Staff

Our Students are taught by Real Broadway Performers!

Susan Swanson
 

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Susan Swanson, Owner of Broadway West Studio in Las Vegas. Broadway was Susan’s playground at age 17. She has numerous Broadway, Off-Broadway, and National Tour credits. Susan was the original creator of Broadway West in Pittsburgh, PA and later, the Broadway Theatre Academy in Sarasota, Fl. A Master teacher of Musical Theatre,her students have reached professional status in all forms of entertainment. She continues to work with casting directors and agencies to gain students professional experience. Of course her prize pupil is her brother, Christopher.

News Story: Susan and Pirates of the Caribbean

Michelle Cox
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Michelle is an accomplished vocalist, pianist, guitarist, song writer, and music teacher. She was the opening act for many popular artists such as The Everly Brothers and The Steve Miller Band. Michelle was the house singer and keyboardist for weekly jams at The General now known as The Viper Room. Notable people who sat in with her include Phil Collins, John Belushi, Ringo Starr, Pete Townsend, John Earwhistle (The Who).She was a member of Heroes of Rock and Roll, a Show at the MGM Grand. She studied private classical piano under master teacher Earle Voorhies in Pasadena, Ca.

Hazel – Coming Soon

Visiting Teacher : Topher Swanson

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Beginning as apprentice in Pittsburgh to his sister Susan, and brother Don, Christopher’s studies then took him around the world. Beginning as apprentice in Pittsburgh to his sister Susan, and brother Don, Christopher’s studies then took him around the world.

He was the assistant director of Broadway West and Broadway Theatre Academy before performing professionally in New York, Japan, Spain, Paris, and Las Vegas. His dedication to educating is obvious as is his talent for theatre arts. He was the assistant director of Broadway West and Broadway Theatre Academy before performing professionally in New York, Japan, Spain, Paris, and Las Vegas. His dedication to educating is obvious as is his talent for theatre arts.

News Story: Christopher at Moulin Rouge