The latest theatre project that I'm involved in, I Hate Hamlet by Paul Rudnick, is now open at Northside Theatre Company (I did the sound design).
A young and successful television actor relocates to New York, where he rents a marvelous, gothic apartment. With his television career in limbo, the actor is offered the opportunity to play Hamlet onstage, but there's one problem: He hates Hamlet! His dilemma deepens with the entrance of John Barrymore's ghost, who arrives intoxicated and in full cost...
My latest directorial effort, Same Time, Next Year, opened this past weekend at Northside Theatre Company to happy audiences. We're running through March 4th, so you'll be hard-pressed for an excuse to miss it!
Featuring Krista Warner and Jason Salazar, the plot follows a love affair between two people, Doris and George, married to others, who rendezvous once a year. Twenty-five years of manners and morals are hilariously and touchingly played out by the lovers.
Winner! 1975 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding New American Play
Nominee! 1975 Tony Award, Best Play
(Photo by Dana Grover)
One of the most popular romantic comedies of the century, Same Time, Next Year ran four years on Broadway, winning a Tony Award for lead actress Ellen Burstyn, who later recreated her role in the successful motion picture. It remains one of the world's most widely produced plays....
Now that the first rehearsal has been completed I can let the cat out of the bag and let you all know that I'll be playing Scrooge in this year's production of A Christmas Carol at Northside Theatre Company.
This will be the first production at Northside after the Big Flood, so please come out and support this great theatre!