Directing and Choreography (representative list) 

NEXT TO NORMAL, Tantrum Theater (Director) July 2018

THE ROYALE, Cleveland Play House (Director) May 2018

DESTINY OF DESIRE, Oregon Shakespeare Festival (Choreographer) January/February 2018

CAROLINE, OR CHANGE, Tantrum Theater (Director) July 2017

BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY, Cleveland Play House (Director) April 2017

DESTINY OF DESIRE, South Coast Rep/ The Goodman (Choreographer) October 2016-March 2017

DESTINY OF DESIRE, Arena Stage (Choreographer) World Premiere 2015

MILVOTCHKEE, VISCONSIN, Mo`olelo Performing Arts Company (Director)

CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF, The Perseverance Theatre (Director)

ELLA, Center REP (Director)

LUCKY STIFF, Center REP (Director/Choreographer)

SMOKEY JOE’S CAFÉ, Center REP (Director/Choreographer)

BLUES IN THE NIGHT, Center REP (Director/Choreographer)

STICK FLY, Mo’olelo Performing Arts Company (Director)

SHE LOVES ME**, Center REP (Director/Choreographer)

THE SAINT PLAYS, including a World Premiere, University of San Diego (Director)

ALL SHOOK UP**+, Center REP (Director/Choreographer)

THE LITTLE DOG LAUGHED, The Diversionary (Director)

AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’+, Center REP (Director/Choreographer)

MARAT/ SADE, University of San Diego (Director/Choreographer)

SUENO, University of Memphis (Director/Choreographer)

MA RAINEY’S BLACK BOTTOM, Theatre Memphis (Director)


Indiana University Executive Education at the School of Public and Environmental Affairs and Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy – The Fund Raising School (Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership), University of Alabama /Alabama Shakespeare Festival (Professional Acting Training Program) MFA, Temple University BA, The Commercial Theatre Institute (NYC).

Awards and Fellowships

Best Director of a Drama, CNJ Awards for Best Cleveland Theater 2017, 2016 Helen Hayes Award Nomination for Outstanding Choreography for a Play, **Two-time winner SF Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Direction of a Musical (2011 & 2010), +Two-time winner SHELLIE AWARD for Best Direction of a Musical (2009), 2012 SDCF Charles Abbott Fellowship (Asst. Director for THE MUSIC MAN directed by Arena Stage AD Molly Smith).