Vocal Technique for Musical Theatre

Facilitated by Michael Mendez

Date: May 2

Time:

5:30-6:30 PM

Registration is now closed. Please send all questions or inquiries to courtney.day@bluecanoetheatrical.ca

Location:

Registered Participants will be sent a link to a Zoom video chat

Workshop Description

Singing on Broadway 8 times a week requires proper technique to keep your performance vibrant and consistent. Need a little help nailing that final note? Not sure how get through that long musical phrase?  We will discuss breathing tips and tricks for healthy singing, to help you take your songs to the next level. Learn vocal technique tips from the pros that you can use throughout your whole career.  

Michael Mendez

Michael Mendez originated the role of Fatty Arbuckle in the Broadway Production of Chaplin, directed by Warren Carlyle, and is featured on the Original Broadway Cast Recording.  Mr. Mendez also originated the role of Olaf in FROZEN: A Musical Spectacular for the Disney Wonder, directed by Tony-nominee Sheryl Kaller. Other New York Credits include  Hey, Look Me Over! at City Center Encores! featuring Joel Grey, Vanessa Williams, and Bebe Neuwirth, as well as the Off Broadway musical FAT CAMP.   Other Regional credits include: Man of La Mancha at Westport Country Playhouse,  How The Grinch Stole Christmas at The Old Globe, Damn Yankees at Goodspeed Opera House, Peter and the Starcatcher at Weston Playhouse, Billy Elliot at North Carolina Theatre, and The Full Monty at American Music Theater of San Jose.  Mr Mendez has appeared as a soloist with numerous symphony orchestras across the country.  He received a BFA in Musical Theater from The University of Arizona.  As a teacher, he has worked with many aspiring broadway stars and taught masterclasses all across the U.S.