Broadway & Film Master Classes
UPCOMING MASTER CLASSES
For any combination of March Master Classes, get 25% off each additional class!
Postponed until further notice!
Matilda & Peter Pan Preview
Hamilton Master Class
Monday, March 30th
@ Dreamworks Performing Arts Center
187 Summer Street, Kingston MA
$175 / both classes
After providing choreography for Break a Leg Theater Work’s award winning production of Cabaret last summer, we are thrilled to welcome back Broadway’s Thayne Jasperson for an amazing master class series on Monday March 30th.
Take a look at our offerings:
Matilda/ Disney’s Peter Pan Jr. Preview Master Class:
Want to get a taste of the choreography we’ll explore during our upcoming summer productions, by our choreographer Thayne? Then this class is for you. Open to all students of eligible audition age (grades 3-10), this class will be high energy and fun.
This class will also feature a Q&A and meet and greet with Thayne after we dance.
Hamilton Master Class:
Work on movement inspired by the hit Broadway musical, from Thayne, the last original cast member and featured star of the upcoming film. This class is open to all interested students with dance experience. This class will also end with a Q&A and meet & greet. Learn about Thayne’s experience from the first workshop of Hamilton, to off-Broadway, to Broadway, and soon to the silver screen!
About our choreographer for Matilda & Disney’s Peter Pan Jr.
Thayne Riley Jasperson is an American actor and singer who originated the role of Samuel Seabury in Broadway's Hamilton. Outside of theater he is known for being a finalist of Season 4 of So You Think You Can Dance. He has also been in High School Musical, Newsies, Matilda and Finding Neverland. His Instagram (thaynejasperson) has 80.1k followers.
Thayne is the only remaining member of the original Broadway cast. He portrays different characters each show. Recently he had appearances as Seabury, King George III and John Laurens/Phillip Hamilton.
PAST MASTER CLASSES
Mean Girls & The Prom
Master Class Series
February 3rd, 2020
Disney's The Lion King
Master Class Series
October 14th, 2019
Miss Saigon Musical Theater
June 19th & 19th, 2019
@ The Boston Opera House
ABOUT OUR GUEST ARTISTS, EMILY & ANTHONY
EMILY BAUTISTA (Kim) is so thrilled to be playing the role of Kim out on the road. She recently understudied the part in the 2017 Broadway revival of Miss Saigon before joining the North American touring company of Les Misérables as Éponine. She is so grateful to the whole creative team, everyone at Tara Rubin casting, her agents at Avalon Artists, as well as her family and friends for all of their support. Instagram: @em_bautista
ANTHONY FESTA (Chris). National tours: Wicked, Finding Neverland. West End/International/U.K. tour: West Side Story (Tony). NYC: Bare (New World Stages), Desperate Measures (York, New World Stages), I Am Harvey Milk (Avery Fisher Hall), How Deep Is the Ocean (NYMF). Regional: Rent, Rock of Ages, Billy Elliot, South Pacific, Hairspray. Thanks to NETworks, Merri Sugarman at Tara Rubin Casting and David Krasner at Nani Saperstein Management. To my Mother, Sister, Mila/Daniel. For Dad. Instagram: @Festafied; Twitter: @anthonylfesta
Intro to Acting for TV
August 29th, 2018
This was an intimate and specialized Master Class with HBO’s “Big Little Lies” actor Stephen Graybill at PACTV studios in Plymouth. Students worked on camera and received direct feedback from Stephen who has appeared on TV in hit shows such as “Law & Order: SVU”, “All My Children”, and Nickelodeon’s “Game Shakers”. Stephen has shared the screen with Oscar winners Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon, as well as “The Descendants” star Shailene Woodley.