Sharing stories. BUILDING WORLDS.
Jacob is a Meisner-trained director and actor, with extensive design experience. He specializes in creating site-specific, devised, immersive, and participatory theatre. His work spans many genres and audiences, including musical theatre, movement-based work, and theatre for young audiences.
"because fear and shame are a waste of the imagination."
Conceives and develops original performance work; adapts important and compelling ideas into theatre pieces that engage participants through game, story, and play.
Designed sets for theatre companies across Chicago, including Theatre Unspeakable, Raven Theatre, and the prestigious Piven Theatre Workshop.
Studied Meisner technique at The Artistic Home in Chicago, IL and Estill Voice Training. Specializes in devised theatre processes.