Learn what it takes to become an effective leader through our leadership seminars and exercises. By the end of this course, you will have the tools to serve as a role model for your peers both on and off the field.
Learn how to conduct with live and video-guided lessons from the BAC staff. Perfect your timing and technique through step-by-step videos. Put it all together and practice with exclusive recordings of past corps!
Evaluation and Assessment
Keep track of your progress with regular feedback and evaluations. Collaborate with staff and members through assignments, masterclasses, and live seminars. Prepare for your future in the marching arts and take your first step to becoming a member of the Boston Crusaders.
Do I need any equipment?
No, members enrolled in the conductor course do not need access to an instrument or piece of equipment.
Can I sign up for more than one section?
Yes! Check out our multi-section bundles by clicking "register" at the top of the page! If there is not a bundle for your desired courses (i.e. trumpet and conductor) please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be manually enrolled.
Is this how I audition for the Boston Crusaders?
Yes, membership candidacy will be based off Backstage assessments and evaluations. We have positions available in all sections.
Do I need to sign-up for Backstage to audition? Do I have to audition?
Yes, you must sign up for Backstage if you wish to audition for the Boston Crusaders. Audition requirements will be made available within the Backstage program. No, signing up for Backstage does not mean you have to audition. Backstage is a valuable tool to help you refine your skills, whether or not you are pursing a position with the Boston Crusaders.
Is there an age limit?
No! Backstage is open to all regardless of age. If you are an educator, please stay tuned for future programs tailored to assist your classroom and students.
Is there a deadline to sign-up?
No, but it is recommended to sign up early for maximum value. Although tools are available all year long, membership positions will be awarded based on the on-going evaluations and assessment that begin in October.
Is my purchase refundable?
No, all sales are final. Please contact us at email@example.com if you experience difficulty at checkout.