He’s back! Edward Carignan will be choreographing two shows this summer: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum and The Addams Family. In addition, he will be directing AND choreographing The Wiz.
Edward returns to SSMT after choreographing Spamalot, Mary Poppins, and The King and I, last summer.
Director/Choreographer credits include: Hedwig and the Angry Inch (American Repertory Theater, Boston, MA- Broadway World Best Musical 2012), Is There Life After High School? (NYC Revival), Boomermania: The Musical About the Baby Boomers (Original Los Angeles Production), Hedwig, Tommy, and Murder Ballad (Short North Stage, Columbus), Psycho Beach Party (Columbus Immersive Theater), A Christmas Story and A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (Little Theatre on the Square, IL), The Rocky Horror Show, A Chorus Line, Dracula, Rent, All Shook Up, Charlie Brown, Chicago, Victor/Victoria, Honk!, Into the Woods, Starting Here, Starting Now, and others.
As a performer: Mel Brooks’ Young Frankenstein (National Tour), Phantom of the Opera (European Tour), Carol Channing in Concert (featuring Richard Skipper) (NYC and Tour), Oceania Cruise Lines (Europe 2005), Gateway Playhouse (NY), Prather Theatres (PA), Broward Stage Door (FL), Palace Theater (NH), Circa 21 (IL), others. www.edwardcarignan.com