Alice Ripley, Tituss Burgess and Jessica Bogart were among the actors who took part in a Summer Performing Arts Intensive for the Broadway Dreams Foundation, held Aug. 2-8 at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts in Philadelphia.
The starry faculty included Tony Award-winning Next to Normal's Alice Ripley as well as Tyler Hanes (A Chorus Line), Jessica Bogart (Les Miserables), Tituss Burgess (Guys and Dolls), James Kinney (Sweet Charity) and Nicholas Rodriguez ("One Life to Live"). Attendees of the week-long program received training in acting, dance, vocal performance and audition technique daily. The week culminated in a one-night-only Broadway concert starring students and faculty:
Alice Ripley, Tituss Burgess, Jessica Bogart Lead Broadway Dreams Foundation Intensive