An Enemy of the People
REBECCA LENKIEWICZ (Adaptation)
Lenkiewicz's plays include The Night Season, National Theatre (Critics Circle Most Promising Playwright Award, 2004); Soho (Arcola Theatre, British Council tour, 2000); Shoreditch Madonna (Soho Theatre, 2005); Blue Moon Over Poplar (NYT, Soho Theatre, 2006); The Soldier's Tale (Old Vic Theatre, 2006); An Enemy of the People (Arcola, 2008); Faeries (Royal Opera House, 2008); Her Naked Skin (Olivier, Royal National Theatre, 2008, the first play to be performed on the Olivier stage by a living female playwright); Ghosts (adaptation, ATC, Arcola Theatre, 2009); The Lioness (Tricycle Theatre, 2010); The Typist (Sky Arts Live at the Riverside Studios, 2010); Stars Over Kabul (NYT, Glasgow, 2010); That Almost Unnameable Lust (Clean Break Theatre Co. at Soho Theatre, 2011); and The Painter (Arcola Theatre, 2011).
DOUG HUGHES (Director)
Previous Manhattan Theatre Club productions include The Whipping Man, the Tony-nominated revival of The Royal Family, Mauritius, An Experiment With an Air Pump, Defiance and Doubt, for which he won the Tony Award for Best Director. Other recent Broadway productions include Born Yesterday, Elling, Mrs. Warren's Profession, Oleanna, A Man for All Seasons, the Tony-nominated revival of Inherit the Wind, A Touch of the Poet and Frozen (Tony nomination, Best Director). Following An Enemy of the People he will direct the Broadway revival of The Big Knife. He has also worked extensively Off-Broadway, most recently the Roundabout production of Death Takes a Holiday (11 Drama Desk nominations including Best Musical and Best Direction of a Musical) and at most of the nation's leading resident theatres. In addition to the Tony, he has been awarded Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, Lucille Lortel, Obie and Callaway Awards for his productions. He serves as the resident director of the Roundabout Theatre.
JOHN LEE BEATTY (Scenic Design)
John Lee Beatty has designed As You Like It, Venus in Fur, Other Desert Cities, Good People, Time Stands Still, The Royal Family, Chicago, Doubt, The Color Purple, Proof, The Sisters Rosensweig, A Delicate Balance, The Heiress, Crimes of the Heart, Ain't Misbehavin', Talley's Folly, Burn This, many more. Off-Broadway: School for Lies; Sylvia; Lips Together, Teeth Apart; A Life in the Theatre. His long relationships with Manhattan Theatre Club, Lincoln Center Theater, Circle Repertory and City Center Encores! have led to Tony, Obie, Outer Critics Circle and Drama Desk Awards and the Theatre Hall of Fame. He is a graduate of Brown and the Yale School of Drama.
CATHERINE ZUBER (Costume Design)
Broadway: How to Succeed in Business… (Tony nomination), Born Yesterday (Tony nomination),Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, South Pacific (Tony Award), The Coast of Utopia (Tony, Drama Desk Awards), The Light in the Piazza (Tony Award), Edward Albee's Seascape (Tony nomination), Awake and Sing! (Tony Award), Joe Turner's Come and Gone (OCC nomination), The Royal Family (Tony Award, OCC nomination), Blood and Gifts, Death Takes a Holiday (Drama Desk nomination), Oleanna, A Man for All Seasons, Cry-Baby, Mauritius, Doubt, Frozen, Dinner at Eight (Tony, OCC nominations), Twelfth Night (Tony nomination). BAM/Bridge Project: Richard III, The Cherry Orchard, A Winter's Tale, As You Like It, The Tempest.
BEN STANTON (Lighting Design)
For MTC: Regrets, We Live Here, The Whipping Man (Lortel Award, Drama Desk nom.), Humor Abuse. Recent: Seminar (Broadway), Into the Woods (Delacorte), Title and Deed, Angels in America (Signature), Assistance (Playwrights Horizons). Also the Public, NYTW, Lincoln Center, Roundabout, MCC. Regional: Mark Taper Forum, Long Wharf, La Jolla, Old Globe, Dallas Theater Center, South Coast Rep, Huntington Theater, Philadelphia Theatre Co., McCarter, Intiman, Paper Mill, Hartford Stage, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Cincinnati Playhouse, St. Louis Rep., Bay Street Theatre, New York Stage and Film, Williamstown Theatre Festival. Concert and tour designs for Regina Spektor, Sufjan Stevens, Beirut, St. Vincent, David Byrne.
DAVID VAN TIEGHEM (Original Music & Sound Design)
Broadway: Doubt, Born Yesterday, The Lyons, Don't Dress for Dinner, Arcadia, The Normal Heart, Mrs. Warren's Profession, Elling, A Behanding in Spokane, Mauritius, Reckless, A Man for All Seasons, Inherit the Wind, Frozen, After Miss Julie, Judgment at Nuremberg, Cyrano, Uncle Vanya . Off-Broadway: CQ/CX, Medieval Play, The Broken Heart, The Tenant, Wit, How I Learned to Drive, The Grey Zone, Defiance. Film/TV: Buried Prayers, Working Girls, Penn & Teller. Dance: Twyla Tharp, Doug Varone, Elizabeth Streb, Michael Moschen. Percussionist: Laurie Anderson, Talking Heads, Eno, Steve Reich. Awards/nominations: Drama Desk, Obie, Bessie, Lortel, Guggenheim. CDs: Thrown for a Loop, Strange Cargo, Safety in Numbers, These Things Happen. Internet: www.vantieghem.com
TOM WATSON (Hair & Wig Design)
is head of the wig and makeup department at the Metropolitan Opera. He has designed wigs for more than 50 Broadway productions. Current and recent Broadway designs include Harvey; Million Dollar Quartet; Rock of Ages; Wicked; How to Succeed…; The Addams Family; On a Clear Day…; Promises, Promises; South Pacific; Sondheim on Sondheim; A View From the Bridge; and Sunday in the Park With George.
J. DAVID BRIMMER (Fight Director)
Fight Master, SAFD has choreographed some stuff (Broadway: Grace, Wit, Born Yesterday, Speed the Plow, Spring Awakening, The Lieutenant of Inishmore, Come Back, Little Sheba, NY premieres: Blasted, The Whipping Man, Ages of the Moon, The American Pilot, Blackbird, Bug, Killer Joe), worked at some wonderful venues (NY Public Theater, Metropolitan Opera, Atlantic Theater, MTC, Roundabout, ART, The Guthrie), taught a few places (NYU/TSOA; RADA- Guest Instructor; Strasberg Institute; Yale), and collaborated with some great folks (Stella Adler, Joe Chaikin, JoAnne Akalaitis, Ken Russell, Franco Zeffirelli). "Walk cheerfully over the world, answering that of God in everyone." G. Fox
WINNIE Y. LOK (Production Stage Manager)
Broadway: Venus in Fur (MTC Friedman, Lyceum). New York: New York Stage and Film, Second Stage, NYTW, the Public/NYSF, Mabou Mines, the Acting Company, Vineyard Theatre, 13P, Lincoln Center Theater Directors Lab, Ma-Yi Theatre Company, Signature Theatre Company. Regional: Westport Country Playhouse; Coronet Theater; Kirk Douglas Theatre; the Theatre @Boston Court; East West Players; Taper, Too; Walt Disney Concert Hall; Mark Taper Forum. NYTW Usual Suspect. Proud member of AEA. Many thanks to Carlos and Catherine for their wonderful work.
CARLOS MAISONET (Stage Manager)
Broadway: Venus in Fur. Off-Broadway: The Whipping Man (MTC); Miss Abigail's Guide to Dating, Mating and Marriage; Altar Boyz; ROOMS: a Rock Romance; Naked Boys Singing!; NEWSical the Musical; Night Sky; SoHo Rep; Playwrights Horizons; MTC. Other credits: Lincoln Center Out of Doors, Midsummer Night Swing (Lincoln Center) and Hartford Stage Company. Graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. Proud member of AEA. For Mom, Dad and Steve.