Creative Team

Meet the Team


Kevin Barrett

Founder & CEO

Kevin is a 30-year veteran arts administration executive who has managed multiple performing arts centers in Massachusetts and Florida during a highly successful career to date. Some of the venues he's managed include Springfield Symphony Hall, Springfield Civic Center, Coral Springs Center for the Arts, our very own, Delray Beach Playhouse, and the Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center.

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Michael Ursua

Artistic Director

Michael arrived in South Florida in 2013 to assist with the opening of the Wick Theatre in Boca Raton as Executive Director and Resident Musical Director. He both directed and musically directed the Wick’s inaugural production of “The Sound of Music”, winning the theatre a Carbonell nomination for Best Production of a Musical. As a director, Michael has led multiple regional and local productions to success including such shows as “Sister Act”, “Thoroughly Modern Millie”,    “Peter Pan” and many others. He has served as Musical Director and conductor for numerous national tours, local and regional productions working with talents the likes of Lee Roy Reams, Sally Struthers, Andrea McArdle and Leslie Uggams. Michael is also an actor with an extensive list of stage credits including roles in such shows as “Priscilla Queen of the Desert”, “La Cage aux Folles” and “The Secret Garden”. Michael is the creator, producer and host of the wildly popular “Florida Sings Showtunes”, an online entertainment that was designed to support local musical theatre artists during the pandemic. He has received a Silver Palm Award for his contributions to the South Florida theatrical community and is the recipient of 3 Carbonell nominations. Michael is also the Artistic Director of the Broadway Series at the Lauderhill Performing Arts Center.


Phil Hinton


Phil is a British-born pianist, arranger and conductor. He has worked in those capacities for the BBC, many of the independent broadcasting production companies and in theatres in London’s West End. He has arranged, played on and conducted more than 200 albums for artists such as Anthony Newley, Shirley Bassey, Howard Keel, Vince Hill, Andrew Lloyd-Webber and Paul McCartney, to name just a few. He was personal music director to British singing star, Vince Hill, for ten years.