Laura Osnes Audition Masterclass
REGISTRATION IS FULL
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
5:30 to 8:30 PM
On Wednesday, August 28, 2019, Broadway star Laura Osnes is leading a masterclass workshop with high school and college students to help improve their audition technique and answer questions about professional auditions and making it in the business.
Laura Osnes most recently starred on Broadway in Bandstand (Drama Desk Award nomination). Her Broadway credits include Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella (Drama Desk Award; Tony, Outer Critics Circle, and Drama League Award nominations), Bonnie and Clyde (Tony Award nomination), Anything Goes (Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, and Astaire Award nominations), South Pacific, and Grease. She is currently touring the country with her concert series The Broadway Princess Party, co-starring Susan Egan, Broadway’s original Belle from Beauty and the Beast, and Courtney Reed, Broadway’s original Jasmine from Aladdin. Her other New York/Regional credits include: The Threepenny Opera (Drama Desk Award nomination, Atlantic Theater Company), The Band Wagon, Randy Newman’s Faust, Pipe Dream, The Sound of Music (Carnegie Hall), and Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Carousel (Lyric Opera of Chicago). On television, she has been seen on the CBS series Elementary, in the HBO pilot The Miraculous Year, Sondheim: The Birthday Concert at David Geffen Hall, HBO’s documentary Six By Sondheim, and The Kennedy Center Honors salutes to Barbara Cook (2011) and Dustin Hoffman (2012). Her many concerts and cabarets include performing with Michael Feinstein, The Mormon Tabernacle Choir, the NY Philharmonic, the NY Pops, the Boston Pops, and the Pasadena Pops, as well as appearing in such venues as Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, The Cafe Carlyle, 54 Below, Birdland, NJPAC, and the Las Vegas Smith Center. In addition to being heard on several cast recordings, Laura has two solo albums, Dream A Little Dream: Live at The Café Carlyle and If I Tell You: The Songs of Maury Yeston.
Participants will need sheet music for 1 or 2 musical theatre or pop/rock audition songs in the correct key for this workshop. We will only be focusing on ONE 16/32 bar musical cut in this class. If possible please have a second song to be used as back up. Songs should be 3- hole punched and in a binder. Accompanist will be provided. Participants can sing anything that brings them joy and that they feel comfortable singing!
The workshop will run from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM at the Playhouse at Allenberry, located on the Allenberry Resort at 1559 Boiling Springs Road, Boiling Springs, PA 17007.
Cost for the Masterclass Workshop (limited to 16 participants ONLY) is $175. In addition to a great opportunity, it will be an excellent addition to any resume. Observer tickets are also available for family, friends, area students, or anyone interested in sitting in the audience and watching the class and Laura work! Observer tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for students.
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