Spotlight on another Master teacher for our Summer Camp. CHESNEY SNOW!! BAC director and founder, Denise Summerford, worked with Chesney on the a cappella musical IN TRANSIT. He is a gifted vocal percussionist/beat boxer and actor!! Read about him below then make sure your are registered for our summer session. We are almost sold out!!
Snow is Drama Desk award-winning Brooklyn based theatre artist, songwriter, educator and beatboxer. Recently originated the role of Boxman in Broadway's first a cappella musical In Transit. Considered a pioneering figure in American beatbox culture he founded the American Beatbox Championships and executive produced the documentary American Beatboxer which was placed in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Harvard University Hip Hop archives among others. He twice headlined Carnegie Hall with DCINY, was 3x artist in residence at Harvard University and has collaborated on stage as a beatboxer with many legendary artists including KRS One, Zap Mama, and Nile Rodgers. He has opened for artists such as MC Lyte, Snoop Dogg, and Immortal Technique. His most recent work as a composer and lyricist was alongside renowned playwright and actress Regina Taylor for her 15 year anniversary production of Crowns at Princeton's McCarter Theatre and the Long Wharf Theatre. His critically acclaimed autobiographical show The Unwritten Law is being presented in Dixon Place Theatre’s 2018 production season.
National tour: Vocalosity. Select NY credits: In Transit (Broadway) Burn This, Golden Boy, Antigone.
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