Marc Tumminelli

Marc Tumminelli

Marc is the Founder and Director of Broadway Workshop and Artistic Director of Project Broadway. He has worked with student actors all over the world teaching acting workshops and musical theater master classes with the British Theatre Academy, Explore America, Travel Adventures, Arts for All, Hands on Broadway, Dodger Theatrical’s  and as Drama Director at The South Shore Dance Theatre. Marc also served as the Resident Director of The Random Farms Kids Theater in Westchester County, NY and Program Director for Playhouse Junior at Saint Michael’s Playhouse in Northern Vermont.

Marc’s students have appeared on Broadway in School of Rock, She Loves Me, Fun Home, The King and I, Miss SaigonMatilda, Newsies, Chaplin, Kinky Boots, Waiting for Godot, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, People in the Picture, Fish in the Dark, Evita, Shrek: The Musical, Mary Poppins, The Color Purple, How The Grinch Stole Christmas, Les Miserables, Sunday in the Park with George, West Side Story, Ragtime, Bye Bye Birdie and Finian’s Rainbow. On TV in Orange is the New BlackThe Americans, Boardwalk Empire, Mike & Molly, The Carrie Diaries, Elementary, The Backyardigans, The Good Wife, 666 Park Ave, Gossip Girl, Saturday Night Live, The Naked Brothers Band, All My Children, One Life To Live, 30 Rock, Ugly Betty, Mercy, Law and Order and many more.

As an actor, Marc has appeared as “Eugene” in Brighton Beach Memoirs, Biloxi Blues and Broadway Bound at theaters all over the US. Other regional and New York credits include: “Yonkers” in Gypsy staring Patti LuPone and directed by Lonny Price, Santaland Diaries, …Spelling Bee, Dames at Sea, Lost In Yonkers, Into The Woods, Torch Song Trilogy, Oklahoma!, Oliver!, Shenandoah, The Dresser, Big River, Rags, Crazy For You, Pirates of Penzance and the hit Off Broadway productions of The Snow Queen and Bring Back Birdie, as well as the all-star concerts of Children Of Eden, The Secret Garden and Pippin, the latter starring Rosie O’Donnell and Ben Vereen. Film/TV credits include: The Sopranos and A Beautiful Mind directed by Ron Howard.

Marc’s directing credits include: The Marvelous Wonderettes, Mend, Over the Tavern, I Love My Wife, Once On This Island, A Year with Frog and Toad, Bat Boy, Cabaret, Rent, High School Musical, The Wiz, Oliver!, Annie, Into The Woods, Life of the Party, the educational touring production of The New Kid. Marc also served as “Munchkin Director” for the MSG production of The Wizard of Oz. For Broadway Workshop, Marc has directed Cabaret, We Will Rock You, Pippin, Carrie, The Addams Family, Legally Blonde, Xanadu, Zombie Prom: Atomic Edition, Curtains: School Edition, Flight of the Lawnchair Man: School Edition, The Secret Garden and the pilot production of Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Jr.

Marc is the book adapter for the student versions of The Addams Family, We Will Rock You, All Shook Up, Spamalot, Curtains, Flight of the Lawnchair Man for Theatrical Rights Worldwide, Zombie Prom for Samuel French, Inc. and Emma for Broadway Licensing/Playscripts Inc. 

Marc is a member of Actors Equity Association and Stage Directors and Choreographers Society.

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