Department of Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance at Indiana Univeristy


Bloomington, IL US

I'll be joining the esteemed faculty at IU Bloomington this fall as Visiting Assistant Professor of Musical Theatre! I'll be teaching acting, musical theatre performance studios and workshops, musical theatre form and function, and I'll also be directing the spring musical - more news on that later, but it's a show I've always wanted to direct! I can't wait for this next chapter to begin!

THE SECRET GARDEN at the New London Barn Playhouse

06.28.17 to 07.08.17 |various

New London, NH US

Book & Lyrics by Marsha Norman
Music by Lucy Simon
based on the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett
A Tony Award-winning musical adaptation of the beloved Edwardian classic. Lonely and spoiled, an orphaned girl sent to live on the windswept Yorkshire moors with her reclusive uncle unexpectedly discovers the magic of the natural world. An enchanting tale of redemption and renewal for the whole family.


12.01.16 to 12.11.16 |Various

Pensacola, FL US

This adaptation by Michael Wilson is an annual favorite at UWF, where I directed the show. i was reunited with my RAGTIME star, Sara Schoch, who played the Ghost of Christmas Past!

STEEL MAGNOLIAS at the Kennedy Theatre

07.27.16 to 08.07.16

Raleigh, NC US

Musical Theatre Teacher at Penn State University S.T.A.T.E. (School of Theatre Artistry and Technical Education)

06.26.16 to 07.09.16

University Park, PA US

An intensive two-week musical theatre summer program for high school students entering 10th - 12th grades in the Summer of 2016. I will teach both a Musical Theatre Acting the Song Workshop as well as a Musical Theatre History Seminar.


- Work with Penn State Musical Theatre Faculty, current students, and notable alumni
- Classes in all three areas of musical theatre (voice, acting, dance)
- Private voice instruction
- Individualized attention
- College experience - tour the campus, hear from Undergraduate Admissions, stay in a residence hall

BRIGADOON at the New London Barn Playhouse

06.15.16 to 06.26.16

New London, NH US

110 IN THE SHADE at the Playhouse Theatre

02.16.16 to 02.27.16 |Various

University Park, PA US

I will be directing as my thesis project one of my favorite musicals: 110 IN THE SHADE. I grew up with this beautiful music as my father starred in the original Broadway production in 1963!

BETTY CROCKER, KINSEY, AND ROCK N’ ROLL: A NEW 1950’s COMEDY at the Nittany Theatre at the Barn

07.30.15 to 08.15.15

Boalsburg, PA US

We are proud to feature the world premier of “Betty Crocker, Kinsey, and Rock n’ Roll"… Centered on Donna Jean’s Sweet-Sixteen party, audiences are treated to a timely mix of madcap fun featuring a stodgy father, the consummate housewife of Betty Crocker fame, some frisky friends spouting Alfred Kinsey’s sexual revolution release and some crazed teenagers with their rock and roll. Wrap it up and serve it to delight the whole family!

FOREVER PLAID at Nittany Theatre at The Barn

06.04.15 to 06.27.15

Boalsburg, PA US

Once upon a time, there were four guys who discovered they shared a love for music. Singing in close harmony and executing their charmingly outlandish choreography with zealous precision, the “Plaids" are a guaranteed smash that keeps audiences rolling in the aisles when they’re not humming along to some of the great nostalgic pop hits of the 1950’s.

DOGFIGHT at the Downtown Theatre, Pennsylvania Centre Stage

04.01.15 to 04.11.15 |4/1, 4/3, 4/6-4/10 7:30 PM. 4/4, 4/11 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM

State College, PA US

Preview at 7:30 p.m. April 1; evenings at 7:30 p.m. April 3, 4 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11; Matinee at 2 p.m. April 4, 11. For additional show information, visit Tickets are available at Penn State Tickets Downtown, Eisenhower Box Office, Bryce Jordan Center, or by calling 814-863-0255 or 1-800-ARTS-TIX. Generous student and group sales discounts are available.

URINETOWN at the Fletcher Theatre (Hot Summer Nights/Theatre Raleigh)

08.06.13 to 08.11.13

Raleigh, NC US

GOD OF CARNAGE at Theatre Raleigh/Hot Summer Nights at the Kennedy Theatre

06.19.13 to 06.30.13

Raleigh, NC US

SOUVENIR at Hot Summer Nights at the Kennedy Theatre

10.03.12 to 10.14.12

Raleigh, NC

AVENUE Q at Hot Summer Nights at the Kennedy

08.15.12 to 08.19.12

Raleigh, NC

RAGTIME at New London Barn Playhouse

06.12.12 to 06.26.12

New London, NH

NOTHING LIKE A DAME, a Benefit for The Phyllis Newman Women's Health Initiative, Gerald Lynch Theatre (at John Jay College), 524 West 59th Street

03.26.12 |7:30 PM

New York, NY

I'm directing this bash of a concert which will feature Jackie Hoffman, Hunter Ryan Herdlicka, Polly Bergen, Andrea Burns, Mario Cantone, Bruce Vilanch, Laura Flanigan, Talise Trevigne, Alexandra Silber and a couple of surprise guests!

Mary Zimmerman's METAMORPHOSES at Downtown Theatre

11.30.11 to 12.03.11 |Various

State College, PA

CHICAGO at the New London Barn Playhouse

08.09.11 to 08.21.11 |Various

New London, NH

Penn State Nu Musical Theatre Festival

06.20.11 to 07.10.11 |Various

State College, PA

I will be directing a new musical for this festival. Three years ago I directed Kait Kerrigan and Brian Lowdermilk's TALES FROM THE BAD YEARS here.

THE 39 STEPS at Hot Summer Nights at the Kennedy

06.08.11 to 06.19.11 |Various

Raleigh, NC

I'm returning to where I directed BAREFOOT IN THE PARK last year to direct 39 STEPS! Come on down and see it!

DEAR RUTH at Retro Productions at the Spoon Theatre


New York, NY


04.11.11 |4:30 PM

New York, NY

After working on NO WAY TO TREAT A LADY with Doug, I was honored to be asked by him to put together an hour of his work to celebrate his Fred Ebb award. Tovah Feldshuh, Lauren Kennedy, Jeff McCarthy, Barbara Walsh, Bradley Dean, Howie Michael Smith, Jackie Hoffman, Lance Rubin, Heidi Blickenstaff headed this amazing event!!

NO WAY TO TREAT A LADY at Phoenix Theatre, AZ

01.12.11 to 02.06.11

Phoenix, AZ

HAIRSPRAY at New London Barn Playhouse

07.27.10 to 08.08.10

New London, NH

I'm directing HAIRSPRAY at the Barn this summer! I directed MILLIE here two seasons ago and am so glad to be returning! I would've directed SHE LOVES ME there last season, but my work with VANITIES kept me in NYC.


06.21.10 to 06.25.10 |Various

State College, PA

I'm putting together a musical revue of the music of Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt, who brought forth such musicals as THE FANTASTICKS, 110 IN THE SHADE and I DO, I DO! It runs for a week at the Downtown Theatre in State College.

BAREFOOT IN THE PARK @ Hot Summer Nights at the Kennedy

06.09.10 to 06.20.10 |Various curtain times

Raleigh, NC

I'm directing Neil Simon's debut play! Call (866) 811-4111 for reservations.

JOAN CRAWFORD IN..."FLESH & BLOOD!" a film-noir parody by Joe Major - a staged reading of a play I'm directing

04.07.10 to 04.08.10 |2:00 PM Both Days

New York, NY US

Shetler Studios, 250 W. 54th St. The cast includes Michele Pawk, Liz McCartney, Sarah Stiles, Marcus Neville, Roger Rifkin, Graham Rowat and Ed Romanoff. Joe Major is the playwright and Shea Sullivan presents.

JOAN CRAWFORD IN..."FLESH & BLOOD!" - a staged reading of a new play I'm directing

11.09.09 |2:00 PM

New York, NY US

Nola Studios, 244 W. 54th St. The cast includes Michele Pawk, Kathy Fitzgerald, Sarah Stiles, Jason Kravits, Roger Rifkin, Ryan Silverman and Wayne Schroder. Joe Major is the playwright and Shea Sullivan presents.

THE FANTASTICKS, Jerry Orbach Theatre, Snapple Theatre Center, 50th St & Broadway

07.06.09 to 08.23.09 |6:30

New York, NY US

THE APPLE TREE at Pennsylvania Centre Stage Theatre

05.26.09 to 06.07.09 |Various - see below

State College, PA

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays at 7:30 PM
I'll be playing Adam/Sanjar/Flip in this trilogy of one-act musicals by Harnick & Bock. Alan Alda orignated these roles in 1966, and Brian D'Arcy James created the same roles in the recent Roundabout Theatre revival.

Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday Matinees at 2:00 PM
Wednesday 7/3 Matinee only: 2:00 PM

WALLENBERG: A MUSICAL DRAMA at the Hilton Theatre Rehearsal Studios

05.07.09 to 05.08.09 |2:00 PM Both Days

New York, NY US

WALLENBERG: A MUSICAL DRAMA is about Swede Raoul Wallenberg who helped save the lives of approximately 100,000 Hungarian Jews near the end of World War II. - Book & Lyrics by Laurence Holzman and Felicia Needleman, Music by Benjamin Rosenbluth, Directed by Annette Jolles. I am playing Pal Szalai, who was a double agent. He was a member of the Arrow Cross, but was secretly helping Wallenberg to get passports to Jews to allow them to leave Budapest.

JOAN CRAWFORD IN "HELL HATH NO FURY!" - a table reading of a new show

05.06.09 |6:30

New York, NY

The book of this new comedy was written by Joe Major. With original music by Justin Hatchimonji.
I will join Michelle Pawk, Stephanie Gibson, Robert Piper and Steph Wilberding in this informal table read.

Roundabout Theatre 2009 Spring Gala at Roseland Ballroom:

04.06.09 |9:00 - 10:00 PM

New York, NY

It's the second year in a row I am participating in this star-studded event to help raise money for the Roundabout Theatre Company. This year, fellow singers Jeff Kready, Peter Benson and Laura Osnes and I will make up a 1930's swing vocal quartet as we

Roundabout Theatre 2009 Spring Gala at Roseland Ballroom: "Take Me Back To Manhattan"

04.06.09 |9:00 - 10:00 PM

New York, NY

It's the second year in a row I am participating in this star-studded event to help raise money for the Roundabout Theatre Company. This year, fellow actors Jeff Kready, Peter Benson and Laura Osnes and I will make up a 1930's swing vocal quartet as we sing musical director David Chase's vocal arrangements of "Accentuate The Positive" and "It Don't Mean A Thing if it Ain't Got that Swing/Jitterbug." "Jitterbug" was cut from the film "Wizard of Oz." Last year I had a blast as a Beach Boy, and this year will be twice as fun. Expect to see performances by Martha Plimpton, Audra McDonald, Mario Cantone, Brooke Shields, Edie Falco, Boyd Gaines, Steve Kazee, Kelli O'Hara, and others.

THE FANTASTICKS, Jerry Orbach Theatre, Snapple Theatre Center, 50th St & Broadway

04.01.09 to 04.05.09 |Various

New York, NY

I return as the standby to El Gallo for this one week. I will post if I know I'm going on, thanks to a great new website that is designed for just that thing! I'll post the details soon.

Monday Off at Hugh's Room

03.30.09 |8:30 & 9:30

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Monday Off swings Hugh's Room!

Monday Off with the Erie Philharmonic "Swing City"

03.28.09 |8 PM

Erie, PA

Monday Off swings Broadway with the Erie Philharmonic, Daniel Meyer, Conductor.

Stacia Fernandez at the Cabaret at the Castle, at the Castle on the Hudson

03.22.09 |8:00

Tarrytown, NY

I am directing my good friend Stacia in her cabaret debut! In her show, she explores the songs that changed her, brought her where she is now, and made her the woman she is. Come on up and see it!

Tickets are either $100 for a 4-course dinner, beginning at 6pm, with VIP seating for the show, or $55 for a Viennese desert table and coffee, plus the performance. For reservations, call 914-631-3646 or visit

UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN Presentation, New 42nd St. Studios

02.20.09 |3 PM

New York, NY

This is the same reading we presented in Denver last week, same cast, same team!

UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN Reading, Colorado New Play Summit, Denver Theatre Center

02.13.09 to 02.14.09 |3 PM

Denver, CO

Completely revised version of THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN with book by Dick Scanlan (based upon the original 1960 book by Richard Morris), music by Meredith Willson. Directed by Kathleen Marshall, musical direction by Michael Rafter, starring Kerry O'Malley and Marc Kudisch, featuring William Parry, Paula Chase, Linda Mugleston, Jennifer Smith, Kevin Ligon, Susan Derry, Jeremy Jordan, Kevin Worley, Kevin Earley, Orville Mendoza, Ali Ewoldt, Brandi Massey, Elena Shaddow, Omar Lopez-Cepero, Matthew Shepard Smith, and me!



New York, NY

We are slated to open in a theatre owned by the Shubert Organization!


12.06.08 |8:00 PM

San Angelo, TX

Our first Christmas Pops gig! The arrangements are AMAZING! We hope that this is the first of MANY!!


11.03.08 to 11.22.08

New York, NY

This is a retitled version of THE FRONT with which I have been involved since last year. It's a great musical based upon the 1976 film "The Front" starring Woody Allen and Zero Mostel about television writers who were blacklisted during the McCarthy era and hired fronts to bring their scripts to the studios. I play Steve Parks, the star of the TV show around which the plot is centered as well as several other small roles.


10.20.08 to 10.21.08

New York, NY

I'll be playing the role of Lou. According to, BEATSVILLE has "music and lyrics by Wendy Leigh Wilf and a book by Glenn Slater (The Little Mermaid). Based on the film "A Bucket of Blood," the musical takes place in 1959 Greenwich Village, where 'tragically square Walter Paisley finds that his clay figures, sculpted nudes, and papier-mâché busts bring him the acceptance he desperately yearns for. But what if the world discovered that Walter's body of work consists of actual bodies?'"

THE FANTASTICKS @ The Jerry Orbach Theatre at The Snapple Theatre Center

09.29.08 to 01.11.09

New York

I'm baaack.

VANITIES: A NEW MUSICAL @ The Pasadena Playhouse

08.22.08 to 09.28.08

Pasadena, CA

This is our pre-Broadway run! I serve as Associate Director on this piece. Check out either the Playhouse's website or for more information!


07.15.08 to 07.27.08 |Various

New London, NH

I'm directing one of my favorite musicals here. If you're in the area, come and see it! I'm very excited about it.

GHOSTS - The Musical - York Theatre Staged Reading

06.16.08 |3 PM and 7 PM

New York, NY

P & J Productions presents a staged reading of GHOSTS, The Musical. Book & original score by William Allen Jones, directed by Adam Fitzgerald, musical direction by Brett Keith. With Alex Brightman, Julie Foldesi, Amy Goldberger, Emily Harvey, Rob Maitner, Patrick Moran, Diane Phelan, Steven Strafford and me!


05.15.08 |TBA

Philadelphia, PA



New York

VANITIES: A NEW MUSICAL Workshop Presentation


New York

I'm Associate Director for this show which is amazing. We're doing an industry presentation before we head out to Pasadena in July to mount the show there before coming to New York!



New York, NY

I'll be participating in this annual bash recreating some of the Beach Boys' hits!

Performers include Brian D'Arcy James, John Pizzarelli, Kelli O'Hara, Alan Cumming, Rosie Perez, Anna Gasteyer, Alex Gemangiani, Devin Richards, Michael O'Donnell, Jeff Kready and me!

To make a purchase or for more information, please contact Ashley Firestone 212-719-9393


03.28.08 |TBA

New York, NY

I'll be participating in this reading of a new musical based upon the 1996 film of the same title (I've decided to correct the grammar in the un-apostrophied title for my own listing purposes)! Francesca Zambello, who directed THE LITTLE MERMAID on Broadway, will direct this reading, for which the book has been written by Rupert Holmes. Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, and Eddie Holland have written the score. You can read more about the musical at the show's website.

TALES FROM THE BAD YEARS, Penn State New Musicals Festival

03.21.08 to 03.22.08 |TBA

State College, PA

I'm directing this new work by Kait Kerrigan and Brian Lowdermilk. It's a series of songs exploring and exploiting the volatility of life in the 20s. Not the 1920s, but human 20s. The twenty-somethings. This is a great piece and I can't wait to set to work on it with the students at Penn State.


03.03.08 |3 and 7 PM

New York, NY

THE FRONT is a musical based on the 1976 film starring Woody Allen and Zero Mostel. Music & Lyrics are by Paul Gordon (JANE EYRE) and Jay Gruska (composer of the themes to the TV shows "Lois and Clark" and "Sisters," with other lyrics and a book by Seth Friedman. The cast is amazing - included are Brian D'Arcy James, Clarke Thorell, Jayne Paterson, Richard Kind and Phillip Hoffman. John Caird and Nell Balaban co-direct this reading.

WHITE CHRISTMAS at Carousel Dinner Theatre

10.31.07 to 12.31.07 |Various Curtain Times

Akdon, OH

Starring as Bob in WHITE CHRISTMAS! There are some dates that I will not be appearing in the show due to scheduling conflicts, and I'll post those as soon as they get hammered out!

Monday Off w/ Wheeling Symphony at Harper-McNeeley Auditorium, Davis & Elkins College

10.07.07 |2 PM

Elkins, WV

Monday Off with the Wheeling Symphony

10.05.07 |8:00 PM

Wheeling, WV

Monday Off sings with the Wheeling Symphony!

THE FANTASTICKS at The Jerry Orbach Theatre at the Snapple Theatre Center

09.24.07 to 10.14.07

New York, NY

I'm standing by for El Gallo...I don't think I'll go on, being that it's such a short time, but it's a gig in town in a good show nonetheless!

UNBEATABLE: A Musical Journey @ The Barrow Group Theatre, 312 W. 36th St.

08.02.07 to 08.05.07 |8/2: 3:00 PM and 7:00 PM; 8/3: 11:00 AM; 8/4: 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM; 8/5: 2:00 PM

New York, NY

I will be playing the role of Pastor James, in whom Tracy, the lead character, finds much strength and solace for her battle with her disease.

UNBEATABLE : A Musical Journey is a bold, fresh exploration of the cancer patient’s experiences – through musical theatre. The story, based on actual events, uses a theatrical trial setting to share one woman’s perspective on her journey with breast cancer and how that journey came to change every aspect of her life. The script weaves a sly and hearty humor through the drama, keeping a light touch in a potentially devastating story.

Visit the show's MySpace page for more information.

FOREVER PLAID: R Family Cruises/Norwegian Dawn

07.07.07 to 07.14.07 |Varied

Forever Plaid, R Family Cruise!

The Front - Manhattan Theatre Club

04.30.07 |7:00 PM

New York, NY

Staged reading of a new musical called The Front. Music & lyrics by Paul Gordon (Jane Eyre) & Jay Gruska, with the book by Seth Friedman. Nell Balaban directs!

Man In The Iron Mask - Emerging Artists Theatre, 311 W. 43rd St., NYC

04.27.07 |7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

New York, NY

Staged reading of Man In The Iron Mask - a new musical by composer Jeffrey Campos and lyricist Shad Olsen. I will play D'Artagnan, the role I played in a reading of the show last February. I think it's a great piece and I am very happy to be a part of it again.

CANCELLED - "Six Degrees" - ABC-TV - Can you BELIEVE it??

04.06.07 |9:00 PM Eastern, 8 Central

All Over, USA

This is the episode of "Six Degrees" that I shot in November of last year. As I was walking off the set after shooing my last scene, the word had spread 'round the cast and crew that the show had been cancelled by ABC. Miraculously, ABC decided to air the episodes anyway! It's a small role (Elliot), but I had a great time working on this show. And now I find out that it's finally been pulled - so there you have it.

Burpee's Seedy Theatrical Company 25th Anniversary Show - Slayter Hall, 3rd Floor, Denison University

03.24.07 |9:00 PM

Granville, OH

The 25th (27th) Anniversary Reunion show of Burpee's Seedy Theatrical Company!! This improv group saved my sanity in college, and now many generations are going to meet and play for a weekend. A full day of workshopping and gaming followed by an alumni show! See NEWS page for more info!

Grease - Westchester Broadway Theatre

03.08.07 |see theatre website for showtimes

Elmsford, NY

The production of GREASE I'm directing starts performances on March 8 and runs through May 26, 2007!

Monday Off CD Release Concert - Jazz Standard, 116 E. 27th St.

12.04.06 |7:30 and 9:30

New York, NY

Singing with my group MONDAY OFF to release our new CD! Two sets! Good music & good food!
Piano – Michael Cabe
Bass – Mark Lau
Drums – Ernesto Cervini
Saxophone – Joel Frahm

Grease - Carousel Dinner Theatre

05.03.06 to 07.01.06 |Tues thru Sun - see website for curtain times

Akron, OH

I play Danny in this terrific production, directed by original Broadway production alum Ray DeMattis!

Barefoot In The Park - Maltz Jupiter Theatre

03.21.06 to 04.02.06 |Tues thru Sun - see website for curtain times

Jupiter, FL

I am playing Paul in my first play in years. The cast is wonderful and the play is hysterical. I think it's one of Neil Simon's best!

Monday Off @ Sweet Rhythm, 88 7th Ave. So. btwn Grove & Bleeker Sts.

02.21.06 |8 PM & 9:30 - two sets

New York, NY

We're trying out some great new material! Plus all the tunes that will be on our upcoming CD which is currently being mixed! Come and play with us! Joining us is the Monday Off Band (Piano – Michael Cabe, Bass – Mark Lau, Drums – Ernesto Cervini) and special guest on Saxophone – Joel Frahm!