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Paul Takacs (he, him) is the founding Artistic Director of The Shop and directed Caryl Churchill’s Love and Information At New York LIVE Arts for Marymount Manhattan College’s Department of Theatre Arts. Other work: New York premiere of David Harrower’s Knives in Hensat 59E59 Theaters, the New York premiere of Philip Ridley’s Dark Vanilla Jungle HERE Arts, the U.S. premiere of Jon Fosse’s I Am The Wind translated by Simon Stephens, and Philip Ridley’s Tender Napalm, both at 59E59 Theaters. Further work: The world premiere of David Pinski’s Yiddish play Professor Brenner and the premiere of a new translation of Peretz Hirshbein’s Yiddish play Carcass both for the New Worlds Theatre Project at HERE Arts Center. He has also directed productions for the Stella Adler Studio and The New School for Drama. BA in Drama, St. Mary’s College of Maryland and MFA in Directing, The New School for Drama.