SCP Main Stage
500 North Elm Street
Sherman, TX 75090
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Anthony Nelson (Artistic Director) Mr. Nelson originally hails from Iowa. He holds a BFA in Acting from the University of Southern California (USC) and a MFA in Directing from the University of Iowa. Mr. Nelson has directed theater in NYC, Los Angeles, Edinburgh Scotland, Phoenix, Minneapolis, Duluth, Des Moines, Iowa City, and now resides in Sherman. He served as assistant director to Joe Dowling (Artistic Director of the Gurthrie) on their production of "Arsenic and Old Lace", John Viars (Artistic Director of the Des Moines Playhouse) on their production of "The Drowsy Chaperone", and Bill Theissen (Artistic Director of the Skylight Opera House in Milwaukee) on the University of Iowa's opera "The Elixir of Love".
Mr. Nelson served as Producing Manager for Casa 0101 Theatre Arts Space in Los Angeles, was Co-founding Artistic Director for the Alley Cabaret in Iowa City, served as a guest director for the Duluth Playhouse and Marshall Prep. Academy, served as visiting professor of Acting & Movement for Drake University in Des Moines, produced and directed the new musical "Yeehad! The Musical" for the 2005 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and he is also a proud member candidate of Actor’s Equity.
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