J A K E B E C K H A R D
D I R E C T S P L A Y S
My name is Jake. I like to tell stories and direct hard plays about the bigness of us.
Selected awards include:
2018 Drama League Fellow,
2017 Drama League Resident Artist
2017 Williamstown Theater Festival Directing Corps
2016 Westport Country Playhouse Directing Fellow under Mark Lamos + David Kennedy
2012-2013 SDC Observership Class
Directed lab companies & student actors at:
Atlantic Acting School
Williamstown Theatre Festival
Hangar Theatre Company
Associated artist at The New Group.
Director of Performance at Chinatown Soup.
I produce and direct all sorts of new things there with my partner, Serena Berman.
Assisting credits include Scott Elliott, Molly Smith, Trip Cullman, Mark Lamos, and Danya Taymor.
-bird print from Matou En Pelouche