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Karen Azenberg

 
Bio:
Karen Azenbrg is a director and choreographer, recent credits include A Christmas Memory (Alabama Shakespeare Festival), Next To Normal and Rent (Pioneer Theatre Company). She directed and choreographed Prom Queens Unchained Off-Broadway, as well as Blocks an early work by the late Jonathan Larson. ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Karen Azenbrg is a director and choreographer, recent credits include A Christmas Memory (Alabama Shakespeare Festival), Next To Normal and Rent (Pioneer Theatre Company). She directed and choreographed Prom Queens Unchained Off-Broadway, as well as Blocks an early work by the late Jonathan Larson. ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Off-Broadway, 1999]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 1983]
Management Assistant

Karen Azenberg Biography

Karen Azenbrg is a director and choreographer, recent credits include A Christmas Memory (Alabama Shakespeare Festival), Next To Normal and Rent (Pioneer Theatre Company). She directed and choreographed Prom Queens Unchained Off-Broadway, as well as Blocks an early work by the late Jonathan Larson. Also in New York she choreographed The Dazzle by Richard Greenberg at teh Roundabout Theatre Copany. Regional credits include choreography for Les Miserables and direction of Miss Saigon (Pioneer Theatre Company, West Side Story (Michigan Opera, Opera Grand Rapids,Theatre Virginia, Virginia Opera), Reunon (Goodspeed, Ford's Theatre), Laughter on the 23rd Floor (Geva), Same Time Next Year and Biloxi Blues (Indiana Reprtory Theate), Cinderella (North Shore), Oliver, Fiddler on the Roof, The Fantasticks (California Musical Theatre), Oklahoma (Ordway). Karen is the Prsident of the Stage Director and Choreographer Society.




Karen Azenberg News

A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL to be Presented at Pioneer Theatre Company in December Photo A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL to be Presented at Pioneer Theatre Company in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2022

Pioneer Theatre Company, Utah‚Äôs premiere professional theatre, will present A Christmas Story, The Musical‚ÄĒthe Tony-nominated musical adaptation based on the 1983 film. The 2012 work was adapted for the stage by Joseph Robinette, with music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.

Pioneer Theatre Company Appoints Eric Jackson as New Associate Artistic and Outreach  Photo Pioneer Theatre Company Appoints Eric Jackson as New Associate Artistic and Outreach Director
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 16, 2022

Pioneer Theatre Company, Utah’s premiere professional theatre, has appointed Eric Jackson as the company’s Associate Artistic and Outreach Director. Jackson will create a new role focused on fostering artistic connections at PTC and with the community-at-large.  

Pioneer Theatre Company to Present All-New Adaptation of Molière's SCAPIN in Septemb Photo Pioneer Theatre Company to Present All-New Adaptation of Molière's SCAPIN in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2022

Pioneer Theatre Company will present Molière’s Scapin in an all-new adaptation by director Stephen Wrentmore. Wrentmore’s take on the 17th-century classic farce puts women at the forefront by changing the trouble-making servant Scapin into a female character. The production opens PTC’s 22/23 Season from September 16 through October 1.

Pioneer Theatre Company's Sixth Title Of The Season Will Be WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEA Photo Pioneer Theatre Company's Sixth Title Of The Season Will Be WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME
by Grace Cutler - Jul 30, 2022

The other performances of the 2022-2023 season include the world premiere of a new musical comedy, SHUCKED; the Utah premiere of THE PROM, one of Broadway's recent mega-hits; A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL; and PUTTING IT TOGETHER

World Premiere of SHUCKED & More Announced for Pioneer Theatre Company 2022-2023 Seas Photo World Premiere of SHUCKED & More Announced for Pioneer Theatre Company 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2022

Pioneer Theatre Company, Salt Lake City's fully professional regional theatre, has announced its 2022-2023 season, which includes the world premiere of a new Broadway musical, SHUCKED; the Utah premiere of THE PROM, and more.

BWW Review: HELLO, DOLLY! at Pioneer Theatre Company is Undeniably Satisfying Photo BWW Review: HELLO, DOLLY! at Pioneer Theatre Company is Undeniably Satisfying
by Tyler Hinton - May 17, 2022

HELLO, DOLLY! at Pioneer Theatre Company is an undeniably satisfying new production of a delightful classic musical, headlined by the inimitable Paige Davis as Dolly.

BWW Interview: Paige Davis Shares How She Prepared to Star in HELLO, DOLLY!, Why It's Photo BWW Interview: Paige Davis Shares How She Prepared to Star in HELLO, DOLLY!, Why It's a Great Show For This Moment & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 14, 2022

PTC's Hello, Dolly!, led by Broadway actress and Emmy-nominated television host Paige Davis in the titular role of Dolly Levi, opened last night, May 13! Directed and choreographed by PTC Artistic Director Karen Azenberg, this turn-of- the-century romance bursting with some of the best-known showtunes of all time will run through May 28, 2022.

Play-by-Play New Play Reading Titles Announced for June 2022 Photo Play-by-Play New Play Reading Titles Announced for June 2022
by Stephi Wild - May 6, 2022

PIONEER THEATRE COMPANY (PTC), Salt Lake City's fully professional regional theatre, has announced the four titles and authors to be included in this season's PLAY-BY-PLAY new play reading series to be held June 9 through June 18, 2022, in the Babcock Theatre level of the Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre.

Pioneer Theatre Company's Paige Davis Led HELLO, DOLLY! Casts Local Celebrities in On Photo Pioneer Theatre Company's Paige Davis Led HELLO, DOLLY! Casts Local Celebrities in On-Stage Role
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2022

Pioneer Theatre Company, nearing the end of its 2021-2022 season is ready to open one of the most enduring Broadway hits, HELLO, DOLLY!. The iconic role of Dolly Levi will be played by Broadway star and award-winning TV host PAIGE DAVIS during its May 13 through May 28 run.

Full Cast Announced for Paige Davis Led Production of HELLO, DOLLY! at PTC Photo Full Cast Announced for Paige Davis Led Production of HELLO, DOLLY! at PTC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2022

Pioneer Theatre Company will present the record-setting Broadway hit, Hello, Dolly! as the closing musical for the current season. The turn-of- the-century romance, bursting with music and energetic dance will run from May 13 through May 28, 2022.

Karen Azenberg Videos

Photo/Video: Get A First Look At The Broadway-Bound CAGNEY at Pioneer Theatre Company Videoplay
Photo/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.

BWW TV: Sting Joins the Cast of THE LAST SHIP
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 23, 2016

Pioneer Theatre Company hosted world-renowned musical icon, Sting, author of their production of THE LAST SHIP, in the audience for its Thursday, September 22 evening performance.

STAGE TUBE: PTC's LES MISERABLES' Kelly McCormick Sings 'I Dreamed a Dream' on Good Day Utah
by Stage Tube - May 2, 2013

Pioneer Theatre Company presents the epic musical LES MISERABLES. Due to popular demand, the production's run has been extended by two weeks. Performances take place May 3 through June 1, 2013. Check out the video below of Kelly McCormick ('Fantine') singing 'I Dreamed a Dream' on Good Day Utah.