ONSITE: M–F, August 9 - 13, 2021
9am - 12pm
After private study, come together with other serious students, directors and staff to create an original cabaret show that will be performed in front of a live audience on stage at the end of the week-long in-person training.
All participants will perform a solo (showcasing their focus & skills) and a minimum of two group numbers.
In-person rehearsals, workshops, etc brings everyone together, polishes what's been developed and stages group numbers to create an intriguing, captivating, and cohesive cabaret that shines a spotlight on participants individually and as an ensemble.
Culminates in a fully-staged, original cabaret performance.
Cost: $350 ($315 before 6/15!)
Lisa Gaye Dixon (acting/writing) - professor of theater at University of Illinois. A director, actor, playwright & singer, currently starring as Paulina in The Winters Tale at Illinois Shakespeare Festival
Ann Harvey (what is cabaret), co-founder of LNT's Fall Foliage Shakespeare, director, actor, singer and cabaret specialist.
Kathleen Keenan (cabaret and patter), LNT producing artistic director & resident composer; winner of Folk City's Singer-Songwriter Contest
Jennifer Sassaman (text analysis), director, actor, singer, theatre professor who appeared in LNT's Urinetown
Katie Shults (musical theatre skill building), actor-singer-dancer and choreographer and workshop leader. Appeared in LNT's Pride & Prejudice (winning Broadway World's Best Actor award in 2019 for her work).
Isadora Snapp (choreographer), dancer and choreographer and director of Contempoary Dance & Fitness Studio's Teen Jazz.
Meredith Watson (writing/song), singer-actor-writer; appeared in LNT's Blues in the Night, To Kill A Mockingbird, The Crucible.
Patrick Wickcliffe (voice work/music) - music professor, composer, conductor, pianist, musical director. Patrick was the musical director for LNT's Cabaret in 2019.
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