A B O U T

Nathan Halvorson is a director/choreographer/teaching artist/actor that has been working professionally for over 15 years.  Nathan's work has been seen at Lincoln Center Theatre, NY Theatre Workshop, Circle in the Square, Expanded Arts, SAGE Theatre Company, The NY International Fringe Festival, The Mint Theatre, Theatreworks USA, The University of Notre Dame, Carousel Music Theatre, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Iowa Summer Rep and many others.  He was a founding member and Artistic Director of The Key Theatre, an off-off Broadway theatre company in NYC.  He spent five years as the Resident Director of The Penobscot Theatre in Bangor, Maine and was the Interim Artistic Director through January 2012.  He is a member of Actor's Equity and The Lincoln Center Director's Lab.  Nathan recently completed his MFA in Theatre Directing from The University of Iowa.  As of January 2014, Nathan has begun work as The Associate Director of Performing Arts at The Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center Theatre Company and is a Lecturer in Acting at University of Colorado, Colorado Springs.

Upcoming Projects:

Guys and Dolls (Sky Masterson) - Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center (May/June 2015)

Urinetown: The Musical (Direction/Choreography) - Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center (July 2015)

Puttin it Together (Direction/Choreography) - Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center (September 2015)

Little Shop of Horrors (Direction/Choreography) - University of Notre Dame (November 2015)

 

"Halvorson creates a unique and fast-moving theater experience.” – Time Out New York

Halvorson doesn’t let his actors play the script, he makes them devour it.” - Bangor Daily News

“OK, OK.  You get the picture.  I loved this show!” – The Bar Harbor Times

Nathan Halvorson directs an energetic, tightly wound show, and allows his actors to run with the material.” – Show Business Magazine

“The Key Theatre, gamely and vigorously takes on Greenberg’s assorted character types . . . Halvorson’s direction propels the story forward.” - Backstage

© 2013 by Nathan Halvorson