This winter, I traveled to Spain to direct a production of The Disputation, a unique play portraying a public debate between Christians and Jews in medieval Barcelona. 700 college students from around the world saw the play simultaneously interpreted in four languages. In addition to working with the talented cast, crew, and producers, I had […]
Assistant directing this Theatre for Young Audiences production was a true joy as Philip Taylor requested lots of my creative input. I really enjoyed choreographing the fight sequences and coaching the actors to use an Australian accent.
I conceived, produced, directed, and performed in this public performance experience staged inside a box truck. Audiences were briefly transported back to the magical world of childhood guided by playful actors. Much more information and blog posts can be found on my dedicated website: kindergartentruck.com
To illuminate scenes from The Book of Esther, I orchestrated a 60-member crew to guide 400 audience members across nine locations of a three-story synagogue in 2 hours. Organizing the logistics required tremendous planning. With the help of my dear friend Scott Osman, here is a glimpse at how I finally laid out the teams: […]
I co-authored, directed, and performed in this community-engaged Theatre of Faith performance project on The Book of Esther at Romemu synagogue, framed shamelessly around the structures and sketches of Saturday Night Live. Our “Cold Open” was Caveman Lawyer defending King Ahashverosh against Vashti over her refusal to dance, and from there we were off to the races […]
This was my 3rd Purim Shpiel at Romemu, a community-engaged Theatre of Faith performance project on The Book of Esther at Romemu synagogue. This year’s concept was all based on popular media themes. One of my favorite moments was a slow motion battle fought with giant pencils to music from Les Miserables. The title of […]
NRDC commissioned Six Characters to create these two videos for their climate change awareness campaign. In Arctic Margarita, I played the President of the United States: In Global Warmth, I am featured as the Husband in a “Cold” and loveless marriage:
My award-winning silent physical comedy troupe Six Characters meshed vaudevillian stage antics with video. We proudly earned praises from the New York Times. Trailer of “Best Show Ever!” And here’s Andrew in the skit “Tiny Pie Stand”