The Next Step, Musical Theater Intensive Ages 14-17
New York City: July 24-28, 2017
The Next Step offers a specialized musical theater intensive of musical theater classes taught by Broadway professionals, for aspiring teen performers, ages 14-17, who have had some previous on-stage experience. A highly unique program, The Next Step weaves traditional musical theater training into an immersive theatrical environment designed to give participants the opportunity to understand what it’s really like to be a Broadway “Gypsy”.
Inspired by the landmark musical A Chorus Line, which celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2015, The Next Step places emerging triple-threats into a setting that surrounds an authentic audition process for a Broadway show.
More than any other program, The Next Step captures the essence of Camp Broadway’s mantra, Develop Your Character. Each element of the 5-day event is designed to hone musical theater abilities, enhance interpersonal skills and cultivate the habit of discipline that dedicated theatrical artist need to have. Through singing, dancing, and acting workshops, participants will “discover their character,” be it an ingenue, a comedic performer, or a belting diva. Over the course of the five days, they will channel this character in preparation for The Next Step Showcase, performed at B. B. Kings Blues in the heart of Times Square. Camp Broadway’s team promises a program that uses the process of exploring art to inspire a more self-aware young artist.
The package includes:
- 5 days (40 hours) of musical theater intensive triple threat instruction across various singing, acting and dancing disciplines by trained Broadway professionals. (8:30AM-5:30PM) daily
- Master classes with Broadway artists
- Q&A sessions with industry professionals
- A ticket to a Broadway show
- Official Camp Broadway t-shirts
- Official Cast of Characters headshot
- Healthy lunches, snacks and water
- Complimentary admission to the Family Finale
The program culminates in a special Family Finale musical presentation. Previous experience is required for all program participants. The Next Step is currently only offered in New York City.
2017 Broadway Outing
Participants of The Next Step will attend an evening performance of Cats the Musical, followed by an exclusive post-show talk-back with the cast.
Camp Broadway is proud to partner with hotels in the midtown area to offer families exclusive rates on their NYC stay: