Schools of the Stars: Where Amélie Cast and Creators Went to College

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Where the cast and creative team of the Broadway musical Amélie pursued their college studies.
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What does it take to write, create or star in a Broadway musical? Hard work, talent, luck—all backed up by a good education. You have to supply the first three yourself, but PlaybillEDU™ can help you find the fourth.

Here is a rundown on where the cast and production team of the Broadway musical Amélie pursued their college studies. Visit PlaybillEDU.com to learn how you can follow in their footsteps. Individual school listings on the site are linked below.

Cast List:
Phillipa Soo (Amélie): The Juilliard School
Adam Chanler-Berat (Nino): Marymount Manhattan College
David Andino (Blind Beggar/Garden Gnome/Anchorperson): Viterbo University
Randy Blair (Hipolito/Belgian Tourist): New York University
Heath Calvert (Lucien/Adrien Wells/Mysterious Man): Indiana University Bloomington
Alison Cimmet (Amandine/Philomene): Brown University
Manoel Felciano (Raphael/Bretodeau): Yale University & New York University
Harriett D. Foy (Suzanne): Howard University
Alyse Alan Louis (Georgette/Sylvie/Collignon’s Mother): New York University
Maria-Christina Oliveras (Gina): Yale University & National Theatre Conservatory
Paul Whitty (Joseph/Fluffy/Collignon’s Father): University of North Carolina School of the Arts
Emily Afton (Swing): Emerson College
Trey Ellett (Swing): James Madison University
Destinee Rea (Swing): Sam Houston State University
Jacob Keith Watson (Swing): Ouachita Baptist University

Production Credits:
Craig Lucas (Book): Boston University
Daniel Messé (Music, Lyrics & Vocal Arrangements): Carlton College & New York University
Nathan Tysen (Lyrics): Missouri State University & New York University
Pam MacKinnon (Director): University of Toronto
Sam Pinkleton (Musical Staging & Choreography): New York University
Kimberly Grigsby (Music Director & Vocal arrangements): Southern Methodist University & Manhattan School of Music
David Zinn (Scenic & Costume Design): New York University
Jane Cox (Lighting Design): New York University
Mark Barton (Lighting Design): New York University
Peter Nigrini (Projection Design): Dartmouth College & Central St. Martin’s College of Art
Kai Harada (Sound Design): Yale University
Cherie B. Tay (Stage Manager): University of the Arts
Kelly A. Martindale (Assistant Stage Manager): Old Dominion University

Visit PlaybillEDU.com to learn how you can follow in their footsteps!

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