The head of the regional theater
Organization: Maltz Jupiter Theater
Last name: Andrew Kato
Andrew Kato is celebrating his seventeenth season at the Maltz Jupiter Theater as Producer Artistic Director/General Manager. During his tenure he produced over 70 productions and the theater became one of the most successful regional theaters in the Southeast.
For 13 years, Kato was the creative consultant/coordinating producer of the Tony Awards. He was producer for the Broadway productions of Jelly’s Last Jam and Angels in America as well as the Off-Broadway production of Cryptogram.
Kato received the Palm Beach County Cultural Council’s 2012 Council’s Choice Muse Award, the South Florida Theater League’s 2013 Silver Palm Award for Outstanding Achievement, and the 2019 Richard G. Fallon Award for Excellence in Professional Theater. Kato has also been honored as a Leader of Distinction by Florida Weekly and named one of Palm Beach County’s 100 Most Influential Business Leaders by Palm Beach Illustrated three years in a row. He is a proud graduate of Florida State University and a member of the Society of Directors and Choreographers.
He is excited to bring live performances back to the main stage this fall and celebrate the completion of the $40 million theater expansion.
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