Michael is a Senior Technical Recruiter for Oracle and holds a bachelors degree in business administration from Letourneau University. Since 2011, he has casted and participated in the design of over 40 shows since 2014. Past direction credits include Cabaret, The Three Musketeers (Broadway World Award Best Direction), Damn Yankees,Oliver! and Bonnie and Clyde, the Musical, Christmas Carol, the Musical.
Sam, a native of Sioux City, IA, holds bachelor's degrees in vocal performance and in music education from Simpson College in Indianola, IA and a master's degree in music history/ literature from the University of Houston.
His Stageworks credits: (as director): Into the Woods, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Crazy for You; (as musical director): Bonnie and Clyde (Broadway World Award winner for Best Musical Director), Les Misérables, West Side Story, Beauty and the Beast. Other directing credits (select): Houston Symphony: Green Eggs and Ham; Theatre Under The Stars/Humphreys
School of Musical Theatre: Scrooge; New York Musical Theatre Festival: Kissless;
Houston Chamber Choir: “Music In The Key Of Joy: An Evening With Jamie Bernstein.”
Acting credits include the title role in Jesus Christ Superstar with Ben Vereen. Sam
is currently the middle school theatre teacher at Second Baptist School and holds
a master’s degree in music history, bachelor’s degrees in vocal music performance
and music education, and is currently pursuing an MBA.