Co-Founder: Chryssie Whitehead
Dance Technique, Original Choreo, Monologues, Song Coach, Acting for Camera
Lesley Bohm, Headshot Photographer
BAC 2017 GUEST TEACHER - Alisan Porter
Broadway/Tours:Wicked, Sweet Charityw/ Christina Applegate, Fame, Pirate Queen and Fosse
Regional:A Chorus Line (Cassie with Michael as Zach), Gypsy (Louise), Chicago (Hollywood Bowl) Television: Recovery Road (Series Regular), Mixology (Series Regular),Young & Hungry, Greys Anatomy, Castle, The Mentalist, Bones, Anger Management, and more along with numerous commercials, Independent films.
*Faculty member at the AMDA College & Conservatory for the Performing Arts and EDGE PAC in LA
BA, Cum Laude in Theatre Studies from YALE
Work with professionals who still do what they teach:
Broadway, National Tours, Regional Theatre,
Television and Film in a 7 day, training based conservatory intensive.
Co-Founder: Alexis Carra
(Dance techniques, Original Choreo, Monologues, Song Coach, Acting for Camera)
Ages 12 - 25
Our faculty focuses on instilling work ethic and what it takes to become a professional on Broadway, as well as other avenues in the entertainment industry.
BAC is a safe place for artists to thrive, ask questions, take risks and grow as storytellers and performers.
"The Joy is in the work!"
*The last day culminates in an evening showcase, where students perform what they've learned from the week, followed by a Q&A.
MEET THE CO-FOUNDERS...
LOS ANGELES: August 6 - 12th, 2018 Ages 13 to Adults
Phone: +818 528 5167
Broadway: Chicago (US Velma& performed), A Chorus Line Revival (Kristine),
NY Theatre/Tours: Company w/ Neal Patrick Harris (Kathy), The Radio City Rockettes, The Producers and Fosse
Television: Revenge of the Bridesmaids (TV Movie), Greys Anatomy, The Mentalist, Castle, Warehouse 13 (Recurring), Private Practice (Recurring), and more... along with numerous commercials and Independent films.
Documentary: Every Little Step
*Faculty member at AMDA College & Conservatory for the Performing Arts
AMDA NY Conservatory Musical Theatre/ BA in Performing Arts from St. Mary's College of California
"Alexis Carra and Chryssie Whitehead are the real deal. Both are CHICAGO alums and that says a lot! It will serve you as an artist to be "In The Room Where it Happens!” Gregory Butler -
Former Dance Captain "CHICAGO" on Broadway
Co-Founders, Alexis Carra and Chryssie Whitehead have been teaching dance, coaching musical theatre performance, acting for the camera, and monologues for auditions throughout their career nationally and internationally while actively working in the business. Both are faculty at AMDA College and Conservatory for the Performing Arts in New York and Los Angeles.
Faculty: Michael Paternostro
(Musical Director, Vocals, Original Choreo)
Chryssie Whitehead Alexis Carra
*NEW BAC JUNIOR FOR 2018 - Ages 7-12
LOS ANGELES: August 10 - 12th
Broadway Arts Camp
7 Day Intensive for ages 13 & up
Los Angeles: August 6 - 12th, 2018
BAC JUNIOR (ADDED FOR 2018!)
3 Day Intensive for children ages 7 - 12
Los Angeles: August 10 -12th, 2018
is a performing arts, training based intensive for performers (actors, singers, dancers), at
ANY LEVEL, from high school to college to professionals who are serious and passionate about honing their skills in dance, acting and singing as a storyteller.
*Aspiring artists at BAC will experience what it takes to work in a Broadway type setting as an ensemble, perform a work of original choreography, one 32 bar cut of a song, a monologue, and take master classes in all different styles of dance, acting for camera, industry prep, as well as a Headshot Session/One Look.
*NOTE: BAC Juniorwill be a different format, but will definitely include dance, singing and acting classes, a showcase, without a headshot session.
Master Classes in...
Musical Theatre Song Coaching
Acting for Camera
Dance: Ballet, Jazz Technique, Tap, Theatre Dance
Q&A Talkback (Industry prep/college considerations)
*Guest Faculty: Alisan Porter, Tyce Diorio and more!
with LA Celebrity Photographer, Lesley Bohm
"If Broadway is the dream, then let's get to work!"
BAC 2017 GUEST TEACHER - Tyce Diorio
Broadway:A Chorus Line (with Chryssie), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Sweet Smell of Success, Saturday Night Fever, Fosse, Beauty andthe Beast, Guys and Dolls and SoulDoctor
Tours/Regional: The Producers, Fiddler on the Roof, West Side Story, A Chorus Line and more...
Musical Director/Conductor: Kiss Me Kate, Rent, Forbidden Broadway and more...
*Faculty member at AMDA (NY) College & Conservatory for the Performing Arts
BA in Music and Theatre - NYU