Colin Quinn (Writer/Performer) is a stand-up comedian from Brooklyn (okay, Park Slope). From MTV's “Remote Control” to SNL to Comedy Central's "Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn," Mr. Quinn is not one to take a hint and bow out gracefully. He's been on Broadway with Colin Quinn: An Irish Wake and Colin Quinn: Long Story Short (also an HBO special) and Off-Broadway with his show Colin Quinn: Unconstitutional (on Netflix) and most recently Colin Quinn: The New York Story, directed by Jerry Seinfeld (on Netflix). Recent credits include Trainwreck, Girls, and his web series Cop Show, streaming now on LStudio.com. His first and last book, “The Coloring Book,” is now out from Grand Central Publishing.
Bobby Moresco (Director) is an Academy Award winning writer, director, and producer. His stage work includes writing and directing over 30 plays Off and Off-Off Broadway and fulfilling a childhood dream, he directed Colin Quinn in “An Irish Wake” at the Helen Hayes on Broadway. On the big screen, Moresco co-wrote and produced the breakout film of 2004, CRASH. His other features include, MILLION DOLLAR BABY (2005 Academy Award Winner for Best Picture), which he co-produced and developed with Paul Haggis; and 10TH & WOLF, his directorial debut starring James Marsden, and Giovanni Ribisi. Moresco also wrote and is directing “Lamborghini, The Legend”, for Ambi Pictures, based on the life of Ferruccio Lamborghini, starring Antonio Banderas and Alec Baldwin. Principal photography wraps March 2019.
James Fauvell (Associate Director) is a filmmaker and theater director based out of New York City. His debut short film 'Other People's People' screened at the Austin Film Festival and HollyShorts (Winner, Best LGBT Film) He has directed at numerous downtown theaters, and has regularly assistant directed for Tony and Emmy Nominee Scott Ellis. Assistant credits include: 'The Roar Of The Greasepaint, The Smell Of The Crowd' adapted by Santino Fontana at New York Stage and Film, 'Kiss Me Kate' Concert starring Kelli O'hara at Studio 54, and more. He is also a member of the Lincoln Center Directors Lab. In a previous life, he was an actor, and appeared briefly in Sleepwalk With Me(Winner, 2012 Sundance Film Festival's Next Category) written by Mike Birbiglia and Ira Glass. His wife Lindsay Joy is the actual best. www.jamesfauvell.com
Julia Hoff (Assistant Director) is an LA-based screenwriter, playwright, producer, and actress. She wrote her first feature, SUCK IT UP (2017), which premiered at Slamdance in Park City, Utah. Julia spent four years as writer's assistant to Oscar-winning screenwriter, director, and producer Bobby Moresco (Crash, Million Dollar Baby). She had her on-screen acting debut in Moresco's film BENT (2018), opposite Karl Urban. Her play RANT will premier at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, Hollywood, in February of 2019.
Edward T. Morris
Edward T. Morris (Scenic Designer) has designed forShanghai Dramatic Arts Center, Yale Repertory Theatre, Martha Graham Dance Company, LaMama, The Barrow Group, Goodspeed Opera House, Cherry Lane Theater, Opera Memphis, The Magic Theatre among many others. Education: BFA, University of Michigan; MFA, Yale School of Drama. Lecturer: New School for Drama. Member: United Scenic Artists Local #829 and Wingspace Theatrical Design. Portfolio: www.edwardtmorris.com
Aaron Copp (Lighting Designer). Recent projects include The New One by Mike Birbiglia on Broadway, One Line Drawn by Brian Brooks for Miami City Ballet, Newsies at Village Theater, Shahrazad for The Royal Ballet of Flanders, and Rules Of The Game, created by Jonah Bokaer, Daniel Arsham and Pharrell Williams at the Winspear Opera House in Dallas. Music projects include designs for The Silk Road Ensemble, Natalie Merchant, The Goat Rodeo Sessions, SO Percussion, Maya Beiser and the Bang On A Can All-Stars. Aaron has designed for The Old Globe, The Kennedy Center, Dallas Theater Center, and other major theaters around the country. He has worked extensively in the dance world, and in 2008 received his second Bessie Award for Jonah Bokaer’s The Invention Of Minus One. He had a long association with Merce Cunningham, designing such pieces as Ground Level Overlay, Windows, and Biped, for which he also won a Bessie.
Sam Kusnetz (Sound Designer) has been designing, composing, photographing, filming, stage managing, and solving all manner of theatrical challenges for over twenty years. Favorite sound designs include the world premiere of When We’re Gone at Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma, Frost/Nixon and One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest at Portland Center Stage, and The Gravesend Inn Haunted Hotel at CUNY CityTech. He’s also worked as an associate designer on Broadway (The Price), off-Broadway (Lincoln Center, Second Stage, New York Theatre Workshop, The Public, The Atlantic, SoHo Rep, Cherry Lane, and others), and regionally (Berkeley Repertory, Portland Center Stage.) Sam is a proud member of United Scenic Artists and of the team at Figure 53, and the founder of Team Sound.
Mary Cate Mangum
Mary Cate Mangum (Production Stage Manager) is an AEA Stage Manager based in New York City. She has worked in theatre, corporate events, and with professional orchestras. Her most recent stage management credits include: Senescence (Axial Theatre), The Mile Long Opera (Diller Scofidio + Renfro), Experimenting with Katz (New Ambassadors), The Fruit Trilogy (Abingdon Theatre Company, Off-Broadway), Halcyon Days (Dir. by Alex Dinelaris), and Romance of the Western Chamber(Wildly Productive Productions). Additionally, she has acted as the resident Production Manager for Axial Theatre for the past two years and has worked on numerous productions including: Crimes of the Heart (2018) , Nectar (2017),Twisted Valentines (2017) and Glass Ceiling Breakers (2017). This summer, she began assistant directing and was privileged to work on the following: High School Musical(Off-Broadway, Theatre Row), The Living Room (Dir. by Robert O' Hara) and Still Life: A Reading(Dir. by Alex Dinelaris). Other work includes: Production Work for NY Fashion Week (IMCD Lighting), Company Management (Brevard Music Center) and stage managing the 2015 Summer Concert Series. Most notably: A Prairie Home Companion, The Steep Canyon Rangers, and Keith Lockhart Conducts Mahler 1.
Anna Elisabeth Wheeler
Anna Elisabeth Wheeler (Company Manager) is excited to be back in New York after the national tour of Chicago. New York credits include Sweeney Todd (Barrow Street Theatre ), WE ARE HERE (Spiegelworld), Uncle Vanya (Hunter Theater Project). Thank you to my Mom and Dad.
Libby Jensen (Production Manager). Recent credits include: Ordinary Days (Keen Company), Popcorn Falls (Davenport), Henry VI, Parts 1-3 (NAATCO), Mike Birbiglia's The New One (Cherry Lane), The Saintliness of Margery Kempe (The Duke), The Echo Drift (PROTOTYPE), A Clockwork Orange (New World Stages), The End of Longing (MCC), Street Children (Vertigo Theater Co), Turn Me Loose (Westside Theater), Double Falsehood (Letter of Marque). Resident Production Manager at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting and AfterWork Theater. www.libbyjensen.com
Mike Lavoie (Producer). Broadway: Oh, Hello, Mike Birbiglia’s The New One. Off-Broadway: Oh, Hello On (Off) Broadway, The New One, Thank God for Jokes, My Girlfriends Boyfriend (Lortel Award Winner), Sleepwalk With Me, Colin Quinn’s The New York Story and Unconstitutional, Chris Gethard’s Career Suicide, Hasan Minhaj’s Homecoming King andNeal Brennan’s 3 Mics. Film: Other People’s People (Austin Film Festival; Writer/Producer), Sleepwalk With Me (Sundance Audience Award; Co-Executive Producer). Mike lives in Brooklyn with his houseplants. www.Lavoie.nyc
Carlee Briglia (Producer). Off-Broadway: Nick Kroll and John Mulaney’s Oh Hello On (Off) Broadway (Cherry Lane Theatre), Chris Gethard Career Suicide (Lynn Redgrave Theater), Neal Brennan 3 Mics (Lynn Redgrave Theater) Colin Quinn: Unconstitutional (Cherry Lane Theatre). Film: Crown Heights (Sundance Audience Award; Prod Supervisor), Love Beats Rhymes (Associate Producer & Writers’ Asst), Permanent (Prod Supervisor), Other People’s People (Austin Film Festival, HollyShorts Award Winner; Writer/Producer).
Brian Stern (Producer) is EVP at AGI Entertainment Media & Management, where he’s a TV and theatre producer and manager of comedic talent. Prior to that, he was manager/producer at Brillstein Entertainment Partners and started his career at the illustrious William Morris Agency, where he served as a senior talent agent. Theatre credits, producer: Chris Gethard: Career Suicide (Lynn Redgrave Theatre), Colin Quinn: The New York Story (Cherry Lane Theatre), Colin Quinn: Unconstitutional (Barrow Street Theatre/Cherry Lane Theatre). TV credits, Executive Producer: “The Chris Gethard Show” (TruTV), “Big Time in Hollywood, FL” (Comedy Central), “Cop Show” (lstudio.com), “Z Rock” (IFC).
AUDIBLE (Producer) is a rich listening destination that offers insight and inspiration to millions of listeners and is the world’s leading audio and spoken-word media service. Audible’s theater initiative unleashes the artistic creativity of playwrights around the globe to deliver language-driven storytelling and inspire captivating performances on stage and in audio. Off-Broadway, Audible has produced Harry Clarke by David Cale starring Billy Crudup, Girls & Boys by Dennis Kelly starring Carey Mulligan, Sakina’s Restaurant starring Aasif Mandvi and Patti Smith: Words and Music. In 2017, Audible launched a $15 million-dollar Emerging Playwrights Fund that identifies, nurtures and invests in emerging playwrights, making their works available to millions of listeners around the world.
Keith Boynton (Producer) is a writer and director based in Connecticut (BLUE) and New York (BLUE). His last feature film, Sever Lovers, won a Special Jury Prize at the Rhode Island (BLUE) International Film Festival; his upcoming feature, The Scottish Play, will win seventeen Oscars. Some of his work can seen at www.crazylakepictures.com. He'd like to visit a red state someday.
Mike Berkowitz (Production Consultant) is an agent and partner at WME. He is proud to now be part of four off-Broadway shows with Colin Quinn. He additionally worked on Oh Hello On Broadway, Mike Birbiglia’s The New One on Broadway, as well as countless other theatrical productions and tours. His unparalleled list of clients include Aziz Ansari, Bill Burr, Kevin Hart, John Mulaney and Amy Schumer among many others.
David De Almo
David De Almo (Associate Producer). Off-Broadway: Colin Quinn: The New York Story, Oh, Hello, Mike Birbiglia's Thank God for Jokes, Chris Gethard: Career Suicide. Other New York: Lucie Pohl: Hi, Hitler, Penal Colony's Sex Object, A Jewish Joke (upcoming). As an actor: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Occasionally Employed (Winner, Best Solo Show, MITF).
Keith Sherman & Associates
Keith Sherman & Associates (Press Representative) is the communications firm for a diverse range of entertainment, arts, lifestyles and international brands. KSA has represented hundreds of Broadway, Off Broadway and touring productions, films, television broadcasts, music projects and major events globally. The firm represented The New York Times for a decade and the Tony Awards for 18 years. Current projects include Be More Chill, The Sheen Center, Drama Desk awards, The Town Hall, Chita Rivera Awards and Feinsteins/54 Below. ksa-pr.com