ARTISTIC & EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP                  

  • Executive Director · DULUTH PLAYHOUSE· 2021 - Present

  • Resident Artistic Director · MCLEOD PLAYHOUSE · 2013-2018

  • Assistant to the Artistic Director · TIMBER. LAKE PLAYHOUSE · 2010

  • Ensemble Coordinator · CHICAGO SHAKESPEARE · CPS Shakespeare ·  2011-2012

  • Director of Education · CAPITOL ARTS ALLIANCE · 2009

TRAINING                                                                                                                            

  • MFA, Directing · THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY · Susan H. Schulman

  • Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Fundraising Leadership · THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY

  • BFA, Musical Theatre · WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY · Tracey Moore

 

BROADWAY/NEW YORK                   

  • Assistant to the Director;  A CHRISTMAS CAROL; Lyceum Theatre, Matthew Warchus      

  • Assistant to the Director · MAKE BELIEVE · Second Stage Theater, Michael Greif

  • Assistant Director · LES MISERABLES ·  White Plains Performing Arts Center

  • Director · CHOICES: A NEW ROCK MUSICAL · West Village Musical Theatre Festival

  • Director · CASH, COMFORT, SEX ·  Manhattan Repertory Theatre

 

REGIONAL      

  • Assistant to the Director · OLIVER! · Paper Mill Playhouse, Mark Hoebee

  • Director · MAKE BELIEVE · Duluth Playhouse

  • Director · LITTLE WOMEN · Duluth Playhouse

  • Director/Choreographer · ANNIE · The Little Theatre on The Square 

  • Director/Choreographer · OKLAHOMA! · McLeod Summer Playhouse

  • Director/Choreographer · INTO THE WOODS · McLeod Summer Playhouse

  • Director/Choreographer · HAIRSPRAY · McLeod Summer Playhouse

  • Director/Choreographer · ROCK OF AGES · McLeod Summer Playhouse 

  • Assistant Director · HAIR · McLeod Summer Playhouse, Tom Kidd

  • Assistant Director · CURTAINS · Timber Lake Playhouse, Jess McLeod

  • Choreographer · MAKE ME LOVE YOU · New Rock Theatre

 

EDUCATIONAL  

  • Director/Choreographer · PETER AND THE STARCATCHER · Penn State University

  • Director/Choreographer · MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT · Penn State University 

  • Director/Choreographer · VIOLET · Penn State University 

  • Director · THE LAST FIVE YEARS · Penn State University

  • Director/Video Editor · SNOW, A MUSICAL ROMANCE · The Hartt School 

  • Director/Video Editor · I LOVE YOU BECAUSE · The Hartt School 

  • Director/Choreographer · CHILDREN OF EDEN · Southern Illinois University

  • Director/Choreographer· · ONCE ON THIS ISLAND · Western Kentucky University

  • Director/Choreographer · SIDE SHOW ·  Western Kentucky University 

  • Assistant Director ·  PUTTING IT TOGETHER ·  Western Kentucky University 

  • Assistant Director · GREENBRIER GHOST ·   Western Kentucky University 

  • Assistant Director · LIKE YOU LIKE IT ·  Western Kentucky University 

  • Choreographer ·  REALLY (Original Film) · DePaul University

 

YOUTH/THEATRE FOR YOUNG AUDIENCES   

  • Director/Choreographer · ANYTHING GOES ·  McLeod Summer Playhouse/CCA

  • Director/Choreographer · BRING IT ON! THE MUSICAL ·  McLeod Summer Playhouse/CCA

  • Director/Choreographer · SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN ·  McLeod Summer Playhouse/CCA

  • Director/Choreographer · JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH ·  McLeod Summer Playhouse

  • Director/Choreographer · PINOCCHIO ·  McLeod Summer Playhouse

  • Director/Choreographer · PINKALICIOUS ·  McLeod Summer Playhouse

  • Director/Choreographer · CHARLOTTE’S WEB · Timber Lake Playhouse 

Wes Drummond Resume (PDF)

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