The Players Club is gearing up for Grad Alley, NYU’s commencement eve celebration on Tuesday, May 15th. A student organization, whose home-base in Steinhardt vocal performance program, the Players Club’s provides performance opportunities to aspiring artists at NYU.
“For Grad Alley we are bringing together the members of the club and performing for all seniors graduating in the University. We’ll be singings Broadway classics that represent this special time of year and songs about prosperity in the future world ahead,” said Brian Hajjar, a Steinhardt freshman who is organizing the event.
The Players Club gives students an opportunity to direct, produce, choreograph, and stage manage productions. Recent productions include: Bat Boy, an Ideal Husband, Eurydice, Twelfth Night, The Real Thing, One Step Closer: The Music of Alan Menken, and Romeo and Juliet.
“The Players Club is running and thriving today because students and artists are overwhelmingly passionate about what they do. All we do is simply provide a place to start,” Hajjar said.
NYU Players will be performing at Grad Alley in E and L auditorium in Kimmel Center from 5-8pm.
Performing at Grad Alley are: Ben Bartels, Hayley Beigel, Rose Bisogno, Joe Concieson, Emily Crowley, Josh Greenblatt, Brian Hajjar, Michael Hajjar, Lauren Krause, Sarah Merten, Juliet Morris, Curtis Reynolds, Meyers Rhoad, Nikil Saboo, Jake Satterfield, Kaylee Verble, Megan Tischhauser.