Theatre and Dance

New York Showcase 2015

Date: Monday, March 2, 2015
Location: Theatre Row Studios, 410 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036
Time: One-hour showcases at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. A reception will follow each performance.
To RSVP, please call (765) 285-8740 or email at

Ball State's fourteenth annual New York Showcase provides a unique opportunity for casting agents, directors, and other theatre professionals to see graduating seniors from the Department of Theatre and Dance.

This year's showcase is under the artistic consultation of New York casting director Stephanie Klapper as well as Bill Jenkins, Michael Elliott, Eva Patton, and Peter Zapp which features some of the best young acting and musical theatre talent of 2014.

About Our Program
Ball State University is home to one of the nation's fastest-growing theatre and dance programs, with 400 majors specializing in acting, musical theatre, dance, and other areas.

In the past few years alone, recent graduates have appeared on Broadway (Thoroughly Modern Millie, Chicago, Mary Poppins, and Mamma Mia!), in national tours (Cats, Man of LaMancha, Hairspray, and Grease), on prime-time television (ER, CSI, Gossip Girl, and Law and Order), in feature films, and in nationally televised commercials.

More Information
For more information about the New York Showcase, contact Bill Jenkins.

Christine Baranski at the 2013 New York showcase

2013 showcase students with Christine Baranski

 Joel Grey and Sutton Foster

2012 NY showcase participants with Joel Grey and Sutton Foster

Norbert Leo Butz

Theatre students with Norbert Leo Butz