Robert McQueen

Robert McQueen, Director, New Musical Development

Director, teacher and dramaturge, Robert McQueen has worked across Canada, the US and internationally. For The Musical Stage Company he has directed The Light In The Piazza, Caroline, or Change, Falsettos, The Wild Party, Reframed, You Are Here, and most recently, Life After, the by Britta Johnson, The Musical Stage Company’s inaugural crescendo series artist. Other recent directing credits include Life After at last year’s Toronto Fringe Festival; the New York premiere of Forest Boy, a new work by the Scottish writing team of Claire McKenzie and Scott Gilmor; The Magic Flute for Vancouver Opera; La Boheme for The Canadian Opera Company; Where Elephants Weep at the Chenla Theatre Phnom Penh; Carousel for the Galaxy Theatre in Tokyo; The Immigrant for The Harold Green Theatre and Man of La Mancha for the Stratford Festival. Robert has worked on the development of new musicals and opera in both Canada and the US for companies that include Yonge Street Theatricals, The Arts Club Theatre, Vancouver Opera, The Canadian Opera Company, CAP21 (New York), and The O’Neill Centre (Connecticut).