Dan Matarazzo

Dan Matarazzo (Music Director, The Lion King Jr. Mary Poppins Jr.; Pianist 42nd Street) has been with Summer Stage since he joined the program as an apprentice in 2001. After his time as a performer, he transitioned to a staff role in 2009 when he served as Assistant Music Director for Beauty and the Beast Jr. Some favorite shows over the years have included Yo VikingsAladdin Jr., and Mulan Jr., and mainstage productions of Titanic (Isidor Strauss), Fiddler on the Roof (Tevye), and Nice Work If You Can Get It (Assistant Music Director/Key 2). During the year, Dan works just down School Lane as the music director and organist at Drexel Hill United Methodist Church, and has collaborated as a music director and pianist with local theater companies including Act II Playhouse, 11th Hour Theater Company, and Temple University, where he is an adjunct faculty accompanist for the Musical Theater department.