TERRENCE McNALLY (Playwright)

Terrence McNally was awarded the Dramatists Guild Lifetime Achievement Award in 2011. He is the winner of Tony® Awards for his plays Love! Valour! Compassion! and Master Class and his books for the musicals Ragtime and Kiss of the Spider Woman. His most recent play Mothers and Sons premiered on Broadway this spring. Other plays include Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune; Lips Together, Teeth Apart; The Lisbon Traviata; Corpus Christi; The Ritz; Some Men; A Perfect GaneshBad Habits; The Stendhal Syndrome; Dedication or the Stuff of Dreams; Deuce and Unusual Acts of Devotion. In 1996 he was inducted into the Theater Hall of Fame.

JACK O’BRIEN (Director)

Broadway: Macbeth, The Nance, Dead Accounts, Catch Me If You CanImpressionism, The Coast of Utopia (Tony® Award), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Tony® nomination), Henry IV (Tony® Award), Hairspray (Tony® Award), Imaginary Friends, The Invention of Love (Tony® nomination, Drama Desk Award), The Full Monty (Tony® nomination), More to Love, Getting Away With Murder, Pride’s Crossing, The Little Foxes, Hapgood (Lucille Lortel Award, Best Director), Damn Yankees, Two Shakespearean Actors (Tony® nomination), Porgy and Bess (Tony® nomination). Metropolitan Opera: Il Trittico. Carnegie Hall: Guys and Dolls. Public Theater Central Park: Much Ado About Nothing. London: Love Never Dies, Hairspray (Olivier nomination). National Theatre: His Girl Friday. Artistic Director of the Old Globe Theatre, 1981-2007. Six movies for PBS’s “American Playhouse.” Books: Jack Be Nimble, publisher Farrar, Straus & Giroux.

SCOTT PASK (Scenic Design)

Selected: The Book of Mormon (Tony® Award), Pippin (Tony® nom.), The Coast of Utopia (Tony®, DD, OCC, Hewes Awards), The Pillowman (Tony® Award), I’ll Eat You Last, Pal Joey (Tony® nom.), Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Tony® nom., DD Award), Macbeth, Casa ValentinaTake Me Out, A Steady Rain, A Behanding in Spokane, Impressionism, Nine, Hair, The Lieutenant of Inishmore, Urinetown, Peter Grimes (Met Opera), Cirque du Soleil’s Amaluna.

ANN ROTH (Costume Design)

Over 100 Broadway & Feature Film productions including: The Nance (Tony® Award), The Book of Mormon (Tony® Nomination), The English Patient (Academy Award), Julie & Julia, Doubt, Closer, The Hours, The Birdcage, Midnight Cowboy. Irene Sharaff Lifetime Achievement Award (2000), Theater Hall of Fame (2011).

PHILIP S. ROSENBERG (Lighting Designer)

Broadway: The Elephant Man, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder. Off-Broadway: Explorers Club, Cactus Flower. Regional: Kennedy Center, La Jolla Playhouse, Shakespeare Theatre Company, Old Globe, Huntington Theatre Company, Chicago Shakespeare, Barrington Stage, Hartford Stage, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Dorset Theatre Festival, Bay Street Theatre, Guthrie Theater, Two River Theatre Company, George Street Playhouse, and Westport Country Playhouse.

FITZ PATTON (Sound Design)

Recent Broadway: The Other Place (DD nom), I’ll Eat You Last, Outside Mullingar, Casa Valentina. Received 2010 Lortel and Drama Desk Awards for When the Rain Stops Falling at Lincoln Center. His 45-minute symphony, The Holy Land was completed in January, and founded Chance Magazine, a new theatre design magazine.

CAMPBELL YOUNG ASSOCIATES (Hair, Wig and Make-up Design)

(Broadway) The Last Ship, Cripple of Inishmaan, Les Misérables, BetrayalMatilda, Ghost, One Man, Two Guvnors, Private Lives, Spider-Man, La BêteMary Stuart, Billy Elliot, Rock ‘n’ Roll. London: Charlie & The Chocolate Factory, The Body Guard, Sweeney Todd, Ghost, Priscilla, Oliver!, An Inspector Calls. Opera: Anna Nicole (BAM).