Acting Workshops & Directing
1985-Present: Jane Seaman International Voice Studio:
Private singing technique, specializing in Musical Theatre.
Group Performance Workshops: Acting the Text of the Song for Musical Theatre and Cabaret
2007-Present: Marymount Manhattan College: Fine & Performing Arts: Adjunct Private Voice Instructor
2018-present: Fairleigh Dickinson University: Music Department: Adjunct Private Voice Instructor
2014-2018: Manhattanville College: Adjunct Professor, Music Department: Musical Theatre Singing Audition Technique, Spring Semester/Private Voice Instructor
2013-Present: Paper Mill Playhouse Theatre School, Private Voice Instructor for Youth and Children
2013-2017: NCJW-NYC: Drama/Acting Teacher/Director of 6 AEA Staged Readings
2006/2008/2014: Queens College: Adjunct Professor: Teaching Musical Theatre Workshop: Acting the Text of the Song; Acting 100: Monologues and scenes.
2009/11: NJPAC, Musical Theatre Group Performance for Teens.
2000-present (when Covid safety allows) Group Workshops for Australian and New Zealand youth and teen performers, sponsored by Hunter Drama. NYC Broadway experience with stars such as Ricky Rojas (Moulin Rouge),
Derek Klena (Anastasia/Jagged Little Pill), Rebecca Luker and Danny Jenkins (Mary Poppins), Merwin Foard (Aladdin), Hayley Podschun (Wicked/Glinda), Julia Murney (Wicked/Elphaba), Michael McCarty (Mary Poppins)
"It's thrilling to discover how much more of my voice I can explore with Jane guiding me. After fifty years of singing professionally,I'm freshly motivated by her enthusiasm, her perceptive observations and huge inventory of skills!"
--Beth Fowler, Tony Nominee
"My voice always feels strong and effortless after I finish a lesson with Jane. Her knowledge of music has helped me build my repertoire, which has left me more than prepared for auditions."
--Hayley Podschun, Broadway Triple Threat
AEA staged readings:
2017: David Ives' One-Acts
2016: Christopher Durang/Wendy Wasserstein One-Acts
2015: Anton Chekhov One-Act Farces
2014: The Matchmaker by Thornton Wilder
2013: Morning's at Seven, by Paul Osborn
2012: The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde
2011: "From Burlesque to Broadway Revue", with Mark York
2003: The Three Pigs: benefit for PS87 w/Danny Jenkins and Nicole Flender (mother of Timothee Chalamet!)