Josh (he/him/his) is a director and creative producer based in New York. He is drawn to work that explores the social, political, and global infrastructures that share our lives, with a particular interest in stories that highlight the untold experiences of working class communities. Other artistic interests include verbatim theatre/docudrama, playwriting, speech & dialects, devised theatre, musical theatre, and television.
Josh began his professional journey as an acting teacher and stage manager while an undergraduate student in Orlando, Florida. After creating and co-founding Relevant Theatrics Theatre Company, where he served as Artistic Director and leading producer, he went on to gain an unusually broad range of experience in all areas of live production, working with companies including Atlantic Theater Company (NYC), Milwaukee Repertory Theater (Milwaukee), The Shakespeare Theater Company (DC), Chicago Shakespeare Theater (Chicago), and The Walt Disney Company (Orlando).
Some of Josh's favorite directing credits include Waiting for Godot, Corpus Christi, and Tick, Tick, Boom (Relevant Theatrics); Land of the Dead (Milwaukee Repertory Theater); and Land of the Dead. He is also an alum of the Milwaukee Repertory Theater's Emergency Professional Residency program, where he assisted directors on productions of Next to Normal, Ten Chimneys, In the Next Room or, The Vibrator Play, and the post-Broadway regional premiere of Lombardi.
Josh holds a Master of Science in Leadership for Creative Enterprises from Northwestern University and Bachelor of Arts in Theater Studies from the University of Central Florida. He is member of Actors' Equity Association (AEA) and associate member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC).
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