New York Film Academy Notable Alumni
PRODUCER | ACTRESS
A graduate of New York Film Academy’s Professional Conservatory on Musical Theatre (PCMT), Yael Silver has gone on to co-produce the Broadway revival of Once On This Island, which won a 2018 Tony Award. Most recently, she worked as a co-producer on Alanis Morissette’s Tony-nominated broadway show, Jagged Little Pill. Yael is also the co-founder of SilverWalport Productions as well as a board member of Sokoloff Arts and associate producer at the Grammy and Tony-winning Broadway Records. She produced an updated take on the charity single “We Are the World” with other Tony winners and theatre luminaries who have worked on Hamilton, Rent, Aladdin, and many other well-known productions.
Yael Silver co-produced the star-studded virtual benefit concert Project Sing Out! along with NYFA alum Chase Thomas in July 2020.
Program Studied at NYFA: Musical Theatre
Program Type: 1-Year Conservatory in Musical Theatre
Year Attended/Graduated: 2016
Location: New York
Credits: Jagged Little Pill, 2018 Tony Award-winner “Once On This Island”