Musical Director: Jonathan Swoboda

PCPA (Summer (2022):  Musical Director, The Sound of Music

Bio:  Jonathan is currently on the faculty at Kent State University as an Associate Professor in the School of Theatre and Dance. He acts as Theatre Music Director and teaches studio and lecture courses in musical theatre. Jonathan is a graduate with High Distinction of the University of Michigan and holds a Masters degree from the University of Nebraska. He has music directed over  productions throughout the country and done numerous national tours. Previously, he was a Resident Music Director at PCPA, worked for Purdue Musical Organizations at Purdue University, and free-lanced as a pianist/music director/conductor for years. Jonathan is seen often as a featured keyboard artist for the popular “18th Century Rock and Roll” group Mannheim Steamroller.