Director of Musical Theatre Programs
Peter is a New York based director and teacher whose New York credits include the premiere of Curvy Widow by Bobby Goldman and Drew Brody, On the 20th Century with Douglas Sills & Marin Mazzie, Chess with Josh Groban & Adam Pascal, and Funny Girl with Whoopi Goldberg, Andrea Martin, & Jane Krakowski. Off-Broadway credits include Lee Blessing’s Two Rooms – Lion Theatre, Skippyjon Jones, & Junie B. Jones (nominated for two Lucille Lortel Awards including Best Musical), and Rhapsody in Seth – Actors’ Playhouse starring Seth Rudetsky. Regional theatre credits include: Sweeney Todd at Connecticut Rep with Terrence Mann & Liz Larsen, Born Yesterday at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre starring Andréa Burns, and Ragtime at Ford’s Theatre for which Peter was nominated for a Helen Hayes Award for his direction. Other credits include Barrio Grrrl! – Kennedy Center, The Mountaintop – Pittsburgh City Theatre, Man of LaMancha (Carbonell Award, best director) – Maltz-Jupiter Theatre, Guys and Dolls – Engeman Theater, Gypsy – St. Louis MUNY (starring Karen Mason), The Piano Lesson and The Crucible – Tampa Performing Arts Center, A Child’s Christmas in Wales – National Theatre of the Deaf. As Artistic Director, Peter oversaw the Hangar Theatre in Ithaca, New York for five seasons. As a writer, Peter is under commission at the Huntington Theatre writing the musical adaptation of For Love of the Game with composer/lyricist Brooks Ashmanskas. Peter is a graduate of Northwestern University.
As of July 2018.