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Productions Directed
 The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity by Kristoffer Diaz – Red Theater (Chicago, IL)
 The Zoo Story by Edward Albee – The Theatre School at DePaul University (Chicago, IL)
 What Strong Fences Make by Israel Horovitz –  The Theatre School at DePaul University (Chicago, IL)
 *Abraham & Isaac by David Bridel – MuBe Cultural Theatre (São Paulo, Brazil)
• Hamlet by William Shakespeare – American Coast Theatre Company (Costa Mesa, CA)
Pinocchio by Greg Banks – South Coast Repertory (Costa Mesa, CA)
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Lunatics & Actors by David Bridel – Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles (LA, CA)
 *Four Clowns by Jeremy Aluma – La MaMa (NYC); South Coast Repertory (Costa Mesa, CA); Insurgo Theater Movement (Las Vegas, NV); Chopin Theatre (Chicago, IL); Minnesota Fringe (St. Paul, MN); Space 55 (Phoenix, AZ); San Francisco Fringe (San Francisco, CA);  Indy Fringe Theatre (Indianapolis, IN); Sacred Fools (LA, CA); Long Beach Playhouse (Long Beach, CA)
 *Henry’s Potato by Adam Carpenter & Zach Steel – REDCAT (LA, CA)
 Beyond Dark created by Jeremy Aluma – Odyssey Theatre (LA, CA)
 Robin Hood by Greg Banks – South Coast Repertory (Costa Mesa, CA)
 Crumble (Lay Me Down, Justin Timberlake) by Sheila Callaghan – Sacred Fools (LA, CA)
 Lady of Larkspur Lotion by Tennessee Williams – Theatre 68 (LA, CA)
Sublimity
by David Bridel – World Theater (Monterey, CA); Theatre Row (NYC)
 The Last Days of Judas Iscariot by Stephen Adly Guirgis – Company of Angels (LA, CA)
Ubu The Sh*t adapted by Jeremy Aluma – Studio Theatre (Long Beach, CA)
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Jonah by David Bridel – Annenberg Community House (Santa Monica, CA)
*Yogamerican Dream by Casey Gates – Theatre Row (NYC)
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Four Clowns: Romeo & Juliet adapted by Jeremy Aluma – Hollywood Fringe (LA, CA)
 *Theatre in the Dark created by Jeremy Aluma – Odyssey Theatre (LA, CA)
*What Can We? by Craig Abernethy – Long Beach Play Festival (Long Beach, CA)
 In Arabia We’d All Be Kings by Stephen Adly Guirgis – Alive Theatre (Long Beach, CA)
The Actor’s Nightmare
by Christopher Durang – Morgan-Wixson (Santa Monica, CA)
Sister Mary Ignatius by Christopher Durang – Morgan-Wixson (Santa Monica, CA)
 *The Post Office by Natalie Camunas – INK Festival (LA, CA)
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The Adventure Play by Jasper Oliver – Cherry Poppin’ Play Festival (Long Beach, CA)
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Rock The Boat by Buddy Mackinder – Duke’s Riverboat (Long Beach, CA)
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Ubu The Shit by Alfred Jarry, adapted by Jeremy Aluma – Complex Theatre (LA, CA)
Juliet in Gaza by William Shakespeare, adapted by Jeremy Aluma – XARC Festival (Hayward, CA)

* World Premiere

Directing Awards & Nominations
Theatre in the Dark 2013 LA Weekly Nomination for Best Director of a Short Play
Sublimity 2013 United Solo Award for Best Satire
Four Clowns 2012 Hollywood Fringe Nomination for Best Comedy
Four Clowns: Romeo & Juliet 2011 Hollywood Fringe Award for Top of the Fringe
Four Clowns: Romeo & Juliet – 2011 Hollywood Fringe Award for Best World Premiere
Four Clowns: Romeo & Juliet – 2011 Hollywood Fringe Award for Best in Physical Theatre
Four Clowns: Romeo & Juliet – 2011 Bitter Lemons Nomination for Most Outrageous Theatre
Four Clowns – 2011 San Francisco Fringe Award for Best of the Fringe
Four Clowns – 2011 Minnesota Fringe Encore Performance Invitation
Four Clowns – 2011 Los Angeles Stage Alliance Ovation Recommendation
The Last Days of Judas Iscariot 2010 Bitter Lemons Top Ten Revival Productions
Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You 2010 Geoffrey Nomination for Best Direction
Four Clowns 2010 Hollywood Fringe Award for Best in Physical Theatre and Dance
Four Clowns 2010 Hollywood Fringe Nomination for Best World Premiere
Four Clowns
2010 Bitter Lemons Nomination for Most Outrageous Theatre
In Arabia We’d All Be Kings 2009 Venerable Grunion Award for Best Direction of a Play
Ubu The Shit 2008 Garland Award Honorable Mention for Best Adaptation
Ubu The Shit 2008 Ticket Holder Award Nomination and Runner Up for Best New Discovery
Ubu The Shit 2007 Ticket Holder Award Nomination and Runner Up for Best Adaptation

Workshops and Readings Directed
So Donia Speaks
by Nahal Navidar – Coeurage Theatre (LA, CA)
Muckrakers by Zayd Dohrn – Chance Theater (Anaheim, CA)
My Dear Hussein
by Nahal Navidar – Company of Angels (LA, CA)
Pinocchio
by Greg Banks – South Coast Repertory (Santa Ana, CA)
Hearts Like Fists
by Adam Szymkowicz – Chance Theater (Anaheim, CA)
Robin Hood
by Greg Banks – South Coast Repertory (Santa Ana, CA)
Cripple of Inishmaan
by Martin McDonagh – Chance Theater (Anaheim, CA)

Assistant Directing
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare  DePaul University (Chicago, IL)
Elephant & Piggie by Mo Willems MainStreet Theatre (Rancho Cucamonga, CA)

The Goat by Edward Albee Chance Theater (Anaheim, CA)
Caucasian Chalk Circle by Bertolt Brecht USC (LA, CA)
Dog Sees God by Bert V. Royal Lounge Theatre (LA, CA)
Umbrella Dance by Stevie Taken Museum of Latin American Art (Long Beach, CA)
A Hell of a Mess by Eugene Ionesco Alive Theatre (Long Beach, CA)
Vagina Monologues by Eve Ensler CSULB (Long Beach, CA)


Education & Training
Bachelor of Arts, Theatre Directing and Acting California State University, Long Beach
Cum Laude, President’s List, Dean’s List, Honor Roll (Anne D’Zmura, Hugh O’Gorman)
Master Conservatory Program – Bali, Indonesia (Catherine Fitzmaurice, Per Brahe)
The Actor’s Center – NYC (Scott Freeman, Grace Zandarski, Per Brahe)
The Clown School (Clown 1, 2, 3 and Grotesque) – Los Angeles (Orlando Pabotoy, David Bridel)
Director’s Lab West – Los Angeles (Marc Masterson, Rex Camphuis, Aloysia Gavre)
Michael Chekhov Intensive
– Fresno, CA (Mala Powers, Jessica Cerullo, Ragnar Freidank)
Joe Goode Performance Group – San Francisco (Andrew Ward, Patricia West)
Second City Improv
– Los Angeles (Ron West, David Razowsky, Amy Seeley)
BATS Improv  – San Francisco (Kasey Klemm)
California State University, East Bay
– Hayward, CA (Edgardo de la Cruz, Ric Prindle)

Grants and Initiatives Received
Cultural Exchange International Grant – City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs
Annenberg Community Beach House Residency
– City of Santa Monica
Community Project Grant
– Long Beach Arts Council
Connected Corridor Initiative
– Leadership Long Beach
A LOT Initiative – Long Beach Arts Council

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