Jared Pixler (he/him)
Jared Tyrel Pixler [He/Him/His] (Creative Producer, Director, Theater Educator) has directed and produced several award-winning productions across Southern California and in New York, Off-Broadway. Jared is a graduate of The California Institute for the Arts (CalArts), earning an MFA in Theater/Creative Producing, and holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from AMDA.
He is a passionate theater arts educator and has spent the last seven years working with the Torrance YMCA to build an arts-centric summer camp program. His graduate thesis Finding Value in the Arts, guides him to focus on arts education, outreach, and accessibility. His chief interest is and will always be Nerdy Theatre and choice-driven narrative storytelling. In his spare time, he plays video games, enjoys frequent trips to Disneyland, travels, and visits his family.
Producing credits: Nightwalk at the Chinese Garden (CalArts, CNP), The George Project (CalArts, CNP), To Remember a Friend (Video Game, CalArts), THE VIDEO GAMES, Winter is Coming: A Musical Parody, THE STUDY, Tabletop: The Musical, etc.
Directing credits: Tabletop: The Musical, THE VIDEO GAMES, THE STUDY, Winter is Coming: A Musical Parody, Just One Moment, Revenge Song (Geffen Theatre, Assistant Director), Boom, Headshot! A Geek Tragedy, etc.
He is a veteran fringe producer/director/writer with the Hollywood Fringe Festival, San Diego Fringe Festival and New York Fringe. He has also produced tours at comic conventions in California, Nevada and New Jersey.