The Broadway Dreams Foundation’s 2015 Summer Intensive Concert Series, GENERATION, will sweep audiences away with dynamic and uplifting performances by a whole new generation of talented, young performers paying tribute to the incredible Broadway legends who came before. In an explosive Broadway-style musical revue, BDF’s “legends in the making” will reinterpret a wide array of show-stoppers that have left audiences in awe for decades in a way that will keep them talking for decades more.
BDF Philadelphia’s week-long intensive and performance will be led by incredible faculty including Emmy-nominated “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” star and Broadway veteran Tituss Burgess (The Little Mermaid), “Glee’s” Alex Newell, playwright and composer Tim Acito (Zanna, Don’t!), Craig D’Amico (Annie Get Your Gun), Quentin Earl Darrington(Ragtime), Greg Kamp (Catch Me If You Can), Kyme (School Daze), Maxx Reed (Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark), Ryann Redmond (If/Then), Kirsten Scott (Big Fish), Matthew Scott (Jersey Boys), acclaimed director Alan Souza (Camelot), and more. GENERATION will be directed by Tony Award-nominated director and choreographer Dan Knetchges (Xanadu, Spelling Bee, Lysistrata Jones) with additional direction from prolific director and choreographer Otis Sallid (Smoky Joe’s Café, Black Nativity).
In recent years, over 60 BDF students have landed major roles on Broadway, Off-Broadway, and on National Tours as a direct result of the program’s training and networking opportunities. To learn more about Broadway Dreams, please visit www.mybroadwaydreams.com.
Tickets may be purchased here: http://www.kimmelcenter.org/events/index.php?id=5225