Cyndy Soumar joined the faculty of CTWS in 2004, and enjoys teaching a variety of Musical Theater and acting classes to all grades, Kindergarten through high school. Outside the theater classroom, CTWS credits include Mainstage shows Cinderella, Willie Wonka, The Snow Queen (choreographer); Scrooge: The Musical (director and choreographer); CTWS Summer Camp High School Musical, and HSR Summer Stock productions of Urinetown; Sweet Charity; 13; Smile; Lucky Stiff; RENT; Spamalot; Godspell; Honk!; and The Addams Family (musical staging). Cyndy has also directed the past three seasons’ Trouping Shows Stuart Little; Gooney Bird Greene and Her True Life Adventures; and Storyville, and Family Forum Musical productions for the past three seasons Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day; How I Became a Pirate; Disney’s Cinderella Kids.
In addition to teaching theater classes and working on over 60 musicals, Cyndy has taught all dance disciplines at local studios for all ages and has choreographed show choirs .She annually directs local Middle School musical productions and teaches musical performers privately for auditions, sung theater performance skills, and dance. Prior to CTWS, she served as Teaching Artist/Choreographer for a large area high school district. By day, she can be found working in a local Special Education classroom. Cyndy is passionate about arts education!