Jacob Dunham

Youth Musical Theatre and Dance Teacher

Originally from the woodlands of Maine, Jacob is an award-winning Theatre Director, Administrator, and Educator. His work has varied from directing, casting and talent representation for Broadway, Off-Broadway, Regional Theatre, Opera, and TV/Film productions. Most recent credits include: The Great Look (Manhattan Repertory Theatre), Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 (Broadway – Imperial Theatre), Chicago – (Broadway – Ambassador Theatre), On The Town (Broadway – Lyric Theatre), Hello Again (Off-Broadway – Grand Theatre), Dishwasher Dreams (Off-Broadway – Castillo Theatre), and the American remount of The Merchant Of Venice (Compagnia de’ Colombari). Jacob has trained with Act One Dance Company, The University of The Arts, The Society of American Fight Directors and is a proud graduate of the Temple University School of Drama, where he earned his degree in Directing. www.Jacob-Dunham.com

What inspires you?
People watching! I love to go to a park or restaurant and observe how people interact. It inspires me to think about myself, my own reactions or how I might replicate this on stage.  

Who is your favorite fictional character?
Reno Sweeney

What was your favorite after school snack growing up?
Peanut Butter On Toast!