Dr. Michael Baroody
Founder/President of the Board/Executive Producer
Dr. Michael Baroody is a plastic surgeon living in Newtown who founded the 1214 Foundation following the the Sandy Hook tragedy. His vision is to foster personal development, resilience and grit in children, using positive psychology teachings and reinforcing through mastery experiences such as theater arts. He was the Executive Producer of Seussical: the Musical, A ROCKIN’ Midsummer Night’s Dream, 101 Dalmatians Musical, e Lion King Jr., Liberty Smith, School of Rock, Wizard of Oz, Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, A Christmas Carol and Newsies from 2013 through 2018.