top of page
Latest christian.png

Broadway performer, Creative director, Producer and Co-Founder: TONY Award Winning Broadway Advocacy Coalition.

Christian will delve deep into character development.  Exploring and refining your repertoire; enhancing your skills and confidence to nail your next audition and/or performances.


My Fair Lady  Christian Dante White & Laura Benanti 

 The class will also identify habits and mindsets that are hindering you from achieving your desired success, and exploring career opportunities and possibilities tailored to you. 

*Actors should prepare sides (2 to 4 pages) or a one-minute monologue.  Please be completely off-book and material memorized.

*Musical theatre performers should prepare a

16 and/or 32-bar cut of their choice.  Please have song memorized and sheet music in binders with cut clearly marked.

*If you have questions on preparing your music please come early and Christian will make sure you are prepped and ready


*Bring hard copies of your headshot and resume (optional).

Christian Dante White

IMG_1436 2.jpg
Co-Founder: TONY Award Winning Broadway Advocacy Coalition.

COVID Guidelines For In-Person Activity

In accordance with New York City’s new regulations regarding gyms and performance venues, Open Jar Studios & Kimbrough and Company will require proof of vaccination for entry into the studios and workshop (12 years or older).

Vaccinations are required*

1) For everyone’s protection Open Jar Studios & Kimbrough and Company are requiring vaccinations for all students participating in in-person activity.


2) Vaccinated individuals: Be prepared to show Photo ID and your proof of vaccination in one of these forms:

  • Vaccination card

  • Photo of vaccination card

  • Excelsior Pass App/NYC COVID SAFE App proof of vaccination


3) Vaccinated individuals required to show a negative COVID test of entry to studios. Rapid Covid test accepted.

  • Test results in hard copy or on the phone.

  • At Home Tests are permitted if taken on studio premises.



Special requests*


1) Special requests for a vaccine accommodation will be considered for religious or medical reasons on a case-by-case basis.  Students seeking an accommodation should email to make the request. 


2) If approved by both Open Jar Studios & Kimbrough and Company a negative COVID test taken within 72 hours of entry to studios.

  • Test results in hard copy or on the phone.

  • At Home Tests are permitted if taken on studio premises.


Wear a face covering* & Practice physical distancing*


1) All those on the premises are required to be masked at all times, except when presenting or performing work in class.

  • Bandannas and neck gaiters are prohibited unless a mask is worn underneath.

  • The face covering must cover the nose and mouth, and fit snugly, but comfortably, against the face. 

  • Sharing of masks is not permitted.

  • Masks must be worn during group exercises. Masks can only be removed when performing or presenting solo or paired work.


2) You must keep a distance of:

  • 3 feet when masked

  • 6 feet while presenting work unmasked

  • 12 feet while singing unmasked​



Christian coaching singer/actor Paula Galloway

Putting in the Work

Christian coaching singer/actor Phil Akogu

Singer/actor Phil Akogu applying the coaching

Christian coaching actor Veronicah Murphy

 Casting directors see singers and actors every day.  It's the singers and actors who touch, move and inspire through story telling that book the jobs.  Christian is teaching and guiding you on how to tell the story.  He shows you how to use your dynamics, personal experiences and journey to perfect your craft and set you up powerfully to present to Broadway and Television/Film casting directors, creative teams and to reach your goals.

"I'm going to push you because you're just that good"

--- Christian Dante White --- 

bottom of page