Director Richard Jay-Alexander and faculty members James Kinney (Sweet Charity), Tyler Hanes (A Chorus Line), Nikki Snelson (Legally Blonde), Quentin Darrington (Ragtime), Sarah Pfeifer (Jersey Boys) and BDF artistic director Paul Canaan (Legally Blonde) worked with aspiring young performers this past week in preparation for the 7:30 PM concert. BDF faculty members will perform in True Colors alongside Omaha’s youth.
Following the summer intensive program, Omaha Performing Arts and BDF will present a special casting call for the upcoming Broadway revival of Annie. Auditions for the roles of Annie and her pals from Miss Hannigan’s orphanage will be held from 3-7 PM July 17 and from 9 AM-1PM July 18 at the Holland Performing Arts Center.
Jay-Alexander will also stage the upcoming Broadway Dreams Philadelphia concert Aug. 6 at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts.
The Broadway Dreams Foundation summer intensive program offers significant scholarships to hundreds of students each year, ensuring them to "realize their Broadway Dreams regardless of their financial status." For more information, visit www.mybroadwaydreams.com.
The Holland Performing Arts Center is located at 1200 Douglas Street, Omaha, NE. For tickets, call (866) 434-8587 or visit www.TicketOmaha.com.