Private College Consulting Firm Launches Non-Profit Foundation to Promote Access to Arts Colleges

Waltham, Massachusetts – November 28, 2016 – After eight years of demonstrated success in providing college advising to young artists, ArtsBridge is poised to take the next step in expanding its mission. ArtsBridge Foundation, the nonprofit arm of ArtsBridge, will support students who are interested in the performing, visual, and media arts from under-represented communities […]


Twenty-Two Music and Theater Audition Tips

With the National Unified Auditions for undergraduate B.F.A. programs in theatre and music starting this weekend in New York City, high school students applying to these college programs will be in the spotlight to show they’ve got what it takes. Halley Shefler and her team at ArtsBridge Educational Consultants have terrific tips for students. Halley writes that “the hope and plan […]


A View from the ArtsBridge with Halley Shefler

The founder and CEO of ArtsBridge talks about how the consulting company connects performing arts students with colleges and educational opportunities. By Bethany Rickwald  • Jun 15, 2012 • New York City 0 Comments Halley Shefler Students in the performing arts face a challenging task when it comes to applying to colleges and universities to pursue their education […]


Theater Students Seeking An Edge

Published in: Raising Arizona Kids As the college acceptance letters started landing in our mailbox recently, I spoke with Halley Shefler, founder and CEO of an organization called “The Arts Edge” (now ArtsBridge) — which offers educational consulting for students seeking admission to visual and performing arts programs. Because some college theater programs require that students […]


Interview with Halley Shefler

The Examiner Author:  Kevin Subramany Recently I had the chance to interview Halley Shefler, the founder of ArtsBridge, (formerly called The Arts Edge): 1) How did The Arts Edge  (now ArtsBridge) start? What is the program’s background history? After years in Admissions in the performing arts, the number of students who were not getting admitted […]


Halley Shefler: A creative woman with artistic insight

When it comes to educators promoting the field of arts and entertainment, it sometimes seems to come up a little dry.  With budget cuts constantly taking money away from the creative fields, it seems like students continue to look for a way to follow their passion while getting a solid education. After years of working both as an […]


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