Director/choreographer Mark S. Hoebee has assumed a new position, associate director, at the Paper Mill Playhouse. A formal release on the appointment is expected shortly, but it appears that Hoebee will be working closely with artistic director Robert Johanson, as well as Paper Mill executive producer Angelo Del Rossi, to whom he reports.
Hoebee started work June 1 and was on hand that same day at a press preview of Pippin in Manhattan.
A resident of Maplewood, New Jersey, Hoebee is a theatre veteran. He will be directing Paper Mill's upcoming production of Victor/Victoria.
With an extensive background in musical theatre, Hoebee will be focusing on Paper Mill's new musical projects.
-- By Murdoch McBride