The Audition Series!

October 26th and November 2nd, 9th, and 19th

Ages 12-22

SUNY Fredonia Technology Incubator - 214 Central Ave. Dunkirk, NY 14048



Find Your Voice, Winning Monologues, Dance Call, and The Final Cut

Meet Your Teachers

New Guest Artists will be Announced Soon!

Past Guests at The PLAYGROUND Academy!

*Dr. Bryan Wade

Robyn Baun - SUNY Fredonia Alumni

Robyn is a recent graduate of SUNY Fredonia where she recieved a BFA in Acting. She was recently seen in the ensemble of Shakespeare in Delaware Park where she was also a combat choreography assistant and fight captain. Robyn is currently in rehearsal for "It's a Wonderful Life" as Mary, at the Lancaster Opera House.

Angelo Hemowitz - SUNY Fredonia Alumni

Angelo is a graduate of SUNY Fredonia with a BFA in Acting who has received most of his work through combat. After taking numerous combat classes at Fredonia he was able to put those skills to use with Shakespeare in Delaware Park. Angelo is currently in production for a feature film where he will be utilizing combat!

Mr. Philip McMullen - Choral Director at Silver Creek Middle & High School

Phillip McMullen has been an active musician in central and western New York for nearly twenty years. A graduate of the SUNY Fredonia School of Music, he serves as Choral Director for Silver Creek Middle and High Schools, directs the semi-professional Trinity Chancel Choir, is accompanist for the Chautauqua Youth Chorus, and works regularly with Playground Drama Camp. He still performs as frequently as possible and was most recently seen as Duke Theseus in Shakespeare on the Lake’s production of a Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Dr. Bryan L. Wade - Vocal Coach, Musical Director & Accompanist

Dr. Wade (pictured right) aims to offer insights as to how you can achieve more success in the audition room. He designs technical exercises to to help extend your vocal range, find new colors in your voice and/or strengthen your instrument. He uses your audition material you help you discover more effective ways to communicate through song -he is in your corner!