U.S. Premiere by Anne Washburn, directed by Saheem Ali at the Woolly Mammoth Theatre. (2/10/20-3/8/20) A group of well-meaning liberals gather at a farmhouse in upstate NY for a relaxing weekend. A son adopted from Kenya struggles to feel connected to his new family and country. And the 45th US President sends a history-altering dinner… Continue reading Shipwreck: A History Play About 2017
Jeff was nominated for a Drama Desk Award in the Outstanding Actor in a Play category for playing Uncle Vanya in Life Sucks. Drama Desk Award Nomination Outstanding Actor in a Play The Drama Desk nominators saw over 200 Broadway and Off-Broadway productions in 2019, and Jeff was one of only 5 nominees in the… Continue reading Drama Desk Award Nomination – Outstanding Actor in a Play
The New York Premiere of Aaron Posner’s adaptation of Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya, directed by Jeff Wise for Wheelhouse Theater at The Wild Project. (3/22/19-4/20/19) Drama Desk Award Nomination Outstanding Actor in a Play Itâ€™s Chekhov without the birch trees. After taking aim at The Seagull with his â€œexplosiveâ€ Stupid F*cking Bird, Aaron Posner is back… Continue reading Life Sucks – Wheelhouse Theater
Off-Broadway World premiere of Catch As Catch Can by Mia Chung for Page 73, directed by Ken Rus Schmoll.Â October 22â€“November 17, 2018. The Phelans and the Lavecchias grew up together in working class New England, weathering good times and bad. But Tim Phelanâ€™s homecoming this winter sets off a spiraling crisis that strains their hold… Continue reading Catch As Catch Can – Page 73
Jeff starred in the very funny short film “The Bump.” Written by, and also starring, Diane Davis, and directed by Michael Izquierdo. Watch “The Bump” Free on Amazon Prime! It was shown at many festivals, including: The Santa Fe Film Festival, The New York Short Film Festival, and The DUMBO Film Festival.