Featured Speakers

Dr. Beverly Vaughn

Atlantic City’s own Dr. Beverly Vaughn will personally welcome you Sunday night, June 8, 2014, with a rousing festival kick-off of hand-clapping, toe-tapping gospel
delights. Dr. Vaughn is a professor of music at Richard Stockton College, where she is the director of Stockton’s choral program. She is a talented performer who has
thrilled audiences throughout the world. It is our privilege to invite Dr. Vaughn to join the Senior Theatre USA Festival.

Patti D'Beck

presently an assistant professor of  Theatre at the Virginia Commonwealth University, brings a touch of Broadway to the Senior Theatre USA Festival.  Her resume spans a lifetime of performing and choreographing on Broadway.  In Patti’s words,  “Discover techniques to dance and remember each move with a Broadway gal. . . .come on, let’s groove!”  Come dance for the national media and help break the Guinness World Record for Senior Flash Mob Dancing on the boardwalk.

Featured Workshops

Even more workshops than ever before. Playwriting, Comedy, Musical Theatre, Dance, Memorization Techniques, Life Writing, Living History and more are back, but

Mystery Dinner Theatre writing with John Pekich. Pekich has written, co-produced, directed and even acted in countless Mystery Dinner Theatre shows on the East Coast. Participants will write and perform their play at the final Senior Theatre USA dinner Wednesday night June 11, 2014. Dinner guests, including all other participants in the Senior Theatre USA Festival, will be part of the show, adding to a very unique
experience for all.


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