Inspired by Maxine Waters, New York Film Academy Presents "Reclaiming Our Time"

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In the era of the #MeToo movement and inspired by the viral explosion of Maxine Water’s Reclaiming My Time, this musical revue is a tribute to the power of women working together to make their voices heard. Reclaiming Our Time: An Empowerment Revue is an original musical performance, showing May 4-6, 2018.

“We’re so proud to be able to support and create a platform for productions such as Reclaiming Our Time that explores women’s issues – a topic that has truly come to the fore in the last couple of years,” says David Klein, Senior Executive Vice President, NYFA.

The Professional Conservatory of Musical Theatre at the New York Film Academy (PCMT at NYFA) presents an original musical performance Reclaiming Our Time: An Empowerment Revue, from May 4-6, 2018.

In the era of the #MeToo movement and inspired by the viral explosion of Maxine Water’s "Reclaiming My Time", this musical revue is a tribute to the power of women working together to make their voices heard. The musical tapestry celebrates women through a multitude of musical styles, following 7 characters as they explore their connections with others, their frustrations with love and heartbreak, and the desire to destroy glass ceilings.

This brand new revue was co-conceived and created by PCMT instructor Johanna Pinzler and Joshua Zecher-Ross. Pinzler also serves as director, with Zecher-Ross as music director. The cast includes current PCMT at NYFA students Krystal Kane, Elena Lozonschi, Abby Luke, Madeline Mancebo, Catarina Marcato, Carly McClain, Damaris Olivo, and Sarah Venners.

“The New York Film Academy strives to create an environment where all voices can be heard, especially through the visual and performing arts. We’re so proud to be able to support and create a platform for productions such as Reclaiming Our Time that explores women’s issues – a topic that has truly come to the fore in the last couple of years,” says David Klein, Senior Executive Vice President, NYFA.

Reclaiming Our Time: An Empowerment Revue plays at The Theatre at NYFA (17 Battery Place, 1st Floor, New York, NY 10004):

  • Friday May 4, 2018, at 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday May 5, 2018, at 3 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 1 p.m.

All tickets are free. Please send all RSVP requests to [email protected] Be sure to include your full name, number of guests, and which performance you would like to attend.

About the Professional Conservatory of Musical Theatre at NYFA

The Professional Conservatory of Musical Theatre (PCMT) was launched in 2009 with nine students. Nine years later, hundreds of students have studied musical theatre at NYFA, and the department now boasts a healthy faculty roster of over 75 working industry professionals. Learn more about the Professional Conservatory of Musical Theatre at NYFA.

About New York Film Academy

The New York Film Academy (NYFA) is a leading visual and performing arts school that offers programs across 15 areas of study in New York City, Los Angeles, South Beach/Miami, Gold Coast (Australia), Florence (Italy), Mumbai (India), and more. Thousands of aspiring artists come to study at the New York Film Academy each year from over 120 countries. For more information, please visit nyfa.edu.

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