CRAZY FOR YOU
On February 19, 2017, four of our students performed in the festival chorus of Manhattan Concert Productions performance of Crazy For You. This was a one-night only event held in David Geffen Hall of Lincoln Center starring Laura Osnes and Tony Yazbeck. The production was directed by five-time Tony Award winner Susan Stroman and conducted by Kevin Stites.
LIMTF PARTICIPANTS: Cassandra Blower, Marco Chiriboga, Lauren Giglio, and Keenan Lyons.
THE SECRET GARDEN
On February 22, 2016, twenty of our students performed in the festival chorus of Manhattan Concert Productions performance of The Secret Garden. This was a two-night only event held in David Geffen Hall of Lincoln Center starring Sierra Boggess, Daisy Egan, Cheyenne Jackson, Ramin Karimloo, and Sydney Lucas. The production was directed by Stafford Arima and conducted by Michael Kosarin.
LIMTF PARTICIPANTS: MaryRose Brendel, Christine Lanzilotta, Jessica Menditto , Jean-Marie Neave , Maddie Shea , Stephanie Shea , Anna Francesca Schiavoni , Cassandra Blower, Lauren Chait , Dee Danis , Lauren Giglio , Kaitlyn Jehle , Reilly Rose Schombs , Megan Montemurro , Stephanie Zovich , Marco Chiriboga, Sebastien Diaquoi , Sam Hoffman, Zachary Hausman, and Tyler Zeoli
On February 16, 2015, twenty-eight of our students performed in the festival chorus of Manhattan Concert Productions performance of Parade. This was a one-night only event held in Avery Fischer Hall of Lincoln Center starring Jeremy Jordan and Laura Benanti. This performance was under the direction of Gary Griffin, and the festival chorus was prepared and conducted under the baton of the show's Tony award-winning composer, Jason Robert Brown.
“Recognizing the quality of your program, I would like to extend an invitation to you and members of the Long Island Musical Theatre Festival to participate in our 2015 Broadway Concert production of PARADE, under the direction of Tony Award winner, Jason Robert Brown.”
– Dr. Craig Arnold, Founder & Artistic Director, MCP
LIMTF PARTICIPANTS: Caitlin Dermody, Marina Kopf, Madeline Shea, Christine Lanzilotta, Lauren Leibowitz, Jessica Menditto, Maura Sitzman, Maria Andreoli, Stephanie Fitt, Lauren Giglio, Anna Schiavoni, Jillian Sharpe, Stephanie Shea , Trevor Ewald , Samuel Hoffman, David Gabriel Lerner, Paulie Pecorella, Ethan Borst, Sebastien Diaquoi , Thomas Foley, George Franklin, and Nicholas Magnus