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Josh Epstein

 
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Josh Epstein is one of Canada's most versatile stage actors and his work as a writer, producer and actor has taken him to all corners of the world. As a writer, he has a first look TV deal with Lark Productions (Motive) and was invited to take part in the Reyjkavik Talent Lab, the CFC Comedy ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Josh Epstein is one of Canada's most versatile stage actors and his work as a writer, producer and actor has taken him to all corners of the world. As a writer, he has a first look TV deal with Lark Productions (Motive) and was invited to take part in the Reyjkavik Talent Lab, the CFC Comedy ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Toronto]
World Premiere, 2006
Ensemble

Productions

 
[Regional (US), 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Associate Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Associate Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Associate Lighting Designer

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Tyron Savage, Lara Gilchrist and Josh Epstein
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Tyron Savage, Lara Gilchrist and Josh Epstein

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Date:
05/29/2012

 

Stage

Performances
  [Toronto]
World Premiere, 2006
Ensemble

Productions

[Regional (US), 2019]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2008]
Associate Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2005]
Associate Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2004]
Associate Lighting Designer

Josh Epstein Biography

Josh Epstein is one of Canada's most versatile stage actors and his work as a writer, producer and actor has taken him to all corners of the world.

As a writer, he has a first look TV deal with Lark Productions (Motive) and was invited to take part in the Reyjkavik Talent Lab, the CFC Comedy Exchange and the NSI’s Totally TV and Features First Labs. Epstein co-wrote and produced Eadweard (Five Audience Choice Awards at international film festivals; Canadian Screen Award nomination, Best Adapted Screenplay, fifteen Leo Nominations). It’s currently airing on Superchannel, Air Canada, available on demand in the US and is distributed in South Korea, Australia, Turkey and New Zealand. Epstein produced two shorts, Hop the Twig and Wait for Rain, which won Best Short on CBC’s Short Film Face Off and Best Short at Comic-Con respectively. Epstein and Rideout’s next film, Public Schooled will be released in late 2017 and stars Judy Greer (Jurassic World, Arrested Development, Archer), Russell Peters and Grace Park.

Their third screenplay, Monoceros, was awarded the Praxis Screenwriting Bootcamp award, as well as development from Superchannel and Creative BC. Epstein is also one of the country’s most versatile actors, winning multiple Jessie Awards, including best supporting actor in an acclaimed production of Onegin in 2016. Last year he received a Dora nomination, and he is the recipient of the John Hirsch Award for Most Promising Actor at the Stratford Festival. He has many film & television credits and is a Studio 58 and UBC Sauder School graduate. @joshepstein1





Josh Epstein News

Geffen Playhouse Announces A WICKED SOUL IN CHERRY HILL Cast Photo Geffen Playhouse Announces A WICKED SOUL IN CHERRY HILL Cast
by Stephi Wild - May 24, 2022

Geffen Playhouse today announced the full cast for its world premiere production of A Wicked Soul in Cherry Hill, written by Matt Schatz (The Door You Never Saw Before, The Burdens) and directed by Mike Donahue (The Legend of Georgia McBride, Little Shop of Horrors).

IAMA's CELESTIAL EVENTS Now Opening March 5 Photo IAMA's CELESTIAL EVENTS Now Opening March 5
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 1, 2022

IAMA Theatre Company returns to in-person theater with the world premiere of a new, ensemble-inspired comedy that offers a modern and very fun escape from our never-ending pandemic reality.

IAMA Theatre Company Presents CELESTIAL EVENTS Photo IAMA Theatre Company Presents CELESTIAL EVENTS
by Stephi Wild - Jan 26, 2022

IAMA Theatre Company returns to in-person theater with the world premiere of a new, ensemble-inspired comedy that offers a modern and very fun escape from our never-ending pandemic reality.

BWW Review: THE LATRELL SHOW Is an Uneven but Ultimately Powerful One-Man Show Photo BWW Review: THE LATRELL SHOW Is an Uneven but Ultimately Powerful One-Man Show
by Harker Jones - Jun 4, 2021

Just when it reaches the point where it‚Äôs almost unbearable, the show takes a hard turn, cutting to a frustrated office worker named Jeremiah, who is in a psychiatric session trying to process his rage at living in an America where Black lives do not matter to everyone and where being gay is considered a ‚Äústain‚ÄĚ by many in the Black community.

Virtual Premiere of THE LATRELL SHOW to be Presented by IAMA Theatre Company Photo Virtual Premiere of THE LATRELL SHOW to be Presented by IAMA Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 23, 2021

IAMA Theatre Company will present the virtual premiere of ‚ÄúThe Latrell Show,‚ÄĚ written and performed by actor, writer and social justice advocate¬†Brandon Kyle Goodman. Co-directed by IAMA co-artistic director¬†Stefanie Black¬†and company member¬†Devere Rogers, ‚ÄúThe Latrell Show‚ÄĚ will be filmed on stage at the Pico Playhouse.

The Silent Years Announce SPIDER SEASON LP Photo The Silent Years Announce SPIDER SEASON LP
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 27, 2020

A decade after its recording The Silent Years' long lost album, Spider Season, produced by Sam Farrar and Noah Passovoy (Maroon 5/Max Martin/Phantom Planet), will see the light of day, September 25, on Love Is EZ.

JR JR Releases New Single 'This Side of Paradise' Photo JR JR Releases New Single 'This Side of Paradise'
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 23, 2020

Detroit indie-pop duo¬†JR JR¬†has released their new single¬†‚ÄúThis Side of Paradise‚Ä̬†available on all¬†DSPs¬†today. The single is featured on their upbeat and catchy upcoming EP,¬†August And Everything Prior¬†due out¬†May 1¬†via their own label imprint,¬†Love Is EZ Records¬†(a partnership with Secretly Distribution).

JR JR Releases New Single 'The Way I Do' Photo JR JR Releases New Single 'The Way I Do'
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 9, 2020

Detroit indie-pop duo JR JR has released their new single ‚ÄúThe Way I Do,‚ÄĚ a taste of things to come from their infectiously catchy upcoming EP, August and Everything Prior. Listen to ‚ÄúThe Way I Do‚ÄĚ now on all DSPs.

Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards Photo Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards
by BWW - Dec 23, 2019

There's just one final week to submit votes for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

December 19th Update: THE GUY WHO DIDN'T LIKE MUSICALS - Matrix Theatre Leads Best Mu Photo December 19th Update: THE GUY WHO DIDN'T LIKE MUSICALS - Matrix Theatre Leads Best Musical Category in the BWW Los Angeles Awards Voting
by BWW Staff - Dec 19, 2019

We're heading into the final week of voting for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

Josh Epstein Videos

VIDEO: Get A First Look At George Salazar, MJ Rodriguez, Kevin Chamberlin, & More In  VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At George Salazar, MJ Rodriguez, Kevin Chamberlin, & More In LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at Pasadena Playhouse
by Alan Henry - Oct 10, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Pasadena Playhouse's Little Shop of Horrors which is now on stage through through October 20!

VIDEO: George Salazar and Mj Rodriguez Perform 'Suddenly Seymour' on THE LATE LATE SH VideoVIDEO: George Salazar and Mj Rodriguez Perform 'Suddenly Seymour' on THE LATE LATE SHOW
by Stage Tube - Oct 2, 2019

Pasadena Playhouse's Little Shop of Horrors is now on stage through through October 20! Last night, George Salazar (Seymour) and Mj Rodriguez (Audrey) appeared on The Late Late Show where they performed Suddenly Seymour.

VIDEO: George Salazar Sings From LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS VideoVIDEO: George Salazar Sings From LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by Alan Henry - Aug 20, 2019

In the video below hear George Salazar, Seymour in Pasadena Playhouse's upcoming production of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, sing the cult classic 'Grow for Me' accompanied by Emily Marshall (Music Director of BE MORE CHILL). 

AUDIO: First Listen - Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.'s New Track 'War Zone'
by Tyler Peterson - Aug 29, 2013

Detroit Duo, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. are set to release their sophomore LP, The Speed of Thingsnext month. In the meantime, the guys have just released a brand new track - 'War Zone.' The song, which closes out the upcoming album, premiered this morning on Daily Candy. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: Felicity Huffman, Ed Begley, Jr. and More Talk Opening Night of NOVEMBER at the Taper
by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2012

Just in time for the 2012 election, David Mamet's "November" comes to the Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum. The show is currently running through November 4, 2012. BroadwayWorld has a first look at opening night highlights below.

STAGE TUBE: Highlights of Ed Begley Jr, Felicity Huffman and More in Center Theatre/Mark Taper's NOVEMBER
by Stage Tube - Oct 17, 2012

Just in time for the 2012 election, David Mamet's "November" comes to the Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum. The show is currently running through November 4, 2012. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production below. *Please note there is adult content contained in the footage.

STAGE TUBE: Ed Begley, Jr. in CTG's NOVEMBER Campaign Promo for 'Charles Smith'!
by Stage Tube - Sep 28, 2012

David Mamet's fiendishly funny comedy "November," is now playing at the Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum through November 4, 2012, with an official opening set for October 7. The cast features Ed Begley, Jr., Felicity Huffman and Rod McLachlan, as well as Gregory Cruz and Todd Weeks. Watch a re-election campaign promo for November's 'Charles Smith' below!

STAGE TUBE: Geraint Wyn Davies Talks Playing 'Malachi' in Stratford's THE MATCHMAKER
by Stage Tube - Aug 10, 2012

Hilarity and hijinks ensue as the characters in Thornton Wilder's romantic comedy The Matchmaker. Head to New York for adventure and find love instead. The production, directed by Chris Abrahamand and set in the opulence of the Victorian period, began performances for the Stratford Shakespeare Festival's Festival Theatre on May 12. In the video below, Geraint Wyn Davies talks about his character, Malachi Stack, in the festival's 60th season production of The Matchmaker!