Terry has been the music director for hundreds of theatrical and cabaret shows. Theater projects include:

Betsy Bayton Eccentric Dance Show (Starred Bill Irwin, produced by Walt Disney Productions)

The Leon Redbone Christmas Show (Town Hall, NY)

One Mo' Time (three tours)

Shake That Thing! (Tom O'Horgan, director)

Heliotrope Bouquet: Scott Joplin & Louis Chauvin (Joe Morton, director, Playwrights' Horizons Theater)

Ghost Cafe (Three plays based on the lives of Bessie Smith, Louis Armstrong, and Fats Waller. André De Shields, director)

Warren G (Tom O'Horgan, director)

Waldo's 1927 Revue (Symphony Space, NY)

Mae West at the Club El Fey (Joe Brancato, director)

Eubie and Me (Waldo one-man show opened at the Penguin Rep, NY)

Scandals (Danny Daniels, director; Ralph Allen, writer)

The Naked Dance (one-man show opened Queens Theater in the Park)

Trophy Wife (La Mama Theater, Mary Fulham, director)

Sex, Drugs & Ukuleles (Victor Maog, director)

Ambassador Satch (Criterion Theater in London’s West End & two tours of Dubai and Abu Dhabi)

The Evolution of Tiger Rag (Dance by Anna Sokolow)

Mr. Jelly Roll (starring Vernel Bagneris at The Village Gate)