We are so excited to announce that Lenny Leibowitz, Founding Artistic Director of NYC’s Marvell Repertory Theatre, is coming back to Reno to direct our production of Side by Side by Sondheim! Lenny, who was recently at RLT as a Guest Teaching Artist for our Audition Workshops, is an incredible talent and we are THRILLED that he’s going to be here sharing his talents with RLT for several weeks this summer!
LENNY LEIBOWITZ is a director with many years of experience directing highly regarded productions Off-Broadway and at the nation’s finest regional theaters. He founded Marvell Repertory Theatre, New York’s only company devoted to producing new and enduring works in rotating repertory, in 2010 and continues to serve as its Artistic Director. Before that, he was Artistic Director of New Harmony Theatre, a LORT-D company in Indiana. He was a beloved faculty member at Boston University’s School of Fine Arts (2004-2006) and University of Southern Indiana (2006-2010), and has also taught young actors and musicians at Stage Door Manor, Camp Farwell, Boston University Summer Theatre Institute, and the Heifetz International Music Institute. Lenny recently joined the faculty of Otterbein University’s prestigious BFA program. He has directed and coached stars of Broadway, television, and film, including Dane DeHaan, Jean Louisa Kelly, Joy Franz, Lorraine Serabian, Chris Kipiniak, Ken Tigar, Erin Stewart, Rita Harvey, Evgeniya Radilova, and Susan Derry, among many others. www.lennyleibowitz.com