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Private Lesson Faculty

Any questions regarding your account or private lessons, please reach out to kevin@bamtheatre.com

KEVIN KUSKA, Studio Manager, Voice

Kevin is a Chicago based Performer and Teaching Artist with a BFA in Musical Theatre and a Minor in Dance from Millikin University. He has been seen on Broadway in Chicago in Children of Eden In Concert, where he was the Chorus Captain and a part of the ensemble, and as an Understudy in Beauty and the Beast at the Chicago Shakespeare Theatre on Navy Pier. You can catch Kevin performing at various Regional Theatres throughout the year!

In addition to performing, he is a Level 3 Certified Voice Teacher through Somatic Voicework the LoVetri Method™. He uses the techniques he learned to help his students their own unique voice. His lessons are full of cross training to give students the ability to sing any style they wish with ease.

PETER BROMANN, Voice, Acting, and Piano

Peter uses his diverse musical background of classical voice and piano and musical theatre to provide an exception educational experience. When not curating his own Christian youth music elearning YouTube show titles "Mr. Bromann's Cabarat" (@mrbcabaret) he collaborates with many Chicago based artists and organizations to lead musical theatre and audition workshops, and has been called in to accompany auditions for Broadway National Touring companies. Favorite creative positions include those with St. Isaac Jogues teaching K-8 music, Angels Sing Inc., SciTech Hand-On Children's Museum (Aurora), St. Barbara Parish (Brookfield), Fenwich High School (Oak Park), Theater of Western Springs, Clarendon Hills Middle School, St. Mary of Gostyn, Lyons Township, and Natural Talent Productions (Arcadia Theater - St. Charles).

PATRICK HILL, Voice and Piano

Patrick Hill is a teacher, music director, and musician based in Chicago. Patrick has been working with BAM for 3 years, having music directed Twelfth Night, Heathers, and Zombie Prom for the BAM Conservatory Ensemble, the Summer Mainstage Productions of Matilda, and Joseph..., three years of original musicals for the Junior BAM Conservatory Ensemble, and several Broadway Kids productions. He has also taught privately at Fenwick High School, and at Chicago High School for the Arts. Outside of teaching, Patrick is an executive assistant and enjoys running, tending to his collection of houseplants, and spending time with his dog, Bailey.

KEELY UMSTOT, Voice and Acting

Keely Umstot is a dedicated instructor with many years of experience in guiding students of all ages through the intricacies of private lessons in voice, acting, dance, and piano. With the skills gained from a degree in music education and a focus in musical theatre, Keely loves to teach students who are new to the arts, students wanting to take their performing to the next level, as well as students preparing for major roles and auditions in their town or even professionally!  Holding teaching certifications in Illinois and Texas in music and theatre, Keely's unique teaching philosophy blends a dynamic approach with a genuine passion for nurturing growth. With every lesson, she empowers students to unleash their inner performer, fostering a supportive environment where artistic dreams are realized and confidence takes center stage!

JACK MORSOVILLO, Acting and Guitar

Jack Morsovillo is an actor-musician from Chicago. He is an ensemble member with Midsommer Flight, and has acted onstage and music directed/composed their music for past shows. Other theatres he has worked with include Strawdog Theatre, Promethean Theatre, Invictus Theatre, Metropolis PAC, and Bramble Theatre. He has also collaborated for the last two Walking Plays at the Morton Arboretum as an actor-musician and composer. 

Jack is a graduate of North Central College with a BA in Theatre Performance. He has been a guest acting instructor at Reavis High School in Burbank, Illinois for the last 10 years. His acting workshops cover topics ranging from physical theatre, improvisation, and classical acting styles. He has taught one of BAM's Acting and Improv classes since fall 2022.

Musically, his workshops have covered instrumental composition, improvisation, and devising music. Most recently, Jack joined the band The Real Time as their lead guitarist; more news on shows soon! 

Jack is very excited to foster freedom, trust, and play for creative and energetic students. All ideas welcome! 

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