BERT BERNARDI

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DIRECTING CREDITS

LA CAGE AUX FOLLES                           Cortland Repertory Theatre

NONI CIMINO'S KITCHEN                  Pantochino Productions Inc

THE FOX ON THE FAIRWAY                 Cortland Repertory Theatre

THE ADDAMS FAMILY                           Cortland Repertory Theatre

ALWAYS A BRIDESMAID                        Cortland Repertory Theatre

THE ADDAMS FAMILY                          The Theater Barn

ALL SHOOK UP                                      Cortland Repertory Theatre

YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN                     The Theater Barn

THE TAFFETAS                                       The Theater Barn

THE FULL MONTY                                Cortland Repertory Theatre

THE LITTLE DOG LAUGHED              The Theater Barn

THE MYSTERY OF IRMA VEP               Cortland Repertory Theatre

GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK     The Theater Barn

GREASE                                                     Cortland Repertory Theatre

THE DROWSY CHAPERONE                 The Theater Barn

THE ANDREWS BROTHERS                  The Theater Barn

JOSEPH…DREAMCOAT                         Cortland Repertory Theatre

THE ANDREWS BROTHERS                  Cortland Repertory Theatre

ALTAR BOYZ                                             The Theater Barn

THE PAJAMA GAME                                Cortland Repertory Theatre

WONDERFUL A LIVE RADIO PLAY      Downtown Cabaret Theatre

FOREVER PLAID                                       Cortland Repertory Theatre

ZANNA DON’T                                         The Theater Barn

JOHNNY GUITAR                                     Cortland Repertory Theatre

THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS                The Theater Barn

GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK      Cortland Repertory Theatre

JOHNNY GUITAR                                     The Theater Barn

CINDERELLA SKELETON                       Downtown Cabaret Theatre

URINETOWN                                            The Theater Barn

ANNIE GET YOUR GUN                         Cortland Repertory Theatre

CABARET                                                   Fairfield University Quick Center

NINE                                                           Theatreworks New Milford

OVER THE RIVER...                                 Cortland Repertory Theatre

OLIVER!                                                     Arundel Barn Playhouse

HOLLYWOOD PINAFORE                      The Theater Barn

THE MYSTERY OF IRMA VEP                The Theater Barn

A FUNNY THING HAPPENED...            The Theater Barn

ZOMBIE PROM                                         The Theater Barn

HAVE A NICE DAY                                   The Theater Barn

JOSEPH…DREAMCOAT                         The Theater Barn

LITTLE ME                                                The Theater Barn

PROMISES, PROMISES                            The Theater Barn

GREASE                                                     The Theater Barn

THE TAFFETAS                                        Downtown Cabaret Theatre

PHANTOM                                               Millbrook Playhouse

NUNSENSE                                              Millbrook Playhouse

GODSPELL                                               Millbrook Playhouse

JOSEPH…DREAMCOAT                        Millbrook Playhouse

CLOSER THAN EVER                            Millbrook Playhouse

NUNSENSE II                                         Downtown Cabaret Theatre

SUGAR                                                     Surflight Theatre

MAN OF LA MANCHA                          Music Theatre North

SWEET CHARITY                                   Surflight Theatre

NUNSENSE                                             Downtown Cabaret Theatre

DAMN YANKEES                                    Millbrook Playhouse

THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW            Downtown Cabaret Theatre

ME AND MY GIRL                                 Surflight Theatre

SISTER MARY IGNATIUS…                 Boston Post Road Stage Company

TRIXIE TRUE                                       Boston Post Road Stage Company

OLYMPUS ON MY MIND                    Boston Post Road Stage Company

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS              Downtown Cabaret Theatre

HOLLYWOOD/UKRAINE                    Boston Post Road Stage Company

 

ADMINISTRATIVE

Pantochino Productions Inc. / Co-producer & Founder,   2010-Present

Downtown Cabaret Theatre / Artistic Director, The Children's Company,   1982-2010

The Theater Barn / Artistic Director,  2000-2003 Seasons

Millbrook Playhouse / Associate Artistic Director, 1995-96 Seasons

Westport Country Playhouse / Public Relations Associate, 1980 Season

 

RECOGNITION

Best Connecticut Playwright, "Christmas Cookies" 2016, Broadway World

Best Original/New Work, "Christmas Cookies" 2016, Broadway World

Best Director of a Musical, "Christmas Cookies" 2016, Broadway World

Best Connecticut Playwright, "The Wicked Witch of the West Kansas or Bust" 2015, Broadway World

Best Director of a Musical, "The Wicked Witch of the West Kansas or Bust" 2015, Broadway World

Best Connecticut Playwright, "Pirate Schmirate" 2014, Broadway World

Best Original/New Work, "Pirate Schmirate" 2014, Broadway World

Best Connecticut Playright, "Glitz!" 2013, Broadway World

Best Director of a Musical, "Glitz!" 2013, Broadway World

Best Director of a Play, "The Little Dog Laughed, 2012, Broadway World

Best Connecticut Playwright, "Cinderella Skeleton," 2011, Broadway World

Best Original/New Work, "Cinderella Skeleton," 2011, Broadway World

Tom Killen Award, Outstanding Contribution to Theatre, Connecticut Critics Circle, 2005

Deans Award, Outstanding Contribution to Theatre, University of Bridgeport, 1981