Quentin Madia is a New York and New Jersey-based director, choreographer, and designer specializing in musical theatre and creating new work. When not in the rehearsal room, Quentin works in company development and in arts leadership for several companies. Quentin has worked in NYC, Off-B’way, Off-Off B’way, and throughout New Jersey including McCarter Theatre, New Jersey Repertory Theatre, Porchlight Productions, Villagers Theatre, and South Brunswick School District, as well as running his own private teaching studio for tap, musical theatre dance, acting, and choreography.
Quentin is currently the Development Associate at The Drama League, as well as a part-time production manager at Dixon Place. Quentin is the founding Executive Director of New York theatre collective: The Dare Tactic, fiscally sponsored by Fractured Atlas. Quentin is also a member of Co-Op Theatre East. Quentin has a BA in Directing under the International Performance Ensemble, from Pace University.
Directing/Choreography Credits include: Two Star Motel (The Dare Tactic) , Bonnie and Clyde (TDT), Little Women (NJ Rep), ...Spelling Bee (NJ Rep), Blood Brothers (NJ Repertory Theatre), Gathering Sparks (GenWhy, International, Thailand), Rent (NJ Rep Theatre), and more. Tech Production Credits: Tennessee Williams 1982 (Off-Bway, Projections), Embodi(ED) (Girl Be Heard, HERE Arts Center, Proj.), Our Class (dir. Cosmin Chivu, Proj), 4.48 Psychosis (TDT, Projections & Lights), Fires in the Mirror (TDT, Projections & Lights), and more.
Additionally, Quentin is also the current Artistic Director of New Jersey Repertory Theatre in South Brunswick, NJ. "NJRT" offers a broad theatre education to the youth in the community, providing a safe learning space with numerous opportunities for a diverse population of kids and teens at a low cost. Our philosophy is: theatre for the kids, by the kids.