Music directing is Nancy's passion! She is known for her ability to create a space where everyone feels welcome and to bring out the best in everyone involved. Nancy communicates well with actors, pit musicians and creative teams.
At Berklee, Nancy has music directed for the Bechdel Theater Group and Berklee Musical Theater Club, and will soon be music directing for Berklee's Theater for Young Audiences. She was the Founding Music Director of At Rise Productions, a Central New York based theater company dedicated to providing unique opportunities for young people to participate in all aspects of putting on a theatrical production.
Nancy has music directed many musicals [including Band Geeks (2019), You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (2018) and tick, tick… Boom! (2016)], as well as two cabarets of original music [Summer Cabaret (2018) and Teenage Nobodies (2019)], through At Rise. Band Geeks, for which Nancy served as both Music Director and Artistic Director, was nominated for five SALT (Syracuse Area Live Theater) awards in the community theater category including Musical of the Year and Best Musical Director.