MAGGIE BURROWS (Director)
Muny debut! A theater and film director living in New York, Maggie has developed works with Playwrights Horizons, Atlantic Theater Company, NYTW, WP, Williamstown and The Geffen. She is a member of Lincoln Center Director’s Lab, nominee for Yale’s Sudler Prize for Excellence in the Arts, 2018 Boris Sagal Directing Fellow at Williamstown and BOLD Resident Director at Northern Stage. Select associate work: My Fair Lady for Bartlett Sher (Beaumont), The Taming of the Shrew for Phyllida Lloyd (Delacorte) and Constellations for Michael Longhurst (MTC). Film work includes her short film Condolences and a GOTV video for Michelle Obama’s When We All Vote organization. Select theater credits: Man of God (Geffen/upcoming), Damsels (Williamstown), The Sound of Music (Northern Stage), SPACEBAR (Wild Project) and Mark Sonnenblick’s new musical Devotion.
JON RUA (Choreographer)
Muny: Jesus Christ Superstar and Aida. Credits: Phish (Send in the Clones, NYE 2019), Coheed and Cambria, Isn’t It Romantic, West Side Story (Milwaukee Rep). Co-Choreographer: (individual production numbers) Broadway’s The Cher Show, SpongeBob SquarePants, The SpongeBob Musical: Live on Stage! Nickelodeon. Jon has danced for Mariah Carey, Phish, Don Omar, Soulja Boy, Target, Billboard, Puma, Reebok, IBM and Panasonic. As an actor, Broadway: Hamilton (OBC Charles Lee, Hamilton u/s), SpongeBob (Patchy), Hands on a Hardbody (Jesus), In the Heights (Sonny & Graffiti Pete). Off-Broadway: The Hombres (Two River Theater) Kung Fu, Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity, Damn Yankees (Encores!). Regional: Annie (Muny), Somewhere (Old Globe, Craig Noel nomination), Bring It On The Musical. TV: Blacklist, Blue Bloods, Law & Order, Verizon. Film: Fall to Rise, First Reformed, Isn’t It Romantic. Digital: Mas Mejor.
LON HOYT (Music Director/Conductor)
Broadway: Beautiful, Escape to Margaritaville, On Your Feet, Catch Me If You Can, Rock of Ages, Hair, Hairspray, The Rocky Horror Show, Footloose, Street Corner Symphony. Off Broadway: Song of Singapore, Forever Plaid. Regional: Last Days of Summer, My Very Own British Invasion, Diner (Sheryl Crow), Some Lovers (Burt Bacharach), The Nightingale (Sheik/Sater). Music Supervisor: On Your Feet (Holland), Hairspray (NBC Live, national tours, Toronto, Las Vegas, London, Johannesburg, and Cologne productions, Hollywood Bowl), Hair (Hollywood Bowl), Lennon. Film: Annie, Hairspray, Joyful Noise, Band Slam, Boys on the Side. Actor: Tommy, Baby, Leader of the Pack, Starlight Express, Rock ‘N Roll! The First 5000 Years.