UPCOMING ENGAGEMENTS
2019

SERVICE PROVIDER (librettist)
Texas Christian University
Oct. 11

SWEET POTATO KICKS THE SUN (world premiere)
Santa Fe Opera
Oct. 26

THE CHRISTMAS SPIDER (world premiere libretto reading)
American Opera Projects
Dec (TBA)

2020

MADAME BUTTERFLY
Opera Tulsa
Feb. 28 – March 1

CENDRILLON
Opera Birmingham
March 20 – 22

AS ONE/SERVICE PROVIDER
Shenandoah Conservatory
April 24 – 26

SERVICE PROVIDER
Painted Sky Opera
May 14 – 17

MACBETH
Opera Florentine
May 29 – 31

THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY
WaterTower Theatre
June 12 – 28

THE COPPER QUEEN (librettist)
Arizona Opera
September

RESUME

DIRECTOR/CHOREOGRAPHER
  • Manon (’19) Opera Idaho
  • Opera Outdoors (’19) Opera Omaha
  • La Tragedie de Carmen (’19) Lake George Music Festival
  • Camelot (’19) Charlottesville Opera
  • Rose & the Knife (’19) Loft Recital
  • Trouble in Tahiti (’18) Lexington Philharmonic
  • Maria de Buenos Aires (’18) Arizona Opera
  • Service Provider (’18) Lake George Music Festival
  • The Merry Widow (’18) Opera Saratoga
  • When Adonis Calls (’18, world premiere) Asheville Lyric Opera
  • Maria de Buenos Aires (’18) Fort Worth Opera
  • Un Ballo in Maschera (’18) Opera in the Heights
  • Maria de Buenos Aires (’18) San Diego Opera
  • Vivaldi & Pergolesi (’17) LoftOpera
  • Pure Country (’17, world premiere) Lyric Stage
  • Quanah (’17, world premiere) Lyric Stage
  • Otello (’17) LoftOpera
  • The Pearl Fishers (’17) Opera in the Heights
  • La Cage Aux Folles (’16) Skylight Music Theatre
  • South Pacific (’16) Ashlawn Opera
  • Le Comte Ory (’16) LoftOpera
  • Orpheus & Euridice/Green Sneakers (’16) Opera Birmingham
  • Sweeney Todd (’16) Townsend/Fresno Grand Opera
  • Carmen (’16) Palm Beach Opera
  • The Astronaut Love Show (’15, world premiere) The Kraine Theater (NYC)
  • The Rose and the Knife (’15) Loftopera (NYC)
  • Daughter of the Regiment (’15) Arizona Opera
  • The Tales of Hoffman (’15) University of North Texas
  • Cosi Fan Tutte (’14) UMKC Conservatory
  • L’Italiana in Algeri (’14) Seagle Music Colony
  • Soho Cinders (American Premiere, ’14) Uptown Players
  • Green Sneakers (’14) Opera Piccola
  • The Pearl Fishers (’14) Fort Worth Opera
  • Don Giovanni (’14) Catholic University of America
  • Carousel (’13) Ashlawn Opera
  • Green Sneakers (’13) Fort Mason Center (San Francisco)
  • María de Buenos Aires (’13) Lexington Philharmonic
  • Cendrillon (’12) Kentucky Opera
  • Hello Again (’12) Uptown Players
  • Sweeney Todd (’12) Level Ground Arts
  • Amahl and the Night Visitors (’12) East Dallas Christian Concert Series
  • Brigadoon (’11) Seagle Music Colony
  • The Mikado (’11)  Fort Worth Opera
  • Carmina Burana (’10) Northern Lights Music Festival
  • Seussical (’10)  Kids Who Care
  • Guys & Dolls (’09) Seagle Music Colony
  • Carmen (’09) Fort Worth Opera
  • La Boheme (’08) Seagle Music Colony
  • The Mikado (’08) Seagle Music Colony
  • Cosi Fan Tutti (’08)  The Living Opera
  • Orpheus & Euridice (’08) Voices of Change
  • Italienisches Liederbuch (’08) Voces Intimae
  • The Medium (’07) Seagle Music Colony
  • The Fantasticks (’07) Seagle Music Colony
  • Crazy For You (’07) Seagle Music Colony
  • The Tenderland (’07) The Living Opera
  • Anything Goes (’06) Seagle Music Colony
  • The Music Man (’06) Utah Festival Opera
  • You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown (’05) Fort Worth Academy
  • Audition! (’04, world premiere) Richard Allen Prod.
  • Guys & Dolls (’04) Fort Worth Academy
  • Edward II (’03) McNair Foundation Prod.
CHOREOGRAPHER
  • La Traviata (’17) Dallas Opera (dir. Stefania Panighini)
  • Great Scott (’16) San Diego Opera (dir. Jack O’Brien)
  • Great Scott (’15, world premiere) Dallas Opera (dir. Jack O’Brien)
  • Dogfight (’14) WaterTower Theatre (dir. Terry Martin)
  • The Golden Apple (’14) Lyric Stage (co-dir. Stefan Novinski)
  • Thanks For Being A Friend (’14) Laurie Beechman Theatre (dir. Nick Brennan)
  • Carmen (’13) Dallas Opera (dir. Christopher Alexander)
  • Romeo and Juliet (’13) Des Moines Metro Opera (dir. Linda Brand)
  • Smokey Joe’s Cafe (’12) WaterTower Theatre (dir. Terry Martin)
  • Eugene Onegin (’12) Des Moines Metro Opera (dir. Kristine McIntyre)
  • La Rondine (’12) Des Moines Metro Opera (dir. Dugg McDonough)
  • Carmen (’11) Opera Company of Philadelphia (dir. David Gately)
  • Spring Awakening (’11) WaterTower Theatre (dir. Terry Martin)
  • Before Night Falls (’10, world premiere) Fort Worth Opera (dir. David Gately)
  • Don Giovanni (’10)  Dallas Opera (dir. John Pascoe)
  • Closer To Heaven (’10, American premiere) Uptown Players (dir. Bruce Coleman)
  • Altar Boys (’09) Uptown Players (dir. Cheryl Denson)
  • Carmen (’08) Washington National Opera (dir. David Gately)
  • Carmen (’08) Austin Lyric Opera (dir. David Gately)
  • Frau Margot (’07, world premiere) Fort Worth Opera (dir. Frank Cosaro)
  • La Traviata (’06) Fort Worth Opera (dir. David Gately)
  • Carmen (’06) Florida Grand Opera (dir. David Gately)
  • Annie Get Your Gun (’05) Utah Festival Opera (dir. David Gately)
  • Salome (’04) Fort Worth Opera (dir. David Gately)
  • The Pirates of Penzance (’04) Fort Worth Opera (dir. Dottie Danner)
  • Rigoletto (’03) Fort Worth Opera (dir. Stephanie Sundine)
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR
  • Tristan und Isolde (’12) Dallas Opera (dir. Christian Räth)
  • Madama Butterfly (’10) Dallas Opera (dir. Bruce Garnett)
  • Cosi Fan Tutti (’10) Dallas Opera (dir. John Cox)
  • Into the Woods (’09) Richardson Theatre Center (dir. Jeff Kinman)
  • Otello (’09) Dallas Opera (dir. Tim Albery)
  • La Boheme (’09) Dallas Opera (dir. Mark Streshinsky)
  • Angels in America (’08) Fort Worth Opera (dir. David Gately)
  • Turandot (’08) Fort Worth Opera (dir. Daniel Pelzig)
  • Porgy & Bess (’07) Dallas Opera (dir. Hope Clark)
  • Falstaff (’07) Fort Worth Opera (dir. David Gately)
  • Far East (’05) Contemporary Theatre of Dallas (dir. Rene Moreno)