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BACKSTAGE PASS: Stephen Purdy, Founder & Principal Coach of The New York Vocal Coaching Studio


Stephen Purdy is known throughout New York’s music community as a top vocal coach for artists, and next year, his book Musical Theatre Song: Selection, Preparation, and Presentation for the Contemporary Stage will be available to artists all over the country. His musical direction and conducting credits include Broadway and national tour productions of Peter Pan, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, and The Full Monty, and nowadays, he educates vocal students and runs the New York Vocal Coaching Studio in addition to teaching at Marymount Manhattan College and the American Musical Theatre Academy in London, England. Stage Door Connections sat down with Stephen to talk about how he discovered musical direction and vocal coaching as a career path, his experiences working with various groups of artists throughout this career, and his upcoming book.
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Nine Reasons Why By Being Non-Union ROCKS!

Nine Reasons Why By Being Non-Union ROCKS!
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Backstage Pass: Jennifer Tepper, Director of Programming - 54 Below

Jennifer Ashley Tepper may have grown up in a small town in Florida, but she has without a doubt made New York and its Broadway community her home.  As the current Director of Programming at 54 Below, Broadway’s supper club, Tepper works around the clock scheduling and producing the large variety of performances that appear there every night, as well as working on her upcoming book The Untold Stories of Broadway: Volume 2. Tepper’s work as a producer and musical theatre historian keeps Broadway’s past alive in the minds of New York’s contemporary theatre-goers. Stage Door Connections caught up with her to learn more about Tepper’s path to Broadway, her upcoming book, and her favorite things about 54 Below.
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