SpeakEasy fans might not recognize Matthew Stern by face, but his music direction has guided some of SpeakEasy’s biggest musicals, including Big Fish, Violet, and this season’s The Scottsboro Boys, for which he won an IRNE Award.
To help wrangle the insane Tyrone and the seductive Jolene, we brought in Roxanna Myhrum, Artistic Director at Puppet Showplace Theater and puppeteer extraordinaire. We sat down with Roxanna to interview her about the ins and outs of her craft.
SpeakEasy Stage Company is the Stanford Calderwood Pavilion Resident Theatre Company at the Boston Center for the Arts. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Boston Cultural Council, a local agency which is funded by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, administrated by the Mayor’s Office of Arts, Tourism, and Special Events.