Broadway Dreams Summer Intensive
Mission: To provide youth and young adults of all socioeconomic backgrounds with performance training, life skills building, and mentorship opportunities from the entertainment industry’s most distinguished talents.
Broadway Dreams, established in 2006, seeks to empower aspiring young artists through performing arts training, with a focus on the acting, voice, and dance disciplines. Program intensives are offered nationally and internationally throughout the year and are led by an exceptional faculty comprised of respected entertainment professionals.
Broadway Dreams fosters a supportive and collaborative learning environment, allowing for personal instruction from Tony Award-winning faculty and industry professionals; a top-notch educational curriculum that includes acting, vocal technique, song selection, dance, business, and more; and a deeper understanding of theatre history and tradition. Students get the chance to audition for top Broadway casting directors and agents. The week concludes with a professional showcase starring students alongside their Broadway idols.
Click HERE for an announcement of this year's faculty, from shows including Wicked, Memphis, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Xanadu, and more!
Want to be a part of Broadway Dreams? Sign up to audition at the Kimmel Center on March 19th! SIGN UP HERE
The Kimmel Center is thrilled to host the Broadway Dreams Summer Intensive on the following dates:
Acting Intensive: 8/4/17 – 8/5/17
Musical Intensive: 8/5/17 – 8/13/17
Broadway Dreams Performance Date: 8/12/17
All ages welcome, students range from 6 to 67.
Broadway Dreams offers aspiring stars:
- Top-notch educational curriculum
- Tony Award®-winning Broadway faculty
- Auditions for casting directors, agents, directors, and choreographers
- A chance to be nominated to perform in the BDF New York Showcase in November
- $1075 for the musical theater intensive standalone
- $375 for the acting intensive standalone
- Students in the musical theater intensive can add the acting intensive to their experience for a discounted price of $225
With donor support, Broadway Dreams is able to offer full and partial financial need based scholarships. Apply for a scholarship HERE
Meet Jai’Len Josey, part of the Broadway Dreams Generation, pursuing her dreams of becoming a Broadway legend!
Kimmel Center Education programs are generously supported by:
Sponsors: ACE Group, Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church, Health Partners Plans, Wells Fargo, Elliot-Lewis Corporation, Origlio Beverages, GlaxoSmithKline, Universal Health Services, Inc., Verizon Pennsylvania, JP Morgan Chase Foundation, PNC Foundation, Paul Tufano, David and Patricia Holveck, Merck & CO. Incorporated, Pfizer Foundation Matching Gifts Program, Lomax Family Foundation, Thomas Skelton Harrison Foundation, and Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation.
Endowment: Citizen’s Bank Foundation, Comcast Foundation, The Sidney Kimmel Foundation, Dr. Richard M. Klein, Lincoln Financial Foundation, McLean Contributionship, PNC Foundation, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel J. Savitz, Sunoco Foundation, and Wells Fargo.