RENT Star Adam Pascal to lead masterclass in Dallas on June 25th


PRESENTED BY: Straight From New York

CO-SPONSORS:  John Garcia’s THE COLUMN & Dallas Summer Musicals

image001Adam Pascal is one of Broadway’s favorite leading men, having been born and raised in NYC. He is widely known for originating the role of Roger Davis in the Original Broadway Cast of Rent, for which he received a Tony Nomination for Best Actor (Musical), and won the Drama League and Obie Award for the role. He went on to star on Broadway as Radames in Elton John & Tim Rice’s popular musical Aida (Drama League Award), Emcee in Cabaret, Huey Calhoun in Memphis, and most recently as Billy Flynn in Chicago. Adam reprised his role of Roger Davis in in the 2005 film version of Rent, and concluded his journey with the character on the 2009 national tour of the show alongside Original Broadway cast member Anthony Rapp. Adam is also a successful recording artist having released 3 solo albums, with the most recent Blinding Light released this past year.

Adam Pascal will be hosting a masterclass, working with performers on musical theatre and pop pieces. ALL AGES are welcome to participate.

DATE and TIME: Wednesday, June 25th 6:00PM

LOCATION: Rowlett High School Theatre, 4700 Kirby Rd., Rowlett, TX  75088

PRESENTED BY: Straight From New York

CO-SPONSORS:  John Garcia’s THE COLUMN & Dallas Summer Musicals

PREPARATION: Participants should prepare one 32-bar cut of a musical theatre or pop song. Bring sheet music marked and in the appropriate key. An accompanist will be provided. No CDs or A Capella.


Participation: $195  (sing for Adam Pascal) SPECIAL DSM HSMTA DISCOUNT: $155

Observation: $35  (learn by observing other singers) SPECIAL DSM HSMTA DISCOUNT: $25

Here is the SPECIAL link for DSM HSMTA students to use for the discount. YOU MUST USE THIS SPECIFIC LINK TO GET THE DISCOUNT:

Booster Club Meeting information

Wakeland Theatre Booster’s final Booster Club meeting: Monday June 2nd at The Tribute in The Colony. Start time 5:30 PM. Nominating Committee of Debbie Owen, Anne Watson, and LeRey Coker will present the following slate for election to the Board. 
President-Carol Kelly
VP-Jackie Daley
Treasurer-Debbie Stanislaus
Secretary-Angela Morris
Parliamentarian-Misty Foster.

Non-elected positions
Banquet Chairperson-Shelly Waters
Volunteer Chairperson-Amy Halverson

Important Deadlines Approaching

Just a reminder of a few important dates/deadlines that are approaching:

NEW ITS Inductees – you should have already turned in your induction fees, but if you have not, please get them turned in asap

Thursday, May 22nd – Banquet RSVP and money due AND ITS Officer packets due

Tuesday, May 27th – ITS Officer Interviews after school