Ken Kaissar is a Carnegie Mellon University trained theatre director whose work has been seen in New York, Philadelphia and Chicago. He holds a B.F.A. from Carnegie Mellon University and an M.F.A. from Columbia University. He has been coaching professional actors for over 15 years.
Ken’s directing work has been seen at The Culture Project, Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre, the Millbrook Playhouse, The Tank, and the American Globe Theatre. Two of his productions led to publication in the Best New Plays series published by Applause. Ken is no stranger to university theatre having directed productions at the University of Pennsylvania, Stockton University, and Neumann University. Ken is also a playwright and his plays have been published online and can be found at www.indietheaternow.com. His favorite productions include A Doll House (Epiphany Theater Company), Annie (Steel River Playhouse), The Sound of Music and Boeing Boeing (both at the Millbrook Playhouse). He teaches theatre at Rider University and Stockton University.