Mr. Knowlton's extensive career has spanned from starring on Broadway in the Revival of "A CHORUS LINE" to appearing in multiple National Tours, Film and TV. He has also earned multiple Helen Hayes Nominations including Outstanding Lead Actor, as well as having collaborated with artists ranging from Meryl Streep, Sally Struthers, Savion Glover to Mario Lopez on "Dancing With Stars." He is an award winning choreographer with selected credits that include: BEEHIVE (Berkshire Theatre Award "Outstanding Choreography"), MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD (Kennedy Center American College Theatre Award "Outstanding Choreography") CHICAGO (New Hampshire Theatre Award "Best Choreographer"), CABARET (New Hampshire Theatre Award "Best Choreographer" ONSTAGE Theatre Award Nomination "Best Choreography"), SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER (SALT Award nomination "Best Choreographer"), CURTAINS (BroadwayWorld Award Nomination "Best Choreography"), GYPSY (New Hampshire Theatre Award nomination "Best Choreographer"), THE ADDAMS FAMILY (New Hampshire Theatre Award nomination "Best Choreographer"), GHOST, HIGH SOCIETY, DAMN YANKEES, THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW, URINETOWN, HAIRSPRAY, RENT, GODSPELL, GUYS AND DOLLS, 9 to 5, CHICAGO, OLIVER! and WEST SIDE STORY.
Regional Directing credits include: JOSEPH...DREAMCOAT (Broadwayworld Award Nomination "Best Director" & "Best Musical") A CHORUS LINE (Spotlight Award nomination "Best Musical"), PIPPIN, NEXT TO NORMAL, IT HAD TO BE YOU, BEEHIVE, WEST SIDE STORY, THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME, HAIR, MAMMA MIA, LA CAGE aux FOLLES, SMOKEY JOE'S CAFÉ, A CHRISTMAS STORY and A CHRISTMAS CAROL.