Ethan spent the Summer at the historic Weathervane Theatre in several exciting capacities this Summer. Season 53 found Ethan serving as Acting Co-Artistic Director and member of the AEA Acting Company. He appeared in The Foreigner, Disney's The Little Mermaid, Chicago, Our Town and Monty Python's Spamalot. He will also directed and choreographed Disney's The Little Mermaid and co-direct Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. 7 shows in alternating Rep for the 53rd Season! Visit and Broadway World for more info!


Ethan recently completed an extended run in Out of the Box Theatrics’ immersive Off-Broadway Revival  of Adam Rapp’s Nocturne.

Read about it on BroadwayWorld.

Ethan recently returned from the Bigfork Summer Playhouse in Montana where he helmed the classic musical Singin’ in the Rain. On stage through August 16.

Info and tickets here.


Ethan recently appeared at 54Below in the SOLD OUT concert Ethan Paulini and Friends - Read about it here.

Ethan will direct Elizabeth Seldin in Et Le Lion as part of the United Solo Festival - October 31 - Theatre Row


Incredible 2018 Season with Out of the Box Theatrics!


Ethan will appear in Adam Rapp’s Nocturne and direct Into the Woods.

Open Mics, Building the Box and other events throughout the year. DONATE now! Early bird subscriptions also on sale at


February/March - Ethan directs and choreographs Little Women - The Musical at Ocean State Theatre Company receiving 6 BroadwayWorld nominations including best direction, choreography and musical

April - Ethan directs OOTB’s production of Athol Fugard’s “Master Harold”…and the Boys

April - Ethan directs Ducdame Ensemble’s Shakespeare Sings featuring Tedra Milan and Sam Gilroy

April - Ethan directs an all star cast in Elizabeth Higgins Clark’s new play Fractured at Theatre Row

May - Ethan is appointed Associate Artistic Director of Out of the Box Theatrics

May/June - Ethan directs and choreographs Penobscot Theatre Company’s smash hit production of The Full Monty

June-September - Ethan returns to the historic Weathervane Theatre to be a part of the Equity company and direct the Professional Intern Training Program

September-November - Ethan curates the sold out new works reading series Building the Box for OOTB

October - Ethan directs Lively Entertainment’s concert production of Romance/Romance

November/December - Ethan returns to Penobscot Theatre Company to direct and choreograph the record breaking sold out production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast