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Our Team

Meet Our Board

While it takes hundreds of volunteers to put on a full season of productions, there are a few key members who you make up the “core team” for Connecticut Theatre Company. You can reach out to any of them if you have questions or need help.

Erin Campbell, President

Erin has more than 24 years of experience in the performing arts as both a stage actor as well as behind the scenes on the production team. Erin also has a strong business background serving in various leadership roles throughout her career in the private sector. She is a dedicated individual who seeks to make the performing arts accessible to people of all backgrounds and believes strongly in encouraging community involvement in the arts.


Michael Sized-1Michael Bane, Vice President

Michael has 20 years of community theatre experience in almost every aspect including: technical director, treasurer, stage management, set construction, lighting, sound and more. Michael has been technical director and operations manager for countless productions over the years. Michael oversees all construction efforts and plays an integral role in the conversion of the facility and ongoing operations of the theatre.


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Ben has a finance and systems background with over five years’ experience running financials for nonprofits. Ben has strong attention to detail and is passionate about fiscal management and controls. While Ben has a strong private sector business background, he also enjoys joining the production team as both stage manager and sound technician.


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Duane has more than 18 years of experience in the performing arts as a stage and film actor, as well as a director. He has a strong reputation in the area for producing fiscally successful and artistically significant shows. He is well versed at creating positive environments for people of all ages and has received numerous accolades for his direction and performance contributions. Duane also has a strong business background, including a degree in business management and experience managing for-profit companies in the private sector.


Susan Smith, Secretary

Susan has several years experience working in the performing arts, both on and off stage. She feels the arts serve an integral function of representing both culture and human nature. In addition to her love of all things arts-related, Susan is also an avid reader, an occasional writer, a full-time Mom, and a baking enthusiast. She works in the early education field and considers herself an advocate for child welfare and development. Susan is currently serving as the Volunteer Coordinator for Connecticut Theatre Company and is proud to be a part of the inclusive, nurturing environment of this theater.


Walter McEntire

Walter has spent his entire career in television production, producing and directing live and pre-recorded programs, including everything from Major League Sports to news and programming as well as corporate production.  His work has taken him to more than 50 countries. But the magic of television that is created in the edit room, must be done live, in front of an audience in theatre and that intrigues Walter. He has been an active part of the team building and dressing the sets at the Connecticut Theatre Company.  His goal is to put his marketing background to work to increase the theatre’s visibility in Connecticut and to bring more of the community through our doors to experience the wonderful shows done here.


David Nunner

David has a strong professional background in the private sector. He enjoys the arts both on and off the stage. David has been seen on stage with Connecticut Theatre Company and many other companies across Connecticut.