In my newest video interview, "Call Me Adam" sat down with award-winning director Alan Souza at Studio 21C to discuss his "Musical Theatre Audition Boot Camp" class. Additionally, "Call Me Adam" got the inside scoop from several of Alan's students as to what makes Alan's class different from other classes being offered.
Fall Sessions of Alan's acclaimed Musical Theatre Audition Boot Camp SOLD OUT! Visit http://www.alansouza.net and check under "Instruction" for upcoming information on Winter 2014 Classes!
Part 1: "Musical Theatre Audition Boot Camp" class interview with Alan Souza, award-winning director
Part 2: Student Testimonials
Alan Souza is a freelance director, based out of New York City. He conceived and directed the world premiere of The Little Hours, based on the short stories of Dorothy Parker, for the New Jersey Repertory Company in 2008. The production received the prestigious Edgerton Foundation Award for New Works – as did Exposure Time, a world premiere play that he led in early 2010.
He has directed both plays and musicals for the Walnut Street Theatre, The Laguna Playhouse, The New Theatre, Virginia Musical Theatre, The Human Race Theatre, Arkansas Repertory Theatre, Texas Shakespeare Festival and the John W Engeman Theatre at Northport. He conceived and directed the star-studded benefit concert, First You Dream, for the Actors Fund of America and the Christopher Reeve Foundation, is a frequent Guest Artist at many University Drama Programs throughout the country, and teaches Musical Theatre Audition technique classes in NYC.
Alan was nominated for the 2008 Carbonell Award for his work on The Full Monty for the Maltz Jupiter Theatre; the show received 8 nominations in total, including Best Musical, Best Director and Best Featured Actress for Mimi Hines.
Coming up: Spamalot AND Camelot! What?!? The former amusingly traditional for Florida State University, the latter audaciously revisionist for Drury Lane Theatre in Chicago. And there's a newfangled Damn Yankees in the mix too - for 3D Theatricals in Los Angeles!
Alan is a member of SDC and a Taurus.