Terry Silver-Alford is a member of the UT Theatre faculty and teaches Musical Theatre Performance, Introduction to the Theatre and Acting. He has worked professionally as a director, musical director, performer and composer at theaters across the country, including the California Theatre Center, Madison Repertory,  Madison Children’s Theatre, University of Madison Theatre and Opera Programs, Omaha Playhouse, Nebraska Caravan, Augusta Barn-Michigan, Fireside Theatre-Wisconsin, Light Opera of Oklahoma and the Clarence Brown Theatre. Terry has directed or musically directed numerous productions and has created the scores for four original musicals and a variety of chamber and vocal music pieces. Favorite CBT directing credits include: Blue Window, South Pacific, A Shayna Maidel, CTRL+ALT+DELETE, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Little Shop of Horrors, Guys and Dolls, Assassins and Into the Woods. CBT musical direction credits include: Urinetown, Violet, The Threepenny Opera, Monty Python’s Spamalot, Kiss Me, Kate, The Music Man, Man of La Mancha, The Who’s Tommy and A Christmas Carol. In addition to CBT, he directs or musically directs shows locally, including The Flying Anvil Theatre. Terry also, regularly directs the Front Page Follies sponsored by the East Tennessee Journalism Society.