Chipola Theatre faculty attend Broadway workshop

Pictured are Sirmon and Smith on stage at the New Amsterdam Theatre on 42nd Street, the second oldest theater in America and home of Disney’s Aladdin.

Charles Sirmon, Chipola Director of Theatre and Connie Smith, Chipola Technical Director were recently invited to attend the recent Broadway Teachers’ Workshop in New York.

The workshop included 30 hours of coursework on direction, choreography, production skills, story structure, song interpretation, Broadway history and professional observation.

The Chipola faculty also attended four Broadway productions and met with cast members, producers and creative teams.