The Voice Studio – formerly known as the Paul Gavert Studio – has been the musical home for New York City’s teachers and Students for over 40 years.  The history of Broadway is entwined with that of The Voice Studio.

Peter Allen
Armand Assante
Scott Bakula
Kaye Ballard
Michael Berresse
Walter Bobbie
Matthew Broderick
Betty Buckley
Len Cariou
Maxwell Caulfield
Mat Cavenaugh
Glenn Close
Betty Comden
Frances Conroy
Cynthia Crane
Gretchen Cryer
Tyne Daly
Jason Danieley
Ted Danson
Rebecca de Morney
Matt Doyle
Jose Ferrer

Victor Garber
Rebecca Gayhart
Nancy Giles
Joanna Gleason
Tony Goldwyn
Joel Grey
Jerry Hadley
Marilu Henner
Swoosie Kurtz
Cheryl Ladd
Jessica Lange
Louise Lasser
Marcia Lewis
Victoria Mallory
Terrence Mann
Marin Mazzie
Rachel McAdams
Audra McDonald
Donna McKechnie
Bette Midler
Joanna Mosca
Phillip Officer

Estelle Parsons
Adam Pascal
Michelle Pawk
Ron Perlman
Dean Pitchford
Jenny Powers
Anthony Quinn
Sheryl Lee Ralph
Michael Ruppert
Jane Seymour
Brooke Shields
Frances Sternhagen
Brian Stokes-Mitchell
Meryl Streep
Susan Stroman
Lorretta Swit
Julie Wilson
Jerry Zaks
Chip Zien
At least a dozen
active Broadway conductors
And More

...and the future of Broadway is being shaped here every day. 

With classes in singing and acting technique, individual coaching, and performing (as well as guitar and Broadway orchestral conducting), the Studio continues to train new talent and hone professionals. 


Current teachers include

Andres Andrade
Casey Erin Clark
Doug Cohen
Jill Edwards
Gary Fagin
Judith Farris
Candace Goetz
Rebecca Greenstein
Phil Hall

Arthur Levy
Peter Ludwig
Mike Mitchell
Sherry Overholt
Carolyn Paulus
Jennifer Peterson
Kurt Peterson
Katy Pfaffl

Mark Planner
Michael Rafter
Mary Saunders
Ellen Shade
Scott Sharrard
Kimberly Vaughn
Mary Walkley
Susan Eichhorn Young

The Voice Studio and its dedicated teachers provide a safe and positive home for both established and aspiring artists, and is an integral part of James Williams Productions. 

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