Howard Starrett has been working professionally in the entertainment industry as an actor, writer, designer, stage manager, and director for over twenty years.Howard is currently a Stage Manager for Walt Disney Entertainment, where he manages live shows such as Fantasmic!, Disney's The Hunchback of Notre Dame, The Indiana Jones Stunt Spectacular, Disney's Beauty and The Beast, Voyage of The Little Mermaid, and Who Wants To Be A Millionaire-Play It!, among others.Prior to his years with Disney, Howard worked as Stage Manager, then as a contracted actor for Universal Studios.
As a Stage Manager, Howard
worked at The Wild Wild West Stunt Show
, The Animal Actors
Show, The Dynamite Nights Stunt Spectacular, Alfred Hitchcock-The Art of Making Movies, The Gorey Gruesome and Grotesque Horror Makeup Show, Murder She
Wrote Mystery Theatre, as well as a number of seasonal offerings and special events.Before coming to Florida, Howard was the Production Stage Manager for Timothy Busfield's professional theatre for young audiences, The Fantasy Theatre, based out of Sacramento, California.
While at The Fantasy Theatre, Howard
was not only PSM, but also did a majority of the design, construction and fabrication work for scenic elements and props.Howard
also took on the role of actor/musician in several of the theatre's original productions, which were on tour throughout Northern California, thirty one weeks per year.