Guest Artists, Master Classes, and Special Events

Austin Pendleton - Actor/Tony-Nominated Director/Playwright, master class

Desiree Burch - writer and performer, 
 Tar Baby

Angelina Fiordellisi - Producing Director,    Cherry Lane Theatre

Gregg Barnes - Broadway costume designer

Martin Izquierdo - costume crafts for theatre  and film

Joni Johns - specialty fabric painting

Richard Fischer - talent agent

Lisa Loosemore - talent manager

Stephanie Klapper - casting agent

Michael Cassara - casting agent

Christen Smith - guest dramaturge

Veronica Claypool - producer and General  Manager, Theatre Development Fund

Kym Moore - director, playwright, and SUNY  New Paltz alum

Ken Lauber - Hollywood composer

Bill Bowers - mime

Peter Pucci - choreographer

Eddie Strauss and Carol Fox Prescott -  producers of the Broadway production
of Urinetown

Monona Rossol - Health and Safety  Specialist,  USA Local 829, United Scenic  Artists

Anne Hould-Ward - Tony-award winner,  costume design

Gary Arave - hair & makeup designer,  Broadway, opera, and dance

Anika Larsen - actress and puppeteer

Lisa Howard - actor, singer, and model, master class

Barry Shapiro - casting agent

Bob Marks - Broadway/Hollywood/Television Vocal Coach (Former students include Lea Michele, Ariana Grande, Sarah Jessica Parker, Natalie Portman, Robert Morse)

Wendy Bobbitt Cavett - Broadway Musical Director (Scarlet Pimpernel, Mamma Mia)

Herman Sebek - Broadway Performer/Vocal Coach (Cats, Miss Saigon)

Geraldine Hughes - actress, playwright

Rich Cole - casting agent

Denise Summerford - casting agent

Molly Renfroe-Katz - Executive Producer,  Half Moon Theatre

Chris Edwards - Associate Director, Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival

Brendan Burke - Artistic Director,  Shadowland Theatre

Caroline Kaiser - Casting Director,  Theatreworks USA

Bethany Caputo - actor and Michael  Chekhov teacher

Ted Pugh - actor and master Michael  Chekhov teacher

Catherine Doherty - Producing Director,  Northern Stage

James Cleveland - CEO, Production Core

Dave Upton - lighting designer

Sarah Cubbage - costume designer

G. Ben Swope - lighting designer

Ariel Benjamin - lighting designer

Jo Winiarski - set designer

Adam Zonder - Production Manager,  Hangar Theatre

Emilie Schoenfeld - Production Manager,  Gables Groves Productions

Apollo Weaver - scenic artist

Chad Larabee - director

Cory Pattack - lighting designer

Scott Bartley - Production Manager and  Technical Director, Bay Street Theatre

The cast and puppets of Jim Henson's
The Dinosaur Train Live!

Erin Nicole Stewart - Broadway performer (Christine in Phantom of the Opera, A Little Night Music with Bernadette Peters and Angela Lansbury)

Hettie Barnhill - Broadway performer, model (Fela, Spider Man: Turn Off The Dark, Leap of Faith)

David Dewitt - Broadway performer (Javert in Les Miserables)

Rebecca Baxter - Singer, actress (National Tours of Drood, Oklahoma, Jekyll and Hyde, Phantom of the Opera, PBS revival of Showboat)

Ryan Scott Oliver - Off-Broadway Composer, Jasper in Deadland (book by Hunter Foster), 35:MM

Denise Summerford - Drama Desk Award Winner, Broadway performer (Rocky Horror Show, Taboo)