SCOTT CUMMINS (Director/Fight Choreographer)

Recently transplanted from Chicago, Scott feels very fortunate to be directing this west coast premiere. His most recent work as a director was seen at the Road Theatre with the west coast premiere of THE PAGANS. For his work he received an ADA nomination for outstanding direction and his cast received an ADA for best ensemble. Most recently, as an actor, Scott received an ovation nomination for featured actor for his work in LOBBY HERO at The Odyssey. While being involved with the Chicago theatre scene for almost fifteen years, Scott worked as an actor, director and/or fight choreographer with many theatres including The Goodman, The Organic Theatre, Remains Theatre, Famous Door, Powertap, Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, Red Hen, Next Theatre, Shakespeare Rep., Illinois Shakespeare Fest. among others. Directing credits include the world premiere of MARKED TREE (After Dark Award for direction) and CALAMITY MEAT both with Seanachai Theatre. He also directed the world premieres of MISSING ANGEL JUAN and SAWDUST AND SPANGLES for Prop Theatre and Powertap productions and BLOODY BESS for Red Hen Theatre (After Dark Award Best Ensemble). As an actor, Scott has received a Joseph Jefferson Award, a Jeff Citation as well as a special Jeff Citation for fight direction. He's been on TV and in a couple of films but that's not important right now.

 

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