Don Farrell Biography

 
Bio:
Don Farrell is a co-founder of Actors Theatre of Indiana and serves as Artistic Director of the professional theatre company. Working together with his co-founders Judy Fitzgerald and Cynthia Collins, he has overseen the creation & implementation of all programming and, since its inception in 2005, ... (read more)
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Bio:
Don Farrell is a co-founder of Actors Theatre of Indiana and serves as Artistic Director of the professional theatre company. Working together with his co-founders Judy Fitzgerald and Cynthia Collins, he has overseen the creation & implementation of all programming and, since its inception in 2005, ... (read more)

Don Farrell is a co-founder of Actors Theatre of Indiana and serves as Artistic Director of the professional theatre company. Working together with his co-founders Judy Fitzgerald and Cynthia Collins, he has overseen the creation & implementation of all programming and, since its inception in 2005, has grown ATI from a small professional theatre company to an award-winning and vital member of the central Indiana arts scene. For ATI, he has produced every production of its 13+ year history including the Palladium debuts of Two-time TONY award winning Sutton Foster (An Evening with Sutton Foster) and Two-time TONY award winning Broadway legend Chita Rivera (CHITA: A Legendary Celebration) both to critical acclaim. He has directed many shows for ATI including Beyond the Rainbow: The Frances Gumm Story (Indiana premiere), Sisters of Swing: The Story of the Andrews Sisters (Indiana premiere), My Way: A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra (Central Indiana premiere), COLE (Indiana Professional premiere), And The World Goes ‘Round, Rounding Third, A Grand Night For Singing, The Taffetas; Forever Plaid; and I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change. Don has been a member of Actors’ Equity Association since 1992, is a veteran of the concert/ theatrical stage, and has worked steadily in practically every capacity of the business. He has spent over 30 years working as a professional singer, dancer, actor, director, choreographer, and producer with a career that includes Off-Broadway, International Tour, National Tour, Las Vegas, Regional, Symphony concerts and Educational productions. He received his Bachelor’s of Fine Arts degree in Music Theatre from the University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music. He has served as a guest member of the drama faculty for NYC’s premier musical theatre training conservatory Collaborative Arts Project 21, has taught drama workshops and master classes for theatre companies and universities and is a scholarship adjudicator for the National Society of Arts and Letters (NSAL) Music Theatre Competition. dfarrell@atistage.org