Guggenheim Entertainment, employs professional theatre artists/educators who have extensive theatre backgrounds and experience working with youth. Students will have the opportunity to work with seasoned theatre professionals who are committed to providing a safe, risk-free environment in which they can learn and grow. With over 25 years of summer experience, the 2014 staff will be led by the award winning team of Scott, Shannon, and Stephen Guggenheim. This year they are very excited to announce the addition of Jeff Kramer (Founder and Artistic Director of Comedy Sportz), Susan Gundunas (International Opera Soprano and UC Berkeley Voice Faculty) and Julie Engelbrecht (Award Winning Costume/Set Designer.)


Scott Evan Guggenheim
Director/ Producer/ Playwright
American Theatre Wing Award winner,
“Excellence in Theatre Education”;
produced and directed over 100 productions

Scott Guggenheim
Shannon Guggenheim

Shannon Guggenheim

Broadway World Best Actress;
critically acclaimed performer and educator


Stephen Guggenheim
Musical Director/Producer/

Broadway World Best Actor Award Winner;
world-renowned opera singer;
voice teacher, vocal coach

Stephen Guggenheim
Jeff Kramer  

Jeff Kramer
Founder & Artistic Director
of ComedySportz;

one of our nation’s leading improvisers


Susan Gundunas
International opera soprano;
UC Berkeley Voice faculty;

“Phantom of the Opera” (Carlotta);
Opera San Jose and
San Jose Rep resident artist

Susan Gundunas
Heather Stokes

Heather Stokes
Educator and stage director for
CMT, local elementary
and high schools;

Jan in “Grease” on Broadway;
resident artist at The Retro Dome


Julie Engelbrecht
Award-winning costume
and set designer

for The Retro Dome,
Opera San Jose, TheatreWorks

Julie Engelbrecht