Chris McCoy

CHRIS McCOY is assistant professor of theatre and stage director at William Jewell College.

For more than a decade, he worked in education and artistic administration with many regional theatre and opera companies including Seattle Children’s Theatre, Atlanta’s Alliance Theatre, the Denver Center Theatre Company, OPERA America, Saint Louis Opera Theatre, San Diego Opera, Austin Lyric Opera, Boston’s Citi Performing Arts Center and Kansas City’s Theater League. Chris has also worked across the country as a performer, director and choreographer.

Highlights of his recent productions include serving as assistant director of the Broadway musical Soul Doctor at Circle in the Square, earning a Sacramento regional theatre award for choreography of Spring Awakening with Broadway director Stafford Arima, and receiving a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities to devise an original theatre piece titled (Un)Civil (Dis)Obedience.

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