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New Cityland, CA 91010
Cell: (555) 322-7337
Resourceful Stage Director with experience in wide range of production sizes and genres. Able to motivate crews to complete tasks quickly and actors to develop meaningful performances that reach audiences on all levels. History of brining powerful plays to audiences of all ages and improving theatre revenues.
Strong creative vision
Excellent communication skills
Good multi-tasking ability
October 2009 to Current
Minard’s Theatre New Cityland, CA
Read, research, and breakdown each script for planning and creative purposes.
Hire directing, assisting, and other leadership staff.
Keep entire production moving ahead on schedule.
Block plays, conduct rehearsals, and collaborate on needed set or lighting changes.
Give constructive criticism to actors to improve performance.
Make pre-production decisions along with producers.
Oversee entire theatre budget and report on expenditures to owners.
Raised interest and funds to bring Fiddler on the Roof for a six month run in 2012, increasing theatre patronage by 200% for duration and resulting in continued elevated attendance numbers since.
February 2005 to September 2009
New Cityland Theatre Company New Cityland, CA
Held auditions and open casting calls to fill production roles.
Coordinated with assistant and department directors to source materials and develop schedules for construction, rehearsals, and more.
Organized and conducted rehearsals.
Publicized productions with interviews and appearances.
Attended all production meetings and gave creative direction.
Worked with writers to adapt scripts and complete rewrites.
2004 University of California New Cityland, CA
Master of Fine Arts Directing
2002 University of California New Cityland, CA
Bachelor of Fine Arts Theatre Studies