We are so excited to announce that all season long, we will be producing virtual sessions designed to engage young musical theatre performers and enthusiasts alike. Whether diving into the making of an award winning show, learning choreography from some of the hottest musicals right now or connecting with professional performers, there is so much to learn at every session!
Our Fall lineup includes a pair of dance masterclasses from two of Broadway's most exciting shows: Moulin Rouge! The Musical and Jagged Little Pill. We also have a much anticipated conversation with one of Canada's most renown triple threat performers: stage and screen star Cynthia Dale.
We're looking forward to connecting with you virtually throughout the season and to push the envelope on virtual training with new experiences and exciting guest artists.
The sessions continue to be FREE and are open to anyone aged 11-21 plus Mainstage Alumni.Our 2020-2021 Virtual Sunday Sessions are provided with the generous support of the Peter Mansbridge and Cynthia Dale Foundation.
Join us for a free dance masterclass on Sunday October 25th at 11:00am led by Broadway performer Kyle Brown. This masterclass will feature a combo from one of Broadway's most spectacular shows, Moulin Rouge! the musical, now nominated for a number of Tony Awards including Best Choreography!
With an impressive list of Broadway credits behind him - including Anastasia, An American in Parisand Legally Blonde the musical, Kyle is coming to us with an abundance of professional theatre credits and training!
Kyle Brown is currently performing in the hit Broadway show Moulin Rouge! the Musical. He was last seen on Broadway in Anastasia as Prince Siegfried in Swan Lake as well as understudying the role of Dmitry. Before that he was in the hit Gershwin musical An American in Paris (u/s Henri). He traveled across the US in the First National Touring production of the blockbuster musical Wicked (u/s Fiyero). Kyle was also seen in the Original Broadway cast of Priscilla Queen of the Desert (Ensemble, pointe soloist, u/s Frank) and played the role of Carlos/Lowell (u/s Kyle/Dewey) in the Broadway and First National Touring productions of Legally Blonde. He was a featured dancer on the hit FX series Fosse/Verdon. NY: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes at City Center Encores starring Megan Hilty. Trip of Love(u/s Peter). Regional: Gregory Gardner in A Chorus Line (Paper Mill Playhouse), Scott in The Producers (North Shore Music Theatre), Daniel in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, Beauty and the Beast, 42nd Street, Grease, Peter Pan (starring Cathy Rigby), Mame and West Side Story(Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera). Hello Dolly, Oklahoma, and The Pajama Game (the MUNY). He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre from The Cincinnati-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati. Kyle trained under Ann Reinking and was a graduate of The Walnut Hill School, the prestigious boarding school for the performing arts in Natick, MA.