Acting Masterclass with Vasthy Mompoint & Rainy Jennings
Join the cast of Broadway Bound LIVE for the final masterclass of the season--a free acting workshop with Vasthy Mompoint and Rainin Jennings
Vasthy Mompoint (she/her) is a versatile stage, screen, and voiceover actress, singer/songwriter, dancer, director, and choreographer. Raised in Hoover, Alabama, and of Haitian heritage, Vasthy's career took off when she danced backup for Michael Jackson at Madison Square Garden in 1998. She later trained at The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, touring nationally with Ragtime the Musical and making her Broadway debut in Good Vibrations. Notable Broadway credits include The Prom, The SpongeBob SquarePants Musical, Rocky the Musical, Soul Doctor, Ghost the Musical, Mary Poppins, and Hot Feet. Vasthy has also produced the play Pass Over.
Onscreen, Vasthy has appeared in TV shows like High School Musical: the Musical: the Series and films such as Awkwafina is Nora from Queens. Her voice can be heard as Briny the Whale in Baby Shark's Big Show! She has choreographed for renowned actors like Daniel Radcliffe, Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep, James Corden, and Nicole Beyer in projects including WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story and Cursed Friends. Vasthy's creativity led her to establish Vasthy & Friends, a virtual children's entertainment business, and release the album "Sing, Dance, Play" with the group.
Committed to comedy, Vasthy participates in the Saturday Night Live Scholarship program and has been featured in the CBS comedy showcase. She recently produced a live variety show at the Forget About Spaghetti Festival. While based in LA, Vasthy continues to work in New York City and perform at theaters and schools across the US.
Rainy Jennings is from Denver, CO and has recently moved to San Diego, CA! She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Fashion Merchandising from the University of Nebraska - Lincoln. Rainy's background in performing arts comes from 22+ years in dance. Rainy has trained in all styles such as tap, ballet, hip hop, lyrical, jazz, and poms. Rainy's favorite credits include dancing at the Denver Nuggets halftime/pregame show, Harlem Globetrotter halftime show, and dancing on Royal Caribbean Allure of the Seas Cruise Ship. Rainy has also coached the Horizon High School dance team for 4 years. Rainy is proud to be a part of the AMDA outreach team for 2 years!