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Path to Excellence Through the Arts

A program to empower young people who have a passion for the arts by infusing excellence into their performance and life skills.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Education
  • Location New York City, NY, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded September 2012
  • Employees 25
  • Website

Company Summary

Guided by the experience and vision of Ben Vereen, Path to Excellence trains people aged 16-30 in the disciplines of acting, singing, dancing and music while concurrently providing essential skills to better face the challenges in business and in life. Based at a university, the four-week summer intensive program empowers young, aspiring artists by engendering an attitude of excellence in all that they do.


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    Ben Vereen
    Artistic Director

    Tony Award-winning actor, author, lecturer, inspirational speaker, legend.

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    Merrick Wolfe
    Executive Director

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    Julie Young
    Director of Programs & Development

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    John Parks
    Associate Artistic Director