Renee’s career spans over 30 years and 12 countries working with such legends as Andrew Lloyd Webber, Mercedes Ellington, Donny Osmond and the late Michael Jackson. Broadway/National / International Companies of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Jesus Christ SuperStar, Starlight Express, West Side Story, Smokey Joes Café Dream Girls, Ain’t Misbehavin, Evita etc. As a Creative Director Renee has organized and Staged Benefits for the Families of Newtown Connecticut, Independence Mission Schools of Philadelphia, Rowan College at Burlington County and other Non Profit organizations dedicated to our Youth and Education. Director credits; Cats, Smokey Joes Cafe, A Chorus Line , Godspell, Hairspray etc. Print/TV credits; Chicos Clothing, USA Network, Fairlife Milk, Nemours Dupont Children’s Hospital. To my private students & Family- SHINE! Reneeliciaga.com
Troy Cooper has been involved in theater in the area for over 20 years and is excited to start this new adventure. Troy was the artistic director for Voice of Equality Productions and is proud to be partnering with this staff to further the vision of that company to create Theatre Non-Conforming. Troy serves as the Production Assistant for SALT Performing Arts. Troy has served as the Technical Director for Steel River Playhouse and did scenic design, direction and other production work for Stageleft Productions and Collaborative Theater as they worked to grow into what is now The Eagle Theatre. Favorite directing credits are Fucking Men, Hir, Smokey Joe's Café, and The Who's Tommy. Troy feels beyond privileged to partner with this amazing team of creative individuals to produce theater excellence that fosters tolerance and understanding.