Karen Olivo Online Workshop
Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021
5:00pm – 6:45pm ET (Eastern Time)
Tony Award Winner KAREN OLIVO will work with each student on audition technique and song interpretation in this special online master class. We will focus on giving actors the opportunity to bring their audition and performance skills to the next level and how to better connect to their audition material. Students will also take part in a Q&A with Ms. Olivo and the Broadway Workshop team.
Each student should prepare one musical theatre song of their choice for this workshop and have an accompaniment track in the correct key. This is an online workshop through Zoom.
Students should be prepared for honest feedback and be ready to work in depth on their song selections.
Class is limited to 8 students.
Karen Olivo was most recently seen starring as Satine in Broadway’s latest hit Moulin Rouge, after previous performing the role in ART’s production in Boston. Karen received a Tony Award for her portrayal of Anita in the 2009 Broadway Revival of West Side Story, and also originated the role of Vanessa in the Original Broadway Cast of In the Heights. She performed as Angelica Schuyler in the Chicago engagement of Hamilton. Her other Broadway credits include Rent and Brooklyn, and has performed Off-Broadway and regionally in Fun Home, Murder Ballad, tick, tick...Boom, and Hair.
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Things you’ll need to participate in our Broadway Workshop Online Workshop Series:
- A computer or device (such as a phone or tablet) with internet connection
- A 16-32 bar accompaniment track for your song
- A second device (phone or tablet) to play your 16-32 bar accompaniment track
- Zoom – available through download at www.Zoom.com
Students will need one (1) musical theatre or pop/rock audition song in the correct key for this workshop. We will only be focusing on ONE 16/32 bar musical cut in this class. If possible please have a second song to be used as backup. We suggest that you do not sing songs currently on Broadway. You need a track to sing along with, you can try to find a track on-line or you can feel free to email our musical directors to create a track for you (INFO BELOW).
If you are looking for song suggestions – Click HERE to browse for song cuts.
We have put together a list of helpful places to find tracks for your musical theater/pop songs.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions at all about this workshop.
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