Please check back here regularly for Master Class information. We regularly bring incredibly talented people down from NYC and other places around the country to host Master Classes. See below for past Master Classes that we've hosted - and let us know if you have an idea for a class. Thank you!
PAST MASTER CLASSES:
A little more about Travis:
Travis Greisler is a New York City based director and teacher who began his career as a professional actor at the age of nine appearing on Broadway in The Who’s Tommy, Radio City Music Hall’s Xmas Spectacular and the National Tours of Les Miz and Big. After graduating from Northwestern University, he began working as an associate director on many projects including Tales of the City (score by the Scissor Sisters) at the American Conservatory Theatre alongside Jason Moore, whom he also assisted on the original workshops of The Book of Mormon and will work with once again this spring on Fully Committed on Broadway starring Modern Family’s Jesse Tyler Ferguson. He also contributed musical staging for Yeast Nation by the writing team behind Urinetown at the NYFringe and created and directed The Orion Experience, an immersive rock concert, which had an off Broadway run. Recently, Travis directed The Rocky Horror Show at Yale University and the current TheatreWorks USA tour of The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe. Other favorite directing credits include: Into the Woods, Lippa's Wild Party, Rated RSO (NYMF, Joe's Pub, The Court LA), Hey You Know What Movie Would Make a Good Musical?, Company, Edges, jon and jen and multiple productions at Stagedoor Manor. Visit www.travisgreisler.com for more info.
A little more about Misha:
Misha Shields is a New York and Boston based choreographer specializing in musical theater, immersive performance, and aerial work. Misha has choreographed NY productions at The Signature Theater Center, XL Nightclub, The Actor's Temple, Astoria Performing Arts Center, The Dixon Place, The Algonquin Theatre, The Julia Miles Theatre, The Zipper Factory, as well as other regional productions at The White Plains Performing Arts Center, Yale University, Fordham University, The Boston Conservatory, Theater Works, The Broadway Kids Company, and various web-series and music videos. Off-Broadway, Misha has choreographed, The Orion Experience: Off-Broadway's Interactive Dance Party, at XL Nightclub in midtown Manhattan, Who's Your Baghdaddy? Or How I Started The Iraq War, at The Actor's Temple, and Merrily We Roll Along, at Astoria Performing Arts Center. She is also the choreographer for, The Perks of Writing A Musical: A New Web-Series, and the Off-Broadway concert of Hey, You Know What Movie Would Make A Good Musical? Misha was the Director of the Senior Dance Company at The Bridge For Dance Studio in Manhattan.
Over the past nine years, Misha has taught dance classes throughout New York and New Jersey, for Denise Simon's Musical Theater Workshops, The Bridge For Dance, Manhattan Motion Dance Studio, Broadway Bodies Dance Studio, DramaZone, Stagelite Performing Arts & Dance Studio, Performer's Theatre Workshop, and The Dance Shoppe. She specializes in teaching tap, ballet, jazz, modern, pointe, hip-hop, musical theatre, Zumba, aerobics, gymnastics, aerial silks, and static trapeze. More info at www.mishashields.com.