Michael Berkeley

Artistic Director, TriArts Sharon Playhouse  



Composer  Lyricist   Director   Musical Director   Vocal Coach  Pianist
TriArts Sharon Playhouse
Sharon, Connecticut
TriArts, a not-for-profit theatre company established in 1990 in Pine Plains, NY, moved to the historic Sharon Playhouse in Sharon, CT in 2000.  The Playhouse complex was purchased by TriArts shortly thereafter and it is now TriArts' permanent home. TriArts was founded with the mission of creating professional musical theatre using a unique blend of professional and local talent.

Michael Berkeley first served as Resident Musical Director, and became TriArts' Artistic Director in 1999.  He has directed and/or musical directed more than 40 productions at TriArts over the past 20 years.  As Artistic Director for the past 12 years, Michael has proudly overseen the growth and development of a vibrant and successful theatre company. 

Please visit www.triarts.net 
for more information about TriArts Sharon Playhouse.
Past Productions at TriArts:

Pine Plains, NY (Tent)

1990 Annie Get Your Gun

1991 Barnum

Pine Plains, NY (Carvel Warehouse)

1992 Oklahoma!, I Love A Piano*

1993 Godspell, The Sound Of  Music, 

         Phantom

1994 Anything Goes, Rip Van Winkle*

1995 Gypsy, Annie

1996 The Music Man, I Love A Piano*, 

         The Pajama Game

1997 South Pacific, Fiddler On The Roof, 

         Kids!**

1998 Oliver!, No No Nanette, Charlie Brown, 

         Kids On Tour**

Sharon, CT (The Sharon Playhouse)

1999 Grease, Guys And Dolls, Imagine That!*

2000 Damn Yankees, Mame, Deadwood*, 

         Off The Wall*, Night of 100 Divas!**

2001 My Fair Lady, Steel  Magnolias, 

        Joseph...,  Movin' On**,  2001: A Diva 

        Odyssey**

2002 Crazy For You, State Fair, 

         Divas Do America!**

2003 A Chorus Line, Plaza Suite, Peter Pan, 

         Kids: 2003!, Comedy Tonight!, 

         Divas Do Hollywood!**

2004 Cabaret, Footloose, Hello Dolly!, 

         Divas Do Nashville!**

2005 Kiss Me Kate, Forever Plaid, Annie 

         Get Your Gun, Divas Do Broadway!**

2006 Ain't Misbehavin', Chicago, The Will 

        Rogers Follies, Divas Do the 60's!**

2007 Carousel, Disney's High School Musical,          The Pajama Game, Divas Do Divas!**

2008 The Full Monty, Camelot, Aida, 

         Divas Do Berkeley!**

2009 A Funny Thing HappenedForum, 

        Disney's High School Musical 2, 

        The Music Man, Divas Do It All!**

2010 The Wedding Singer, The 25th 

         Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,

         Oklahoma!, Divas Do (More) 

         Broadway!**

2011 Forty-Second Street, Rent, Hairspray, 

         Divas Do The Red Carpet!**


Upcoming for 2012:

         Divas Do The Decades**, The Best

         Little Whorehouse In Texas, Altar 

         Boyz, The Sound Of Music



*Original musical

**Original musical revue

Special thanks to 
Edward & Star Herrmann for their extraordinary
benefit performance of LOVE LETTERS 
at TriArts Bok Gallery!
Click on the link below to listen to the interview with the Herrmanns on WHDD:
Please visit TriArts website at www.triarts.net for more information 
about TriArts Sharon Playhouse
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