Brooklyn Music School Playhouse

Todays Date: 12/15/19
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Address: 126 Saint Felix Street
Brooklyn, NY   

Location: (between Lafayette Avenue and Hanson Place)
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Take the B,Q,2,3,4 and 5 train to Atlantic Avenue; D, M, N and R train to Pacific Street; or the G train to Fulton Street.

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Home for the Holidays  | Open: 12/14/18 Close: 12/14/18
Brooklyn Music School

presents

Home for the Holidays

Friday, December 14, 2018

 

Brooklyn Music School (BMS) presents Home for the Holidays on Friday, December 14, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. at the Brooklyn Music School Playhouse Theater, 126 Saint Felix Street, Brooklyn, NY. Tickets are $15. For more information, visit www.brooklynmusicschool.org/calendar/home-for-holidays.

 

"When you pine for the sunshine of a friendly gaze,

for the holidays you can't beat home, sweet home."

 

The Musical Theater and Performance Program at BMS presents Home for the Holidays, an exciting musical theater review for kids. The show will feature holiday songs of Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa and scenes from popular musicals such as Ragtime, Into the Woods, and The Wiz. Join us in celebration of different traditions that bring communities and families together. A cross-cultural celebration of love and holiday spirit!

 

BMS's Musical Theater and Performance Program is designed to introduce children to the world of musical theater and performance through an 18-week intensive course that culminates in fully produced performances at the BMS Playhouse. The program is open to all children ages 6-13, who have the desire to share the stage with fellow child performers. Classes are taught by teachers with world-class backgrounds in musical theater, opera, dance, and drama. The program is defined by the philosophy that every child can find their creative voice on stage, combined with intensive training in the fundamentals of vocal performance and building a dramatic vocabulary that ties with their emotions and lived experiences. Comprehensive, friendly, and exciting, this is the perfect way to introduce kids to performance and theater!

 

The Brooklyn Music School views music and performance as the birthright of all people, an essential way that human beings connect with others and explore their creativity. The study of music has been demonstrated to enhance academic learning and helps to develop discipline and confidence that will serve children well throughout their lives.As part of the vision of reinventing the community music school for the 21st Century, BMS is dedicated to:

 

* Making high quality musical instruction approachable and affordable to a wide range of students,

* Creating frequent opportunities for performance for our students and cultural enrichment for our community,

* Representing a wide range of musical traditions, including European, African, Middle Eastern, and American to represent the diversity of Brooklyn's musical talent, and

* Offering a warm and welcoming space for families and individuals to explore new talents and make lasting friendships.

 

For more information, visit www.brooklynmusicschool.org.

 

Brooklyn Music School

announces registration for the

Musical Theater Program - Spring 2018

Saturdays, April 7 - June 23, 2018 from 2pm-4pm

 

Brooklyn Music School (BMS) announces open registration for their Spring 2018 Musical Theater Program for children ages 6-13. The program culminates in a final performance of To Dream A World on June 23, 2018 at 3pm.

 

"The BMS musical theater program offers a unique opportunity for young actors to participate in original works incorporating acting, singing, and dance that are staged at a high level of production value in the BMS Playhouse for the Brooklyn community," said Piruz Partow, executive director of Brooklyn Music School. "We are particularly excited about our spring production, which will bring Shakespeare's imagery and poetic imagination to life in a way that children can relate to and captures the sense of wonder that informs every child's natural creativity."

 

Brooklyn Music School offers a range of programs to introduce young performers to

musical theater including the Music Theater Program for children during the school year, as well as, the Summer Vocal Arts Program led by Program and Artistic Director, Lina Tetriani.

 

Previous productions include: Annie Jr, Cupid's Arrow, and Little Red Riding Hood.This spring BMS musical theater will be producing an original musical called To Dream a World, which will draw on images and characters found in Shakespeare's work and tells a story of a young boy named Will, who finds inspiration in his dreams.

 

The program runs Saturdays 2pm - 4pm from April 7 - June 23, 2018 at Brooklyn Music School, 126 Saint Felix Street, Brooklyn, NY, and is divided in two sections, for children ages 6-7 and children ages 8-13. The fee is $540 per semester. Registration is open at https://www.brooklynmusicschool.org/best-musical-theater-drama-performance-program/ or by calling (718) 638 5660. Email program director Lina Tetriani at ltetriani@brooklynmusicschool.org with any questions. Information regarding Scholarships is available at https://www.brooklynmusicschool.org/scholarships.

 

BMS's Musical Theater Program is designed to introduce children into the world of musical theater and performance through a 12-week intensive course that culminates in a fully produced performance of a musical production at the BMS Playhouse. Information about the BMS Playhouse available at https://www.brooklynmusicschool.org/theater-performance-rental-space/.

 

This program is open to all children ages 6 - 13, who have the desire to share the stage with fellow child performers. Classes are taught by teachers with world-class backgrounds in musical theater, opera, dance and performance. Each child will have a role in the final production and/or performances at BMS concerts.

 

Each child will have a role in the final production and/or performances at BMS concerts. The program is defined by the philosophy that every child can find their creative voice on stage, combined with intensive training in the fundamentals of vocal performance and building a dramatic vocabulary that ties with their emotions and lived experience.

 

The culminating performance, To Dream a World, will take place on June 23, 2018 at 3pm at the Brooklyn Music School, 126 Saint Felix Street, Brooklyn, NY. Tickets are $20 ($15 for Students and Parents) and can be purchased at https://to-dream-a-world-musical.eventbrite.com

 

"Are you sure/That we are awake?

It seems to me/That yet we sleep, we dream."

~William Shakespeare

 

"To Dream a World" tells the story of a young boy named Will, who finds his inspiration in his dreams. Full of meaning and fantasy, the four imaginative worlds he explores represent the four seasons. This is where he meets the characters that later end up in his plays.

 

Artistic Director: Lina Tetriani

Music and lyrics by: Pamela Martinez, Aidan Arbona and Danielle Carroll

Stage direction and choreography by: Marie Zvosec

Costumes by: Deborah Wright Houston

Sets and Lights by E.F. Morrill

 

The Brooklyn Music School views music and performance as the birthright of all people, an essential way that human beings connect with others and explore their creativity. The study of music has been demonstrated to enhance academic learning and helps to develop discipline and confidence that will serve children well throughout their lives.As part of the vision of reinventing the community music school for the 21st Century, BMS is dedicated to:

 

* Making high quality musical instruction approachable and affordable to a wide range of students,

* Creating frequent opportunities for performance for our students and cultural enrichment for our community,

* Representing a wide range of musical traditions, including European, African, Middle Eastern, and American to represent the diversity of Brooklyn's musical talent, and

* Offering a warm and welcoming space for families and individuals to explore new talents and make lasting friendships.

 

For more information, visit www.brooklynmusicschool.org.

 

 

 

 

The Atmosphere  | Open: 05/19/11 Close: 05/20/11

The Atmosphere is said to be Sex and the City meets Wall Street…and then some!

When a group of young, savvy professionals working for a prestigious Wall Street investment firm decides to embezzle millions of dollars from a "dead client's" account, they quickly begin to turn on each other, as they fail to rid of the weakest link...which whom no one knows. Just when you thought Bernie Madoff was greedy! Only this time around, the perfect crime actually turns out to be the perfect plan…This hysterical and suspenseful comedy will leave you in AWE!!!

Women’s Work V: A Festival of One-Act Plays  | Open: 10/27/05 Close: 11/20/05
Six one-act plays are divided into two groups.

Group A will perform from October 27th through November 6th and includes:
Sisters by Cherie Vogelstein, directed by Alexandra

The Pirate Queen: The Trial of Mary Reade, written and directed by Joan Kane

The Land of Heart's Desire by W.B. Yeats, directed by Angelynn Cerridwen


Group B will perform from November 10th through November 20th and includes:

the World Premiere of The Stages of Grief by Emily Weiss, directed by Marlo Hunter

Beautiful Hills of Brooklyn by Ellen Cassedy, directed by Amy Feinberg

Joe and Stew's Theatre of Brotherly Love and Financial Success by Jacquelyn Reingold, directed by Portia Krieger.

Suddenly Last Summer  | Open: 07/14/05 Close: 08/07/05
Tennessee Williams' tale about a family with a dark secret. This classic American play, set in New Orleans, premiered in New York in 1958. In order to suppress the truth of a young man's horrific death, the sole witness has been placed in a mental facility and faces the prospect of undergoing a frontal lobotomy. Walter Kerr wrote the original production was a "concrete and blistering portrait of loneliness" and the New York Times called it "a superb achievement."