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Caryl Fantel

 
Bio:
Caryl Fantel (Music Director/Conductor) Awards: Carbonell, Best Music Direction: Passion (Zoetic Stage at the Arsht Center, Miami); Silver Palm: Outstanding work during the 2016-17 and 2015-16 South Florida seasons. Off-Broadway: Theda Bara and the Frontier Rabbi MUFTI (York Theatre, NY); Stars of ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Caryl Fantel (Music Director/Conductor) Awards: Carbonell, Best Music Direction: Passion (Zoetic Stage at the Arsht Center, Miami); Silver Palm: Outstanding work during the 2016-17 and 2015-16 South Florida seasons. Off-Broadway: Theda Bara and the Frontier Rabbi MUFTI (York Theatre, NY); Stars of ... (read complete bio)
 

 

Caryl Fantel Biography

Caryl Fantel (Music Director/Conductor) Awards: Carbonell, Best Music Direction: Passion (Zoetic Stage at the Arsht Center, Miami); Silver Palm: Outstanding work during the 2016-17 and 2015-16 South Florida seasons. Off-Broadway: Theda Bara and the Frontier Rabbi MUFTI (York Theatre, NY); Stars of David (Assoc. MD, Daryl Roth Productions, Florida Tour); Carnegie Hall (Accompanist, Featured Choir, National Youth Choir Concert). Regional: Dozens of productions including Holiday Inn (The 5th Avenue Theatre, Seattle), Assassins (Zoetic Stage, Miami; Carbonell nomination), The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Slow Burn Theatre at the Broward Center; Silver Palm Award), Spring Awakening (Slow Burn; Silver Palm Award), Carousel (Actors’ Playhouse, Coral Gables), Beehive (The Wick Theatre, Boca Raton, FL, Carbonell nomination; and Players Theatre, Columbus, OH), two seasons with Summer Shorts (City Theatre at the Arsht Center, Miami), and five seasons as Resident Music Director of Cohoes Music Hall (Albany, NY). Staged readings: The Secret Garden (Caldwell Theatre, Boca Raton), Man of La Mancha, Zorba! and Camelot (Palm Beach Dramaworks, West Palm Beach), plus numerous other new works presented at Theatre Lab at Florida Atlantic University (Boca Raton), the Arts Garage (Delray Beach) and others. Fantel serves as Music Director for the annual South Florida Carbonell Awards. She has performed with Broadway’s Beth Malone, Liz Callaway, Lorna Luft, Tovah Feldshuh, Lee Roy Reams, Daisy Eagan, Liz Larsen, John Bolton and others. Fantel, a private teacher and an adjunct instructor at Florida Atlantic University, is an audition and college prep coach, workshop presenter and Broward County Cultural Council member. She is also working on multiple pieces currently in development, including La Dottoressa, a new musical about Maria Montessori, written by Emmy-winner Matty Selman.




Caryl Fantel News

Slow Burn Theatre Company to Stage HEAD OVER HEELS Photo Slow Burn Theatre Company to Stage HEAD OVER HEELS
by Marissa Tomeo - May 28, 2022

Slow Burn Theatre Company and the Broward Center for the Performing Arts invite audiences to Head Over Heels, the bold new musical comedy from the visionaries that rocked Broadway with Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Avenue Q and Spring Awakening, from June 10-26, 2022. The musical is presented by American National Bank and sponsored by the Josephine S. Leiser Foundation and Funding Arts Broward, Inc. (FAB!).  Set to the music of the iconic 1980’s all-female rock band The Go-Go’s and featuring a book by Jeff Whitty and adaptation by James Magruder, this laugh-out-loud love story is directed by Patrick Fitzwater.

The Carbonell Awards 45th Annual Ceremony to be Held at the  Lauderhill Performing Ar Photo The Carbonell Awards 45th Annual Ceremony to be Held at the Lauderhill Performing Arts Center in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

The 45th annual awards ceremony will be held on Monday, November 14 at 7:30 pm at the Lauderhill Performing Arts Center at 3800 NW 11th Place, Lauderhill, FL 33311.

HEAD OVER HEELS Comes to the Broward Center in June Photo HEAD OVER HEELS Comes to the Broward Center in June
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2022

 Slow Burn Theatre Company and the Broward Center for the Performing Arts invite audiences to Head Over Heels, the bold new musical comedy from the visionaries that rocked Broadway with Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Avenue Q and Spring Awakening, from June 10-26, 2022. The musical is presented by American National Bank and sponsored by the Josephine S. Leiser Foundation and Funding Arts Broward, Inc. (FAB!). 

City Theatre's SUMMER SHORTS Returns! for 25th Anniversary Photo City Theatre's SUMMER SHORTS Returns! for 25th Anniversary
by A.A. Cristi - May 9, 2022

City Theatre and the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County present the 25th Silver Anniversary season of SUMMER SHORTS, featuring a program of new short comedies, dramas and mini-musicals as well as fresh revivals of past Festival favorites written by the country's best playwrights.

SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM Comes to Arsht Center This Month Photo SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM Comes to Arsht Center This Month
by Stephi Wild - Mar 3, 2022

Zoetic Stage and the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County will present SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM, a riveting celebration of the work of legendary composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim. Playing from March 17 through April 10 in the Arsht Center's intimate Carnival Studio Theater, SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM is a perfect introduction to the work of a contemporary master and a must for die-hard fans.

GREASE Will Open At The Lauderhill Performing Arts Center, January 21 Photo GREASE Will Open At The Lauderhill Performing Arts Center, January 21
by Carol Kassie - Dec 15, 2021

Grease, the rollicking rock 'n roll musical that is both an homage to the idealism and the music of the 50s, and a satirical look at teenagers' universal and age-old desire to be provocative and rebellious, is the first joint production of MNM Theatre Company, North End Theater Company, and the City of Lauderhill.  Grease will open on January 21st at the Lauderhill Performing Arts Center (LPAC) and run through January 30th.  

Marcie Gorman To Direct The Victory Dolls 2021-2022 Season Photo Marcie Gorman To Direct The Victory Dolls 2021-2022 Season
by Carol Kassie - Oct 26, 2021

In addition to continuing to serve as MNM Theatre Company's Producing Artistic Director, Marcie Gorman will take on another role this season – that of Director for the popular 1940s era singing group The Victory Dolls. 

Auditions for THE VICTORY DOLLS Photo Auditions for THE VICTORY DOLLS
by Carol Kassie - Jul 27, 2021

The Victory Dolls are expanding! This elite South Florida vocal group is adding new members for the upcoming season and seeking Video Audition Submissions.

AUDITION NOTICE: GREASE/GUYS AND DOLLS at MNM Theatre Company Photo AUDITION NOTICE: GREASE/GUYS AND DOLLS at MNM Theatre Company
by Carol Kassie - May 20, 2021

MNM Theatre Company announces auditions will be held for Grease and Guys and Dolls on June 14th.

East Lynne Theater Co. Presents A Cabaret Saluting Judy Garland Photo East Lynne Theater Co. Presents A Cabaret Saluting Judy Garland
by Stephi Wild - Feb 12, 2021

Those who attended East Lynne Theater Company's 2019 gala, are still talking about how much they enjoyed Jenna Pastuszek singing the signature songs of Judy Garland. For the past few months, Jenna's been fine tuning her Garland cabaret, and filmed a full-out performance in a studio.

Caryl Fantel Videos

VIDEO: First Look at THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre VideoVIDEO: First Look at THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 6, 2019

Maltz Jupiter Theatre presents the hit Broadway musical The Mystery of Edwin Drood, onstage December 3 through 19 at the nonprofit regional theatre.

VIDEO: Cast of Pembroke Pines Theatre of the Performing Arts' IN THE HEIGHTS Sing 'Breathe'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2017

In the Heights made a splash on Broadway, scoring the 2008 Tony Award for Best Musical and winning over audiences with its fresh-faced charm and vibrant music.