EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP
Kitt Lavoie - Artistic Director
Kitt has been Artistic Director of The CRY HAVOC Company since its founding in 1997. His work as a director and playwright has been seen in over 150 productions in the United States and Europe. As a director, he specializes in the development of new work, and he has overseen the development of more than 250 new plays with the CRY HAVOC Workshop. Also a teacher of acting, directing, and playwriting, his students have appeared on Broadway, Off-Broadway, and in major films and television programs. Kitt serves as a consultant to a number of emerging New York theater companies, providing counsel on the development and execution of a long-term artistic and administrative philosophy. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from Fordham University and a Master of Fine Arts in Directing from The Actors Studio Drama School. Kitt is a member of the Stage Directors & Choreographers Society, the Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas, and the Dramatists Guild.


Jerzy Gwiazdowski - Managing Director
Jerzy has developed plays with theatre companies both established and in their infancy. He has premiered new plays as an actor (Origin Theater Co, Reverie Productions) a producer (OffBeat Theater Co, MUDasMAN Productions) and as a playwright (LCT Directors Lab, Sonnet Rep). He is thrilled to continue this multidisciplinary approach as Managing Director of The CRY HAVOC Company. An actor trained at the UNC School of the Arts, Jerzy has appeared on and Off-Broadway, in studio and independent films, and in daytime and prime time television. He also works in New York City as an educator, dialect coach, fight coordinator, accent coach, birthday clown, and freelance writer.

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