Singing for the Musical Theater – Studio Practice

HB Studio offers both online classes and in-person classes at the Studio. Before your first class, please review the information outlined on the relevant page(s). Class titles below indicate which are running online vs. in person.

A class designed for actors who want to become better singers and singers who want to become better actors. The primary goal is to build your confidence and strengthen your voice as an artist. This confidence will be grounded by a technique for text analysis that applies equally to prose, poetry and song lyrics. Singing will feel as free and true as speaking, if not more so.

Before the first class, you will be asked to provide sheet music of a musical theater song of your choice. An accompanist will then create a piano track for you to sing with in class.

Stephen DeRosa  is best known for playing the Baker in the Broadway revival of INTO THE WOODS and Eddie Cantor on HBO’s BOARDWALK EMPIRE. He most recently was the standby for Nathan Lane in GARY: A SEQUEL TO TITUS ANDRONICUS. Other Broadway credits include ON THE TOWN, BETRAYAL, HAIRSPRAY, HENRY IV, THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNER. National Tour: WEST SIDE STORY. Television credits include BLUE BLOODS, THE BLACKLIST, THE DEUCE, and THE GOOD WIFE…read more

*Please review registration prerequisites before enrolling (on the right-hand side of this page on desktop or below on mobile).

In Summer Term, sign up for this class together with Lonny Price’s “Singing for the Musical Theater – Studio Practice”  class and receive $15 off! (Note: an application is required for class with Lonny Price)

Sign up for either Part A or Part B independently (5 weeks each), or join both for the full 10 week term. You may join Part B without taking Part A: