Resume

 

Mindy Cooper

Director/Choreographer

Member SDC

 

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Theater: Broadway

 

DRACULA, THE MUSICAL — Choreographer

Belasco Theater

 

WRONG MOUNTAIN — Choreographer

Eugene O'Neill Theater

Theater: Off-Broadway

 

HOI POLLOI — Director/Choreographer

World Premiere of a lost Noel Coward play

The Lion Theater, Theater Row — Off Bway

 

THE ETERNAL SPACE — Director

The Lion Theater, Theater Row — Off Bway

 

MEN ARE FROM MARS/WOMEN FROM VENUS, LIVE! — Director

New World Stages — Off Bway

 

SOUL DOCTOR — Director/Choreographer

The Actor’s Temple – Off Bway            

  

50 SHADES, THE MUSICAL PARODY — Choreographer

Elektra Theater – Off Bway              

 

DEPLOYED, THE MUSICAL — Director/Choreographer

The Signature Theater – NYMF          

 

FIVE  COURSE LOVE—  Choreographer

Minetta Lane Theater – Off Bway

 

BROADWAY BY THE YEAR (Multiple) — Director/Choreographer

Town Hall

National Tours

 

MEN ARE FROM MARS/WOMEN FROM VENUS, LIVE! — Director

Emery Productions 

 

TITANIC — Choreographer

Dodger Productions                          

 
Regional

 

MY FRIEND HAFIZ — Director

Sweet Can Productions 

Dance Mission Theater, San Francisco

FLORA, THE RED MENACE — Co-Director/Choreographer

Arena Theater​

Wright Hall, UC Davis

ME AND MY GIRL* — Director/Choreographer

42nd Street Moon, San Francisco

MR BURNS, A POST-ELECTRIC PLAY — Director/Choreographer

UC Davis (Artist in Residence)


STILL WILL BE HEARD* — Director

Peak Performances (commission) 

Finalist with Liz Queler — Women in the Arts and Media Collaboration Award

 

A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING — Director/Choreographer 

Sacramento Music Circus     

 

CABARET* — Director

CenterRep Theater

 

MUSICAL OF MUSICALS, THE MUSICAL* — Director/Choreographer

CenterRep Theater

 

ON THE TOWN* — Director/Choreographer      

Diablo Theater Company

 

DRACULA, THE MUSICAL — Choreographer

La Jolla Playhouse

 

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF — Director/Choreographer

Nevada Conservatory Theater

 

OKLAHOMA — Director/Choreographer

Mondavi Center for the Arts

 

25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE — Director/Choreographer

UC Davis (Artist in Residence)

   

URINETOWN, THE MUSICAL — Director/ Choreographer

UC Davis (Artist in Residence)

 

THE WHO’S TOMMY — Director/Choreographer

UC Davis (Artist in Residence)

                                              

THE NEW BOZENA — Choreographer

Hudson Theater (LA)                               

Television

 

LAW AND ORDER, CRIMINAL INTENT — "Want"

Choreographer

 

 

Commercials

 

VALLEY HOSPITAL — NJ Tri-State

Choreographer

 

SONY ELECTRONICS

Choreographer

Corporate (selected list)

 

LIFE FIRST — ONE TOUCH BRAND ESSENCE

Johnson & Johnson

Headliner: Randy Jackson

Stage Director

 

DUPONT LYCRA — Film

Choreographer

 

SESAME STREET

Children's Theater Workshop

Choreographer

Benefits

 

HOW TO SUCCEED, A DES MACNUFF TRIBUTE

Koerner Hall, Toronto                    

Choreographer

 

WALL TO WALL LOESSER

Symphony Space Series

Choreographer

Awards

 

Theater work has won 11 Bay Area Theater Critics Circle Awards, including Best Director, Best Choreographer, and Best Musical, and 6 nominations.

Festivals

 

GROUND & FIELD THEATRE FESTIVAL

Creator and Co-Director, UC Davis

BEING SEEN

FringeNYC 2015

Director

 

HEART & SOUL, FRANK LOESSER FROM HOLLYWOOD

TO BROADWAY

St. Petersburg, Russia   Russian/American Cultural Exchange

Choreographer

Music Videos

 

LOOKOUT, SCIENCE

Artst: Erin Hill

Gridley Records

Choreographer

Academic

 

Professor, UC Davis Department of Theatre and Dance

2010 - present

2010 - present

* Asterisk denotes theater award

Readings/New Works

MOTHERS — Director

Author: Anna Moench

National New Play Network's National Showcase of New Plays

A PUNCHLINE (reading) — Director

Author: Michael Schwartz

Ground and Field Theatre Festival

HYSTERICAL — Director

Author: Elenna Dunham

Ground and Field Theatre Festival

2+2+1 (Reading) — Director

Author: Janine DeMaria

Ground and Field Theatre Festival

BAM (Development) — Director

Author: Phoebe Farber

Ground and Field Theatre Festival

BRISE (Development) — Director

Author: Ian August

Ground and Field Theatre Festival

MOJAVE! THE MUSICAL — Director

Authors: Andrew Nicholls and Darrell Vickers

UC Davis (Artist in Residence)

                                              

SOCIAL LIFE, THE MUSICAL — Director

Chris Myers, Author. Soho Grand Hotel.

 

THE THING ABOUT TIME — Director

Authors: Jake Holmes, David Buskin. CapitolRep’s New Play Series.

 

AMERICAN MONKEY — Director

Author: Mikel Raud. Primary Stages.                                                                     

                                    

THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO TAMMY FAYE — Director

Author: Fernando Dovalino. Manhattan Theater Club

 

© 2015 by Mindy Cooper. Website by Deb.

 

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