Director—Guys and Dolls

Other Theatres: Guthrie Theater—Choir Boy, Other Desert Cities, M. Butterfly, Private Lives;Children’s Theatre Company—Peter Pan, Shrek, Wizard of Oz, A Year with Frog and Toad, Annie; Minnesota Opera—Diana’s Garden, Cosi fan tutti;Ten Thousand Things—Romeo and Juliet, Doubt, Miss Julie, Once on This Island;5th Avenue—Oklahoma, Guys and Dolls;Theater Latté Da—fifty-five productions including ten world premieres

Other Credits: founding artistic director, Theater Latté Da; creator, All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914, Steerage Song

Awards: 2015 Minnesota Artist of the Year; seven Ivey Awards for Outstanding Production; grants and fellowships—National Endowment for the Arts, Theater Communications Group, McKnight Foundation, Minnesota State Arts Board

Teaching Credits: St. John's University,University of Minnesota

Education: M.F.A., directing, University of Wisconsin–Madison;B.A., music and theater, St. John’s University

Professional Affiliations: Stage Directors and Choreographers Society; trustee emeritus, National Alliance for Music Theatre