Music Director of Chicago

Jesse Kissel

Jesse Kissel is a long-standing Musical Director and Conductor on Broadway, serving as the Music Director of Chicago both on Broadway and it’s most recent Australian tour. He is also the Musical Director/Conductor and Arranger for Randy Rainbow: Live!, produced by Live Nation. Other Broadway credits include The Visit, The Cher Show, Bright Star, and Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark. Jesse is a graduate of both the University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music (CCM) and The Boston Conservatory, and is excited to share his extensive experience with young and old students alike that are looking to break into the business!

Pricing & Details
"Acting the Song" Vocal Coaching $165 / 60 Minutes

Imagine the most iconic Broadway performances of all time. What sets apart a good musical theater actor from an outstanding one is how they use the song as a vehicle to tell a story. Learn how to truthfully convey the character’s journey through song. This is your chance to learn and work privately with one of the best storytellers on Broadway, one-on-one and in. Career consultation and advice are also included for those looking to pursue theater professionally. When you sign up, you’ll receive our helpful “preparing for your lesson” guide to help you get ready.

Voice Lesson $175 / 60 Minutes

Looking to develop a “Broadway Belt” or perhaps strengthen your mix? Want to learn how Broadway vocalists can perform 8 times a week without strain? Work one-on-one with an artist to cultivate a strong, healthy, and flexible voice. We’ll start with an effective vocal warm-up, and then explore vocal technique through a song of your choice. Career consultation and advice are also included for those looking to pursue theater professionally. When you sign up, you’ll receive our helpful “preparing for your lesson” guide to help you get ready!

Audition Coaching $195 / 60 Minutes

Practice makes perfect, but practicing with a Broadway star takes you to the next level! Have the upper hand in your next audition by getting invaluable insights from our artists on how to stand out. Drill down on your delivery, learn about perseverance, and boost your confidence! As with any audition, make sure you come prepared and familiar with your song or monologue to maximize your experience.

College Audition Bootcamp (3 sessions) $495 / 180 Minutes

As a graduate of multiple prestigious Musical Theater convervatories and an accomplished Broadway professional, Jesse Kissel is uniquely qualified to help you perfect your college audition. He’ll collaborate with you to build your book, strengthen your confidence, and master your technique. Book your first lesson now, and the Broadway Plus concierge team will be in touch to connect you with Jesse in advance of your first session, and schedule your second and third.

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