper Room. To hear and purchase her latest EP click here.
Stephanie Rothenberg is taking over the role of Rosemary in the Broadway production of How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying starring Nick Jonas.
Ali Stroker will be seen on The Glee Project this Summer.
To send us an update click here.
Todd Alsup recently gave a concert featuring his own music at Rockwood Music Hall - named by NY Magazine as the top live music venue in NYC.
Ongoing Advanced Scene Study/Audition Prep Class with Sean Dougherty
Keep your acting skills honed and ready for the next audition. Sean Dougherty's ongoing scene study class can help apply the skills you learned in school, flex your muscles and keep your work audition-ready.
Work on material of any type that interests and challenges you and/or bring in material for upcoming auditions. CAP21graduates will receive priority placement, but the class is open to any working actors with prior training/work experience.
Monday nights at CAP 7-9pm
$40 per class – or buy a 10-pack for $300
Start date has been delayed until the birth of Sean's daughter, for more information contact:
Join Ryan Murray on Wednesday evenings for, "Total Body Workout Class". Classes will be offered at CAP21 from 6:30-8:00pm. Cost is just $10.00. ALL fitness levels welcome. Bring your mat and a bottle of water, and get ready to sweat!
To send an update click here.