Savor the spotlight and learn the fundamentals of cabaret, including choosing the right material, song interpretation, microphone technique and stage presence.
The workshop culminates with a performance at a NYC cabaret. Thirteen sessions include a technical rehearsal and performance.
Class size is limited. Call 212.415.5580 to schedule a required audition on Mon, Jan 27.
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Exploring Cabaret: Advanced
First Session: Tue, Feb 4, 2014, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Norma Jeanne Curley graduated from The University of Tulsa with a Bachelor of Science degree in Speech and Theatre. She was happily a part of two Obie Award-winning shows, understudying roles in The Club, directed by Tommy Tune, and musical directing the final two year run of Nunsense.
For the last ten summers, she has been performing at the historic Depot Theatre in Westport, NY. Besides her classes at 92nd Street Y, Norma Jeanne enjoys accompanying professional musical theatre auditions for regional theatres and playing for classes at The American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA).
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Collette Black, class instructor for Exploring Cabaret, has received awards and citations for excellence in various fields of cabaret including The Manhattan Association of Cabaret's Mac Award, The Nightlife Award and Backstage Bistro Award. Her Off-Broadway directing credits include Take It Easy at The Judith Anderson Theatre, What in the World? The Newsical Revue at The John Houseman Theatre and Our Life & Times at Caroline's on Broadway. Her work has been featured on Entertainment Tonight and Fox TV News. Collette serves as artistic director for Upstairs at Rose's Turn in Greenwich Village.
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Room: S297, 2nd Fl, S Bldg
Price: from $525.00
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