ABOUT US

At BMA, we offer comprehensive, award winning training in acting, singing, and dancing. We offer a variety of classes, private coaching sessions, and performance opportunities, bringing in some of Broadway’s top talents to work with our students.

BMA serves as the Resident Conservatory of the prestigious Westport Country Playhouse.


At BMA, we offer comprehensive, award winning training in acting, singing, and dancing. We offer a variety of classes, private coaching sessions, and performance opportunities, bringing in some of Broadway’s top talents to work with our students.


LEADERSHIP

Connor Deane

Co-Founder | Executive Director
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J. Scott Handley

Co-Founder | Executive Director
BIO

Connor Deane

Co-Founder | Executive Director
BIO

J. Scott Handley

Co-Founder | Executive Director
BIO


BOARD OF DIRECTORS

  • Mark A. Neidig – President
  • Connor Deane
  • Cheryl Littlefield
  • Carla Sullivan
  • Chip Campbell – Vice President
  • Joshua DeBarba
  • Eric Santagata
  • Kathie Donahue – Secretary
  • J. Scott Handley
  • Helen Prial Snyder
  • Mark A. Neidig – President
  • Chip Campbell – Vice President
  • Kathie Donahue – Secretary
  • Helen Prial Snyder
  • Carla Sullivan
  • J. Scott Handley
  • Connor Deane
  • Cheryl Littlefield
  • Eric Santagata
  • Joshua DeBarba
 

OUR LOCATION

Our state of the art facility is located in the heart of historic Downtown Fairfield, just steps from the Metro North Train-Line. Each of our studios are equipped with beautiful Yamaha pianos, providing quality accompaniment for all our students. The 1,500 square foot building is designed to feel like a NYC boutique studio making our home aesthetically appealing but artistically practical.

 

Our state of the art facility is located in the heart of historic Downtown Fairfield, just steps from the Metro North Train-Line. Each of our studios are equipped with beautiful Yamaha pianos, providing quality accompaniment for all our students. The 1,500 square foot building is designed to feel like a NYC boutique studio making our home aesthetically appealing but artistically practical.

 

“I could feel the energy and hungry curiosity of these students the moment I walked into the classroom – and it was thrilling. I learned just as much from the students as I (hope) they did from me. BMA is the gold standard for preparing students for that next step – with tools that you will be hard pressed to find anywhere else.”

-Christine Cornish Smith | Cats – Broadway

“I could feel the energy and hungry curiosity of these students the moment I walked into the classroom – and it was thrilling. I learned just as much from the students as I (hope) they did from me. BMA is the gold standard for preparing students for that next step – with tools that you will be hard pressed to find anywhere else.”

-Christine Cornish Smith | Cats – Broadway

OUR MISSION

BMA provides training for emerging artists by connecting them with Broadway professionals to fuel the future of the arts.

BMA provides training for emerging artists by connecting them with Broadway professionals to fuel the future of the arts.