Joe's Pub, Public Theater NYC

          Paper Piano; Written & Performed by Mary Jo Shen, October 2017


Fredericia Theater

The Trouble With Doug; Fredericia, Denmark; 2017


New York Musical Festival*

Newton’s Cradle, 2016

*NYMF Best Director Award


Pace University

The Light in The Piazza, 2014


National Alliance Musical Theatre Festival

The Trouble With Doug, a musical adaptation/fantasy loosely based on Kafka’s Metamorphosis; 2010


92nd Street YMCA

Serenade in Blue, The Max Gordon Radio Cavalcade, Lyrics and Lyricists Series starring Charles Osgood; Robert Kimball, host; 2005


John Drew Theater

Closer Than Ever starring Karen Akers; Musical Staging with Richard Jay Alexander, Director; East Hampton, NY; 1990


Les Misérables, First National Company

Dance Captain responsible for maintaining the production and putting in over 20 replacements, including staging, movement and physical characterization; 1987-1989


Houston Grand Opera/Texas Opera Theater

Director of Residency Troupe, the educational arm of company; directed and choreographed eight productions, opera and musical theater, for children of all ages; 1983-1985


The Acting Company in Residence at Chautauqua, NY

A Voice of My Own, Musical Staging with Michael Kahn, Director; 1983


Philadelphia Opera Theater

The Impresario; 1983


Chautauqua Opera Company

Don Giovanni Musical Staging; 1982 

Regina Musical Staging; 1983


 Goodspeed Opera House

Irving Berlin Revue; 1982