Robyn Manion Music Director

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Artist Profile

Robyn Manion’s past work at the Chance includes musical directing for In The Heights, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, West Side Story (LADCC Award nominee – Best Revival), and Rooms: A Rock Romance. She is a California State University, Fullerton graduate, with her degree in Theater Arts, emphasis in Directing. During her time as a student, she was given the opportunity to develop her craft as a musical director on shows like I Love You, Because, and the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical revue, A Grand Night for Singing. Robyn works full time teaching piano in Orange County. She considers herself so blessed to be able to bring music into the lives of her wonderful students and watch them grow as musicians! She recently received a Sage Award from for her accomplishment in musical direction.

Productions at Chance Theater

Production Date Role
Fancy Nancy, the Musical October 2018 Musical Director
Big Fish June 2018 Musical Director
Violet February 2018 Musical Director
Parade June 2017 Musical Direction
Fancy Nancy, the Musical May 2017 Musical Direction
Fancy Nancy, The Musical (2016) May 2016 Music Director
Hairspray July 2015 Music Director
Fancy Nancy, the musical (2015) May 2015 Music Director
Mary Marie, a new musical: On The Radar May 2015 Music Direction
In The Heights July 2014 Music Director
Sorry, Wrong Number: a musical cabaret March 2014 Music Director
Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson July 2013 Music Director
West Side Story July 2012 Music Director
ROOMS: a rock romance January 2012 Music Director