As she takes the reins of the Pace School of Performing Arts, she talks mentorship, marathons, and the future of the field.
Holmes will oversee the academics and operations of PPA’s eight degree programs.
The craft of musical theatre is passed between generations—from teacher to student and from student to teacher.
Musical theatre artists are no longer just actors, writers, or singers, and schools are finding new ways to train them.
Theatre educators model, shape, develop and even work alongside their students.
For some musical theatre programs, working professionally while in school is not an option, while others leave it up to the students.
Auditioning for undergraduate theatre programs can be stressful, but it’s all about finding the right fit.