DOUGLASS G. LUTZ has conducted over 200 musicals both nationally and internationally. Credits include West Side Story (The Kennedy Center, DC), premieres of West Side Story in Peru, Brazil, Spain and Belgium. He also conducted Philadelphia premieres of Forbidden Broadway, Nunsense, Pump Boys & Dinettes and The All Night Strut. He has been nominated for five Barrymore Awards for his music direction of Les Miserables, The King and I, Miss Saigon, Peter Pan and Carousel at Walnut Street Theatre in Philadelphia and won the Carbonell Award (Florida Theatre Critics) for his music direction of The Most Happy Fella at The Jupiter Theatre. Recently he conducted Jesus Christ Superstar, The Producers and Triumph of Love at Bristol Riverside Theatre.