July 19, 2013 – Christopher d’Amboise, dancer, director, choreographer, playwright, and educator joined Broadway Theatre Project’s 2013 season once again this year as a guest artist. D’Amboise taught the apprentices choreography to his original song “Burn.” This piece will be featured in the 23rd annual Broadway Theatre Project festival on July 27th at the University of South Florida.
Christopher’s dance credits include: New York City Ballet (principal dancer), Broadway’s production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Song and Dance” (Tony nomination). Christopher is also known for his work as a director and as the Artistic Director and President/CEO of The Pennsylvania Ballet.
Broadway Theatre Project (BTP), a nonprofit 501(c) (3) organization, is the renowned musical theatre intensive that provides its apprentices with critical training in the disciplines of acting, dancing and singing, taught by a faculty of accomplished educators and performers. As part of its mission, the program strives to engender apprentices with the personal skills necessary to work and survive in the professional world of performing arts. 2013 Artistic Directors are Debra McWaters and Darren Gibson.
Broadway Theatre Project’s 23rd season is currently taking place July 7- 28, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. Christopher joins the ranks of Gregory Hines, Austin Pendleton, Julie Andrews, Joel Grey, and Patti Lupone, among many others as a guest faculty member at the Project.
The Broadway Theatre Project’s festival performances take place at 3:00 p.m and 7:00 p.m on July 27th at the University of South Florida. Tickets can be purchased at ticketmaster.com or http://bit.ly/12XgZRu.