Kristy Chambrelli

Kristy Chambrelli

Stage Director

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Kristy Chambrelli has mounted productions throughout the United States and Europe. She is the former Associate Artistic Director for Hartford Opera Theater and a previous resident opera director for the Asolo Art Song and Aria Festival in Asolo, Italy. She has taught and directed at New England Conservatory, The Hartt School, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Florida State University, Clark University, and The College of New Jersey. Her production of Jekyll & Hyde was awarded the 2014 Moss Hart Award in the College/University Division for "...fresh, imaginative, creative treatment within the intent of the playwright". (NETC)
She recently directed plays at 13th Street Rep, Leela NYC Festival, NY Summerfest, The Network Theatre Company, Kraine Theatre, and Manhattan Rep. She was named to the SDCF Observership Class for 2017-2018. Kristy has been nominated for several Broadway World CT & RI awards in Directing. She was a semi-finalist for the 2017 American Prize in Opera Direction. She was an SDC Respondent for  KCACTF Region 1. Kristy served as the Youth Director assisting Maxwell Williams on A Christmas Carol (Hartford Stage). She worked with Michael Bolton, Shelton Becton and the New Haven Choir in preparation for BBC/NBC’s Clash of the Choirs.
Kristy is a Co-Founder and Artistic Director of IN MEDIAS ARTS - a new media and performance art collective. She has a BM from The Boston Conservatory. She studied Film Scoring and Composition at Berklee College of Music and Opera Directing at Florida State University.  She is a Directors Lab North and Directors Lab Chicago Alum and is a proud associate member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society. 
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