Ellen M. Lavaia

  • Ellen M. Lavaia


Adjunct Instructor


Theatre Arts


Originally from San Francisco, Production Stage Manager Ellen M. Lavaia now resides in New York City. Her Broadway credits include The Lion King, Annie, Les Misérables, Matilda. New York: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes with New York City Center Encores!; Macbeth and A Man’s a Man with Classic Stage Company; Shen Wei Dance Arts at the Park Avenue Armory. With SITI Company, Steel Hammer, Persians, Café Variations, Radio Macbeth, the theater is a blank page, Bob, Hanjo, Chess Match No. 5, and The Bacchae. Lavaia has toured internationally through China, The Republic of Georgia, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, Romania, Slovenia, Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates. Additional Credits: The Sound of Music Live! (NBC Universal) and the 2013 Tony Awards.

Education: M.F.A., Columbia University. B.A., Gonzaga University
Membership: AEA, Local 764, and SITI Company


Theatre Studies