The Broadway Master Classes kick off next week with multi-award-winning faculty, a new venue for the Lighting Master Classes (BLMC), and the support of many manufacturer sponsors who will be on site.

The Broadway Sound Master Classes (BSMC) start Friday, May 18, with attendees seeing Evita, continuing with sessions Saturday and Sunday, May 19 and 20, backed by platinum sponsors Meyer Sound and RF Pro (distributor for Cadac, Outline, Powersoft, and Quantum 5X). Corporate sponsors for this year's BSMC are Alcons Audio, Clear-Com, d&b audiotechnik, DiGiCo, L-Acoustics, Lectrosonics, Masque Sound, Roland, Sennheiser, Shure, and Yamaha.

The Broadway Projection Master Classes are held on Monday, May 21, with sponsors including ENTTEC, Frost Productions, TMB, VER, and WorldStage.

The Broadway Lighting Master Classes fun Tuesday, May 22 to Thursday May 24, bolstered by platinum sponsors Electronic Theatre Controls and Lee Filters. Additional sponsors include 0energyLIGHTING, Inc., AC Lighting, Apollo Design, City Theatrical, ENTTEC, Lycian Stage Lighting, Martin, Philips Color Kinetics, Philips Strand, Philips Vari-Lite, PRG, Rosco, Robert Juliat, SeaChanger, Strong, TMB, Vectorworks, and WorldStage.

Mentoring sponsors are Barbizon, Christie Digital, d&b audiotechnik, Electronic Theatre Controls, Lee Filters, Meyer Sound, Philips Color Kinetics, RF Pro, Theatre Projects, and Wybron, while Plus24 is a literature sponsor.

Mentors who are sponorsoing admission for attendees include Zachary Borovay, Fisher Dachs, Fisher Marantz Stone, Abe Jacob, Kai Harada, Bob McCarthy, Sven Ortel, Richard Pilbrow, Third Eye, Jennifer Tipton, and Tony Walton.