Jo Michael Rezes

      PERFORMER   &     THEORIST

              email: jmrezes@gmail.com  address: 93 Rogers Ave. Somerville, MA

DIRECTOR

DIRECTING

Melancholy Play: a chamber musical, 

by Sarah Ruhl

Director, Movement Specialist

Powerhouse Theater, Experimental Theatre of Vassar College

The Importance of Being Earnest, 

by Oscar Wilde & ad. by Christian Lewis

The Personality Play

by Anthony J. Piccione

Director w/ Darrell James

Martel Theater, Experimental Theatre of Vassar College

Manhattan Repertory Theater, NYC

Director

Grey Gardens: the Musical

by Doug Wright

Director

The MUG, Future Waitstaff of America

STEIN SHOVELS BECKETTS BREATH

based on Endgame and Patriarchal Poetry 

Director, Facilitator 

Streep Studio, Vassar College

Park Closes After Dusk

by John Michael Rezes & ad. by Lena Redford

Director, Facilitator 

Susan Stein Shiva Theater, Unbound Experimental

Assistant Directing

Boston College

Co-Facilitator 

The Identity Project

devised, Dawn Simmons & Maurice Parent 

Cloud 9

by Caryl Churchill 

Dir. Lee Mikeska Gardner

Nora Theatre Company, Central Square Theater

ACTING (selected)

International

Ensemble, Featured Performer

At Home in the World

Dir. John Caird (Tony Award, Les Miserables 1987)

Professional

Entropy Theatre (BOS)

Firehouse Center for the Arts

Prescott Park Arts Festival

The Rocky Horror Show

Frank N. Furter

Sparkhaven Theatre, Chelsea Theatre Works (BOS)

Nosferatu: the Vampyr

Count Orlok

Dionysos/Tiresias

Bakkhai

Entropy Theatre, Chelsea Theatre Works (BOS)

Frau Trude

a grimm thing

Entropy Theatre, Boston Center for the Arts

Ensemble, Featured Performer

Theatre Workshop of Nantucket

Mamma Mia

Educational

Charlotta Ivanovna

Dir. Christopher Grabowski

Brad Majors

Dir. Madison Mellon

Reb Ali

Dir. Rogin Farrer

Seymour Krelborn

Dir. Madison Mellon

Fredrik Egerman

Dir. Christopher Grabowski

Dir. Emlyn Doolittle

Nut

The Cherry Orchard 

The Rocky Horror Show

God of Vengeance

Little Shop of Horrors

A Little Night Music

Orange Julius (premiere)

RELATED WORK

Artistic Direction Associate

Debra Wise, Underground Railway Theatre (current)

Performance Studies Research Assistant

Gabrielle Cody PhD.

Artistic Direction Intern

Theatre Workshop of Nantucket 

Editorial Intern 

Samuel French Incorporated, NYC

Teaching Assistant

Introduction to Theatremaking, Vassar College (two years)

© 2019 by JO MICHAEL REZES