Bernard J Solomon, EXECUTIVE ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
As a professional actor, Bernard has performed all over the country in productions of Big River, Miss Saigon, Cats, Dreamgirls, Show Boat, Annie and The Scarlet Pimpernel. As a Director and Choreographer Bernard has worked at theater’s locally in New Jersey, in New York City and across the country, including The Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. Bernard’s directing credits include: The Phantom of the Opera, Titanic, Metamorphoses, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Peter Pan and West Side Story. While working on the directing team he has had the pleasure of working with notable performers such as Oscar Winner Shirley Jones, Tony Winner Randy Graf, Laura Osnes, James Snyder, Jackie Burns, Jenn Collela, Brooks Ashmanskas and Bobby Steggart.
Matthew Annis, ASSOCIATE ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
Directing credits: Luna Park, On the Verge. Acting credits (as Matt Coakley): American Idiot, Bonnie & Clyde, Next Thing You Know, Twelfth Night, Three Sisters, The Last Night of Ballyhoo, The Assembled Parties, Harvey, The Lion in Winter, Lend Me a Tenor, The Hot L Baltimore, Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All for You, Pizzazz. Education: Messiah College (BA in Theatre), New York Film Academy, Gaiety School of Acting, National Theatre Institute.