Members of the administrative / production teams


Steve Umberger, Mitzi Corrigan, Wendy Fishman, Jay Thomas, Diatra Fullwood, Lyndall Hare, Dareion Malone, Fred Story, Cindy Ballaro, Jessica Holcombe, Tim Kottyan (Majestic Scenic LLC)

Logo/poster design for Lunch at the Piccadilly
by Jason Boys/iDesign2 (Graphic Designer)

Steve Umberger (Director) has directed or developed 200+ plays and film-video projects, is a member of Stage Directors & Choreographers Society and Actors' Equity, and has been involved in the development of three arts centers and four theatres including Playworks and Charlotte Rep (LORT). 

Mitzi Corrigan (Line Producer) owns Corrigan & Johnston Casting Inc. through which she works with production companies and ad agencies throughout the U.S. 

Wendy Fishman (Executive Producer) has been Line Producer for films, commercials, theatrical and special events in Los Angeles and Charlotte for 20+ years. 

Jay Thomas (Projection & Media Designer) has worked as a senior editor on over 200 national television shows, and is a Telly Award winner. 

Diatra Fullwood (Group Sales Manager) has enjoyed a long association with sales in the professional arts arena, and has been Assistant General Manager for Bojangles Coliseum and Ovens Auditorium. 

Lyndall Hare (Special Programs Director) holds a Social Work degree and a Ph.D. in Gerontological Studies. She has been involved in the fields of aging and social work for 30+ years, in the U.S. and  in her native South Africa. 

Dareion Malone (Musical Director) has performed nationally and internationally, including West Africa, South Africa and Europe, and is Founder/Co-Artistic Director of the ensemble Sine Nomine. 

Fred Story (Composer/Sound Designer) is the Founder and President of Concentrix Music & Sound Design, and has won 14 regional Emmy Awards, 3 Telly Awards, and over two dozen Addy Awards. 

Cindy Ballaro (Marketing Director) founded Marketing Matters, a boutique agency serving non-profits, and in her 30 year career she has worked with virtually every major arts organizations in the Metrolina region.

Majestic Scenic LLC / Jessica Holcombe & Tim Kottyan (Technical Direction) provides quality scenic services for theatre, film and permanent installations regionally and nationally. Credits include work for Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, Triad Stage, and Uncommon Sense for Moises Kaufman's Tectonic Theatre Project.

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