Ensemble Bios

Paul Sportelli

Paul Sportelli

SHAW 2015: Musical director for Sweet Charity and The Next Whisky Bar; composer for The Intelligent Homosexual’s Guide to Capitalism and Socialism with a Key to the Scriptures; 17th season as Music Director.

FOR THE SHAW: (selected credits) musical director for 26 musicals, including Cabaret, The Light in the Piazza, Sunday in the Park with George, Floyd Collins, Happy End; co-writer, Maria Severa, Tristan.

ELSEWHERE: (selected credits) co-writer, 33-1/3 (in development), Oracle; Nobody Told Me, Step Right Up!, Little Mercy’s First Murder (7 Dora awards); recordings include Maria Severa, Tristan, jaypaul project (jaypaulproject.com); musical director: Mirvish, Livent, Arena Stage, Canadian Stage, Soulpepper, Tarragon, Acting Up Stage, Studio 180, YPT; 2 Dora awards, musical direction; conducting debut, Aspects of Love, Broadway.

TRAINING: DMA, Manhattan School of Music.