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Ken Sawyer

 
Birth Place:
United States
Bio:
Ken Sawyer is an award-winning freelance director based in Los Angeles, California. His work has spanned a wide range of venues with projects that include musicals, plays, and experimental theatre. He is a graduate of The Juilliard School where he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts. (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: United States

Bio:
Ken Sawyer is an award-winning freelance director based in Los Angeles, California. His work has spanned a wide range of venues with projects that include musicals, plays, and experimental theatre. He is a graduate of The Juilliard School where he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts. (read complete bio)
 

 

Ken Sawyer Biography

Ken Sawyer is an award-winning freelance director based in Los Angeles, California. His work has spanned a wide range of venues with projects that include musicals, plays, and experimental theatre.
He is a graduate of The Juilliard School where he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts.




Ken Sawyer News

The Road Theatre Company Stages World Premiere Production of BELOVED
by Marissa Tomeo - May 29, 2022

THE ROAD THEATRE COMPANY and Taylor Gilbert, Founder/Artistic Director together with Sam Anderson, Artistic Director, announce the third and final show of its 30th Anniversary Repertory Season, Sam Anderson & Taylor Gilbert starring in the world premiere of BELOVED, written by Arthur Holden and directed by Cameron Watson.  BELOVED will begin previews on Tuesday, May 10; will open on Friday, May 20 at 8pm and run through Saturday, June 25 at the Road Theatre, located in The NoHo Senior Arts Colony, 10747 Magnolia Blvd. in North Hollywood.

BELOVED Comes To The Road Theatre In North Hollywood In May Photo BELOVED Comes To The Road Theatre In North Hollywood In May
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2022

THE ROAD THEATRE COMPANY and Taylor Gilbert, Founder/Artistic Director together with Sam Anderson, Artistic Director, announce the third and final show of its 30th Anniversary Repertory Season, Sam Anderson & Taylor Gilbert starring in the world premiere of BELOVED, written by Arthur Holden and directed by Cameron Watson.  

BWW Interview: Sam Harris' OPENLY GRAY, Openly Happy Photo BWW Interview: Sam Harris' OPENLY GRAY, Openly Happy
by Gil Kaan - Mar 10, 2022

Multi-million selling recording artist Sam Harris debuts his latest show Sam Harris: Openly Gray on the West Coast at the Catalina Bar & Grill March 25th and 26th. I had the opportunity to pose a few questions to this popular and very talented cabaret performer/writer.

Road Theatre Company Presents Twelfth Annual Summer Playwrights Festival Photo Road Theatre Company Presents Twelfth Annual Summer Playwrights Festival
by A.A. Cristi - May 21, 2021

THE ROAD THEATRE COMPANY have announced the Twelfth Annual Summer Playwrights Festival returns to its online format making new plays more accessible than ever.

HAM: A MUSICAL MEMOIR Will Stream in January Photo HAM: A MUSICAL MEMOIR Will Stream in January
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 15, 2020

‚ÄúHAM: A Musical Memoir,‚ÄĚ filmed live on stage, is coming to BroadwayHD, where it will begin streaming exclusively January 7th, 2021. Based on Tony Award nominee and multi-platinum recording artist Sam Harris‚Äôs critically acclaimed book, ‚ÄúHam: Slices of a Life‚ÄĚ, the original stage production was developed and directed by Billy Porter.

Watch the Trailer for HAM: A MUSICAL MEMOIR Photo Watch the Trailer for HAM: A MUSICAL MEMOIR
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 20, 2020

The new trailer for HAM : A Musical Memoir has been released ahead of the film's virtual theatrical and streaming release.

Photo Flash: Chita Rivera, Kelli O'Hara and More at 2019 Dallas Summer Musicals Gala  Photo Photo Flash: Chita Rivera, Kelli O'Hara and More at 2019 Dallas Summer Musicals Gala ‚Ä" An Evening with the Best of Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 8, 2019

On Saturday night, Dallas leaders, philanthropists and lovers of the arts came together to celebrate the magic of musical theatre at the 2019 DSM Gala ‚Äď An Evening with the Best of Broadway presented by PNC.

Dallas Summer Musicals Raises $500,000 For Community Arts Initiatives At 2018 Gala Photo Dallas Summer Musicals Raises $500,000 For Community Arts Initiatives At 2018 Gala
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 9, 2018

An Evening with the Best of Broadway illuminated the historic Music Hall at Fair Park on Saturday night as Dallas leaders, philanthropists and lovers of the arts came together to support the magic of musical theatre at the 2018 DSM Gala.

Photo Flash: ACTORS Co-op ROPE Sells Out Opening Weekend Photo Photo Flash: ACTORS Co-op ROPE Sells Out Opening Weekend
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 26, 2018

Actors Co-op Theatre Company (Ovation Award-Winner 2017 Best Play, Intimate Theatre for 33 Variations) played to sold out houses opening weekend of their 27th Season with the thriller ROPE, written by Patrick Hamilton, directed by Ken Sawyer, produced by Kevin Shewey.  ROPE runs now through Sunday, October 28 at the Actors Co-op Crossley in Hollywood.

BWW Review: ROPE Fascinates at Actors Co-op Photo BWW Review: ROPE Fascinates at Actors Co-op
by Don Grigware - Sep 24, 2018

In 1948 Alfred Hitchcock directed the film Rope based on Patrick Hamilton's 1929 play. Its setting was switched from London to New York, and at least for me, the psychological crime story played out in a very talky, uninteresting manner. The stage play, by the way, is rarely produced. Currently onstage at Actors Co-op, Rope is a fun, delightful romp through a game of murder that perks attention from the moment it starts, and thanks to brilliant director Ken Sawyer and his outstanding cast, it's a riveting and enjoyable evening in the theatre, far, far ahead of that Hitchcok movie. I hate the word p