Opera and Music Staging

LITTLE WOMEN, by Mark Adamo
1998, World Premiere, Houston Grand Opera
2000, new production.
National telecast on PBS Great Performances
2001, West Coast Premiere.
Opera Pacific
2003, International Premiere.
Teatro de la Ciudad, Mexico City
THE MAGIC FLUTE, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
1995, Houston Grand Opera
(Assistant Director)
FAUST, by Charles Gounod
1994, Houston Grand Opera
(Assistant Director, Director of “Discovery” Cast)

ILLUSIONS/ILUSIONES
A chamber opera in Spanish and English
Created by International Baccalaureate Students
2002, World Premiere, Utah Opera
Opera America Success Award
BLUEBEARD’S CASTLE, by Béla Bartók
2006, Utah Symphony and Opera
MUCH ADO ABOUT OPERA: Opera and Shakespeare
2009, Utah Symphony and Opera

MANON, by Jules Massenet
2000, Opera In The Heights, Houston

GIANNI SCHICCHI, by Giacomo Puccini
1998, Orchestra X, Houston

HANSEL AND GRETEL, by Engelbert Humperdinck
1999, Opera to Go/Houston Grand Opera
THE MAGIC FLUTE, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
1998, Opera to Go/Houston Grand Opera
CINDERELLA IN SPAIN~CENICIENTA EN ESPAÑA
by Mary Carol Warwick and Kate Pogue
1998, Opera to Go/Houston Grand Opera
PUPPY AND THE BIG GUY
by Sterling Tinsley and Kate Pogue
1995, Opera to Go/Houston Grand Opera

THE MEDIUM, by Gian Carlo Menotti
Il MATRIMONIO SEGRETO, by Domenico Cimarosa
DON JUAN, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Opera Emporium/Scenic Wonders
2000, 2001, LSU Opera
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge

COSÌ FAN TUTTE, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
1996, Shepherd School of Music, Rice University

MARCEL PROUST’S PARIS
Music & the Literary Imagination Series.
With
Richard Howard
1995, Da Camera of Houston; Lincoln Center, NYC
and
The Wortham Center, Houston

THE KREUTZER SONATA
Music & the Literary Imagination Series.
With
André Gregory
1996, Da Camera of Houston; Lincoln Center, NYC
and
The Wortham Center, Houston

Theatre

ROMEO AND JULIET/ROMEO Y JULIETA, by William Shakespeare
2004/2005
The Old Globe Theatre, San Diego
and
CECUT, Cultural Arts Center, Tijuana, Mexico

THE TEMPEST, by William Shakespeare
2005, The Classical Studio
Tisch School of the Arts, New York University

ROMEO AND JULIET, by William Shakespeare
1991, Alley Theatre, in collaboration with MECA
(Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts)
THE DUCHESS OF MALFI, by John Webster
1990, Alley Theatre

AN INFINITE ACHE, by David Schulner
2006, Stages Repertory Theatre, Houston
LOBSTER ALICE, by Kyra Obolensky
2000, Stages Repertory Theatre, Houston
CAR POOL, by Laura Hembree
1999, Stages Repertory Theatre, Houston
THE COCOANUTS, by Kauffman and Berlin
1992, Stages Repertory Theatre, Houston

THE DESTINY OF ME, by Larry Kramer
1995, TheatreLab, Houston

AN IDEAL HUSBAND, by Oscar Wilde
1995, Main Street Theater, Houston:

DISTANT VOICES, by Celeste Bedford Walker
(Susan Smith Blackburn Prize finalist)
1998, The Ensemble Theatre, Houston
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, by William Shakespeare
1994, The Ensemble Theatre, Houston
In collaboration with the Alley Theatre

THE REVENGERS TRAGEDY, by Thomas Middleton
THE DUTCH COURTESAN, by John Marston
THE ROARING GIRL, by Thomas Dekker
THE HONEST WHORE, i, by Thomas Dekker
THE CHANGELING, by Thomas Middleton
THE SPANISH TRAGEDY, by Thomas Kyd
1985–1990, The James Project, New York
(Co-Artistic Director)

RICHARD II, by William Shakespeare
MACBETH, by William Shakespeare
HENRY IV, i & ii, by William Shakespeare
THE KING WHO STOLE THE SHADOWS, also author
1970-1975, Theater at Monmouth
The State of Maine Shakespeare Theater

Theatre:
Community-Based Projects and Video

SUMMER GODS, author, in collaboration with young adults at MECA
2000, 20012, MECA
(Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts, Houston)

Young Houston Playwrights Festival
Founder and Festival Artistic Director
1998, 1999, in collaboration with the Alley Theatre
and
The Ensemble Theatre, Houston

UN MOSÁICO MUSICAL MEXICANO, also author; in Spanish
1995, 1996, 1997, MECA
(Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts, Houston)


LA MÚSICA DEL CIELO, also author; in Spanish
1994, 2008, MECA
(Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts, Houston)

THE PASSION PLAY, from 5 Medieval Mystery Plays, also adaptor
1991, 1992, in collaboration with the Alley Theatre

ROMEO AND JULIET, by William Shakespeare
Adaptor and translator
1991, in collaboration with the Alley Theatre and MECA
(Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts, Houston)

UNITY - A half-hour Anti-Drug Video
1991, Alley Theatre, Communities in Schools
Concept and Director
Produced by Mappamundi, Houston (Artistic Director)

IN THE BAG -
5 Thirty Second Public Service Anti-Inhalant Videos
In Spanish and English
1991, Communities in Schools; Concept and Director
Produced by Mappamundi, Houston (Artistic Director)

Professional Video and Film

DR. FARLEY’S MAGICAL MEDICAL NOTIONS AND NOSTRUMS
Medical Instruction Films for Children
1988-1989, Gary Young Associates
Associate Producer, Text Writer, Editor

SNUGGLY; WRANGLER JEANS; J.C. PENNEY; THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY RECYCLING CAMPAIGN PSA; ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS PSA; MT. SINAI MEDICAL CENTER, NYC; many others
1988-1989, Gary Young Associates
Associate Producer, Text Writer, Editor

Professional Actor
(Actors Equity, Screen Actors Guild, AFTRA)

Plays and musicals on Broadway; Off and Off-Off Broadway; Resident Theatres in 14 States
Films; Television Series; Day Time Dramas; Commercials and Voiceovers
1967 – 2005