Broadway: A Year With Frog and
Toad. Off-Broadway: NYTW,
Valhalla; City Center Encores!
, The New Moon; MTC,
Privates on Parade, Mostly
Mozart, Green Eggs and Ham.
Regional: Kennedy Center Sondheim
Celebration’s Sweeney Todd;
McCarter Theatre/Old Globe/Seattle Rep,
Don Juan; Seattle Rep, A
Midsummer Night’s Dream; Alliance
Theatre, My Fair Lady;
Huntington Theatre, The Mikado,
Company and Candide;
Missouri Rep, Guys And Dolls;
Pioneer Theatre, Ragtime. He has
choreographed over seventy operas at
companies including Chicago Lyric
Opera, Regina; Seattle Opera,
Salome; Houston Grand Opera,
Samson and Dalila, with Denyce
Graves; LA Opera, Aida, with
Deborah Voigt; NYCO, Don
Giovanni; he collaborated with Mary
Zimmerman on her production of
Akhnaten for Chicago Opera
Theatre, where he is currently
choreographing Death in Venice.
He served three years as resident
choreographer for Santa Fe Opera, where
he also directed Countess
Maritza. As resident choreographer
for Boston Ballet for four years, he
created over a dozen world premieres,
including The Nutcracker,
Nine Lives: Songs of Lyle Lovett
and Resurrection, accompanied at
its premiere by cellist Yo-Yo Ma. Mr.
Pelzig earned his degree in cellular
biology from Columbia University.