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