By Adam Hetrick
21 Sep 2012
|Photo by Monica Simoes|
According to the O'Neill, Bush presented over 100 evenings to acclaim and expanding audiences during his tenure at the Waterford, CT, arts center. Numerous performers including Penny Fuller, Barry Kleinbort, Joel Silberman, Leslie Uggams, Amanda McBroom, Lillias White, Marilyn Maye and Jonathan Brielle, showcased work there during the Cabaret and Performance Conference.
During Bush's time at the O'Neill, he was also instrumental in developing the musicals [title of show], The Story of My Life and Now. Here. This.
Bush exits the O'Neill to become a founding partner in Tritone Productions, a new company dedicated to developing new work. He will also continue to develop the new musicals Stormy Weather, The Piper and Himself and Nora, which he recently directed at NYMF.
Bush is the former director of artistic production and associate artistic director for the Manhattan Theatre Club in New York City.
The O'Neill Center has not announced plans for Bush's successor.
For more information, visit www.theoneill.org.
The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center was founded in 1964 and is based in Waterford, CT. Programs at the Center include the Puppetry Conference, Playwrights Conference, Critics Institute, Music Theater Conference and the National Theater Institute. The Monte Cristo Cottage, O'Neill's childhood home, is also owned and operated by the group.