Upon receiving a casting notice and confirming you are accepting the casting offer by registering your child(ren), you will receive a private link to a dedicated page on our website (the Callboard) featuring program details and other important information. Details about travel deals and program locations, to lunch menus and costumes will be updated there for you.
Where can I find program information and updates prior to arriving in New York City?
When should we plan to arrive in New York City?
We recommend travelling the day before the first scheduled rehearsal which will be begin in the morning.
Do you provide housing?
No. Camp Broadway is not a traditional sleep-away camp and does not provide housing for any of our programming. However, we do have partnerships with area hotels. Check your program’s Callboard for any special offers that may be available during your program.
What are the rehearsal hours?
Rehearsals on Saturday and Sunday will be approximately 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM. On Monday, the day of the performance, rehearsal begins at approximately 10:00 AM. Cast Members will remain with the Camp Broadway Staff until the conclusion of the performance which is approximately 9:00 PM.
What will Cast Members wear during rehearsals?
Your Cast Member will be given a Camp Broadway t-shirt to wear during rehearsal. Comfortable non-constricting clothes. The footwear cast members will wear in the performance should be worn during rehearsals. No jeans, short-shorts, flip-flops, sandals or platform shoes are allowed.
What will Cast Members wear for the performance?
Cast Members will be provided with a costume to wear during the performance. You will be provided with a description of footwear and other personal garments to be worn. This information will be sent to Cast Member’s families as soon as the costume design is finalized.
Is daily, full attendance mandatory?
Yes. For Camp Broadway’s performance opportunity events, there are no excused absences for any reason. Our team is skilled at rehearsing a cast of young performers with very focused use of a short rehearsal period. Therefore, all Cast Members must be present and fully participate at all times.
Where do Camp Broadway programs take place?
Camp Broadway programs are always held in authentic Broadway rehearsal studios that are also used by professional productions. These are located primarily in the midtown area on the West Side of Manhattan.
Does my child need to bring lunch?
No. Lunch and dinner where applicable, healthy snacks and water will be provided during rehearsal times. All Camp Broadway programs are nut free. Additionally, any medical or dietary needs will be accommodated. You will have an opportunity to indicate any food allergies or dietary restrictions during the registration process. You may send your Cast Member with a meal if you so desire.
What are the Camp Broadway Staff Qualifications?
Camp Broadway staff members are required to participate in a rigorous interview and training process. Directors, Choreographers and Musical Directors must have Broadway and/or National Tour credits. Featured Players must have professional credits and Assistant Stage Managers are college age performers or recent graduates working towards a professional performing career. Our administrative staff, including on-site Line Producers, all have credentials in professional theatre as well. All staff submit to a background check and are CPR/First Aid certified.
Can participants leave the premises on his or her own, or must a parent or guardian be present?
There will be no self-sign out option available for this event. All Cast Members must be signed out by an authorized adult at a location we will designate.
Can I get a letter from Camp Broadway describing the reason for my Cast Member’s absence from School?
Yes. A letter for your child’s school is available on the Callboard.
Can I request to place my Cast Member in a group with their friend or sibling?
No. Due to the nature of this program, groups are composed based on many casting variables. Therefore, we cannot accept requests for group placement.
Will parents be able to watch rehearsals?
No. Due to space and security constraints, parents are not permitted to watch rehearsals.
I have a specific question. Who can I talk to?