Chipola Theatre in the Big Apple

Chipola College theatre majors recently visited New York for a five-day educational tour of Broadway. Charles Sirmon, Director of Theatre, along with Evelyn Ward, Director of Fine and Performing Arts, led the students who attended five Broadway shows.

Students attended a talk-back with James Monroe Iglehart (at left in photo), Tony-Award-winning actor in Disney's Aladdin.

Students attended a talk-back with James Monroe Iglehart (at left in photo), Tony-Award-winning actor in Disney’s Aladdin.

Students also had a backstage tour of the Broadway musical, Matilda, led by Chipola’s guest artist for costumes, Zac West. Between shows, the students visited the Statue of Liberty and the 911 Memorial and Museum.