The art of an audition
Master the art of a musical theatre audition
While at Elon, Jessie appeared in a variety of roles (Whatsername in American Idiot, Jennyanydots in Cats, and Lizzie in Baby, to name a few). Along with her standard courses, she also took multiple Shakespeare and audition classes, and served as a teaching assistant for Rock the Music Theatre (a class dedicated to performing pop/rock material in auditions). She ended her time at Elon with an eight-week casting director series where she refined her audition techniques with some of the top casting directors and agencies in New York. After graduating, Jessie signed with Heyman Talent Agency and performed a full-year-contract with Dollywood Theme Park.
Jessie’s goal as an audition coach is to provide updated industry insights that will help students attack their auditions with confidence and ease. As a teacher, she hopes to do much of the same while maintaining a strong focus on technique. She believes strongly in balancing passion and play as you work to find the best “you” to bring to each audition.
THE ART OF AN AUDITION
WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE:
In this weekly class, you will fully study and prepare a song to use in Musical Theatre auditions. You will be guided through selecting, cutting, and performing an audition song so that you can bring your best self to the audition room every time you sing. Taught by MKS INSTRUCTOR, JESSIE BROWNIE.
Meet Your Instructor:
WHO SHOULD ENROLL:
High School students looking to step up their game in the Musical Theatre audition room.
6:00PM – 8:00PM Eastern
Meets each Thursday: August 18 – September 8, 2022
$249 (Payment Plans Available)
St. Mark’s Methodist Church – Midtown Atlanta (Free Parking Available)
Before the camp begins, your coach will guide you through selecting the perfect song for you. Throughout the first three weeks together, we will workshop everyone’s material so that they’re audition-room-ready.
In the last week, we will have a mock audition (or final showing) of everyone’s pieces to see the finished product in an audition context.
The Art of an Audition will help you build a strong connection between you and your material, so it may come alive in any audition.
Ready to Enroll?
THURSDAY AUGUST 18 – SEPTEMBER 8, 2022 | $249
This weekly class (offered exclusively online) takes the student through the process of writing a song. Whether you hear a melody in your head first or you jot down those lyrics as they come to you, we will incorporate structure, meaning, and instrumentation to bring your song to life!