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Triad Theatre Company
Director & Producer
A Wrinkle in Time  2023

Director & Producer
Sideways Stories from Wayside School 2022 

Curtain Call Theatre
Director & Producer
Bright Star 2024

Director & Producer
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time 2022

Constellations 2023
Peter & The Starcatcher 2023
Eleemosynary 2023
Every Brilliant Thing 2022
Love Letters 2022
The Effect 2022
Forever Plaid
House of Blue Leaves 2019
Nunsense 2018
[title of show] 2018

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee 2013
One Before Forty 2006

Advanced Acting Workshop: The Crucible 2007
Theatre in the Middle Workshop: The Princess Plays 2007

Massasoit Theatre Company
It's a Wonderful Life 2017

Riverside Theatre Works
Director & Producer
A Wrinkle in Time 2016
Scrooge the Musical 2015
Freckleface Strawberry the Musical 2015
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum 2014
Sideways Stories from Wayside School 2014


Guys and Dolls 2016
Shrek Jr. 2016
Les Miserables 2015
Beauty and the Beast Jr. 2015
Cabaret 2014
Peter Pan Jr. 2014
Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical 2013
Hairspray 2013
Aladdin Jr. 2013
Annie 2012
Riverside Theatre Works Concert Series 2012-2016

Athena Productions/Athena Theatre Works
Director & Producer
Boal Workshop Presentation 2007
Cinderella, Inc. 2004 & 2007

Saint Francis Xavier School Fine Arts Program
Director & Producer
Guys and Dolls Jr. 2012
Welcome to the Jungle 2011
Forty Winks ‘til Christmas 2010
Oliver Twist 2010
Christmas at the O.K. Corral 2009
Fiddler on the Roof, Jr. 2009
Oklahoma! 2008
The Music Man Jr. 2007
Godspell Jr. 2006
Annie Jr. 2005
Season’s Greetings 2004
Treasure Island 2004
Shapin’ Up Santa 2003

Director, Producer & Choreographer
Archangel Gabriel’s Awesome Adventure 2008
The Littlest Reindeer 2007
Stone Soup 2006
Dinomotion 2005

Saint Francis Xavier Fine Arts Program
Summer Workshops Director & Producer
Advanced Acting Workshop: Improv Showcase 2009
Senior Acting Workshop: Talent Showcase 2009
Junior Musical Workshop: How Does Your Garden Grow? 2009
One Day Theatre Workshops (Puppets, Improv, Creative Drama) 2009
Advanced Acting Workshop: Our Town and Improv Showcase 2008
Senior Acting Workshop: Talent Showcase 2008
Junior Musical Workshop: I Need A Vacation 2008
Acting 101 Workshop: Talent Showcase 2007
Junior Drama Summer Workshop: Talent Showcase 2007
Acting 101 Workshop: Talent Showcase 2006
Musical Production Workshop: I Need A Vacation 2004

Sacred Heart School Drama Club/Athena Productions
Director & Producer
Annie, Jr. 2010
Christmas at the O.K. Corral 2009
Godspell Jr. 2008
The Music Man Jr. 2007
Treasure Island 2006
I Need A Vacation 2005
Shapin’ Up Santa 2004
If Sherlock Holmes Were A Woman 2004
Stage Fright 2003
An Afternoon of Skits 2003
A Monster Christmas 2002

Director, Producer & Choreographer

You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown! 2009
Archangel Gabriel’s Awesome Adventure 2008
The Littlest Reindeer 2007
A Race to the Finish 2007
Stone Soup 2006
A Theatrical Review 2003

Sacred Heart School
Director & Producer
The Diary of Anne Frank: Scene Showcase 2009
Sixth Grade Talent Showcase 2009
Seventh Grade Scene Showcase 2008
The Princess Plays 2008
Escape From Nemotex 2008
A View From Inside the Halls of Sacred Heart School 2006

Director, Producer & Choreographer

Spring Concert: American Mashup 2011
Stone Soup 2011
Spring Concert: A SHS Summer Special 2010
How Does Your Garden Grow? 2010
Holiday Concert: A SHS Christmas Special 2009
Spring Concert: Take Me Out to the Ballgame 2009
Tikki Tikki Tembo 2009
Holiday Concert: The Jesse Tree 2008
Spring Concert: Rock N’ Roll Forever 2008
Holiday Concert: A Nice, Nice Christmas! 2007
Spring Concert: A Salute to Broadway 2007
Stop! Look! Listen Up! 2007
Holiday Concert: A Child is Born 2006
Spring Concert: Proud to be American 2006
Holiday Concert: Season’s Greetings 2005
Spring Concert: So Long Ago 2005
Holiday Concert: Christmas Memories 2004


Related Theater Experience

Triad Theatre Company, Founder, Executive & Producing Artistic Director 2022

Curtain Call Theatre, Producing Artistic Director

Bridgewater State University, Theatre Arts Professor

Massasoit Community College, Communicative Arts Professor
2016-Present, 2011-2012

Riverside Theatre Works, Executive & Producing Artistic Director

Emerson College Master of Arts in Theatre Education/Theatre & Community 2007

Moscow Art Theatre School USA/Stanislavski Summer School
- Stanislavski Certification Program 2001

Athena Productions, Athena Theatre Works: A Leadership Program for Young Women, Founder, Executive & Producing Artistic Director Instructor 2003-2013

Saint Francis Xavier School
- Public Speaking Teacher 2010-2014
- Drama Club Director 2003-2012

Sacred Heart School
- Drama Club Director: K - Grade 8 2002-2011
- Drama Teacher: Grade 1 - Grade 8 2004-2011

Riverside Theatre Works Musical Theater Stage Director 2007-2008

Maplewood Day Camp Theater Director 2003-2004

Huntington Theatre Co, Inc. Business Office Assistant 1991-1995

Experience in costume design, set design, and hair and make-up

Professional Resume: Click here to view (pdf)

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