"The Wizard of OZ" on the Zilker Hillside!
Summer 2017 will bring ruby slippers, flying monkeys, and a yellow brick road to the Zilker Hillside Theatre. Jimmy is looking forward to directing the family favorite for Austin audiences. See more about the project and "meet the director" by clicking on the link below. "Who's Directing ZTP's Wizard of Oz?" "Jimmy is “thrilled to be bringing The Wizard of Oz to Zilker Theatre Production’s audiences. It’s the perfect show to enjoy under the stars on a summer night! It’s my ho
Frank 'n' Furter - Cover girl!
Look out Oklahoma City! Many thanks to the Oklahoma Gazette for featuring Rocky Horror on cover of this week's issue. See the spread below! #LyricTheaterofOklahoma #Press #acting #musical #photo
The Oklahoman features Frank 'n' Furter
“I think people gravitate to the total explosion of expression that happens with this show,” Moore said. “For a lot of people, it's about memories from seeing it before and to enjoy what's happening around you. Also, people just enjoy being naughty sometimes. ‘Rocky Horror' gives everyone an opportunity to do that.” Click the photo to check out the full interview with Oklahoman reporter Rick Rogers! #LyricTheaterofOklahoma #acting #musical #photo #Press
Evita Photo Shoot
For the first time, Jimmy tried his hand at art direction! Take a look at the results for the Evita promotional photo shoot ... Evita @ TxState University Nov 17 - 22 Photographer : Sara Mitschke #txstate #new #director #photo #musical
Lyric Theater's Big Fish and Billy Elliot
As the final chapter to this summer's wild theater ride, Jimmy is assiting Michael Baron on his beautiful staging of Andrew Lippa's "Big Fish" at Lyric Theater of Oklahoma. One of Lippa's most touching stories, this father and son tale stars Broadway's Emily Skinner and David Elder as Sandra and Leo Bloom. Their performances are some of the most memorable and tear jerking moments seen onstage in quite a while. Stunning set design by Adam Koch, Lighting by Helena Kukka, Costum
Hey [title of show] Fans!
Watch out for Jimmy's upcoming production of [title of show] in Texas State University's Lab Theater! This Broadway meta-musical is the story of 4 friends writing a play about 4 friends writing a play. A must see for any musical theater trivia buff, TOS was a hit off Broadway and soon acheived its goal of an official Broadway run. Featuring songs like "9 People's Favorite Thing" and "A Way Back to Then," [title of show] encourages its viewers to follow their dreams and "kill
Seasons of Love - "Rent" at Texas State University
Busy Busy in Tech week for the upcoming opening of RENT at Texas State University. Jimmy is once again assisting Head of Musical Theater, Kaitlin Hopkins, on the reinvisioning of this much beloved rock opera. With choreo by Cassie Abate and musical direction by Greg Bolin, RENT at TxState features creative movement and projections to bring this beautiful story into the new milennium. Watch our rehearsal montage here. #asstdirector #kaitlinhopkins #musical #txstate #video
"The King and I" at ZACH!
Jimmy had an awesome experience working as Assistant Director on "The King and I" in Zach Scott's beautiful Topfer theater! Directed by Abe Reybold and Choreographed by Greg Zane, this is an opulent homage to the original production. This type of show is hard to pull of and rarely seen on this scale. So excited to have been a part of this tremendous show!! Check out the broadway world review here! #asstdirector #austintheater #musical #zachscott
"Chicago" at Summer Stock Austin
Currently, Jimmy is working with Michael McKelvey, Lyn Koenning, Danny Herman, and Rocker Verastique on the Summer Stock Austin production of Chicago! So many talented kids and such a fun script to work with. These gentlemen really know their Fosse choreo. Check out Chicago, Footloose and Stone Soup at the Long Center!! http://summerstockaustin.org/portfolio/chicago/ #musical #asstdirector #austintheater
"Tommy" at Zach Scott
Jimmy is excited to be spending a week observing the extraordinary cast and production team of The Who's Tommy at Zach Scott Theater in Austin, TX! This new approach to the musical features an Alice and Wonderland motif developed by Director Dave Steakley and built on with exciting choreography by Robin Lewis. Thanks for the invite Dave and Robin!! #zachscott #observation #musical #photo