In The Wings Promotions is proud to announce the return of its most popular masterclass, which previously sold out in 4 days! Don’t throw away your shot to sing and dance with an original cast member of Broadway’s biggest hit!
Broadway Star of HAMILTON, Andrew Chappelle (HAMILTON, MAMMA MIA!, PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT) will hold an exclusive masterclass for local performers. Andrew will teach lucky participants a song and dance combo from HAMILTON as well as sharing tricks of the trade for auditioning for musical theatre productions. Enrollment in the masterclass is extremely limited. The class is also open to auditors who can observe and learn from the audience. The masterclass will conclude with a lively Q & A with Andrew where he will share his experiences in this historic, revolutionary and inspiring new American musical phenomenon! The smash hit musical, HAMILTON, which won the Pulitzer Prize, Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album, 11 Tony Awards, including Best Musical and 8 Drama Desk Awards, including Best Musical, is currently running on Broadway and around the world.
Participation Fee Dance Workshop: $95
Participation Fee Song Interpretation Masterclass: $95
Participation Fee for both Dance Workshop and Song Interpretation Masterclass: $180
Observation Fee for both the Dance Workshop and Song Interpretation Masterclass: $75
When: Monday, May 21, 2018
Time: 4:00PM – 10:00PM
Participants in the Dance Workshop will learn a song and dance combo from HAMILTON, taught by HAMILTON star, Andrew Chappelle. Those participating in the Dance Workshop should wear comfortable clothing.
Participants in the Song Interpretation Masterclass will work individually with Andrew on audition technique and gain useful feedback and coaching on presentation, song choice and interpretation. Those participating in the Song Interpretation Masterclass will need to prepare two contrasting 32 bar cuts and bring their book. An accompanist will be provided.
If you are interested, please send an email to masterclass@inthewingsprom
For people interested in observing, Reservations are made on a first come, first serve basis by emailing us at masterclass@inthewingsprom
ABOUT ANDREW CHAPPELLE
Andrew hails from Los Angeles California where he studied Acting at the Los Angeles County High School of the Arts. After a short stint on the television show Moesha, he went on to get his BFA in Musical Theatre from the esteemed Cincinnati Conservatory of Music. Soon after graduation Andrew joined the Broadway company of Mamma Mia playing the role of Eddie at the Winter Garden Theatre. He later joined the original cast of the first national tour of Priscilla Queen of the Desert. It was when he returned to New York that he joined the original Off Broadway company of the Lortel, OBIE, and Drama Desk award winning Hamilton at the legendary Public Theatre. Currently a proud member of the Original Broadway Cast, Andrew can be heard on the Grammy winning Original Cast Recording on Atlantic Records, which was certified Triple Platinum by the RIAA on February 24, 2017. Through it all, Andrew loves to teach.
ABOUT IN THE WINGS PROMOTIONS
In The Wings Promotions actively contributes to the Montreal theatre community by producing special theatrical events along with a masterclass series. We also represent a select group of artists for personal appearances and conventions. Recent productions include “Hair”, “The Who’s Tommy: In Concert”, and “Highlights from Chess: In Concert”. Recent masterclasses include Mike Faist, Derek Klena, Michael Cerveris, Adam Pascal, Kyle Dean Massey, Seth Rudetsky, and Natalie Weiss. In The Wings was founded by Noelle Hannibal in 2011. www.inthewingspromotions.com