Broadway Goals (Annette Tanner, Founder & President) will current its annual NYC Showcase on Monday, November 20, 2023 at 7 PM at The Gatsby Mansion (870 seventh Avenue, NYC). A cornerstone occasion of the non-profit group, the night is an annual end result of the Broadway Goals mission to construct a bridge between the Broadway group and the celebs of tomorrow. The showcase represents the highest 5% of the group’s college students and affords them the distinctive alternative to carry out for each main Broadway casting company and different prime leisure business resolution makers.
Directed by two-time Emmy Award nominee, Spencer Liff (“So You Suppose You Can Dance,” Head Over Heels) and acclaimed director / choreographer Otis Sallid (The Piano Lesson, Spike Lee’s Faculty Daze), the scholars will carry out works created by Broadway professionals, together with Broadway Goals Creative Director Nicholas Rodriguez (Firm), Angela Birchett (The Coloration Purple), Quentin Earl Darrington (MJ, Hippest Journey), Tony Award nominee Sidney Dupont (Paradise Sq.), Benjamin Freemantle (Twyla Tharp’s Within the Higher Room), Jeff Gorti (Chicago), Christopher J. Hanke (The right way to Succeed…), composer / lyricist Matthew Lee Robinson (Atlantis), Brazilian director André Lima Gress (Hire), (Carina Kay Louchiey (MJ), Scott Anderson Morris (Bliss), and Ryann Redmond (As soon as Upon a One Extra Time) – who will all additionally seem within the Showcase.
“The Broadway Goals Showcase is the one occasion that totally exemplifies the mission of our group – to offer entry and alternative to the following era of Broadway stars,” stated Annette Tanner, Founder & President. “Over the previous 18 years we now have constructed a powerful roster of supporters, together with essentially the most in-demand and wanted casting administrators, managers, brokers, administrators, choreographers, and producers that the business has to supply. Showcase provides our most gifted college students the chance to carry out instantly for them within the coronary heart of NYC. So a lot of our college students have left Showcase with brokers, managers, or roles in prime Broadway reveals and nationwide excursions. We’re excited to see what alternatives this 12 months has in retailer.”
Now in its 18th 12 months, Broadway Goals has impressed greater than 20,0000 college students in additional than 8 international locations, having awarded greater than $1.5M in scholarships, with greater than 150 college students reserving skilled breakthrough jobs since 2018 alone. The 2022 Showcase will characteristic 60 college students from cities throughout the USA, Germany, Canada, New Zealand, and Brazil.
The 2023 Broadway Goals Showcase will characteristic Addie Au, Valerie Bailey, Isaiah Bell, King Bell, Ellie Biron, Karleigh Black, Andrew Bodrick, Ariel Bowman, Amy Branski, Bria Brown, Ashleigh Bullard, Savannah Carrasco, Aaron Cruz, Omari Cupid, Oshea Darrington, Aubrey Dunbar, Alex Farnsworth, Jason Goldston, Gabriella Gonzales, Samantha Gorjanc, Ashari Harper, Layla Hemric, Talia Hill, Paige Hodge, Brice Holmes, Casey Huntley, Nathan Iles, Phoebe Jacobs, Giovanna Johns, Sophia Keil, NeiCe Knight, Jacob Kim, Fionn Laird, Emmi Lee, Mia Lewis, Zuzu Lewis, Vivan Martin, Andrew McCloud, Anzli McNew, Emma Murdock, Jillian Reef, Andrew Riccio-Hunter, Enyonam Osae, Gabriel Payne, SoulFia Perez-King, Sofie Poliakoff, Justin Rivers, Dan Rozin, Natalie Schroeder, Wendell Scott, Nicole Siegler, Vanessa Shinault, Grace Slear,Emily Steinhardt, Jonathan Tarver, Ashley Vasquez, John Viggiano, Jackson Wells-Benitez, and Isaiah Williams.
The 2023 Broadway Goals Showcase is sponsored partially by RWS Leisure Groupand the Schroeder Household.
Established in 2006 by casting government Annette Tanner, Broadway Goals Basis(“Broadway Goals”) empowers aspiring younger artists by performing arts coaching, with a deal with the performing, voice, and dance disciplines. Program intensives are provided nationally and internationally all year long and are led by an distinctive school of revered leisure professionals who: assess the place all college students are of their growth course of and the place they must be; educate scholar sensible expertise that may be utilized instantly to raise their efficiency ranges; information college students to realize bodily, emotional, and inventive self-awareness that may be channeled successfully of their work.
The Broadway Goals Board of Administrators contains Dr. Elizabeth Faulkner (Chair), Marjorie Wynn (Advertising and marketing Chair), Adam C. Sansiveri, Peter and Kelly Bailey, Margaret Busch, Michael Cox, Bruce Daitch, Martha Gorjanc, Bernie Jackson, Nanci Lewis, Danny and Georgina Louchiey, Victoria Morris, Alex Newell, Suzanne Rehl, Chris Roberts, Jerry Schiano, Sonya Schroeder, Lynne Latham Slear, Ryan Stana, and Ivan Williams.
The Broadway Goals employees contains Normal Supervisor, RRR Inventive / Ryan Ratelle; Creative Director, Nicholas Rodriguez; Director of Engagement and Alternative, Rachel Hoffman; Director of Improvement, Joe Finocchario; Director of Development, Hannah-Kathleen Hawkshaw; Inventive and Advertising and marketing Director, Drew Padrutt; Firm Supervisor,Sam Schoenfeld; and Social Media Supervisor, Mackenzie Messick.
For extra info on Broadway Goals and its packages, please go to BroadwayDreams.org.