Previous Guest Artists

 Special Guest Artist, Tony Award-nominee, Obie Award-winner, & Drama Leauge Award-winner, Adam Pascal with MFAA Musical Theatre Certificate student, Dylan Jacob Tacker

Special Guest Artist, Tony Award-nominee, Obie Award-winner, & Drama Leauge Award-winner, Adam Pascal with MFAA Musical Theatre Certificate student, Dylan Jacob Tacker

 

It all started at McCallum...

  • Broadway Star Adam Pascal (Memphis, Aida, Cabaret, Chicago, Rent)- Auditioning For Musical Theatre
  • Olesya Rulin famous for her role as Kelsi in the Disney High School Musical film franchise- The Spiritual Care of the Performing Artist
  • Emmy award-winner Allen Robertson workshopped his new TYA musical Tortoise & Hare with our advanced Musical Theatre students
  • Jon Hacker, National Tour of Newsies and Broadway company of Jersey Boys- 16-Bar Auditions & Musical Theatre Dance
  • Catherine Weidner, Head of Theatre, Ithaca College- Meisner Technique & College Audition Prep.
  • Broadway Performer Cody Wiliams (On The Town, Cinderella, Memphis)- Acting The Song
  • Roger Del Pozo, New York Film Academy- Acting For Film
  • Blake Babbitt, New York Film Academy- Acting For Film
  • Internationally-Acclaimed Physical Theatre Company Action Hero- Physical Theatre & Movement
  • Broadway Veteran Dave Clemmons (Les Mis, Scarlett Pimpernel, Civil War) Founder, Dave Clemmons Casting- College Audition Prep.
  • Internationally-Acclaimed Performance Artist Carla Goldman- Devising Theatre
  • Professional Film & Stage Actor Aaron D. Alexander, BFA University of Texas- Stage Combat: Hand to Hand & Rapier
  • Jelani Remi, Electra Weston, and 14 Members of the Cast and Crew of the National Tour of The Lion King- Professional Theatre Practices
  • Union Broadway Technician Jeff Miller- Guest Sound Design
  • Award-winning Austin Actress Lara Wright, American Academy of Dramatic Arts- Guest Director, Trenchcoat In Common, You Can't Take It With You, The Man Who Came To Dinner
  • Master Teacher Beryl Knifton- Guest Director, Rumors, Halequinade, The 39 Steps, Billy Liar, Dialects
  • Adam Roberts, master's degree in music and college teaching certificate from the Florida State University and undergraduate degrees from Kent State University and Youngstown State University's Dana School of Music- Guest Musical Director, Contemporary Broadway and Pop/Rock Vocal Technique
  • Patrick W. Anthony, MFA Lighting Design, The LIR- Guest Lighting Designer
  • Court Watson, MFA Scenic & Costume Design, NYU- Scenic & Costume Design from Page to Stage
  • Founder of Austin-Based Nationally-Acclaimed Experimental Theatre Company Rude Mechs Madge Darlington- Devising Theatre
  • Northwestern University X-Factors- Pop/Rock Musical Theatre Performance
  • Shana Merlin and Sarah Marie Curry, Merlin Works Institute for Improvisation, ZACH Theatre- Musical Improv
  • Scott Vandenberg, Lighting Faculty at Texas Sate University- Guest Lighting Designer
  • McNally Smith College of Music- Vocal Jazz
  • Christine Ferguson, BFA Musical Theatre, Texas State University- What Is My Type?
  • Michelle Hache, MA Voice, The Julliard School, BFA Voice, Okahoma City University- Guest Director, Cyrano The Musical
  • Adam Miller-Batteau, BFA Acting, University of Michigain- Guest Fight Director, Cyrano The Musical, Animal Farm
  • Patrick Shaw, Managing Director, Rude Mechanicals Off Center Teens- Devising Theatre
  • Nick Mayo, Broadway and Juilliard Alum- Staying Generous and Stanislavsky's Given Circumstances
  • Shawn Churchman, Associate Professor of Musical Theatre, Oklahoma University- College Audition Prep.
  •  Ramón Valdez, Assistant Director of Admissions, University of Southern California School of Dramatic Arts- The College Theatre Experience
  • Joe Deer is Distinguished Professor of Musical Theatre and Director of The Musical Theatre Initiative at Wright State University. He was founding president of The Musical Theatre Educators' Alliance, an international organization of educators and training programs dedicated to recruiting, training and placing talented young artists into Musical Theatre professions. Prof. Deer has taught and directed internationally at some of the worlds top Musical Theatre programs, including The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, Carnegie Mellon University, North Carolina School of the Arts, University of Cincinnati-College Conservatory of Music, Stage School of Hamburg (Germany), Danish Academy of Musical Theatre, Sheridan College (Toronto) and many others. He is a frequent guest at the top pre-college programs in the nation.- College Audition Prep
  • Molly Fox, Professor of Anthropology, UCLA- Writing for the Musical Stage
  • Frank Cortez, Union Stage Hand, The Long Center-Professional Rigging Practices
  • Dr. Ana María Tekina-eirú Maynard- Puerto Rican History: From Tainos to West Side Story
  • Connor Jameson Casey, Peter, Finding Neverland National Tour- Life On The Road/Auditioning in Musical Theatre
  • Omar Abdullah, Artistic Director, ComedySportz Austin, Showcase Improvisation