Presenter Profile

Bud Coleman

Guest Artist, University of Colorado at Boulder

Bud Colemanis the Roe Green Professor of Theatre at the University of Colorado Boulder and former Chair of the Department of Theatre & Dance.  A former dancer with Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, Fort Worth Ballet, Kinesis, and Ballet Austin, he has directed and choreographed many musicals.  In 2008, he directed and choreographed the musical Companyin Vladivostok, Russia, was selected to be a 2009-10 Fulbright Lecturer in Japan, and directed the Thai premiere of Fiddler on the Roof at Mahidol University in 2017. 

With co-editor Judith Sebesta, they published Women in American Musical Theatre:  Essays on Lyricists, Writers, Arrangers, Choreographers, Designers, Producers, and Performance Artistsin 2008.  Coleman and Pamyla Stiehl co-wrote Backstage Pass, A Survey of American Musical Theatre(2013).  

Bud's Workshops


    Musical Theatre Dance workshop

    Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced / , Dance, Musical Theatre, , ,

    No dance experience necessary; come prepared to move, sweat, and have fun. During this workshop you'll learn the choreography to a musical number from a Broadway musical.