Paul Sportelli - Shaw Festival Theatre

Paul Sportelli
Music Director

SHAW 2021: Composer for The Devil’s Disciple; music director for Holiday Inn; co-music director for Gatsby’s Jazz, Sonny’s Blues and The Duke and Two Irenes.
(Selected Credits) FOR THE SHAW: twenty-third season as Music Director; music director, Grand Hotel, Sweeney Todd, The Next Whisky Bar, Floyd Collins; composer, Mythos, The Intelligent Homosexual’s Guide, Man and Superman; co-writer, Maria Severa, Tristan.
ELSEWHERE: co-writer, Erik with a K (Canadian Musical Theatre Project); 33-1/3 (Dobama Theatre, Cleveland; Canadian Music Theatre Project; Playwrights Guild of Canada award for best new musical); Oracle, Nobody Told Me, Step Right Up!, Little Mercy’s First Murder (seven Dora awards), Tarragon Theatre; recordings include Maria Severa, Tristan, jaypaul project (; music director: Mirvish, Livent, Arena Stage, Canadian Stage, Soulpepper, Tarragon, Musical Stage Company, Studio 180, YPT; composer for Alice the Magnet, Grimly Handsome, Theatre Animal; five Dora awards and one Helen Hayes award; conducting debut, Aspects of Love, Broadway.
TRAINING: BM, Performers’ Certificate, Eastman School of Music; MM, DMA, Manhattan School of Music.

See Paul's work in ...
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The Devil’s Disciple

A comedy, an adventure and a love story set at the height of the American Revolution.

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Holiday Inn

A beloved musical, perfect to ring in the holiday season!

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A Christmas Carol

Ebenezer Scrooge is back! Arrive feeling “Bah, humbug!” and leave full of warm, fuzzy Christmas spirit.

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