"Shamus Hunter McCarty...is beyond anything"
-Toby Zinman, Philadelphia Inquirer
Shamus is a queer creator and director.
Boston University, Directing MFA 2023 Cohort
His original musical, Close Your Legs, Honey - A New Musical has been presented by PHIT Comedy and Bootless Stageworks. Other recent collaborations include directing for Limelight Performing Arts Center, The Agency Bureau, LoveDrunkLife, Philadelphia Young Playwrights, Temple University & Assistant Directing for Broadway Alumni Doug Hara at the Arden Theatre.
A member of AEA, Shamus has performed with the Kimmel Center, Shakespeare in Clark Park, Bristol Riverside Theatre, The Eagle, Commonwealth Classic Theatre & many others.
Shamus is a two-time Barrymore Award Nominee as part of the Ensemble and writing team of Brenna Geffers' Anna at EgoPo Classic Theatre.
Shamus resides in Philadelphia & loves to travel for work.