Interviews with NYC's Indie Theatre Directors

Turning the Tables on Cat

Welllllll – generally, I’m the one doing the interviewing around here, but my friend Joan Kane, Artistic Director of Ego Actus, decided to “flip the script.” We were talking about … Continue reading

July 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Directing Must be “Carefully Taught”

Pat Golden is a writer, director, producer and award-winning casting director. Trained in theater and directing at the University of Pittsburg and Carnegie Mellon University, Golden is prolific theater director, … Continue reading

November 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Special Post: Gala Directors

Planet Connections Theatre Festival is holding its annual Gala Playwrights’ Against Hunger: One-Acts for a Cause on June 22nd The GALA is TONIGHT! Click on the links below to learn … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · 5 Comments

Director Rachel Klein

Rachel Klein is not your typical NYC director. Dubbed the “Mistress of the Macabre” and called “a new generation’s Julie Taymor,” her work is more closely related to Edward Scissorhands … Continue reading

September 23, 2013 · 3 Comments

Director: Tim Errickson

It’s not often that I’m surprised by people anymore, but Tim Errickson makes a habit of surprising me every time we get together. You’ll witness it happening when you read … Continue reading

August 9, 2013 · 4 Comments

Director Akia

Akia is a whirling dervish in human form. And as far as I’m concerned, she is one of the best known and most knowledgeable people in and of NYC’s Indie … Continue reading

October 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Director Glory Kadigan

To sit and chat with Glory Kadigan is to be given a peek into a mind that is complex, crowded, caring and creative. She is a director first and foremost, … Continue reading

October 8, 2012 · 8 Comments

Eating Theatre

Back in the Saddle! This month I get to direct a piece for the group, “Eating Theatre.” Eating Theatre is a site-specific theatre group that performs restaurant-related plays IN a … Continue reading

September 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Director Samuel Buggeln

Samuel Buggeln gets around – and has a terrific time doing it! His energy is infectious and his views on topics are at once sensitive and specific. His  “panic is … Continue reading

September 6, 2012 · 3 Comments

Director Mark Finley

Mark Finley came to NYC to be an actor, but soon learned that his true potential lay in the field of directing. He has kept his career moving steadily forward, … Continue reading

August 13, 2012 · 1 Comment