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Julie Bearden Carver

Artistic Director

Julie Bearden Carver is thrilled to be living, working and raising a family in her hometown of Cartersville, Georgia, where she teaches applied piano and voice and directs the Georgia Highland Heirs vocal ensemble for Georgia Highlands College.  Julie is the Founding Artistic Director of The Callback Company, a musical theatre audition preparation and consulting service, which hosts Broadway talent in regular masterclasses for which Julie serves as collaborative pianist. Julie served on the faculties of Reinhardt, and Shorter Universities from 2010-2015 where she as Musical Theatre Specialist and musical directed all of the main stage productions of both programs. Julie regularly prepares vocalists for a variety of genre for performances and competitions. Julie has a roster of piano and voice students who have been accepted to prestigious college programs across the country in voice and piano performance, musical theatre and music theory/composition.  Julie has been a vocal coach in Chicago, Naples, Florida and New York City with acting singers from the stages of the Metropolitan Opera, Broadway, various national tours and regional productions. Julie made her Broadway debut playing Piano for Mary Poppins and has accompanied Actors Equity Association principal and ensemble auditions, classes at New York University and Barnard-Columbia, theatre auditions at The Juilliard School as well as DCINY performances at Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher Hall (Lincoln Center) and the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra (Florida) with several notable conductors, composers and vocalists including Andrea Bocelli, Eric Whitacre, Joseph Martin, Christiane Noll, Judy McLane, and Bernadette Peters. Julie was accompanist for the first National Musical Theater Competition at the 2012 NATS Conference in Orlando where she also accompanied various workshops including a masterclass with Nathan and Julie Gunn.  Julie most recently performed as accompanist in September 2015 with Richard Tucker 2015 Award-winner and 2013 Cardiff Singer of the World, Jamie Barton, in a recital at Rome, Georgia’s DeSoto Theatre. Julie  prepared the Servants' Chorus for the February 2017 presentation of Cinderalla, co-produced by the Rome Symphony Orchestra and Peach State Opera.  In 2018, Julie appeared with soprano Indra Thomas to present a concert benefiting Live and Love Ministries. In 2019, Julie music directed Berry College Theatre Company's production of Dogfight.

The Callback Company

Musical Theatre Audition Training, College Audition​​
Preparation, Coaching, and Consulting

Please text Julie at 770-743-2013 to make an appointment for your coaching. Payment in full must be made before the start of the session.  If payment has been made, appointment may be rescheduled if notice is given within 24 hours before the scheduled time.