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Have you ever wanted to take a trip to New York to work with Broadway industry professionals and immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the city? How about if that trip includes a session with a coach from KMS who will work with you to ensure you are prepared with an appropriate song cut to be used in your workshops and master classes? Well KMS and St. Cecilia Tours are here to deliver!
Day 1 - Travel and Free Day
We meet at Houston IAH and board our non-stop ﬂight to New York City. After landing, we collect our luggage and take a state of the art coach to our hotel located in the Times Square area. The rest of the afternoon and evening will be at your leisure, so make sure to enjoy a nice restaurant and perhaps a Broadway performance of your choice.
Day 2 - Broadway 101 and Vocal Masterclass
Breakfast is on your own, then we meet in the hotel lobby to walk to our studio where you will enjoy Broadway 101, a class taught by current Broadway performers…be ready to sing, move, and play! We break for lunch and in the afternoon we enjoy a vocal master class with a Broadway performer. Bring your prepared song cut to sing and get feedback from a real Broadway professional.
Day 3 - Broadway Workshop and Dance Class
Breakfast is on your own, then we meet in the lobby to walk to our studio where you we will have a workshop with a cast member and the music director from a current Broadway musical. There will be an opportunity for Q&A with the cast member and director. We break for lunch and in the afternoon you will have the opportunity to participate in a broadway dance and movement class. In the evening, we meet outside our designated theatre to attend a Broadway show together, followed by a backstage tour.
Day 4 - Travel and Free Day
This morning is at your leisure. Around noon we board our shuttle and head to NYC LaGuardia airport where we take a non-stop flight home to Houston, and our Broadway experience must unfortunately come to an end.
Cost of Travel
Includes: Airfare, Hotel, Coach Transportation, Masterclasses, Workshops, Broadway Show, Pre-Tour Coaching.
- Participating Price: $1,375
- Chaperone Price: $1,225
- Participating Price: $1,275
- Chaperone Price: $1,155
*Please note that a chaperone MUST accompany any student either in a double occupancy room or in a quad occupancy room. You can fill a quad room with 2-3 students but a chaperone MUST stay in the room with the participating student.
KMS is honored to partner with St. Cecilia Tours to now offer an exciting educational trip where students experience the best of Broadway, learn from the pros, and make incredible memories!
Meet the KMS and St. Cecilia Tours Team
Because we believe in quality service, one or more of the team will travel with every tour to attend all workshops, classes, and tour sponsored events. This trip really is the best of both worlds, you have freedom to do your own thing for meals, free days, and evenings off, PLUS you get two education-packed days to take students to the next performance level.
Blythe is a seasoned theatre arts educator who has taken many student groups on trips to NYC. With a BFA in Musical Theatre from SHSU, experience working as a producer, performer, director, and choreographer, she is well versed in audition prep and performance. Blythe is your first point of contact for all Broadway Experience tours, and she's here to answer any questions you may have.
Luke has over 15 years of experience as a music director, conductor, pianist, choir director, and contractor, and has served as an audition accompanist in countless auditions. Over the years, Luke has worked with many theatre professionals and brings his diverse network of working Broadway professionals to the Broadway Experience trip.
Eric understands what defines a successful music tour and that each group is different with unique needs not just in terms of venues, but also in terms of itineraries and pricing. Eric looks forward to working with you on your upcoming Broadway Experience. Dr. Gundersen is also a professional musician in North Houston.