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MCW Theatre Arts Prep


Now offering a Triple Threat training program for high school students!

Learn from nationally known stars of television, Film & Broadway. The program includes vocal studies, acting, dance, music theory, ear training, piano, and recording session techniques. Classes in recording engineering & music production, and expert training for classical and pop music is also available. Come visit us and watch a class!

MCW Theater Arts Prep Students Will Receive:

  • 24 One-hour Private Voice Lessons
  • Vocal Performance Studio Class
  • Music Theory
  • Group Piano
  • Dance
  • Acting
  • NYC Night at the Opera and/or Broadway
  • Masterclasses
  • Performance Opportunities
  • Recording Session
  • College & Career Counseling

For questions about the program contact Doug Bish

Tuition: $5,800

Registration Fee: $50 

For Information about scholarships contact Nicole Peragine

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MCW Theater Arts Prep Faculty

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Korliss Uecker

Vocal Studies

Douglas Bish

Dean, Prep Theory, Clarinet, Chamber Ensembles

Renee Guerrero

Piano, Prep Accompanist

Celeste Simone

Vocal Masterclass

Justin Kessler

Recording Session Techniques

Paige Sabo


Amy Griffin


Sakina Jaffrey


Marc Delacruz


Cheryl Stern


Pascal Pastrana


Past Guest Artists:

Michael Orland

Faith Prince

Randy Graff

Rita Harvey 

Jake Robinson

Ereni Sevasti 

Dylan Baker

Mary Elizabeth Poore

Gary Ljungquist

Dr. Linda Carroll

Shaina Vencel 

Audition Requirements

MCW Theater Arts Prep

  • Should be a serious music student, possibly with aspirations for college study at a music conservatory or university and a professional performing career.
  • Minimum Age – Must be Entering Grade 8
  • Maximum Age – Grade 12
  • Completed Application (Application below)
  • Audition Video – High-quality video of at least TWO musical selections in contrasting styles. (can be a recording from a performance or self-made video. Singers should be accompanied.)
  • Recordings must be recent: made no more than four months prior to application.
  • Please label each upload with the name of the work and include your name.
  • We recommend listening to your recordings prior to uploading.

For additional questions, please contact Dr. Douglas Bish, Dean of Students and Faculty:

Video Instruction:

Please announce your name at the beginning of the video

Please state the composer and title of your selected piece

Click or drag a file to this area to upload.
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MCW Prep Students have been accepted to these colleges:

McGill UniversityUniversity of Arts PhiladelphiaWestern Connecticut UniversityHofstra University 

The American Musical & Dramatic Academy
Cornell University
West Conn
Berklee College of Music

Juilliard School
Belmont University
SUNY Purchase Conservatory
Manhattan School of Music

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