• 495 3rd Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11215 | 718-499-6600 | info@brooklyncenterstage.com
  • 495 3rd Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11215 | 718-499-6600 | info@brooklyncenterstage.com
  • 495 3rd Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11215 | 718-499-6600 | info@brooklyncenterstage.com
  • 495 3rd Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11215 | 718-499-6600 | info@brooklyncenterstage.com

About Us

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Heidi Flanagan

Heidi Flanagan (co-owner, Director) has a degree in Dance Education from Philadelphia University of the Arts. She has worked with Camp Broadway NYC teaching dance workshops and with their summer camp program. She taught Ballet and Musical Theater Jazz and Tap at Regional Center High School for the Arts in Trumbull, CT. She has taught ballet and tap locally for Brooklyn’s PS 10 after school program and The Trinity School after school program in NYC. She has toured the U.S. with a few shows such as A Chorus Line, Guys and Dolls and Sweet Charity.

Valerie Wright

Valerie Wright (co-owner, Director) has been a professional actor, singer, dancer for 30 years.

Her Broadway credits include, CATS; Song & Dance, starring Bernadette Peters; Sally Marr and her Escorts with Joan Rivers; Steel Pier; Damn Yankees, opposite Jerry Lewis, Annie Get Your Gun with both Bernadette Peters and Reba McEntire, ELF, and most recently TUCK Everlasting.

Off Broadway she has appeared in the productions Showing Off; The World Goes ‘Round , the songs of Kander and Ebb; and Wanda’s World.
She has toured the country with Hello Dolly, starring Carol Channing; Song & Dance with Melissa Manchester ; The World Goes ‘Round,(Helen Hayes nomination, Jeff award) and Damn Yankees opposite Jerry Lewis(Helen Hayes nomination,). She has appeared in numerous regional theater productions at the legendary Arena Stage, North Carolina, Walnut Street , St Louis Muny, Ahmanson in Los Angeles, Goodspeed Opera House and the Eugene O’Neill Theater.

Her film credits include Sleepless In Seattle; Ordinary Heroes, starring Sigourney Weaver; and Second Glance. She can be heard on the cast recordings of: Steel Pier; Annie Get Your Gun; 3HREE; Elf; A Christmas Survival Guide and her very own Green Beans On The Floor, which she wrote and produced. Along with coaching monologue and scene study classes, Valerie co-founded the summer theater camp in NYC, Destination Broadway, now in its 10th year. Her recent directing credits include: Fiddler On The Roof and Pajama Game--Brooklyn Players. Choreography credits include: The Baker’s Wife--Gallery Players, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas--Montclair State University.

Valerie is the proud mom of Luca and Giovanni and is married to actor Mark Lotito. She holds a BFA from USC.