Directing and Choreography (representative list) 

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park (Director/Choreographer) August 2019

NATIVE GARDENS, Cleveland Play House (Director) April 2019


NEXT TO NORMAL, Tantrum Theater (Director) July 2018

MINTONS' PLACE, CPH New Ground Theatre Festival Reading (Director) May 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 Executive Leadership), DeVos Institute of Arts Management at the University of Maryland (The Cycle: Management of Successful Arts and Culture Organizations Certificate), University of Alabama /Alabama Shakespeare Festival — Professional Acting Training Program (MFA), Temple University — School of Communication and Theatre (BA), The Commercial Theatre Institute — NYC.

Awards and Fellowships

^+Cleveland Critics Circle 2018 Theatre Award for Best Director, 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).