nytheatre.com q&a preview by Richard Ploetz
January 2, 2013
What is your job on this show?
When did you know you wanted to work in the theater, and why?
At age 16, I saw my father play Willy Loman in Death of a Salesman, and was blown away.
Complete this sentence: My show is the only one opening in NYC this winter that...?
Deceit will cause the audience to reevaluate the nature of self-deception in their lives.
How did you meet your fellow artists/collaborators on this show?
I met the director, Andreas Robertz, three years ago at a Dramatists Guild event. I was immediately struck by his intelligence, warmth and sense of humor.
People who like which of the following recent Broadway shows would also probably like your show: THE BOOK OF MORMON, ONCE, PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf>
Who are your heroes?
Samuel Beckett, Burt Lancaster and Chekov.