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Overview

Step into the spotlight with Beyond The Stage Broadway – the ultimate immersive high school musical theatre experience! Prepare to be dazzled over a weekend where students will dive deep into the thrilling world of Broadway productions.

With a whirlwind of workshops ranging from musical theatre dance to heart-pounding stage combat and captivating set design, the possibilities are endless. The real magic lies in our main attractions: a show-stopping showcase performance on a Broadway stage and an exclusive technical theatre workshop led by seasoned Broadway pros.

Don’t just dream about the limelight – seize it with Beyond The Stage Broadway and let your students’ talents shine like never before!

  • Perform on a Broadway Stage 
  • Career Forum
  • Broadway Farewell Celebration and DJ Party 
  • Experiential Student Workshops (Your choice of 2) presented by Broadway Stars and Industry Professionals

    Power of Performance (Vocals) • Power of Performance (Acting & Movement) • Technical Theatre • Acting Techniques, Script Writing • Set Design • Improv Comedy • Musical Theater Dance • Stage Combat • Character Studies • …and more!

Meet Lou Volpe

Creative Consultant for Beyond the Stage Broadway Event

Lou Volpe began teaching at Harry S. Truman High School (Levittown, PA) in 1969 and helped form the theatre department. He chartered ITS Troupe 5008 in 1992 and directed six main-stage performances at the International Thespian Festival. Before retiring in 2013, Volpe was active on the Pennsylvania Chapter board, and his students were involved with the student board. He was awarded Music Theatre International’s first Lifetime Achievement Award for Theatre Education, was selected by Ford’s Theatre in Washington, D.C., as Arts Teacher of the Year in 2014, and was invited to White House to meet President Barack Obama. In March 2018, he was inducted into the Bucks County Hall of Fame. His career is the subject of the book ­Drama High, which inspired NBC’s TV show Rise.

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Event Date

April 3 – 6, 2025

Itinerary

This is a SAMPLE itinerary. All venues and days of scheduled events are subject to change.

Each school will receive its own unique itinerary approximately 30 days prior to travel.

Event Day 1

Check-in after 4pm

Hotel Check-In at NY Marriott Marquis Hotel 

Time to explore New York City!

Option to Purchase Discounted Broadway Show Tickets (Aladdin and/or Back to the Future the Musical)

Event Day 2

Perform!

Experiential Learning Workshop – Technical Theater – at New Amsterdam Theater

Musical Theater Showcases

*Time to Explore New York City when not at the performance showcase

Option to Purchase Discounted Broadway Show Tickets

Event Day 3

Celebrate!

Experiential Learning Workshops

Career Forum with Special Guest Speakers

Experiential Learning Workshops Continue

Farewell Broadway Dinner Celebration with DJ – Buffet Dinner, Desserts & Soft drinks, Performances, and DJ Dance Party 

 

Event Day 4

Checkout

Hotel check-out for non-extended stays

Luggage can be stored at hotel during the day

Packages

Event Includes:

  • Three (3) Night Hotel Accommodations at New York Marriott Marquis (Two (2) night and four (4) night options also available)
  • Perform on a Broadway Stage (New Amsterdam Theater – Home to Aladdin) – Perform One (1) song or a medley of songs from your High School Spring Musical – includes live critiques/commentary from Broadway Stars
  • Unlimited Access to Beyond the Stage Broadway Performance Photos and Videos
  • Experiential Learning Workshops (choice of 2) presented by Broadway Stars and Industry Professionals
  • Career Forum – Panel of Theater Industry Professionals – Talent Agents, Managers, Casting Agents, College Theater Arts Recruiters, and more!
  • Farewell Broadway Dinner Celebration with DJ at Sony Hall – includes performances by Broadway Stars

Add-Ons

Additional Hotel Nights

  • Options to add extended stay until Monday, April 7

Discounted Broadway Show Tickets

  • Including Talk Back with select cast members following the show
  • Aladdin and/or Back to the Future The Musical 

Group Airfare

  • Separate Contract will be Provided

Additional Workshops

  • Contact us for rates

Contact Us for Package Pricing!

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Hotel

HEADQUARTER HOTEL

New York Marriott Marquis

Surround yourself with the sights and sounds of the city at New York Marriott Marquis.

HEADQUARTER HOTEL

New York Marriott Marquis

Surround yourself with the sights and sounds of the city at New York Marriott Marquis.

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