MFA: University of South Carolina
BA: State University of New York at Geneseo
Professional Credit (Regional):
Blumenthal Performing Arts Center
ImaginOn Children’s Theatre
The Carolina Voices (annual Charlotte singing Christmas Tree)
Professional Credit (National):
The Smithsonian Institution
The Round House Theatre
Folger Shakespeare in Washington
Actor’s Theatre of Louisville
The Center Dance Company
The University of Virginia, Heritage Rep.
University of Kentucky Theatre
University of South Carolina Theatre
Stephen Foster Productions
Favorite Directing Credits:
The Butterfinger Angel
Dial M for Murder
Favorite Design Credits:
Frankenstein, The Rock Opera
Angels in America
The Love of the Nightingale
The Singing Christmas Tree
24 years professional experience in Outdoor Drama
Member: Stephen Foster Drama Association. North Carolina Theatre Conference. South East Theatre Conference.
Former Board Member: Metrolina Theatre Association and Davidson Community Theatre
Wife, Belinda Martone Higdon
Daughter, Olivia Anne Higdon
Cat: Stormy Night Higdon
I am originally from Bardstown, KY. In my career, I have worked with Ruby Dee, Ossie Davis, Elizabeth McGovern (Ordinary People), Yaphet Kotto (Alien), Richard Thomas (John-Boy), Zelda Fischlander (Founder-Arena Stage), Robert Witherow (Broadway Stage Manager), Jana Llynn (off-Broadway Stage Manager), Brooke Bagnall (2nd City/Chicago), Marty Singleton (Soloist Metorpolitan Opera), Merete Muenter (NY Choreographer)... among others.
I am a minor league baseball fan and a huge fan of The University of Kentucky. My wife's family are 80% owner's of the Pittsburgh Steelers. WE are big Steeler fans!!!