…(a Fair Lawn, New Jersey native) began her journey to Broadway at age 9 in the original cast of "Les Miserables" as Young Cosette. Since then she has appeared on film and tv (The Sopranos, Submissions Only) and several Broadway shows including most recently "Wicked" where she played Elphaba, the Wicked Witch of the West (pictured left).
For one week only, Donna will be bringing her talent, experience and knowledge to young performers ages 8-18.
Students will have the opportunity to train with working Broadway professionals and specialized faculty in the performing arts. During JTB students will have daily training, see a Broadway show, perform in a showcase for industry professionals and so much more!
Come join our resident Broadway teaching artist, Donna Vivino (Wicked, Les Miserables, Hairspray, Fame Becomes Me, Saturday Night Fever, Submissions Only), on your journey to Broadway.
Your Journey to Broadway includes:
Daily intensives and rehearsals from 9am - 5pm in acting, singing and dance in a rehearsal studio in Waldwick, NJ with our performing arts team
Daily musical theatre workshops with resident “Journey to Broadway” teaching artist and professional Broadway performer Donna Vivino
Daily Special Master classes with Broadway Guest artists and industry professionals (including but not limited to song interpretation/finding your voice, on camera, comedy improv, cold readings/mock audition)
Daily catered lunches, snacks and water
Tickets to a Broadway matinee
Workshops in a NYC rehearsal studio with Broadway performers and industry professionals on Wednesday morning
Mock audition session with NYC casting director and/or agent for young performers
Pizza party Q&A lunch with a Broadway star in New York City
Guest Panel and information session for parents with industry professionals.
Orientation night and meet & greet Sunday evening
Showcase performance for family, friends and invited NYC industry guests (Location TBD)
Bus transportation round trip to NYC on Wednesday
Certificate ceremony for “Journey to Broadway” program
Two “Journey to Broadway” t-shirts