Nick Vargas

Interim Artistic Director & Associate Education Director (He/Him/His) is entering his eighth year at WFT@BU, supporting key programmatic functions of both the organization’s professional productions as well as educational classes and initiatives. WFT@BU directing credits include The Wizard of Oz, Walking the Tightrope, Little Women the Musical, Ragtime, Stuart Little, Seussical (Boston Children’s Museum), A Year With Frog & Toad (Boston Children’s Museum), Nightfall with Edgard Alan Poe (Teen Ensemble), & The Drowsy Chaperone (Teen Ensemble). Additional directing credits include, The Spitfire Grill (Emerson Stage), Bigger Than You, Bigger Than Me (Field Trip Theatre) & Fallbeil (Field Trip Theatre). He previously served as the Casting Director and Artistic Associate at Imagination Stage, in Bethesda, MD and was a founding member and Artistic Director of Field Trip Theatre in Washington, D.C. Nick holds a BA in Theatre Education & Directing from Emerson College and a MBA in Social Impact, with a concentration in Leadership & Organizational Transformation from Boston University’s Questrom School of Business.