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Broadway, film, and television Producer
Heather is a Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, and Drama League Award-nominated producer. Critically acclaimed hits on Broadway include Reasons To Be Pretty by Neil LaBute (three Tony nominations including Best Play) starring Thomas Sadoski, Piper Perabo, Marin Ireland, and Steven Pasquale, and the musical [title of show] (Tony Nomination for Best Book of a Musical). She produced the hugely successful Under My Skin segment of ‘The Pink Campaign’ on Broadway for which all proceeds went to the Susan G. Komen Foundation and she also produced and directed the California Theatre’s acclaimed productions of Driving Miss Daisy and Love Letters. Provost produced the short film Harmony starring Jason Alexander and the feature film Racing Colt which she produced and co-directed. Provost was the creator and executive producer of the TV show Reality Check and creator of Who Knew?…The In-the-Know Travel Show. She produced the It’s Showtime series at The Colony Theatre and was the Creator/Camp Director of Camp C.R.E.A.T.E. at The Colony for which she was recognized by the California Legislature for her service. She also directed and produced Driving Miss Daisy at The Colony Theatre starring Donna Mills. Other producing credits include Page To The Stage, History of Musical Theater, Chix 6, series Penelope P.C.S.A. starring Dave Foley, and Associate Producer on the feature films To The Beat! and its sequel To The Beat! Back to School.
She and writing partner Scott Damian most recently wrote A Joyous Christmas starring Natalie Knepp, Michael Rady, and Bonnie Bedelia for Hallmark Movies & Mysteries as well as Hallmark’s hit Season for Love starring Autumn Reeser and Marc Blucas, which dominated the weekly cable ratings and became one of Hallmark’s most popular summer movies of all time. They are currently in active development on multiple projects for both Hallmark and Stargazer Films, respectively, as well as the upcoming rom/com feature film “Royal Rendezvous” for MarVista Entertainment. The pair recently signed a deal with a popular streaming app as creators/showrunners for an upcoming rom/com series, and are in active development on an hourlong original drama series. They are currently in pre-production on the feature suspense/thriller Among which they co-wrote and will also co-direct. Heather is founding partner at Provost Entertainment Inc., a proud graduate of The Florida State University, the current Producing Artistic Director at The Colony Theatre in Burbank, and was on the faculty at The Commercial Theater Institute in New York City.