BBE team announced

Jan 15 2016 | By More

Bring It On creative team announced

The creative team for the Beyond Broadway Experience has been announced ahead of this weekend’s open auditions for its Summer School production of Bring It On: The Musical.

MGA Academy founders, Drew Gowland and Murray Grant, will direct and choreograph the summer school, which is scheduled to run in Edinburgh from Saturday 9 to Friday 21 July 2016 – culminating in three performances of Bring It On at the Kings on the Friday 21 and Saturday 22.

bringiton_full_hor_4cMalcolm Burnett, who is a well known director and advisor on the Scottish youth theatre circuit has been appointed as Project Consultant.

Bring It On is set in the competitive world of cheerleading and over-the-top team rivalries in American High Schools.

Accents Coach for the summer school will be American accent specialist Lynn Baines, who has worked regularly with the likes of the Lyceum, Dundee Rep, Perth and Pitlochry Festival Theatre.

Musical direction will be by Neil Metcalf, who trained at the Opera school of the RSAMD (now RSA) and works across a wide number of genres as a vocal coach, solo pianist, accompanist, continuo player and conductor. He is currently Faculty Leader (Music) at The MGA Academy of Performing Arts.

Gerard Bentall, who taught at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts and also worked as vocal consultant for Paul Spyker Management, will be the vocal coach for the summer school.

Other creative  contributors will be co-choreographer Arthur Gourounlian, consultant Zoe Tyler, costume co-ordinator C.J. Hill and marketing manager Sarah Heney.

Auditions will be held on this Sunday, 17 January 2016, at Dance Base and are open to actors, singers, dancers, acrobats and cheerleaders who will be aged between 12 and 25 years-old on 1 July 2016.

Listing and links

Beyond Broadway Experience Bring It On auditions
Dance Base, 14-16 Grassmarket, EH1 2JU.
Sunday 17 January 2016. 10am-4pm.

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