Nina Schuessler

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Nina K. Schuessler

Producing Artistic Director

Nina has been a driving force in Cape Cod theatre for the past 40 years as a teacher, actress, and director. She has been in her current role at the Cape Cod Theatre Company since 1996. During that time she has produced and/or directed more than 200 plays and musicals, including 20 new scripts by playwrights in residence. Building on the vision of Harwich Jr. Theatre founder, Betty Bobp, Nina also has helped develop the organization’s education and outreach into extensive, year-round programs. Under her direction, the organization was given the Regional Award for Theatre by the New England Theatre Conference, among many other accolades. Nina is the recipient of the 2012 Lifetime Achievement in the Arts Award from the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod.