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Christopher Massimine

 
Bio:
Christopher Massimine is an American theater producer and the former CEO of the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene. In 2019, he was appointed managing director of the Pioneer Theatre Company at the University of Utah, but he resigned in August 2021. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Christopher Massimine is an American theater producer and the former CEO of the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene. In 2019, he was appointed managing director of the Pioneer Theatre Company at the University of Utah, but he resigned in August 2021. (read complete bio)
 

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Christopher Massimine, Maggie Massimine Photo

Christopher Massimine, Maggie Massimine

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Christopher Massimine, CEO National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene and Executive Producer Photo

Christopher Massimine, CEO National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene and Executive Producer Fiddler On The Roof

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07/17/2018
Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director & Christopher Massimine Photo

Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director & Christopher Massimine

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Zalmen Mlotek and Christopher Massimine Photo

Zalmen Mlotek and Christopher Massimine

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07/11/2017
Christopher Massimine and Evan Newman Photo

Christopher Massimine and Evan Newman

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Christopher Massimine Biography

Christopher Massimine is an American theater producer and the former CEO of the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene. In 2019, he was appointed managing director of the Pioneer Theatre Company at the University of Utah, but he resigned in August 2021.




Christopher Massimine News

Christopher Massimine Steps Down From Pioneer Theater Company Photo Christopher Massimine Steps Down From Pioneer Theater Company
by Joshua Wright - Aug 17, 2021

Christopher Massimine will step down from the Pioneer Theater Company following reports that he embellished and exaggerated on his resume, in various interviews, and press releases about his accomplishments.

AIN'T MISBEHAVIN', HELLO, DOLLY! and More Announced for Pioneer Theatre Company 2021- Photo AIN'T MISBEHAVIN', HELLO, DOLLY! and More Announced for Pioneer Theatre Company 2021-2022 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 22, 2021

Moving forward after the most unconventional season in its 59-year history, Pioneer Theatre Company (PTC) welcomes back professional actors, designers, directors, musicians, and stage crew eager for the 2021-2022 season.

Pioneer Theatre Company Revises Spring Theatre Plans Photo Pioneer Theatre Company Revises Spring Theatre Plans
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 12, 2021

Pioneer Theatre Company announces that productions which had been pushed to February 2021, in response to the global pandemic, will again be delayed due to the continuing infection rate and current vaccine projections.

LET IT SNOW: PTC Announces Perfectly Pandemic Productions Photo LET IT SNOW: PTC Announces Perfectly Pandemic Productions
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 18, 2020

Starting December 1 and running through December 31, Pioneer Theatre Company, will produce a free series of events as a 'thank you' to the community.

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents LET IT SHOW: PTC'S PERFECTLY PANDEMIC PRODUCTIONS Photo Pioneer Theatre Company Presents LET IT SHOW: PTC'S PERFECTLY PANDEMIC PRODUCTIONS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 18, 2020

Starting December 1 and running through December 31, Pioneer Theatre Company, will produce a free series of events as a 'thank you' to the community. Let It Show: PTC's Perfectly Pandemic Productions will include specially-designed Winter Holiday themed window displays, which can be enjoyed at SIMMONS PIONEER MEMORIAL THEATRE.

Pioneer Theatre Company Launches Virtual Holiday Bazaar Photo Pioneer Theatre Company Launches Virtual Holiday Bazaar
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 2, 2020

Pioneer Theatre Company (PTC), together in a partnership administered by-and-through the Pioneer Theatre Guild, turns attention towards generating some Holiday spirit. Through the creation of the ‚ÄúHoliday Scene Shoppe,‚ÄĚ an online bazaar, PTC will be crafting gifts, games, and festive facemasks, just in time for your seasonal shopping.

Pioneer Theatre Guild Introduces New Theatre-Sourced Product Line Photo Pioneer Theatre Guild Introduces New Theatre-Sourced Product Line
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 19, 2020

Pioneer Theatre Guild (PTG), a volunteer association supporting Pioneer Theatre Company (PTC), is continuing to help PTC find unique ways to keep its professional theatre staff on the payroll during the pandemic.

Pioneer Theatre Company Introduces The Costume Collection Of Masks Photo Pioneer Theatre Company Introduces The Costume Collection Of Masks
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 11, 2020

Beginning this week, Pioneer Theatre Company (PTC) introduces The Costume Collection, a new artisan mask line that offers unique, special edition masks made from the costumes of PTC's most memorable plays and musicals.

New Play Reading Series Tackles Gender Identity And Family Acceptance at Pioneer Thea Photo New Play Reading Series Tackles Gender Identity And Family Acceptance at Pioneer Theatre Company
by Rebecca Russo - Jan 30, 2020

Pioneer Theatre Company begins its eighth season of the Play-by-Play New Play Reading Series with a reading of The Anatomy of Love a play in development by New York-based playwright Ted Malawer. The readings will take place at the Dumke Auditorium of the Utah Museum of Fine Arts on Friday, February 7, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. There will be a talkback directly after the 2:00 p.m. matinee.

PTC Now Accepting Non-Perishable And Canned Goods For The Utah Food Bank This Holiday Photo PTC Now Accepting Non-Perishable And Canned Goods For The Utah Food Bank This Holiday Season
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 5, 2019

Pioneer Theatre Company (PTC) is asking its patrons of The Play That Goes Wrong to bring canned and non-perishable food items to support Utah Food Bank. Continuing a 9-year history of giving, Pioneer Theatre Company is partnering up with Utah Food Bank this year to support those who are food insecure and need assistance this holiday season.

Christopher Massimine Videos

Photo/Video: Get A First Look At The Broadway-Bound CAGNEY at Pioneer Theatre Company VideoPhoto/Video: Get A First Look At The Broadway-Bound CAGNEY at Pioneer Theatre Company
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 19, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the Broadway-bound production of Cagney, based on the life of Academy Award¬ģ winner James Cagney, launches Pioneer Theatre Company's (Artistic Director, Karen Azenberg & Managing Director, Chris Massimine) season this Fall. Opening Friday, September 20, the limited engagement runs ¬†through October 5. Tickets are available as part of a season subscription package by calling (801) 581-6961 or by visiting pioneertheatre.org.

Hit Immigration Musical AMERIKE: THE GOLDEN LAND Wraps Off-Broadway Run, 8/20 VideoHit Immigration Musical AMERIKE: THE GOLDEN LAND Wraps Off-Broadway Run, 8/20
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene, the associate producer of Broadway's "Indecent," will conclude the extended run its lavishly praised Off Broadway musical "Amerike- The Golden Land," on Sunday, August 20.

STAGE TUBE: Watch Elie Wiesel's NIGHT Reading, Featuring Broadway's Jessica Hecht, Tovah Feldshuh, Sheldon Harnick and More
by Stage Tube - Feb 8, 2017

Prominent figures from the arts, politics, human rights, social justice, the media, and academia gathered for a continuous reading of Nobel Peace laureate Elie Wiesel's seismic Holocaust memoir, 'Night,' at the Museum of Jewish Heritage, 36 Battery Place, on Sunday, January 29, 2017. The all-day 'Night' event took place in front of an overflow audience at the Museum. You can watch footage of the entire event, produced by Folksbiene executive producer Christopher Massimine (edited to 4:30 hours), below!

STAGE TUBE: Meet the Cast of National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene's LIES MY FATHER TOLD ME
by Stage Tube - Dec 10, 2013

This coming-of-age musical with a cast of 18 and an orchestra of 7, Lies My Father Told Me, opened November 21, at the Nagelberg Theater, Baruch Performing Arts Center, 55 Lexington Avenue. Lies My Father Told Me is performed in English. Meet the cast below!