Dianne Saichek has been active in the South Bay musical drama community for the past 30 years. In the 80’s she composed and played for one of the first CMT shows (Pied Piper of Hamelin) and went on to her directing debut with that organization (Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat). She has played in the pit for over 20 high school musicals, and directed vocals culminating in Westmont High School’s production of Seussical which won the “Best Show of the Year” award from AMT for 2005.
With her collaborator, Jeff Bengford, she composed and published a musical, Space Pirates, performed at Dartmouth Middle School. She directed Beauty and the Beast (2005), The Wizard of Oz (2007), The Music Man (2009), and Annie (Asst. Dir.) (2011) for the Addison-Penzak JCC.
The creation of an intentional community with the shared goal of artistic growth and entertainment is her vocation. Enjoy! Grow! Enjoy!