Welcome to the Stage.

The Bronx Prep Performing Arts Academy offers 5th-12th grade students an intensive Performance Studies experience spanning speech, theater, musical theater, stagecraft, directing and more.

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Behind the Scenes... Less Than One Week Until Opening Night!

Eponine pines for Marius

Madame Thenardier "mentors" Little Cosette

Marius and Cosette waltz...

The future Mr. and Mrs. Thenardier

Fantine squares off with the factory girls

Javert tries out his sideburns

Marius reads a letter, Feuilly cleans a musket... while Denisse sews a costume and checks email at the same time
Thenardier sports a new do

Friday, May 4, 2012

Excitement Builds: Our First Rehearsal Onstage!

What a difference it makes to get out of the rehearsal room and onto the stage. Now we can really start to visualize the show coming together. Can you?

The student revolutionaries assemble on stage

One Day More

Set crew paints the back wall

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Set Design for Les Mis: Bringing Authenticity to Life

Check out our student set designer Hakeem's sketches 
for Rue Plumet!

Wall and gate detail

Hakeem's Notebook

Fleur de lis detail on Rue Plumet gate - symbolizes life and vitality... appropriate for Cosette who lives at Rue Plumet!

Skeleton design for Rue Plumet structure