About

The Pearl Theatre Company explores, expands, and enriches the theatrical canon with a company of resident actors by presenting mainstage productions, providing educational programs and performance training, as well as developing commissions and translations for the stage. Under Artistic Director Hal Brooks, The pearl seeks to lead a dynamic conversation about the past, present, and future of great plays.

Company Members


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Jolly Abraham
Rachel Botchan
Rachel Botchan
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Robin Leslie Brown
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Wayne T. Carr
Bradford Cover (2013)
Bradford Cover
Dan Daily Color High Resolution
Dan Daily
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Brad Heberlee
Bob Hock Color High Resolution
Robert Hock
Sean McNall
Sean McNall
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Chris Mixon
Joey Parsons
Joey Parsons
Carol Schultz
Carol Schultz
Ed Seamon High Resolution
Edward Seamon
Lee Stark (2012) Color
Lee Stark

History

Since its founding in 1984 by Shepard Sobel, Joanne Camp, and a small troupe of actors, The Pearl has acted as the advocate for significant plays across history; the company protects and honors the spirit of every play, guiding its artistic evolution for future generations. Recognized by the Drama Desk Awards, Calloway Awards, Drama League and others for our excellent work, The Pearl strives to balance heritage and innovation to create theatre that entertains, challenges, and engages a diverse audience.


 

Board of Trustees

Chair of The Board

Patricia S. Marshall

President

Dana Keefer

Secretary / Treasurer

Richard J. Singer

Trustees

Leslie C. Cohen
Claudia Oberweger Frank
Brad Heberlee, Resident Actor
Joseph McBrien
James Shifren
Alice Tierstein

Emeritus

Ellen Hirsch
Ellen V. Jakobson

 

Interested in serving on a committee of on the Board of Trustees? Contact us here.

Staff

Artistic Director

Hal Brooks

Managing Director

Jess Burkle

Director of Education and Dramaturgy

Kate Farrington

Director of Production

Gary Levinson

Audience Services Manager

Sam Parrott

Marketing and Design

FlyLeaf Creative

Press Relations

Blake Zidell and Associates

Finances and Bookkeeping

Automated Accounting Solutions

Auditors

Schall & Ashenfarb

Volunteers / Interns

If you are interested in working with The Pearl, applications are considered year-round on a rolling basis for production, administrative, and other volunteer opportunities.

Fill out this form to get started, or email us your resume and cover letter