nytheatre.com q&a preview by Jerry Matz
September 25, 2012
What is your job on this show?
Where were you born? Where were you raised? Where did you go to school?
I was born in Jackson Hgts., Queens, NYC; Iwas raised in Danbury, CT; and I attended and graduated from Syracuse University
What are some of your previous theater credits? (Be specific! Name shows, etc.)
Broadway: ROZA, GHETTO, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF. Off-Broadway:BLOOD WEDDING, THE DYBBUK,THE FALSE SERVANT. Regional: THE INVESTIGATION, TWELVE ANGRY MEN, OEDIPUS THE KING, WAITING FOR GODOT, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS.
Why did you want to write/direct/produce/act in/work on this show?
Because our brilliant playwright Crystal Skillman encourages collaboration, it's a rare opportunity for me as an Actor to have real input with regard to the story.
People who like which of the following recent Broadway shows would also probably like your show: THE BOOK OF MORMON, ONCE, DEATH OF A SALESMAN, CLYBOURNE PARK?
Death of A Salesman
Can theater bring about societal change? Why or why not?
Theatre can be a mirror for society. If people are willing to look into the mirror,they may discover some previously unseen truths.