Brett Kristofferson (Musical Director) has worked as an artist/educator for nearly two decades, both in New York City and Missouri. Currently he is musical director, adjunct faculty, and guest instructor at Lindenwood University and University of Missouri Columbia. An award recognized composer and lyricist, his musicals, Closer Than You Think and This Very Moment, had their New York premieres in 2015 and 2016 respectively. This Very Moment was subsequently staged by Stomping Ground Theatre Company in St. Louis. A revue of his work, So Near, So Far, was filmed and streamed as part of Mizzou’s Summer Repertory 2020 season.