IN DEVELOPMENT

Byron Au Young & Aaron Jafferis’s opera

STUCK ELEVATOR

Stuck Elevator is a comic-rap-scrap-metal-opera prompted by the real-life experience of a Chinese restaurant food delivery man who was trapped in an elevator in the Bronx for 81 hours.

UNTITLED LLOYD SUH PLAY

With the support of the Asian American Theater Company, Ed is teaming with Lloyd Suh on a new, as yet untitled new play. 

SOJOURNERS

BY MFONISO UDOFIA

Ed will direct the world premiere of Sojourners by Nigerian-American storyteller/actress/educator Mfoniso Udofia for Playwright's Realm in NYC.

NERO (ANOTHER GOLDEN ROME)

 a new rock opera by Tony and Grammy winners DUNCAN SHEIK & STEVEN SATER

at Carnegie Mellon University

TAMING OF THE SHREW

BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

As a part of Shakespeare Theatre Company's 2015-2016 season, Ed will direct an all-male cast in The Taming of the Shrew. Read More

WHISPER HOUSE

BY KYLE JARROW

MUSIC AND LYRICS BY DUNCAN SHEIK

It's 1942 - at the height of World War II- and Christopher, an imaginative young boy, is sent to live with an aunt he's never met: Lily, a reclusive woman who serves as the keeper of a remote New England lighthouse. Not yet comfortable in his surroundings, Christopher begins to hear strange music no one else can hear seeping through the walls. It doesn't take long for him to suspect the lighthouse may be haunted, and these ghosts tell him that Yasuhiro, a Japanese worker that Lilly has employed, should not be trusted. Is Christopher's imagination getting the best of him or are these ghosts warning him of real dangers that lie ahead? The result is a touching and beautiful story about how we should embrace, rather than fear, the unknown.

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