DAVID BUTTON (Director) received his B.A. in Theatre with a focus on Acting and Directing from DeSales University. He is the Artistic Director of Clear Space and teaches as a member of the Arts Institute faculty.
David recently directed ALADDIN and LIPS TOGETHER, TEETH APART, in addition to SEUSSICAL, LITTLE WOMEN, THE LITTLE MERMAID, COMPANY, STEEL MAGNOLIAS, SHE LOVES ME, SORDID LIVES, THE FULL MONTY, THE ODD COUPLE, 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL, RADIO GAGA, XANADU, THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, TOON TUNES, and MY FAIR LADY. While in college, he was assist director of A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, won awards for his direction of Deborah Pryor's THE LOVE TALKER, directed at the Main Street Theatre of Pennsylvania, and interned as the assistant to the Artistic Director of the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival. David was last seen on the stage in AVENUE Q, and appeared in THE FOREIGNER at the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival last summer.
- Courses Instructed : Broadway Legends: Musical Theatre , Spotlight on Young Performers, Summer Camp Intensives
- Acting Roles: AVENUE Q
- Shows Directed: COMPANY, LITTLE WOMEN: THE MUSICAL, SHE LOVES ME, SORDID LIVES, STEEL MAGNOLIAS, THE FULL MONTY, THE ODD COUPLE: The Female Version