October 22, 2014

Spotlight on Shawn Renfro

RRS Managing director Shawn Renfro

Shawn has been working with me for over a year now.  I thought it’s time to put him in the “spotlight“! You have been the Managing Director at the Y for 18 months now.  What changes have you seen in the program since you began? The three companies (Jr., Teen and Rep) are much more [...]

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Moving Up To RRS 2014: Renee Metzger

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Here’s Renee Metzger – another JR moving up to our RRS teen program. How do you feel about joining the teen program? Excited What do you think is expected of you now that you’re no longer a JR. ? Pay more attention What was your favorite RRS show and why? Babes In Arms What are [...]

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Moving Up To RRS 2014: Colin Thoman

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Each year we have a group of kids that have gone through our JR Rising Stars program who are now old enough to move up to our RRS Teen program. Today we introduce you to Colin Thoman – a former JR moving up to our teen program. How do you feel about joining the teen [...]

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2013-2014 National Youth Arts Awards

National Youth Theater Awards

We’re honored to be recipients for the 2013-2014 National Youth Arts Awards.  Congrats to all award winners and nominees!! Awards: Lead Actor in a Musical: Ezra Mutnick as Roger in Rent Lead Actress in a Musical: Leora Einleger as Natalie Haller in All Shook Up Lead Actress in a Musical: Rachel Szpilka as Mimi in Rent Supporting Actress [...]

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Behind The Scenes – Peter Pan, Jr.

Behnd The Scenes Peter Pan Jr. Summer Stage 2014

Our Summer Stage campers and crew have been busy getting ready for tonight’s opening of Peter Pan, Jr. at 7pm. Here’s a look at what’s been going on behind the scenes… Tickets are available online or at the door for $10 each. Photo Credit:  Stacey Natal

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And The Tony Goes To… Opens Tuesday August 29th

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Come and see And the Tony Goes To… an Evening of Award-Winning Music!* This year’s Summer Stock is a musical revue featuring songs from Tony-award winning musicals, as well as a few extra honorable mentions. The music ranges from Golden Age to Contemporary; from composers like Rogers and Hammerstein to Lin-Manuel Miranda. The cast consists [...]

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Summer Stage Starts Tomorrow!

Summer Stage 2014 Counselors

It’s hard to believe our camp season begins tomorrow! We’re all excited to get our summer stage program started. The other day you got to meet our C.I.T.’s.  Here’s the rest of our staff – eager to meet the campers tomorrow! Joining me as Assistant Camp director is Jessica Lavery.  She’s  an RRS alum as [...]

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