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Wednesday April 25, 2018, 1:42pm - by Magnet Theater

 

Say hello to all of our new Conservatory Circuit teams! Come see one of their shows, Fridays at 10 pm, starting May 4th at the Magnet Training Center, 22 W 32nd St., 10th Floor. YES! Shows run through June 8th.

The Conservatory Circuit features improv ensembles made-up of both Magnet students and veteran Magnet performers. Every week, three teams take the stage and perform the classic long form improv structure, The Harold.

Team Rizzo:
Jennifer Aaron
Pete Morris
Elaine Bledsoe
Valentino Salza
Simon Shannon
Nathan Tillis
Anna Vesely
Mary Regan
Coach: Xavier Padin

Team Cha-Cha:
Maxim Ross
Susan Lerner
Craig Lehner
David Freshwater
Marshall Finch
Jana Heaton
Mari Stein
Christine Lawless
Coach: Pat May

Team Frenchie:
Amanda Melhuish
Joe Diliberti
Greg Iacurci
Aaron Riesebeck
Gillian Kushner
Henry Seifter
Christine Magee
Simon Johnston
Coach: Tom Sanchez

Congrats to the new teams, and be sure to come and check them out!

Tuesday April 24, 2018, 3:41pm - by Magnet Theater

 

We are thrilled to announce the next edition of Musical Circuit! These three teams (Kander, Ebb, and Prince) will perform on Saturday nights, starting May 5th at 10:30 pm, at Magnet Training Center, 22 W 32nd St., 10th Floor. We hope to see you there!

The Musical Circuit features musical improv ensembles made-up of both Magnet students and veteran Magnet performers. Every week, three teams take the stage and perform completely improvised pieces of musical theatre made just for you!

Team Kander
Beth Bowman
Caitlin Doherty
Ankit Singh
Steve Tardio
Nathan Tillis
Stacey Weingarten
Coach: Christine Chan

 

Team Ebb
Jonathan Morales
Dylan O’Keefe
Brian Rosenblatt
Emily Swindahl
Shalini Tripathi
Eva Tsang
Coach: Chris Bell

 

Team Prince
Tara Harte
Adam Keller
Erin Richardson
Denis Sazhin
Elie Stav
Lisa Yapp
Coach: Natasha Gleichmann

 
Come out and watch these great shows!

Wednesday April 11, 2018, 1:23pm - by Promo Team

We are excited to announce the next round of the Musical Circuit! 
 
Please fill out THIS FORM to apply to be entered into the lottery for the Spring 2018 run of The Musical Circuit. The deadline to apply will be 12:00PM, Friday, April 20, 2018. Teams will be announced April 23
 
To qualify to be on a Circuit team, you must have completed Musical Level 3 at the Magnet and not currently be performing on a house team. 
 
Circuit teams are created by lottery. Each team will have six members and receive a five-week run of shows at the Training Center. Teams are assigned a coach and expected to rehearse once a week during their run. 
 
The Musical Circuit will run at the Studio Theater at the Training Center for five weeks, on these dates and at these times:
 
Saturday, May 5th, at 10:30pm
Saturday, May 12th, at 10:30pm
Saturday, May 19th, at 10:30pm
Saturday, June 2nd, at 10:30pm
Saturday, June 9th, at 10:30pm
 
If you have any questions, please email Michael Lutton at mjlutton@gmail.com
 
***Please read the following:***
– To apply, you must have completed Musical Level 3 at the Magnet.
– Do not call or email registrar regarding application status.
– Performers are expected to rehearse with their assigned team and coach on a weekly basis.
– Performers are responsible for the cost of coach and space rentals.
Monday April 2, 2018, 3:30pm - by Magnet Theater

We are now accepting applications for The Spring 2018 Conservatory CircuitCircuit Teams are made up of Magnet Theater students, graduates of our training program, and veteran performers. We believe that in order to get better at improv, you need to do it.

 

The deadline to apply is 12:59 AMApril 16th. Teams will be announced April 20th. First rehearsals will be the weekend of the 27th.

 

Circuit shows will begin Friday, May 4th and run for 6 weeks, through June 8th. Shows will be 10PM in the Magnet Studio Theater at the Training Center.

 

To sign up for The Circuit, click this link to fill out the form: https://goo.gl/forms/7jcbIGCDgIFgC6zg1

 

Questions? Just email circuit@magnettheater.com !

 

 

Wednesday March 28, 2018, 11:00am - by Magnet Theater
Musical Megawatt - Musical Improv

We are thrilled to announce the newest additions to our Musical Megawatt lineup! Catch these new teams in action this Tuesday, April 3rd at 7, 8, 9 and 10pm.

Names in bold are new to Musical Megawatt. Names with an asterisk* are returning to Musical Megawatt. Names in italics are joining a preexisting team.

 

**NEW TEAM GRAND**
Maryann Alspaugh
David Barrera
Amy Charowsky
Collin Gossel
Amanda Mayer
Adam Payne
Matt Radlow

 

**NEW TEAM FUNK**
Chris Bell
Natasha Gleichmann
Alejandro La Rosa
Eitan Levine
Amelita Lijek
Blake Rogers
Rachel Zeolla

 

**NEW TEAM RAILROAD**
Matthew Frazier
Ben Fullon*
Audrey Mattaino
Brian Rodriguez
Mel Rubin
Tiffany Springle
Erin Wagner

 

In addition to these teams, Warm Blooded has three new members (in italics):

 

WARM BLOODED
Jon Bander
Woody Fu
Olivia Petzy
Roman Pietrs
Melissa Gordon*
Charlie Nicholson
Ali Reed
Monday March 19, 2018, 2:51pm - by Magnet Theater

Magnet Theater is pleased to announce the new teams and additions for the Spring 2018 season of Megawatt, debuting this Wednesday, March 21st, at 7, 8, 9  and 10:15 pm. We hope to see you there!

Names in bold are new to Megawatt. Names with an asterisk* are returning to Megawatt. Names in italics are joining a preexisting team.

NEW TEAM MUENSTER

Peter Appleby*
Howard Finkelstein*
Chloe Metzger*
Sarah Poirier*
Billy Soco*
Melissa Ulloa
Peter Vale
Jeff Wucher

 

NEW TEAM MANCHEGO

Janelle Bentley
Maggie Bower
Spencer Campbell*
Perri Gross
Alex Kornfeld
Henry Russell Bergstein
Michael Stevens
Jenny Stokka

 

New members have also been added to several existing teams:

BODYWORK

Evan Forde Barden
Kristina Grosspietsch
Michael Lutton
Charlie Nicholson
Dmitry Shein
Collin Batten
Liz Migliaccio
Jamaal Sedayao*

 

SEXY BABY

Katy Berry
Christina Dabney
Tim Dufrisne
Eleanor Lewis
Rob Penty
Fred Urfer
Derrence Washington
Kyle Gordon
Erin Marie Nebel

 

DRAMA

Alex Braslavsky
Jarreau Carrillo
Hillary Dale
Princess Gibbs
Amanda Rothman
Keith Rubin
Danielle Wessler
Jessica Taylor

 

SCOUT

Matt Abedi
Kim Brown
Molly Kiernan
Devin O’Neill
Xavier Padin
Adam Pasulka
Dede Tabak
Tom Sanchez
Sunday March 4, 2018, 1:34pm - by Magnet Theater

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Magnet Theater is now accepting applications for the 2018 spring season of Megawatt. Please fill out THIS FORM no later than THURSDAY, MARCH 8th to apply for an audition slot. Auditions will take place on Thursday 3/15 (evening) and Friday 3/16 (evening), with callbacks being Saturday, March 17th (time TBD).

Anyone who has completed Team Performance Workshop is eligible to apply, though please note that a completed form does not guarantee an audition slot. Due to the high volume of eligible improvisors and a limited number of slots, priority will be given to students and performers who have most recently been on a Megawatt team or completed Team Performance Workshop.

CLICK HERE to apply.

Wednesday February 28, 2018, 12:10pm - by Megan Gray

Musical Megawatt - Musical Improv

We are excited to announce the next round of auditions for Musical Megawatt!

This season, auditions will take place on Saturday, March 24th, 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm, with callbacks on Sunday, March 25th at the same time.  Both rounds of auditions will be at the Magnet Training Center, located at 22 West 32nd Street on the 10th Floor.

To submit for an audition time, please fill out THIS FORM!

Please note only people who have completed Musical Improv Level 3 at Magnet are eligible to audition.

Submissions must be received by Wednesday, March 14th, and emails with assigned audition times will be sent out on Friday the 16th.

If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to email Michael Lutton at mjlutton@gmail.com.

We look forward to seeing you at auditions!

Wednesday January 24, 2018, 2:38pm - by Magnet Theater

Say hello to all of our new Winter 2018 Circuit teams! Come see their shows Fridays at 9 pm, starting February 2nd, and at 10 pm starting March 2nd at the Magnet Training Center, 22 W 32nd St, 10th Floor. Shows run through March 30th.

The Circuit features improv ensembles made-up of both Magnet students and veteran Magnet performers. Every week, three teams take the stage and perform the classic long form improv structure, The Harold.

Team Milano:
Michael Grosso
Jonathan Morales
Joanna McNurlen
Andy Lachman
Joy Weeeng
Chris Yu
Ann Herberger
Tia Scott

Coach: Alex Braslavsky

Team Sausalito:
Erica Soto
Maxim Ross
Arthur Velwest
Karan Sagar
Jeff Mitchell
Erin Resnick
Henry Seifter
Katie Rogers

Coach: Abby Russell

Team Montauk:
Shannon Krowicki
Mark Canlas
Conor Mullen
Yan Timanovsky
Hilary Mitchell
Eugene Chow
Simon Johnston
Sarita Ekya

Coach: Xavier Padin

Team Chesapeake:
Justina Sparling
Jason Farr
Andrea Fischman
Sam Qian
Nathan Tillis
Evelyn Peppas
Parmita Samanta
David Lisuk

Coach: Michael Kroll

Come check them out!

Thursday January 18, 2018, 12:42pm - by Megan Gray


We are now accepting applications for the 2018 Winter edition of The Circuit! The Circuit is a long-form improv program with teams made up of Magnet Theater students, graduates of our training program, and veteran performers. We believe that in order to get better at improv, you need to do it! The Circuit gives more people in our community a chance to work on teams with great coaches, all while performing regularly.

The deadline to apply is January 22, 2018 at noon. Teams will be announced January 23rd. First rehearsals will be the weekend of the 27th.

Circuit shows will begin Friday, February 2nd and run for 9 weeks, through March 30th. Shows in February will be at 9 pm while shows in March will be at 10 pm, all in the Studio Theater at Magnet Training Center.

To sign up, fill out the form: https://goo.gl/forms/zvQ3E31hyaiZQxTG2

Questions? Just email circuit@magnettheater.com!

***Please read the following:***
– To apply, you must have completed up to Level 3 at the Magnet.
– Do not call or email registrar beforehand regarding application status.
– Circuit performers may miss no more than 3 shows or practices.
– Performers are expected to rehearse with their assigned team and coach on a weekly basis at assigned times.
– Performers are responsible for the cost of coach and space rentals.

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