howdy ! and welcome to the future. the future is somewhat less formal than the past as it’s still underway... is still becoming 

Also, I’d like to remind you that our collective future is unquestioningly and emphatically diverse, intersectional, equitable, free, empathic, and reparated. if you’re not with it, then you are against it, man.



upcoming  &  in development ☟




Exspelled. the zellerbach theater, the annenberg center, early february 2020


i’m directing a bonanza musical revue created by and for the University of Pennsylvania Glee club: wizards, glitter, tap, betrayal, young gays finding themselves and one another, and dancing zombies ~ god bless us, this is american theater. find out more soon at facebook.com/penngleeclub


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Now at the End, Again. philadelphia fringe, mid september 2020 


a new play meditating on our modern questions of grieving, gun violence, and the futility and catharsis of invoking ritual traditions today. featuring a contemporary somewhat Jewish family, an ancient group of old friends, and a mysterious clay creature unstuck from time and place, with a new strange little puppet. 


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Shelter in Place. a Mural Arts/Drexel University project. phila, date tba


a public performance event revolving around social engagement through dance, puppetry, and spoken word, employing organizational collaboration, mixed media arts, and community discourse to address the plight of victims of gun violence in Philadelphia and beyond. created under the mentorship of Raheleh Filsoofi, and in collaboration with  Save Our City Philadelphia and the National Homicide Justice Alliance, this work explores the impact of the gun epidemic on Semitic, MENA and POC communities


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A Final Impossibility. date tbd



a second iteration of this work in progress: New Media! New Trees! New Vignettes! New Plot?! see it’s past here



Mark