Teaching songwriting at Redhouse's Rock Camp. 
Photo by Peggy Mitchell

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CONTACT CHRIS@CHRIS-COFFEY.COM FOR INFO.

 

Chris is a lifelong educator across multiple disciplines. He has worked with organizations including University of Connecticut, Mount Holyoke College, Sitka Fine Arts Camp (AK), The Elizabeth Anne Carlson Foundation (Masterclass), Playhouse on Park (CT), Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts, Unified Theatre, Redhouse Arts Center (NY), and more, and served for two years as Program Director at Oddfellows Playhouse, the oldest youth theater in Connecticut. Former students have gone on to high level performing arts undergraduate programs across the country including UConn, AMDA, Purchase College, Brandeis, Northwestern, Manhattanville College, Crane School of Music, Marymount Manhattan, Syracuse University, and many more, and have been seen on professional stages across the country.

He is currently working with UConn BFA and MFA students as the music director at Connecticut Repertory Theatre.

Specialties include:

  • College Audition Prep

    • Musical Theater​

    • Acting (Classical & Contemporary)

    • Vocal Music

    • Instrumental Music (Drums/Percussion, Guitars, Electric Bass, Piano)

  • Theater Audition Coaching

    • Musical Theater

    • Shakespeare

    • Contemporary Plays

  • Students with cognitive, physical, and other disabilities.

Want to learn more?

chris@chris-coffey.com 

TEACHING &

COACHING

The Penguin Tango at Redhouse Arts Center.
Photo by Genevieve Fridley