Fred Tessler

Fred Tessler
Biography: Fred has taught for the WCT Dept for the past 8 years.  Durin this time he has directed and/or music directed a dozen productions and 6 senior showcases.  NYC credits include music directing for Off-Broadway production of Fice Course Love, 3 seasons with the ENCORES! Series at City Center and productions with The Roundabout Theatre Company and Manhattan Class Company.  Regional credits include Don Juan Giovanni at the Berkeley Repertory, 3 seasons with the Minneapolis Children's Theatre Company and many projects with Theatre de la Jeune Lune.  For the past 15 years, as resident Music Director for Hope Summer Repertory Theatre, Fred has directed numerous productions and created 8 original cabaret shows.  Other credits include productions with the berkshire Theatre Festival, Peninsula Players, and The Stratford Festival of Canada.  Fred is a Cap21 Conservatory staff member.