RESUME

 

JUNG & CRAZY

June 2018

When Samantha shows up unannounced at the office of her new psychiatrist complaining of severe anxiety, she doesn't realize her doctor's life is quickly unraveling-a situation only made worse when he unwittingly awakens the ghost of his hero, Carl Jung. BroadwayWorld link.

By Yaakov Bressler and Robert Keller

DIRECTOR - MAGIC THE PLAY

February 2018

In a city run by sorcery, chaos ensues when spells, potions, and pendants begin to lose their powers. When the government of Alterria fails to fix magic, its cunning Prime Minister  blames the issue on two traveling charlatan-magicians as scapegoats.

Equity Showcase at Theatre Row
Co-written with Yaakov Bressler

Music composition by Kelly Catlin

Photo by Emily Chan

DIRECTOR - A KREUTZER SONATA

August 2017

A talented Jewish piano prodigy navigates his faith, classes, and love life while enrolled at a secular conservatory. He deals with a crass gentile roommate, an alluring violinist, and a cold and distant father divorcing his strictly religious mother.


Winner of Best Play, UNFringed Festival

The Secret Theatre
Written by Larry Rinkel
Photo by Mia Aguirre Photography

DIRECTOR - MAGIC?

April 2017

Strange reports of magicians losing their powers make their way to the royal magistrate.  When two tricksters arrive with their fake magic show, the royal magistrate believes they have found the root of the problem. 

Co-written with Yaakov Bressler

Musical composition by Kelly Catlin
Premiered at Dixon Place
Photo by Mo Rabbani

DIRECTOR - A KREUTZER SONATA

March 2017

The story of a young man who learns to navigate the worlds of love, music, and religion.


Written by Larry Rinkel.

Premiered at the Manhattan Repertory Theatre.

DIRECTOR - MAGIC?

November 2016

In a world of witches and wizards, an eccentric clan of wannabe sorcerers is on trial for putting on fake magic shows.

Nominated for Best Play, Best Director
LIC One Acts Festival at The Secret Theatre

Written by Yaakov Bressler.

DIRECTOR - WAR OF THE WORLDS

October 2016

A comedic staged adaptation of Orson Welles' 1938 broadcast that panicked a nation of a real Martian invasion.


By Howard Koch
The Way Station, Brooklyn

DIRECTOR - GUARDIANS

September 2016

Leela NYC Play Festival. Two soldiers come out of cryogenic freezing to check if the Earth is finally habitable - only to find that they have lost the code to the hatch to the outside.

Written by Anna Grace Carter

ARGENTINE TANGO

September 2012 - May 2014

Argentine tango dancer and organizer for the Columbia/Barnard Tango Club.

DIRECTOR - ENDGAME, BY DAVID WISEHART

March 2012 - April 2012

Directed an immersive adaptation of the psychological thriller, "Endgame" by David Wisehart. A site-specific production, performed in various on-campus cafes.


"How many times have you had the chance to trade lies with someone like me?"