About the Founders
Darcie Roberts Magino and Troy Magino are the founders of Broadway Arts Studio. Their experience accounts for over 50 years of knowledge working along side some of the industry’s most recognizable, beloved and acclaimed talents. Their passion for mentoring the next generation of creative artists paired with the desire to pass on their knowledge and experience is what led them to create Broadway Arts Studio. Collectively, Darcie and Troy have worked in every sector of the entertainment field: TV, film, commercials, industrials, concerts, recordings, music videos, voice overs, readings, workshops, award-winning regional theaters, tours, and their home away from home, Broadway.
Ms. Roberts began studying dance at the age of 4 in her Grandmother’s dance studio in Chino, CA and voice at 7 when her mother would make the drive every week to LA for classes. She made her Broadway debut at the age of 18, Darcie has been one of Broadway's shinning talents co-starring in multiple productions with some of Broadway's biggest stars and creative teams. Darcie has starred in Broadway's Throughly Modern Millie, Crazy For You, Aida, Curtains, pre-Broadway's Busker Alley, and Leap of Faith, and dozens of high profile regional productions. She has been nominated for multiple awards, helped to develop several productions, and had the honor of performing for several dignitaries.
Troy began performing in Orlando, FL at 18, at Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, and Tokyo Disneyland. He studied Dance at Point Park University after which he moved to NYC where he performed in many high profile dance shows, events, music videos, and commercials, including Broadway and Radio City Music Hall. Besides performing, Troy has been a Director, Choreographer, and Creative Development Director for Disney and others. HIs work as a Director and Choreographer has won critical acclaim resulting in nominations and awards for numerous as a Director and Choreographer in theatres across the country. Including receiving two nominations for NAACP awards in LA (Best Direction, Best Choreography).
Troy and Darcie have been sought out to teach master and private classes around the world and Troy has been faculty at UCI and USC theatre departments. Their students, mentees, assistants, and former actors have starred on Broadway (Hamilton, Fun Home, Jersey Boys, Book of Mormon, Cats, Les Miserables and more), Pre-Broadway Productions (Disney’s Frozen) The Voice, America’s Got Talent, and regionally in several theater productions.
Family & Community
Darcie and Troy met in New York City and have been married for over 20 years. They are fortunate enough to have 4 beautiful children. Their family actively volunteers in the community believing that when you Dream Big, Work Hard and Have Fun - you can do anything.
“My daughter has been training with Darcie since she was 10 years old. Darcie’s training has been integral in her success and growth over the past 5 years. She is an incredible mentor and teacher, with an incredible resume of experience and success. She has appeared in 3 equity shows, performed at Carnegie Hall and was cast as the original Young Elsa in Disney Theatricals first ever Staged Reading and Developmental lab of Frozen on Broadway!”
- Sarah B.
"Darcie Magino’s vocal training is second to none. The growth and maturity my daughter experienced vocally with Darcie was fantastic. She helped prep her for several auditions and and coached her through production with amazing results. Her professionalism and experience created the perfect learning environment. We will always work with Darcie and we are excited for our younger children to get on board!!"
- Tracy A
WELCOME TO BROADWAY IN ORANGE COUNTY
We're excited you're here.
AT OUR CORE
At our core we know that art inspires, motivates, heals, entertains, changes and connects. Our most important goal is to develop each students unique ability
helping to turn talent into skill.
We serve our community providing community and professional level training in musical theatre and entertainment productions rooted in theatre arts disciplines of dancing, singing, and acting.
WE ENCOURAGE RISK
We encourage risk knowing that everyone has the ability to create finding courage to fail, to learn, to grow.
We guide through positivity and encouragement pre-professional students who are passionate about exploring a career/education in the arts.
We inspire students of all levels to explore creativity, gain confidence and improve their technique, while having fun.
we rise up
We RISE UP instilling
Uniqueness, and Professionalism
in every student.
We draw strength
We Draw Strength
from the process understanding that performance is both a discipline and an art-form.
We believe that when you Elevate the Art, you Elevate the Heart.