2020 Graduate

FourteenWeek CTI large

The Commercial Theater Institute’s 14-Week program is one of CTI’s most esteemed and exciting courses. Featuring Tony Award-winning producers and distinguished professionals including theater owners, general managers, entertainment attorneys and marketing executives this seminar offers invaluable opportunities to learn and grow as a theater maker of tomorrow.

Among the graduates of CTI’s programs are Kevin McCollum, who produced ”Rent” on Broadway with Jeffrey Seller; Susan Gallin, who produced The Great Comet of 1812, Nick Scandalios, executive vice president of the Nederlander Organization; and Michael Isaacson, a producer of the Tony-winning musical ”Thoroughly Modern Millie.”

Ebony was honored to be featured as February 2020’s Guest writer for the blog

Walking In Other People’s Shoes

In Ebony’s Shoes: We Have The Power To Make Our Own Doors

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An artistic event to be held on Thursday, July 11 at 8 PM, Friday, July 12 at 8 PM and Sunday, July 13 at 3 PM at The Cell Theatre. The Women’s Cycle will feature two new plays, desserts, wine and an art installation all created and curated by ….continued

Meet Ebony Vines

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Every artist has a unique story. Can you briefly walk us through yours?
I come from a long line of independent, resilient, creative women. My late Mother and maternal Grandmother were both singers in their church choirs and worship teams all of their lives. While I did sing in school choirs, that was not my gift. I began to fall in love with the theater at the age of seven through our church Christmas productions. My Mother was the Music Director and would get the materials for the Christmas musicals early so I’d memorize the songs and choose which character I wanted to be before the other kids even knew what we were doing. continued…

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