Curriculum Vitae (CV)
CREATURE / CREATIONS                                                                                     Director / Co-Producer
by Eugenio Griffero. Translated/Adapted: Abraham Celaya.
Highways Performance Space & Theatre of Hope. Santa Monica, CA. USA                                  

THE BEST LIE                                                                                                                                  Director
by John MacDonald. Chance Theatre. Anaheim, CA. USA                                                              

BITCHES AND COCKS                                                                                                                    Director
by Jonathan Josephson. Chance Theatre. Anaheim, CA. USA                                                        

TRES NOCHES DE AMOR EFÍMERO                                                                     Director / Co-Producer
by Paloma Pedrero. Theatre of Hope / Instituto Italiano de Cultura. Westwood, CA. USA               

THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST                                                              Director / Co-Producer
by Oscar Wilde. Theatre of Hope. North Hollywood, CA. USA                                                         

PUPPIES WITH A DARK GAZE                                                                              Director / Co-Producer
by Paloma Pedrero. Translated by Abraham Celaya. Theatre of Hope. North Hollywood.              

HEAVEN IS NORTH OF HERE / EL CIELO ESTÁ AL NORTE DE AQUÍ                                            Director
by Molly Hardy. Theatre of Hope, North Hollywood. Spanish Translation: Abraham Celaya.          (

THE FAMILY GAME / JUEGO DE FAMILIA                                                                                     Director
by Georgia Jodi Flosi. Theatre of Hope (Foundation against domestic abuse). North Hollywood.

RICHARD III                                                                                                                                      Director
by William Shakespeare. Theatre of Hope. North Hollywood.                                                         

THE ARCHITECT AND THE EMPEROR OF ASSYRIA                                          Director / Co-Producer
by Fernando Arrabal. Translation: Abraham Celaya. Stages Theatre Center. Hollywood (CA)      
www.arrabal.org/new325.html

THE WINTER’S TALE                                                                      Assistant Director / Stage Manager
by William Shakespeare. Directed by Kristin Linklater. Horace Mann Theatre. NYC.                       

TEA TIME                                                                                                     Director / Lighting Designer
by Lorenzo Buford. Schapiro Theatre. NYC     (With Tony Award winner Gretha Boston)            

THE VISIT                          General Director: Anne Bogart                               Director  & The Butler
by Friedrich Dürrenmatt. Schapiro Theatre, NYC                                                                             

PILGRIMAGE OF MEMORIES                                                  Director / Producer / Lighting Designer
by Lorenzo Buford. Horace Mann Theatre. NYC     (Based on life & work of L. Buñuel)                

CREATURE / CREATIONS                                       Director / Co-Producer / Lighting & Set Designer
by  Eugenio Griffero. Translated/Adapted: Abraham Celaya. Schapiro Studio, NYC.                      (2000)

RAIN SKIN        (Based on The North China Lover by M. Duras)       Director / Lighting & Set Designer
Adapted by Abraham Celaya. Schapiro Theatre. Columbia University, NYC                                    (2000)

THE PENAL COLONY                                                                                   Director / Lighting Designer
by F. Kafka, adapted by Abraham Celaya. Schapiro Theatre. Columbia University.                        

CITIES OF THE PLAIN                                                                                           Director / Set Designer
by Mark Schultz. Horace Mann Theatre. NYC                                                                                  

THE BULLFIGHT                                                                                           Assistant to the producers
by Rodolfo Santana. Stages Theatre Center. Hollywood, CA                                                           

DAMN JOE                                                                                                    Director / Lighting Designer
by Lina Gallegos. Nosotros Theatre. Hollywood                                                                              

MIKEY                                   (Musical)                                                                                           Director
by Ruth E. Maier. Lankershim Center/Sintaxis Theatre. North Hollywood.                                       

THE ROUND TABLE                                                                       *Director / Dramaturg / Set Designer
by Mary Mann. Lankershim Center/Sintaxis Theatre. North Hollywood.                                          
* Valley Theatre League Nomination for Best Director of a Children's Show.

DO YOU HAVE TIME TO DIE                                                                                     Director / Dramaturg
by Imani Harrington. The Playwright's Center. San Francisco                                                         

THE REAL THING                                                                                                          Assistant Director
by Tom Stoppard. The Pasadena Playhouse. Dir.: Sheldon Epps.                                                   

RICHARD III                                                                                                                   Assistant Director
by W. Shakespeare. Shakespeare Santa Cruz, UCSC. Dir.: Michael Edwards.                              

LOVE & DANGER                                                                                                       Director / Dramaturg
by Imani Harrington.  The Public Theatre/Health Museum Cleveland. OH                                        

THE AMERICAN BULLFIGHTER                                                                  Choreographer / Dramaturg
by Roger Arturo Durling. CalArts. Dir.: Lisa Peterson.                                                                     

THIS WOMAN IN ME                                                                                                 Director / Dramaturg
by Lorenzo Buford. The Atlas, Los Angeles.                                                                                

THE AMERICAN BULLFIGHTER                                                    Literary Assistant / Choreographer
by Roger Arturo Durling. CTG - Taper Too, Los Angeles. Dir.: Lisa Peterson.                                

LIKE I SAY                                                                                                                    Assistant  Director
by Len Jenkin. CTG - Taper Too, Los Angeles.  Dir.: Robert Egan                                                   

SPIRITS RISING                               (Variety Show, Musical)                             Production Assistant
LTI-Mark Taper Forum at John Anson Ford Amphitheatre. Dir.: Diane Rodríguez.                           

PLAY ON!                                        (Musical)                                                              Assistant Director
by C. West/S.Epps. The Old Globe Theatre, San Diego. Dir.: Sheldon Epps.                                   

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW                                                               Joseph Hardey Directing Intern
by W. Shakespeare. The Old Globe Theatre, San Diego. Dir.: James Dunn.                                  

BLUES IN THE NIGHT                           (Musical)                                                             Directing Intern
by Sheldon Epps. Seattle Repertory Theatre . Directing: Sheldon Epps.                                         

LOVE & DANGER                                                                                                       Director / Dramaturg
by Imani Harrington. New Conservatory Theatre,  San Francisco.                                                 

DREAM SELLER                                                                                                        Director / Dramaturg
by Lorenzo Buford. Afro-Solo Festival,  San Francisco.                                                                

THE PLAY’S THE THING                                                                                               Assistant Director
by Ferenc Molnar. ACT, San Francisco. Directing: Benny Sato Ambush.                                       

BUFFALO HUNTERS                                                                                                      Assistant Director
by Shem Bitterman.  CTG - Taper Too, Los Angeles Directing: Robert Egan                                  

FULL MOON                                                                                                                  Assistant Director
by Reynolds Price. ACT, San Francisco. Directing: Benny Sato Ambush.                                    

PECONG                                                                                                                        Associate Director
by Steve Carter. ACT, San Francisco. Directing: Benny Sato Ambush                                            
THEATRE DIRECTOR
The Architect & The
Emperor of Assyria
Elijha Mahar (L)
Derrick Demetrius Parker (R)
Puppies with A Dark Gaze
Armando Valdés (L)
Ricardo Molina (R),
Cities of the Plain
Chad Ryan (F), Greg Jackson
Pilgrimage of Memories
by Lorenzo Buford
The Round Table
Debra Orestein (L),
Poppy Champlin (R)
The Architect & The
Emperor of Assyria
Elijha Mahar (L)
Derrick Demetrius Parker (R)
Love & Danger
Jumoke Hinton  (L)
June Lomena (R)
My-Mi / Your-Tu BLOG
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