CV & Awards

Creation & Production, 2000-Present

The Vault/CW’s Gin Joint, Cellist & Music Curator, downtown Tampa, FL Aug 2017-current.

World Wide Meow Productions, Owner, Belleair Bluffs, FL 2015-current 
• Theatrical concerts and vignettes designed for the St. Jerome’s Church, Florida Aquarium, Busch Gardens, Vertical Ventures St. Pete, The Fashion Movement and The Vault of Souls
2nd Species, Co-Owner, New York, NY 2003-20014
• Theatrical concerts and vignettes designed for Lady Gaga/iTunes Music Festival, ESPN, Red Bull, New York Rangers, Usher, Seal, Diesel, Guru, Mia Lin and many more
International Rigging, Project Manager, Los Angeles, CA 2005-2009
• Rigging designs created and built for Shark Tank, Spike TV’s Video Game Awards, Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader, Britney Spears and Dancing With The Stars
Miles Davis, Director, Atlantic Theater Company, New York, NY
Off-Broadway’s De La Guarda, Assistant Director / Workshop Coordinator / Captain, New York, NY and world tours 
Creation, AiRealistic’s Assistant Aerial Director, Los Angeles, CA 
America’s Next Top Model, Aerial Stunt Coordinator, New York, NY
5 Points Yoga, Aerial Instructor, Malibu, CA

Cello Performances, 2012 to present
St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City
St. Francis Basilica, Assisi, Italy
St. Ignatius Basilica, Rome, Italy
Fox Sports
The Vault of Souls
The Fashion Movement at the Vault
Vertical Venture’s St. Pete’s Open Mic Social
freeFall Theatre’s The Tempest, Esta Isla es Mia
Drip Orlando
Florida Aquarium
Busch Gardens’ Food and Wine Festival
Busch Gardens’ Summer Nights
Busch Gardens’ Christmas Town
Lowry Park Zoo’s Sunset Celebration
Lowry Park Zoo’s Christmas in the Wild
Erica DiCeglie Band
Kasondra Rose Band
Iron Mike Norton Band
Bliss Street Duet
Bliss Street Band
St. Jerome’s Catholic Church’s Adult Chorale
St. Jerome’s Catholic Church’s Lifeteen Band
Suncoast Symphony Orchestra
Fox Sports
The Vault
The Vault of Souls
freeFall Theatre’s The Tempest, Esta Isla es Mia
Drip Orlando
4 Cellos & a Piano’s A Midsummer Concert
Suncoast Symphony Orchestra
Michigan Youth Symphony Orchestra, New Port Richey Orchestra

Aerial & Dance Performances
Lady Gaga Art Pop album release at iTunes Festival, Roundhouse Theater, London
Off Broadway’s Fuerza Bruta, original cast & world tours
Off Broadway’s De La Guarda, original cast & world tours
Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Rockette
The Great Radio City Spectacular, Rockette
VH-1/Vogue Fashion Awards
Trinity Repertory’s Peter Pan
Late Night with David Letterman
Disney’s Countdown at the Neon Armadillo
Reebok City Jam
Santa Monica Civic Light Opera’s The King and I
Paris by Night
Mercedes 360
New Year’s Eve with the Radio City Music Hall Rockettes on the Las Vegas Strip

Film/Documentaries/Music Videos
Mars Attacks!  directed by Tim Burton
Fools Rush In, directed by Andy Tennant
Get a Little Freaky with Me, directed by Antoine Fuqua
In Cane for Life, segment direction by Amanda Boggs
Syntax, directed by Joe Whall

Global & National Ad Campaigns (print/modeling)
Sebastian Professional, photographed by Robert Lobetta
Mercedes Benz, choreography by Wayne Cilento
Cathay Pacific Airlines, choreography by Keith Young
Jay Leno promo
Apple Inc.
Hotel LaChapelle, photographed by David LaChapelle

Art Installations
The Wedge at Burning Man
Reflecting the Stars by the Windmill Factory
LED Balloon Chandelier by the Windmill Factory

State University of New York, Empire State, Business Major
California State University, Long Beach, English Literature
Santa Monica College, Associates of Arts Degree in General Studies, Theater & Dance
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Orchestral Repertory Program

Cello Teachers
Mike Block, Artist Works
Trevor Exter, New York, NY
Kirk Aengenheyster, New York, NY
Ana Lenchantin, Los Angeles, NY
Tom Kersey, Tampa, FL
Teduse Biscupski, Detroit, MI
Daniel Garcia, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Lien Violin, Taipei, Taiwan

Voice, Percussion & Piano Instruction
Gaby Kerpel, New York, NY & Buenos Aires, Argentina, Voice & Percussion
Katy Pfaffl, New York, NY, Voice

Santa Monica College, CA, piano & voice

Dance Training
Peridance Capezio Center, New York, NY
Third Street Dance Academy, Los Angeles, CA
Jimmy DeFore Dance Academy, Orange County, CA
Tremaine Dance Center, Los Angeles, CA
First City Dance, Pensacola, FL
Gus Giordano Dance Center, Evanston, IL
Broadway Dance Center, New York, NY
Masters of Dance Arts, Mary Helen Stewart and Vicki Esser, Owners, Canton,MI
Infusion Dance Center, Clearwater, FL

Awards & Nominations
Obie Award:  NYC’s “Best Experimental Performance”, De La Guarda, Nomination
AUDELCO Awards:  NYC’s “Best Play” and “Best Director”, Miles Davis, Nomination
Creative Loafing: Best of the Bay’s “Best Local Classical Musician”, Runner Up Finalist
Creative Loafing: Best of the Bay’s “Best Local Instrumentalist”, Nomination
Creative Loafing: Best of the Bay’s “Best Experimental Act”, Nomination
Creative Loafing: Best of the Bay’s “Best Open Mic: Open Mic Social”, Nomination
STAR Award:  Tampa’s “Favorite Choreographer, Steppin Out, Nomination
Maria Shriver’s Women Conference in Los Angeles, recognition as an Apple Mac Genius
Dance Master’s of America:  Top National Overall Soloist, Winner, New York, NY
BroadwayWorld:  Tampa’s “Best Professional Theater”, freeFall Theatre, Winner, Shakespeare’s The Tempest:  La Isla es Mia