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“Summer in the City” is a life-altering 3 week performing arts summer camp in New York City. Camp dates for 2014: June 8 through June 29

The New York Experience:2014 will be our ninth successful year, “Summer in the City” (SITC) is a 3 week long performing arts summer camp in NYC where the participants reside at The Juilliard School, working with world class artists, teachers, casting directors and agents.Private lessons are alternated with a variety of group seminars, workshops, and activities. Participants also attend many performances on Broadway, at the New York Philharmonic, American Ballet Theatre, and Off-Broadway.

A short list of past mentors includes:

Broadway Artists:

  • Jerry Mitchell, Choreographer/Director: “Legally Blonde”
  • Leah Hocking (Velma in “Hairspray”, Donna in ‘Mamma Mia” Mum in “Billy Elliott”)
  • Megan Osterhaus (Mary) “Mary Poppins”
  • Michael Mastro “West Side Story,” “Mamma Mia,” “Side Man,” “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof”
  • Jesse Nager: “The Broadway Boys”

Concert Pianists:

  • Seymour Lipkin
  • Lang, Lang
  • Jazz great: Marcus Roberts

Casting Directors & Agents:

  • Duncan Stuart and Co., Theatre/Film/TV: ‘Chicago,” “La Cage aux Folles,” “Gossip Girl,” “The Sopranos,” “The Office,” “Grey’s Anatomy” and more.
  • Merri Sugarman of Tara Rubin Casting – one of NYC’s biggest!!!! “Jersey Boys,” “Billy Elliot,” “Shrek,” “Mammia Mia,” “Mary Poppins,”
  • Michael Cassarra, Casting Director. Casts for legit theatre in NYC and around the country
  • Joel Carlton, Talent Agent, Nicolosi & Co. Casts Broadway Shows: “Wicked,” “Adams Family,” “Priscilla Queen of the Desert,” “Mamma Mia” “Sister Act,” “Boardwalk Empire,” “The Good Wife,” “Blue Bloods,” “Gossip Girl,”
  • Cindi Rush, Casting Director “Urinetown,” “Made for Each Other,” “Master Class”
  • Mia Cusamano, Assoc., Casting Dir., ABC Studios
  • Scott Swiontek, Agent, The Gersh Agency
  • Eileen Haves, Talent Agent. One of the most respected names in the business for the last 20 years.
  • Charlie Winfield, Talent Agent, Funny Face Today
2014 Summer in the City Application

Download the 2014 SITC Application here. Auditions for the 2014 trip start in February 2014. Please check your application category for dates and instructionsThe program is designed to be a life-altering performing arts residency capital in artistic capital of the United States: New York City. Participants will meet and study with some of the greatest professional artists in the world.PLEASE REVIEW THE APPLICATION CAREFULLY

While “Summer in the City” is an artistically rewarding program, the pace and intensity of its training schedule can be physically and emotionally demanding. Please audition with the understanding that discipline and a commitment to work hard are required for your success.

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