Karen Azenberg - Director, Choreographer, Artistic Director
Currently the Artistic Director for Pioneer Theatre Company. Azenberg is a New York-based freelance director and choreographer who currently serves as the Executive Board President of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC). She has directed and/or choreographed a number of shows at PTC, including most recently "Next to Normal," "Rent," "Miss Saigon," and the musical staging for "Les Miserables." She is well-known in national theatre circles through her leadership of SDC, the national union for professional directors and choreographers, and as a Board member of the New York Musical Theatre Festival, a preeminent launching pad for new musicals. She is also a voter for the Tony Awards, and has directed over 60 musicals and plays at theatres across the country.