J U D D   L E A R   S I L V E R M A N

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DIRECTING

 

Theatre (Staged)

ILL WINDS by Bill Dudley

The 15-Minute Play Festival, American Globe Theatre, NYC (Spring 2010)

EVILUTION, three one-acts by Edward Musto

78th Street Theatre Lab, NYC (Fall 2008)

GENEVIEVE by Edward Musto (staged reading)

Urban Stages, NYC (Fall 2008)

COMMENCEMENT by Edward Musto

The 15-Minute Play Festival, American Globe Theatre, NYC (Spring 2008)

MASS. MURDER, three one-acts by Edward Musto

The Blackbird Studio Theatre, NYC (Fall 2007)

MACBETH AND OTHER MUMBO JUMBO: 

ANOTHER SCOTTISH PLAY and

THE TALE OF THE HUNCHBACK

The Calhoun School, Mary Lea Johnson Performing Arts Center, NYC (Spring 2006)

THE OTHER SIDE OF THE NEWS, a comedic new revue

The Calhoun School, Mary Lea Johnson Performing Arts Center, NYC (Fall 2005)

FRACTURED TALES:  NAME OF THE TREE,

             ROMEO & JULIET REDUX, and

             ANDROCLES & THE LION

The Calhoun School, Mary Lea Johnson Performing Arts Center, NYC (Spring 2005)

WOLF! by Jonathon Ward

Henry Street Settlement Abrons Arts Center, NYC (Spring 2004)

DEATH BY MISADVENTURE

Brooklyn Lyceum, NYC

HOLES by Louis Sachar

Henry Street Settlement Urban Youth Theater, HSS Abrons Arts Center, NYC

THE BRAVE LITTLE TAILOR by Aurand Harris

Henry Street Settlement Children’s Theater, HSS Abrons Arts Center, NYC

CANDY & DOROTHY

by David Johnston (staged reading)

Henry Street Settlement Theater, HSS Abrons Arts Center, NYC

THE STILL ALARM by George S. Kaufman

UNEXPECTED: Four One Act Plays, Urban Youth Theater, HSS Abrons Arts Center, NYC

LOTTO FEVER by Judd Lear Silverman

Acts of Faith & Madness, Expanded Arts, NYC

LITTLE LAME PRINCE AND

             THE MAGIC CLOAK, a musical

             by Jonathon Ward & Greg Pliska

Family Series, Henry Street Settlement Abrons Arts Center, NYC

OUR NEIGHBORHOOD

             by UYT Playwrights Workshop

PLAYS 2000, Urban Youth Theater,  Henry Street Settlement Abons Arts Center, NYC

FRANCINE by Rick Ruscoll

Theatrix Theater Festival, NYC

CHRONIC PAIN: A LOVE STORY

             by Richard Keller

The Turnip Theatre Company, NYC

ANGELS IN AMERICA: PART ONE,

             MILLENNIUM APPROACHES

             by Tony Kushner

Mainstage Series, Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts, NY

EQUAL PROTECTION by Ann Warren

The Basic Theater Company, NYC

THE WHITE STAR by David Johnston

The Turnip Theater Festival, NYC (winner, Producer's Choice and Audience Favorite Awards)

WHITE LIES by Georgia James

78th Street Theater Lab, NYC

FEDERICO AND GIULIETTA by Lou Ponderoso

The Basic Theater Company at Soho Rep, NYC

STEEL MAGNOLIAS by Robert Harling

Mainstage Series, Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts, NY

THE DEVIL RUNS AMUCK,  a musical

             by Kelly Masterson, Judy Spencer

             & Wayne Blood

Sunday Nights at Square One, Theater 22, NY

THE KITCHEN LOVERS  by Roger Kristian Jones

Love Creek Productions, Theater Row Studios, NY

DEATH COMES A'CALLIN', a musical by

             Kelly Masterson, Judy Spencer

             & Wayne Blood

Sunday Nights at Square One, Theater 22, NY

AS IS by William M. Hoffman

The New Workshop Theatre, Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts, NY

THE ACTOR'S NIGHTMARE

             by Christopher Durang

The New Workshop Theatre, Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts, NY

NOEL COWARD'S TONIGHT AT 8:30:

             "RED PEPPERS", FUMED OAK,

             WAYS & MEANS

American Ensemble Company, NYC

AGAINST THE RISING SEA by Kelly Masterson

Theater Factory, Pelican Studio, NYC

WHAT WOULD ESTHER WILLIAMS

             DO IN A SITUATION LIKE THIS?

             by Don Werbacher and Rich Werbacher

Village Theatre Company, Shandol Theatre, NYC

SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR by Bernard Slade

             (two different productions)

Manhattan Rep. Co., The Sagamore Hotel, Lake George, NY

Sheraton Berkshire Dinner Theatre, Reading, PA

MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR

             by William Shakespeare

Bardathon '87-88, Riverside Shakespeare Co., NYC

PERFORMANCE HELL

             by Philip-Dimitri Galas

             (East Coast Premiere)

Greene Street, Jason's, Knitting Factory, other NYC clubs

SUPPRESSED DESIRES by Susan Glaspell

"An Evening In" Productions (Touring Show) - Actors & Directors Lab, Theatre Row, NYC

PIPPIN by Roger O. Hirson & Stephen Schwartz

             (dir/chor/design)

Sheraton Berkshire Inn Dinner Theatre, Reading, PA

FERRY TALES by Don & Rich Werbacher

The Meat & Potatoes Co., Alvina Krause Theatre, NYC

BORN YESTERDAY by Garson Kanin

Sheraton Berkshire Inn Dinner Theatre, Reading, PA

COFFEE KLATSCH, one woman show/compilation script

West 3rd Street Black Box, New York University, NYC

 

 

Education

AB, Theater Arts and Semiotics, Brown University, Providence, RI, Spring 1979

MFA in Directing, Brooklyn College, City University of New York, September 1993