Biography Frank Schiro

Frank Schiro has worked as an educator, coach, composer and musical director in and around New York City for over 25 years. As an adjunct professor at NYU, Frank has taught Acting for the Singer, Musically Supervised the Graduate Showcase, taught Musical Theatre Repertoire, taught Audition Skills, and has coached over 200 recitals. As a composer, Frank has had several of his original compositions produced both in and out of New York City. Frank loves the medium and craft of theatre, and how it can move us, and how it can cause us to see the world slightly differently because of what we see onstage. He is very excited to share his experience, and to help empower these young theater-lovers to work toward having a more immediate connection to their imaginations and to be able to express that physically.

Biography Scott Anderson Morris

Scott Anderson Morris is currently Dance Captain and Book Writer of the new musical ATLANTIS at Virginia Repertory Theatre, under the direction of Tony nominee Kristin Hanggi. Morris’ Australian theatre credits include Dance Captain for Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Wizard Of Oz, My Fair Lady directed by Julie Andrews, Frank Lippencott in Bernstein’s Wonderful Town at the Sydney Opera House, Mark in A Chorus Line, Ernst in Spring Awakening for Sydney Theatre Company, Sketch in Hairspray, John Jr. in Shout! The Legend of the Wild One, as well as performing in The Sound Of Music, Dusty, Grease, Disney’s High School Musical and Cameron Mackintosh’s Oliver!. Television credits include the Emmy-nominated series Dance Academy, My High School Musical and The Election Chaser CNN.
As a creative, Scott has developed ATLANTIS at the Tuacahn New Works Festival in Utah, and the Canadian Music Theatre Project at Sheridan College, Toronto. He has provided dramaturgy on the musical in development Happy People, been Assistant Director and Dramaturg for the new musical Between Worlds, and choreographed for OzTheatrics at the 2019 Junior Theater Festival.