ERIC LOVE is a New York City based theatre director specializing in magical plays and epic musicals. From 2016-2022 he served as Director of Education & Associate Artistic Director for Northern Stage, a LORT-D regional theatre in White River Junction, Vermont. While at Northern Stage, Love championed the Youth Ensemble Studio, a troupe of 32 actors from 12-18 years old performing three productions a year. Love was also the Director of Boot Camp, a scholarship pre-college training program for juniors and seniors in high school who are passionate about pursuing a career in the arts. Each year, Love directed legendary Summer Musical Theater Intensives, whose titles include School of Rock, The Drowsy Chaperone, James and the Giant Peach, Urinetown, and Legally Blonde. Love also directed the main stage holiday productions of Matilda and The Railway Children, a world premiere musical which he co-adapted and co-directed with Artistic Director Carol Dunne.