War Paint Production Team

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Matt Zwyer
Matt Zwyer, a graduate from the Integrated Language Arts Education program at Bowling Green State University, also recently graduated with his masters in Library Science and Informational Technology through Clarion University in Pennsylvania. He teaches English and Drama at Four County Career Center in Archbold, Ohio. Besides his educational employment, Matt is an avid theatre participant, having directed, acted in, or produced over one hundred forty productions for eight different theatrical organizations throughout Northwest Ohio. Matt is a founding member of Broadway Confidential Project, a cabaret-style musical theatre improvisational troupe conceived by composer James Merillat. And he is also a participant in OCTA, having served as Guide/Respondent Chair and conference adjudicator. Additionally, Matt has directed the Chancel Choir at Hope United Methodist Church and other various community a capella choruses for over fifteen years. He has worked as an intern at Music Theatre International and can now include author in his resumé; three of his projects have been locally produced theatrical revues, and he and his writing partner, Luke Rosen, have written a full-length musical entitled Common Grounds.
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Mark William
is happy to be choreographing again in NW Ohio. His local work includes Waterville Playshop’s productions of High School Musical and Spamalot, which received an honorable mention at OCTA. His choreography has been seen Off-Broadway in It Came From Beyond and Lili Marlene, which he also directed in both NYC and LA. Mark is also a professional performer who has been seen across the country and around the world in musicals, concerts, and his own critically-acclaimed nightclub acts. Thanks to this wonderful cast and crew for all your hard work, and love to Mom (on the keys) and Matt (in the director’s chair).

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