Marc Schlackman

Marc Schlackman began his Broadway stage managing career with Mary Martin and Anthony Quayle. Since then he has stage-managed a dozen Broadway and many Off-Broadway productions with some of the brightest stars in the business, including Lauren Bacall, Joel Gray, Jim Dale, Glenn Close, Patti LuPone, Danny Aiello, Len Cariou, Petula Clark, David Cassidy, Jonathan Pryce, Bill Irwin, Danny DeVito, George Burns, Yul Brynner, Robert Goulet, Geraldine Fitzgerald and Mitzi Gaynor. He has traveled the world supervising or stage-managing more than two-dozen national, bus-and-truck, stock, and ballet tours. Mr. Schlackman produces four major shows a year with UK Opera Theatre and directs the Schmidt Opera Outreach Program, which tours children’s operas throughout the Commonwealth. His greatest achievements are his daughters, Sara Rue and Leah Schlackman, and getting Joan Rue to marry him. He is most proud of and in love with his granddaughter, Talulah Rue Price.

Production Supervisor
UK Opera Theatre


Schmidt Vocal Arts Center