Christopher Pazdernik

Christopher Pazdernik (Director/Choreographer) An artist with “a near encyclopedic knowledge of musicals” (NewCity Stage), Christopher is best known for his production of High Fidelity (Jeff Awards, Best Director of a Musical & Best Production of a Musical; Jeff Nomination, Best Choreography) at Refuge Theatre Project, where he serves as Artistic Director. Other Chicago credits include The Rink, Anyone Can Whistle, City of Angels and Applause (Porchlight Revisits), Wicked City (Chicago Theatre Workshop), Planted (Chicago Musical Theatre Festival), Make Me a Song (Eclectic Theatre Co.), Story of A Story (The Untold Story) (Underscore Theater Co.) and Bette, Live at the Continental Baths (Hell in a Handbag). Christopher is also a frequent cabaret director and curator, including Broadway’s Cult Classics at Davenport’s Piano Bar, the His & His series at Pride Films & Plays and the New Faces Sing Broadway series at Porchlight Music Theatre, where he is a proud Artistic Associate.