Andrew Robinson earned his Bachelor of 艺术 in 英语 and Religion from Rhodes College, his Master of Divinity from Union Theological Seminary at Columbia University, his Master of 艺术 in Educational 剧院 from New York University. He is the current Chair of 音乐al 剧院 at The Academy.

His academic publications include Advocating for Abolition, co-authored with Joan Brodsky-Schur and published with 社会研究 School Service, an extended classroom simulation of an abolitionist convention. He was a founding member of the company Shakespeare-to-Go in New York City, which brought free Shakespeare to public school children. 区域, he has been a creative associate with the Wagon Wheel 剧院 for ten years where he has performed in dozens of shows and has directed such shows including 愉快的精神, 9 to 5, The Importance of Being Earnest.  His Chicago credits include the House 剧院 (The Nutcracker), Porchlight 音乐 剧院 (刺客)、繁文缛节(The Merchant of Venice), 刺客 in Concert at the Chicago Humanties Festival.  Among the shows that Andy has helmed at The Academy are 公司, 走进森林, Merrily We Roll Along, 天使之城, Urinetown, 任何事情都可能发生, 油脂, The Pirates of Penzance, The Taming of the Shrew.  In addition to directing 和代理, Robinson moonlights as a designer, prop-builder, scenic artist.