The School of Music, Theatre, and Dance offers a six-day workshop (Monday-Saturday) studying musical theatre for ages 14-18. This intensive program is an opportunity to study musical theatre with the award-winning faculty of CSU’s Musical Theatre program: Broadway performers Noah Racey (Curtains, Thoroughly Modern Millie) and Patty Goble, (Curtains, Ragtime), have performed in 11+ Broadway shows and have 50 years’ professional experience between them. Students will work on college audition material, bring song interpretation skills to a new level, and study movement from one of Broadway’s top song and dance performers.
Dates: June 5-10, 2023; 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily with a 2 p.m. performance on June 10
Location: Camps take place at CSU Spur in Denver
Cost: $540 per participant; scholarships are available.
About Noah Racey
Noah Racey is an award-winning actor, director, choreographer, and educator. As an actor, his Broadway credits include Curtains, Never Gonna
Dance, Thoroughly Modern Millie, and Follies. Television credits include Boardwalk Empire, Person of Interest, and Are We There Yet? As a
director and choreographer, his Broadway credits include The Terms of My Surrender (movement director) and Thoroughly Modern Millie (associate choreographer, Tony Award for Best Choreography). Mr. Racey also choreographed for the 5th Avenue Theatre (Cinderella, Guys and Dolls), Seattle’s ACT (Grey Gardens), Goodspeed Opera House (Show Boat, Annie Get Your Gun – both won the Connecticut Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Choreography), and Asolo Repertory Theatre (Show Boat). He choreographed the world premieres for It Shoulda Been You (George Street Playhouse) and Turn of the Century (Goodman Theatre, starring Jeff Daniels, directed by Tommy Tune). Mr. Racey conceived, wrote, choreographed, and starred in the 2013 world premiere of Noah Racey’s: PULSE (Asolo Repertory Theatre, directed by Jeff Calhoun). The original work won rave reviews and an extended run. As an educator, he has given lectures, masterclasses, and workshops at Yale University, University of Michigan, Boston Conservatory, New York University, Elon University, and Seattle’s 5th Avenue Theatre Conservatory. He is the founding artistic director of the New York Song & Dance Company. In addition to performances in many New York venues including Carnegie Hall, The Allen Room at Lincoln Center, and Town Hall, the NYSDC toured overseas in collaboration with the U.S. Embassy and conducted workshops in cities such as Amman, Jordan, and Jerusalem. Noah is a Boston Conservatory graduate and a strong proponent for arts funding in public schools. noahracey.com
About Patty Goble
As a professional singer and actress, Patty Goble was last seen on Broadway as Miss Jones in How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying starring Daniel Radcliffe and John Laroquette. She has been a member of six original Broadway companies that include the critically acclaimed Ragtime with Brian Stokes Mitchell and Audra McDonald, Curtains starring David Hyde Pierce, The Woman in White, Bye, Bye Birdie with John Stamos, and the Tony Award-winning musical revivals of La Cage aux Folles and Kiss Me, Kate. Throughout her career, she has joined the companies of Toronto, Broadway, and The Music Box Tour of The Phantom of the Opera having performed the roles of Christine and Carlotta. Ms. Goble has toured the United States and Canada in the productions of Kiss Me, Kate, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Music of the Night, and Cats (Jellylorum/Griddlebone). Carnegie Hall appearances have included South Pacific (PBS), Show Boat, The Sound of Music, and the New York premiere of the controversial hit opera Jerry Springer, the Opera. She performed with the New York Philharmonic at Avery Fisher Hall in the PBS production of Candide. Regional credits have earned her rave reviews as Anna in The King and I, Meg in Damn Yankees, Mother Abbess in The Sound of Music, and Mrs. Sneed Hill in The Unsinkable Molly Brown. Original cast recordings include Kiss Me, Kate, Ragtime, Curtains, and South Pacific (at Carnegie Hall). Ms. Goble had the distinct pleasure of recording “Songs of Love and Life,” for voice and wind ensemble by Frank Ticheli with the University of North Texas Wind Ensemble with Eugene Migliaro-Corporon conducting. She holds a Master of Music in Vocal Performance from the New England Conservatory, a Bachelor of Music Education from the University of Northern Colorado, and is a distinguished alum from Casper College in Casper, Wyoming.