Ask Our Alumni: Sean Elias

Name: Sean Elias 

Year: BFA ’08 (Musical Theatre)

Hometown: Parsippany, NJ 

Email: seanelias@me.com 

Website: sean-elias.com 

Bio: Sean Elias, currently residing in NYC, most recently produced and directed the limited engagement Off-Broadway revival of The Cradle Will Rock (for which he was first part of the cast here at UArts) in NYC at the legendary Theatre 80. Prior to this, Elias has worked as an actor with such professional theatre companies as The Forestburgh Playhouse and The Weathervane Theatre. After his time at UArts, Elias continued his education obtaining a Master of Art degree in Theatre Education from Emerson College. During his time in Boston, Elias performed in such historic theaters as the Majestic and the Paramount in numerous productions. Elias also works full time for Apple Inc., where he leads and has pioneered the company’s internal training and development program, "Theatre for Human and Professional Development." Elias is now focusing his energies and efforts auditioning in NYC.